Where to stay around Killiney?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 543 holiday lettings near Killiney. From 408 apartments to 106 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Killiney for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Killiney:

  • Dublin Northside: 404 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 203 holiday homes
  • Arran Quay: 209 holiday homes
  • Rotunda: 199 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 Killiney?

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

  • Ireland's Eye: 570 holiday lettings
  • Swords Castle: 611 holiday lettings
  • Howth Harbour: 569 holiday lettings
  • Powerscourt Waterfall: 594 holiday lettings
  • Four Courts: 588 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Killiney 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 Killiney?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 408 apartments in Killiney. Our other popular types of Killiney holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Killiney?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Killiney. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Killiney, Ireland, Your Home Away From Home

    Sandwiched between the areas of Shankhill and Dalkey on the coastal outskirts of the city of Dublin is the town of Killiney. Many people love a Killiney holiday as it gives them a chance to enjoy some breath-taking sea views, soak up traditional Irish culture and relax in fairly peaceful surroundings. There is also the benefit of being located close enough to take in all the wonderful sights and sounds that the energetic, friendly city of Dublin has to offer its guests.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Killiney, Ireland

    Visitors on a Killiney holiday will discover that there are plenty of things to see and do during their stay. The area has a small range of outdoor pursuits available such as swimming, walking, cycling, golf, paragliding and sailing. Most visitors enjoy the Killiney Hill Park which gives spectacular views of the surrounding area including the beautiful Dublin Bay. If you make it up to the highest point in the park you will find an obelisk recording the renowned famine of 1741 as well as remains of some of the relief works used by the poor at this time. Within Killiney, there are also the remains of the original church, the Cill Iníon Léinín, from which the village first sprung up.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Killiney, Ireland

    Visitors on a Killiney holiday may wish to venture further afield than the town and indeed nearby Dublin. If so, then an hour and a half in the car will bring you to the perfect Medieval town of Kilkenny. Being a Medieval town, it is not surprising that several important architectural artefacts still remain in Kilkenny. As well as portions of the original stone walls which defended the town, the impressive Kilkenny Castle, which dates back to the 12th century, is still in full working order. Although the castle itself is not open to the public, the well manicured gardens and parkland that surrounds it are readily enjoyed by visitors.

    Weather in Killiney, Ireland

    If booking a Killiney holiday rental apartment is dependent on the weather then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy mild summers and cool winters. A Killiney holiday is very popular during the months of July and August when the temperature during the day can reach a comfortable 19 degrees Celsius. The winter months of December and January see the temperature during daylight hours drop to between 3 and 10 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the town is approximately 21 inches.

    Travel to Killiney, Ireland

    Beginning a fantastic Killiney holiday could not be easier. Travellers can arrive at Dublin Airport (DUB) on the airport which is approximately 27 miles away from Killiney. There are several large air operators who offer affordable, regular flights to Dublin including Ryanair, Aer Lingus, Air Southwest, Flybe and Thomas Cook Airlines. Passengers can depart UK shores from numerous airports including Exeter (EXT), Prestwick (PIK), Leeds (LBA), Stansted (STN) and Plymouth (PLH).

    Activities and attractions in and around Killiney

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

    • Guinness Storehouse (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Dublin Zoo (9.9 mi / 16 km)
    • Leopardstown Racecourse (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Woodbrook Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Dargle View Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • National Sealife Centre (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Killiney

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Killiney is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • St. Stephen's Green (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • War Memorial Gardens (10 mi / 16 km)
    • National Botanic Gardens (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Killiney Hill Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Killiney Beach (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Dalkey Island (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)