Where are you located?
The Killakee Christmas Tree Farm is nestled in the foothills of the Dublin mountains in Rathfarnham, Dublin 16 near the Hellfire Club. Find directions here.
When are you open?
Take a look at our complete opening hours here. Like us on Instagram or Facebook to follow any updates. Note you will need to pre-book a slot for your visit.
Why do I need to book a time slot for my visit?
The time slot booking allows for a relaxed, hassle free visit to the farm. It means we can minimise queuing time, have enough parking available and sufficient Christmas Trees for everyone who visits the farm.
How do I book a time slot for my visit?
Visit our website christmastreefarm.ie and click on Book Now. This will bring you to the page where you can select the date and time you would like to visit the farm.
When is ‘Pick your own tree’ in the forest available?
Forest cutting is only available during daytime hours (last time slot for forest cutting is 3:30pm). A wide selection of fresh pre-cut trees are available for evening farm visits.
What does my time slot mean?
The time slot you have reserved indicates the time slot within which you can arrive at the farm. Please make sure you arrive during your time slot window as late arrivals may be refused entry. You are welcome to enjoy your visit to the farm for up to 90 minutes. This allows us to ensure you have a leisurely and safe visit and for us to welcome as many people to the farm as safely as we can. Please arrive on time (not early or late) to avoid a build-up of visitors and possible delays.
Is it 1 time slot per family?
Please book 1 slot per household – you are welcome to purchase more than 1 tree per household and to bring up to 2 cars per household. If for example you normally visit with your sibling’s family and your parents then please book 3 slots as this is 3 households. You do not need 1 time slot per person, it’s 1 per family.
How many slots should I book?
Please book 1 slot per household – you are welcome to purchase more than 1 tree per household and to bring up to 2 cars per household. If for example you normally visit with your sibling’s family and your parents then please book 3 slots as this is 3 households.
How many cars can I bring?
You are welcome to bring up to 2 cars per 1 slot booked.
How many trees can I buy?
You are welcome to buy as many trees as you wish but please remember to book 1 slot per household.
What do I do if I need to cancel my booking?
Can I turn up at the farm without a booking?
Please do not turn up at the farm without a booking as you will not be allowed to enter. The booking system will be constantly kept up to date so please visit our website christmastreefarm.ie to plan your visit and check time slot availability.
Do you have parking?
Yes, we offer ample parking and a collection area so you don’t have to walk too far with your tree.
How much are the trees?
What types of Christmas Trees do you have?
We grow Nordmann Fir and Noble Fir trees at the Killakee Christmas Tree farm. Read more about our trees here.
How does a visit to the Killakee Christmas Tree Farm work?
A visit to the Killakee Christmas Tree Farm to pick your perfect Christmas Tree from our forest is a very special experience. Take a look at what you can expect on your visit here.
How can I pay?
We accept both cash and card at Killakee Christmas Tree Farm. We do not accept cheques.
Do you sell Christmas Wreaths?
Yes, we offer a wide selection of both medium and large wreaths handmade at our farm. Find out more about our handmade wreaths here.
Do you sell stands for Christmas Trees?
Yes, we offer twist in stands and water-based stands. We recommend water-based stands to prolong the life of your tree. We can trim the base or drill a hole in the base of your tree so your tree fits into the stand you will be using.
How can we transport our tree home?
At the Killakee Christmas Tree Farm we can net your tree for you (except very large trees) for ease of transportation. We have helpful staff on hand to assist you with securing your tree in the boot of your car or on the roof. Read more about Transporting your tree here.
Do you offer a delivery and collection service?
Unfortunately we do not provide a delivery or collection service. We have very helpful staff who can help to secure your Christmas Tree to your car.
How do we care for our tree?
Keeping your tree hydrated is key to prolonging its freshness right through the Christmas season. Take a look at our tips on caring for your tree here.
What do we do with our tree after Christmas?
The county councils do a great job of recycling Christmas Trees turning them into mulch for the flowerbeds of the parks around Dublin. Take a look at where you can bring your tree to be recycled here.
How long can I stay at the farm?
You are welcome to enjoy your visit to the farm for up to 90 minutes. This enables us to welcome as many people to the farm as safely as we can. Please arrive on time (not early or late) to avoid a build-up of visitors and possible delays.
Can I bring my dog to the farm?
Dogs on leads at welcome at the farm, please make sure you clean up after your dog.
How do I change my time slot?