Destination guide

Travel to friendly Leixlip

The countryside and riverfront create a pretty picture of Leixlip. This welcoming and romantic city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. War Memorial Gardens and Guinness Storehouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Leixlip

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Leixlip a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Lucan Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Newcastle Golf Centre (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Hermitage Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Grange Castle Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leixlip

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Leixlip is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • War Memorial Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • St. Stephen's Green (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Corkagh Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Phoenix Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Tymon Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Leixlip

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Leixlip Louisa Bridge Station or Leixlip Confey Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Leixlip?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 361 holiday lettings around Leixlip. From 76 houses to 265 flats & apartments, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Leixlip?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Leixlip:

  • City Centre Dublin: 400 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 257 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 140 holiday homes
  • Dublin Southside: 467 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 329 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Leixlip? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Leixlip. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Leixlip Confey Station: 617 holiday lettings
  • Leixlip Louisa Bridge Station: 619 holiday lettings
  • Tayto Park: 553 holiday lettings
  • Tallaght Stadium: 590 holiday lettings
  • Citywest Convention Centre: 590 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Leixlip listed on 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 Leixlip?

Yes, of course. offers 76 Houses in Leixlip. Our other popular types of Leixlip holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 265 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 268 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leixlip?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Leixlip. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.