Social Life

At The Four Ferns our residents happiness is our priority.  We are committed to enhancing the quality of life for all of The Four Ferns family.

Our team are passionate about improving the quality of life of our residents and place a strong importance on social, physical and mental stimulation. We deliver exceptional experiences, with a range of leisure activities and external excursions, tailored around our resident’s interests and needs.

The Gardens

The Gardens

The Four Ferns is blessed with extensive landscaped and woodland gardens. The gardens are comprised of a formal Victorian courtyard garden, the woodland trail, the resident’s private garden and the children’s playground. Whether it be an Autumn stroll through the woodland area with grandchildren or cup of coffee with family and friends in the outdoor café, the gardens will form an integral part of residents lives in The Four Ferns.
Social Events

Social Events

We pride ourselves on getting to know our residents and what they like to do.  Then we can arrange individual and group trips to theatres, concerts and art galleries to suit their tastes. There will always be something happening in The Four Ferns fom art appreciation classes, varied musical performances, exercise classes to summer barbeques and family fun days.
The Gardens

The Gardens

The Four Ferns is blessed with extensive landscaped and woodland gardens. The gardens are comprised of a formal Victorian courtyard garden, the woodland trail, the resident’s private garden and the children’s playground. Whether it be an Autumn stroll through the woodland area with grandchildren or cup of coffee with family and friends in the outdoor café, the gardens will form an integral part of residents lives in The Four Ferns.
Social Events

Social Events

Our unique approach to planning social events starts by finding out what our residents like to do. We then arrange individual and group trips to theatres, concerts and art galleries to suit your tastes. Meanwhile, back at The Four Ferns there’s always something happening; from art appreciation classes, varied musical performances, exercise classes to summer barbeques and family fun days.
The Gardens

The Gardens

The Four Ferns is blessed with extensive landscaped and woodland gardens. The gardens are comprised of a formal Victorian courtyard garden, the woodland trail, the resident’s private garden and the children’s playground. Whether it be an Autumn stroll through the woodland area with grandchildren or cup of coffee with family and friends in the outdoor café, the gardens will form an integral part of residents lives in The Four Ferns.
Social Events

Social Events

Our unique approach to planning social events starts by finding out what our residents like to do. We then arrange individual and group trips to theatres, concerts and art galleries to suit your tastes. Meanwhile, back at The Four Ferns there’s always something happening; from art appreciation classes, varied musical performances, exercise classes to summer barbeques and family fun days.
The Arts

The Arts

The Arts will form an integral part of life in The Four Ferns. From residents Art appreciation classes and art exhibitions to gallery visits and local artist talks the arts will be harnessed for the enjoyment of our residents.

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

At The Four Ferns we are dedicated to ensuring residents relax and renew in peaceful surrounds. We provide an extensive range of treatments and classes to assist residents in the promotion of their Health and Wellness. At the Four Ferns the following services are available:

  • Aroma Therapy
  • Hair & Beauty Salon
  • Holistic therapies
  • Massage
  • Manicures & pedicures
  • Facials
  • Physiotherapy
  • Fitness Classes

The Arts

The Arts

The Arts form an integral part of life in The Four Ferns. From residents Art appreciation classes and art exhibitions to gallery visits and local artist talks, The Four Ferns has distinguished itself as a unique environment that harnesses creativity for the enjoyment of residents.

The Four Ferns have recently formed a partnership with Business to Arts, a charitable organisation that enables and supports creative collaborations between businesses, individuals and the arts.

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

At The Four Ferns we are dedicated to ensuring residents relax and renew in peaceful surrounds. We provide an extensive range of treatments and classes to assist residents in the promotion of their Health and Wellness. At the Four Ferns the following services are available:

  • Aroma Therapy
  • Hair & Beauty Salon
  • Holistic therapies
  • Massage
  • Manicures & pedicures
  • Facials
  • Physiotherapy
  • Fitness Classes

The Four Ferns Culinary Program

All food and meals at The Four Ferns are prepared fresh from scratch on-site every day by our Qualified Chef’s and their Team.

Our residents are provided with a choice of meals daily and all specialised diets and special requests are catered for and have the input of a dietitian.

Meals are served in our dining rooms located on each floor. Alternatively, residents may choose to have meals served in their rooms.

Arrangements can also be made if you wish to book meals outside of meal times, require room service for you and family or indeed wish to book a private space for catering with your family and friends.

Our culinary program is intertwined with our Social Activities Programs.

We host

  • Bake Offs
  • Seasonal Tastings
  • Cookie Baking with Grandchildren
  • Make your own Christmas Pudding and much more.

Or perhaps you prefer to join us for our Annual Beaujolais and Cheese Tasting on the Terrace.  Another great idea is to invite family and friends over for our monthly Sunday Brunch program or to join one of our pop-up fine dining restaurant nights.

Our residents can host an Afternoon Tea Service, which includes Sandwiches, Sweats and Treats all served with our classic china tea service.

Our core resident dining program includes Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Tea with three staggered Tea Services. We also feature weekly and monthly a la carte specials such as Banana Pancakes and French Toast. Or for lunch try our Smoked Haddock Fish Cakes or Pan Seared Kilmore Quay Cod.    An integral part of our program is including feedback gathered from our residents and their visitors. This includes hosting our monthly resident committee forum and inviting residents to share their feedback.

Our kitchenettes are open 24/7. Residents and visitors can avail of our hot and cold beverages and snacks. We also provide additional snacks services in our Moms and Pops program. This includes a featured daily treat and flavoured waters.

Our three Tea Services include Hot and Cold Beverage selections with biscuits, yogurts and fresh fruit.

Timings
Breakfast is served between 8:30 am and 11 am
Lunch is served between 12:30 pm and 2 pm
Tea is served between 4:30 pm and 6pm

Local Amenities

The Four Ferns is located on Brighton Road in the heart of Foxrock. The property is just moments away from the wonderful Foxrock Village and Leopardstown Race Course. It is only a short drive to the seaside villages of Monkstown, Dun Laoghaire, and Dalkey.

The Four Ferns is only 11 km from Dublin City Centre. There is a variety of transport options with Carrickmines Luas stop a 5-minute walk away and a number of bus routes that pass directly outside the facility along Brighton and Claremont Road.

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Public Amenities

  1. Cabinteely Park and House
  2. Killiney Hill Park
  3. Bullock Harbour
  4. 40 Foot Swimming
  5. Killiney Beach
  6. Carrickmines Luas Park and Ride

Attractions

  1. Foxrock Village
  2. The Park Carrickmines
  3. Cabinteely Village
  4. Tullow Parish Church
  5. Church of our Lady of Perpetual Succour
  6. Dalkey Village

Activities & Leisure

  1. The Gables Restaurant
  2. Bistro One Restaurant
  3. West Wood Club
  4. Leopardstown Racecourse
  5. Foxrock Golf Club
  6. Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club
  7. Horse and Hound Pub

Transport

The Four Ferns is perfectly located near Foxrock Village with easy access onto the M50 and only minutes away from the N11 which is one of the main link routes in and out of Dublin City. Residents and families can also avail of excellent public transport facilities. Carrickmines Luas stop is a 5 minute walk away and The Four Ferns is located on and near a number of Bus routes that services South Dublin and the surrounds.

DRIVE TIMES (From The Four Ferns)

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LUAS TIMES (From Carrickmines)

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WALKING DISTANCE (From The Four Ferns)

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DRIVE TIMES (From The Four Ferns)

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LUAS TIMES (From Carrickmines)

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WALKING DISTANCE (From The Four Ferns)

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