In the immediate vicinity are the following attractions:

ENNISKERRY : a pretty Alpine village laid out by Powerscourt in the 18th Century. As well as shops there is a hotel, cafe's, restaurants and a pub.

POWERSCOURT HOUSE AND GARDENS : a world famous 18th century estate with magnificant mansion and victorian gardens.

WATERFALL : the highest waterfall in Ireland and Britian, set in a deer park against Djouce mountain.

GLENCREE : Oaklawn is located at the eastern end of Glencree vally which commences at Powerscourt and stretches 12km to a small hamlet of Glencree. The vally is stunningly beautifull and contains many walks as well as the Wicklow Way.

WICKLOW WAY : this is a walking trail starting in the outskirts of Dublin and going the full length of County Wicklow. Oaklawn is 1.4km from the trail.

JOHNNIE FOX'S PUB : located in Glencullen about 5km from Oaklawn, Jonnie Fox's is a famous 'Irish' pub combining a fish restaurant and live music.