Destination guide

The cosy city of Aran Islands awaits you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Aran Islands. Renowned for its island views, seaside and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Aran Islands

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aran Islands a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Worm Hole (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Lahinch Surf School (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Lahinch Golf Club (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Lahinch Seaworld (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Spiddal Craft Centre (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aran Islands

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Aran Islands. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cliffs of Moher (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Kilmurvey Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Inisheer Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Coral Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Doolin Cave (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Fanore Beach (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Aran Islands?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 116 holiday lettings around Aran Islands. From 59 cottages to 59 cabins, 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.

Can I rent a seaside property near Aran Islands?

Perhaps it's the magnificent sea views, or maybe it's the chance to simply lounge around from morning to evening. But there's just something about a beach getaway that appeals to one and all. There are 32 beachside holiday homes to pick from. Want to give something else a go? See if any of our other properties take your fancy. Our selection here includes:

  • 29 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 26 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 23 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay near Aran Islands in a large group?

Getaways with your loved ones can be a lot of fun, especially when you're staying under the same roof somewhere new! If you'll be visiting with a big group, HomeAway can help you. The favourite choice for big groups here are cottage holiday rentals, and we have 22 available. In and around the area, the holiday rentals that can accommodate bigger groups include:

  • On the hunt for places that can house 6 of you? We have 72 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £77 per night.
  • Require a place for 8 people? We have 46 that will be perfect. The starting price is £90 a night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 5? We've got 28 rental properties that fit the bill. Prices begin at just £64 per night.

You and all your mates will be well catered to when you arrange your Aran Islands holiday through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals near Aran Islands?

HomeAway is here to help you reunite with your nearest and dearest. Offering a broad selection of economical holiday rentals, it won't be difficult to find a cosy lodging to suit everyone. When it comes to finding a terrific deal, the first place you look ought to be Cashel. Here, HomeAway has 8 holiday rentals at an average price of £118 a night. You'll find another 5 HomeAway holiday rentals awaiting you in or around Liscannor. The average price in this area is £145 per night.