Hotel Near Emerald Park

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Hotel Near Emerald Park

Book your Emerald Park Break Now!

CityNorth Hotel and Conference Centre in County Meath, is the perfect family friendly hotel near Emerald Park (formerly Tayto Park), located only 20 minutes drive away!

Emerald Park is Ireland's only theme park & zoo located in the heart of Ireland's ancient east. There is something for the whole family to enjoy, with thrill-seeking attractions, a junior area, playgrounds, shows and entertainment plus a fantastic zoo which is home to over 250 animals! Take a ride on the wild side; meet some big cats, tigers, leopards, or visit a free-flying birds of prey show. For that adrenaline rush take a spin on the legendary Cú Chulainn Coaster or for those young adventurers why not explore the playgrounds, jump on a train ride, and have rawr-some adventure on Dino Dash. Get ready to have some fun and treasure memories for years to come with the ultimate fun-filled day out at Emerald Park!  

We are excitedly looking forward to the opening of Emerald Park's new experience “Tír na nÓg" which will open from May 22nd 2024! With three new rides including two world class rollercoasters, Na Fianna Force, The Quest & The Celtic Dreamer, you will be thrilled with the pace and excitement of the new attractions. We recommend checking out midweek rates where you can find the best deals and avoid crowds during busy weekends. 

Check out our amazing family packages, outdoor playground, kids cinema club (showing films at 18:30 & 21:00, every school break). 



Emerald Park Opening Hours 2024:

  • May:  Wednesday - Sunday; 10:00-17:00 
  • June: Monday - Friday; 10:00-17:00. Saturday, Sunday & BH Mon; 10:00-18:00
  • July: Everyday; 09:30-18:00 
  • August: Everyday; 09:30-19:00 

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Enjoy a family day out to Emerald Park (formerly Tayto Park)

At CityNorth Hotel you'll be spoiled for choice for family days out. Not only are we located 20 minutes from Emerald Park, we're just 15 minutes from Funtasia Waterpark, and 35 minutes from Dublin Zoo. All of our family packages for Emerald Park, Dublin Zoo, Flynn Park and Funtasia Park include a family pass* and accommodation in a family or interconnecting room with breakfast. We also run a Kids Cinema Club during term breaks to entertain the kids while you're here!

*Please note our Emerald Park packages include admission and wrist bands. Height restrictions will still apply on certain rides.

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Getting to Emerald Park from CityNorth Hotel:

By Car:

We are 25km (20/25 Minutes) drive from Emerald Park via Julianstown & Duleek

By Public Transport:

There is a Bus Éireann bus service from Drogheda Bus station to Emerald Park every hour, this takes approx 45 mins and Leap Card can be used. 

To get from the Hotel to Drogheda, there is a Matthews Coaches bus service every hour, this takes approx 25 mins and Leap Card can be used. 

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Free Parking for all Hotel Residents 


State of the Art Meeting Facilities including Hybrid Conferencing 

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