The village of Sutton is situated 3km away on the city side of Howth Head. Shopping here consists of a supermarket, boutiques, pharmacies, beauty salons, newsagents, jewelers, banks, and a hotel. A further 5-minute drive from Sutton is Howth which has an array of shops, restaurants, and a beautiful harbor.
Sutton is approximately a 25-minute drive from Dublin city center and is serviced by a bus and rail service. Dublin airport is a 25-minute drive away.
The Martello Tower is located at Red Rock Sutton, an area that gets its name from the red sandstone topography of the locality. It was the first Tower built on the North side of Dublin and is located 12 km from Dublin’s city center.