Where to stay around Howth?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 523 holiday lettings near Howth. From 404 apartments to 99 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Howth for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Howth?

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 Howth:

  • Dublin Northside: 411 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 208 holiday homes
  • Arran Quay: 211 holiday homes
  • Rotunda: 201 holiday homes
  • Clontarf: 75 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 Howth?

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

  • Ireland's Eye: 572 holiday lettings
  • Swords Castle: 614 holiday lettings
  • Howth Harbour: 572 holiday lettings
  • Powerscourt Waterfall: 592 holiday lettings
  • Four Courts: 591 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Howth 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 apartments in Howth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 404 apartments in Howth. Our other popular types of Howth holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Howth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Howth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental House in Howth, Ireland, Your Home Away From Home

    To the east of the Irish capital city of Dublin, jutting out into the Irish Sea, is the wonderful area of Howth. Originally starting life as a small fishing village, Howth is now a very popular destination for many types of travellers looking for a break away which is filled with activity and culture. With a mixture of residential and agricultural land in the area, a Howth holiday is the perfect way to get a slice of traditional Irish life.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Howth, Ireland

    As well as some spectacular sea views from a comfortable Howth holiday rental house, visitors will find a multitude of activities available on the peninsula to fill up the days on their trip. Amongst the activities available in and around the village are surfing, sailing, diving, paddle boating, swimming, pier fishing, cycling, walking, horse riding, tennis, golf and whale watching. The village also has the renowned Howth Castle sitting on its outskirts. The original timber castle is long gone but visitors can marvel at the 14th century structure which boasts being one of the last occupied castles in the whole of Ireland.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Howth, Ireland

    As part of your Howth holiday you are likely to want to get out and about to explore other parts of the country. A 54 mile journey north from Howth visitors will find the town of Dundalk in County Louth. Dundalk has several great historical sights including a seven story windmill and a couple of beautiful 19th century buildings. The County Museum in the town is housed in a wonderful restored 18th century warehouse and has exhibits which range from the Stone Age right up until the present day.

    Weather in Howth, Ireland

    The weather is bound to play an important part in your travelling plans and so you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy some pretty wonderful weather on a Howth holiday. June through to September is usually the warmest time to have a holiday in the village with a maximum daytime temperature of around 19 degrees Celsius. If you prefer your surroundings to be bit cooler then the months of December, January and February offer up daytime temperatures ranging between 3 and 8 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for Howth is 21 inches.

    Travel to Howth, Ireland

    To start enjoying a Howth holiday, travellers can depart the UK from several airports such as Newcastle(NCL), Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI), Newquay (NQY) and Southampton(SOU). Amongst the airlines offering regular, cheap flights to Dublin International Airport (DUB), which is just over 25 minutes away from Howth, are Flybe, Air Southwest, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and BMI.

    Activities and attractions in and around Howth

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Howth a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Guinness Storehouse (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Dublin Zoo (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Howth Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • St. Anne's Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Sutton Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Portmarnock Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Howth

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Howth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • St. Stephen's Green (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • War Memorial Gardens (9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • National Botanic Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Dollymount Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Ireland's Eye (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Portmarnock Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)