Destination guide

Travel to cosy Clifden

Enjoy the history and other features of Clifden. This scenic city is known for its bars, sailing and fishing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Clifden

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Clifden a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Connemara Championship Golf Links (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Killary Adventure Centre (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Clifden

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Clifden. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Connemara National Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Mannin Bay Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Errisberg (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mt. Errisberg (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Dog's Bay Beach (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Gurteen Bay Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Clifden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 444 holiday lettings around Clifden. From 120 Houses to 264 Cottages, 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 Clifden?

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 Clifden:

  • Ballyconneely: 43 holiday homes
  • Letterfrack: 34 holiday homes
  • Cashel: 19 holiday homes
  • Gorteennaglogh: 24 holiday homes
  • Ardnagreevagh: 21 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 Clifden?

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

  • Dan O'Hara's Connemara Heritage and History Centre: 504 holiday lettings
  • Station House Museum: 480 holiday lettings
  • Alcock and Brown Memorial: 480 holiday lettings
  • Alcock and Brown Landing Site: 487 holiday lettings
  • Marconi Trans Atlantic Wireless Station: 487 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Clifden 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 Houses in Clifden?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 120 Houses in Clifden. Our other popular types of Clifden holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 264 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 264 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 264 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Clifden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Clifden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.