Dublin’s urban watersports centre

One of Dublin’s No. 1 watersport centres located in the heart of the Dublin Docklands. Learn to paddleboard, windsurf and kayak, join a SUP yoga session or rent a paddleboard or kayak and explore the Grand Canal Dock on your own. All equipment provided or available to hire, you only need swimwear and a towel.

Facilities include changing rooms, showers, toilets and lockers for valuables, all free of charge. Located only a short stroll away from O’Connell Bridge and close to the Grand Canal Dock DART or The Point LUAS station. Or hop on a Dublin City bike, the nearest station is only 100 meters away.

  • Learn to paddleboard, windsurf and kayak
  • Join a SUP yoga session
  • Explore the Grand Canal Dock

Opening Times

Daily April to October 10:00-20:00

Please see website for further details



Admission Prices

See www.surfdock.ie for rental and lesson details

Useful Information

Picnic area, coffee & snacks, fully equipped watersports shop for wetsuits & more.

Limited free parking available on site, on street pay-parking nearby


Getting There

Approach Grand Canal Dock from South Dock Road (off Ringsend Road).
Go through the gates and follow cobblestones 150m to the left


Map Location: 53.342642, -6.232305
Contact Surfdock Watersports

South Dock Road Grand Canal Dockyard Ringsend, Dublin 4, Ireland

T: +353 (0)1 664 3883
E: shop@surfdock.ie
‘Your Daily Adventure’ is Ireland’s #1 Visitor Guide… by Smiles! It’s also FREE.

‘Your Daily Adventure’ is loved by visitors. There is so much to enjoy, we’ve had to create six regional editions to cover every part of Ireland.

Each FREE edition is packed with up-to-date information on all there is to do, see and enjoy around Ireland.  Watch out for them in your travels, or ask for them by name ‘Your Daily Adventure’. They are stocked in most places visitors’ frequent – particularly visitor-friendly accommodation!