Destination guide

The secluded area of Hillsborough awaits your stay

The area's churches and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hillsborough. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its forests and restaurants. Ulster Museum and Belfast Botanic Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Hillsborough

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hillsborough a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aberdelghy Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Malone Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Dunmurry Golf Club (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Balmoral Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Belvoir Park Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • CitiGolf (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hillsborough

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Hillsborough is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belfast Botanic Gardens (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Castle Gardens (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • City of Belfast International Rose Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Carnanmore Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Lagan Valley Regional Park (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hillsborough

The nearest airport is in Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), which is 16 mi (25.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hillsborough?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 192 holiday lettings around Hillsborough. From 65 Houses to 97 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hillsborough?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hillsborough. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hillsborough Castle: 341 holiday lettings
  • St Malachy's Parish Church: 332 holiday lettings
  • Royal County Down Golf Course: 104 holiday lettings
  • Dundrum Castle: 99 holiday lettings
  • Newcastle Beach: 100 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hillsborough listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hillsborough?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 65 Houses in Hillsborough. Our other popular types of Hillsborough holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Hillsborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 160 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Hillsborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.