Daffodil Centre - Hermitage Medical Clinic

Our Daffodil Centres provide cancer information, support and advice in local hospitals. The centres are an extension of our Cancer Information Service. We aim to provide a wide range of information locally through our Daffodil Centres, to anyone affected by or concerned about cancer.

You can drop-in at any time during opening hours – you don’t need an appointment or a referral. If you’re not able to visit us, we’re happy to talk to you over the phone or you can write to or email us.


Contact details

Hermitage Medical Clinic
Old Lucan Rd
Dublin 20
Tel: 01-6459832

Drop in and visit us

Your cancer nurse in this centre is Mary Loftus.

Centre information and directions

The Daffodil Centre at the Hermitage Medical Centre is located on the Lower Ground Floor. The opening hours are 9.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
Directions from the City Centre:
  1. From O’Connell Street Bridge in the city centre drive along the quays (westbound) and follow signs for The West / N4 / M50.
  2. Take the exit for the N4 and when on the N4 move to left hand lane and follow signs for Liffey Valley Shopping Centre (this will be the first exit off the N4). Stay on the right side of the slip road.
  3. Once you have reached the end of the slip road you will arrive at a roundabout. Take a right, bringing you under the N4. Please note that once you arrive at the first set of lights the immediate left is not accessible as it will bring you against emerging traffic.
  4. Take the next left off the roundabout and gain access to the facility by taking a left at the next entrance.
The following routes serve The Hermitage Medical Clinic : 25, 25a, 25b, 66, 66a, 66b, 67. Please check www.dublinbus.ie for the most current bus timetables.
Please note that the nearest bus stop to the Hermitage from the city centre is the Liffey Valley Shopping Centre stop. Please take the footbridge to the other side of the road and turn left. The entrance to the Hermitage is approx 800m down this road.
There is a public car park located beside the Hospital which is open 24 hrs. There is a charge for the use of these facilities. The car park paystation is located in the main reception area of the hospital.
Date Last Reviewed: 
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Date Last Revised: 
Wednesday, January 20, 2016