Where to stay around Connemara?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 699 holiday lettings near Connemara. From 438 Cottages to 438 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Connemara is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Connemara?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Connemara. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Galway: 153 holiday homes
  • Westport: 54 holiday homes
  • Galway City: 58 holiday homes
  • County Clare: 349 holiday homes
  • Clifden: 351 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Connemara! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Connemara?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Connemara with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Galway: 153 holiday lettings
  • Westport: 54 holiday lettings
  • Clifden: 351 holiday lettings
  • Roundstone: 248 holiday lettings
  • Doolin: 120 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Connemara?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Connemara are:

  • Inishmore Airport (IOR): 201 self catering accommodations
  • Connemara Regional Airport (NNR): 321 self catering accommodations
  • Inisheer Airport (INQ): 225 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Connemara?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Connemara. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Galway Harbour: 231 holiday rentals
  • Cliffs of Moher: 213 holiday rentals
  • Coral Beach: 255 holiday rentals
  • Dunguaire Castle: 217 holiday rentals
  • Galway Bay Golf And Country Club: 217 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Connemara listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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A holiday rental home in Connemara, Ireland is a wonderful choice for your next breakaway to the County Galway

There are many good reasons to choose Connemara for your next breakaway. The landscape is well-known for being especially beautiful, and the people here are always warm and friendly. The many activities and attractions ensure that your stay will be filled with fun and adventure. Each rental home is very well-appointed, so you will have everything that you’ll need during your stay. You are sure to feel right at home in your holiday rental home in Connemara

Things to Do on Holiday to Connemara, Ireland

Even though the weather in Connemara never gets very hot, and there is quite a bit of rain, you will still find that there is much to do in the out of doors. The nearby beaches, located less than 5 km from Connemara, provide the opportunity for fishing, boating and a variety of other water sports. Cycling and hiking are quite popular here, and the gorgeous scenery makes both of those activities very enjoyable. Golf facilities are located nearby as well. The nightlife in and near Connemara is quite vibrant, and you will find a number of places to enjoy a drink and some music.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Connemara, Ireland

There is much to see whilst on holiday to Connemara. Enjoy spending the day at Connemara National Park or enjoy the scenery at other nearby parks and gardens. Historic buildings, such as Kylemore Abbey, dot the landscape and provide a glimpse at what the area may have looked like hundreds of years ago. Many special events take place here each year. The Ocean Volvo Race is in June, Clifden Auto Week in September and the Connemara Pony Show is here each August. Of course, no visit to Ireland would be complete without a stop to an Irish Pub. Enjoy a pint whilst chatting with some locals.

Weather in Connemara, Ireland

The winters are fairly mild and the summers are never too hot. During the winter the average lows are between 2° and 4° C and average highs are 7° to 10° C. During the spring the average lows are 5° to 7° C and the highs are 12° to 14° C. During the summer the average lows are 10° to 12° C and the average highs are 17° to 19° C. It rains quite a bit in Connemara, so be sure to bring along rain gear so you’ll be prepared.

Travel to Connemara, Ireland

The closest airport to Connemara is Galway Airport (GWY), which is 110 km away. Another option is Shannon Airport (SNN), which is located 300 km from Connemara. You will need a car for use during your stay.