Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Kildare

Enjoy the temples and other features of Kildare. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its bars, restaurants and camping. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Kildare

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kildare 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:

  • Lullymore Heritage Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • The Heritage Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mondello Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Craddockstown Golf Club (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Bodenstown Golf Club (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • The Heath Golf Club (13.6 mi / 22 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kildare

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Kildare is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hill of Allen (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Ballintubbert Gardens (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Wicklow Mountains National Park (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kildare

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Kildare Station.

Where to stay around Kildare?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 450 holiday lettings near Kildare. From 90 Houses to 310 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kildare for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Kildare:

  • City Centre Dublin: 516 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 332 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 191 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 446 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 115 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 Kildare?

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

  • Kildare Shopping Village: 28 holiday lettings
  • Hazelhatch and Celbridge Station: 715 holiday lettings
  • Irish National Stud: 26 holiday lettings
  • Castletown House: 735 holiday lettings
  • Kildare Cathedral: 28 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 90 Houses in Kildare. Our other popular types of Kildare holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 310 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 33 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kildare?

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