Balgriffin is on the northside of Dublin situated around the Malahide road. It is located in Dublin 13, only 7 miles from the city centre. The area has seen many new developments over the last few years, the most well known is Belmayne. Surrounding areas include Coolock, Darndale and Donaghmede, Portmarnock and Kinsealy. Nearby amenities include Malahide Castle Demesne, Howth Marina, Portmarnock Golf Club, UCI Leisureplex and Portmarnock Beach. The area is convenient to the M50, M1 with easy access and the city centre by the quality bus corridor on the Malahide Road.