Where to stay around Schull?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 113 holiday lettings near Schull. From 78 Cottages to 22 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Schull for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Schull?

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

  • Schull Harbour: 289 holiday lettings
  • Barleycove Beach: 206 holiday lettings
  • Three Castles Head: 193 holiday lettings
  • Cape Clear Heritage Centre: 217 holiday lettings
  • Baltimore Beacon: 251 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Schull 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 Cottages in Schull?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 78 Cottages in Schull. Our other popular types of Schull holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Schull?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 25 beach rentals in Schull. You have also many other possibilities in Schull area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 22 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 18 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Schull?

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

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Schull, Ireland your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a fun packed vacation in Southern Ireland should pay a visit to the delightful coastal village of Schull. Located in the south west of County Cork, the village offers many exciting things for holidaymakers to do and see. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs and cottages.

    Things to do on holiday to Schull, Ireland

    Schull has many interesting and scenic places to see with tracks and trails ideal for hiking, cycling, quad biking and horse riding. Many watersports can be tried at Schull such as boating, diving, kayaking, power boating and sailing. There are several beaches close by including Ballyrisolde Beach and Barley Cove with some pleasant spots for swimming. Golf is very popular in Ireland with many 18-hole courses around the country including Bantry Bay Golf Club. Various trips around the islands off the south coast are available as well as whale watching excursions. There is plenty of entertainment in the county with theatres, cinema and an opera house providing a good night out. Schull has a nice selection of pubs, cafes and restaurants with a variety of cuisine ranging from traditional Irish fare to pizzas and other fast food. There are supermarkets and grocery stores here for self catering holidaymakers to buy provisions from. A few shops can be found in Schull from which tourists can purchase souvenirs and gifts.

    Places to visit on holiday to Schull, Ireland

    Schull is located very close to some fantastic places that are well worth visiting including the planetarium at Schull Community College. Some delightful gardens can be viewed nearby such as Bantry House and Gardens and Glebe Gardens. County Cork has many other fantastic sights such as Blarney Castle, Blackrock Castle and Fota House and Gardens. The city of Cork is just under two hours drive away and has two cathedrals, museums, galleries and an opera house amongst many other wonderful attractions. Tourists can also take a short ferry ride from Colla Pier in Schull to Long Island just off the south coast.

    Weather in Schull, Ireland

    The warmest time of the year in this part of Ireland is July and August when the average high temperature is 20 degrees centigrade. Winters are cold with January averaging just a high of 8 degrees centigrade and a low of 2 degrees. December is usually the wettest month of the year with an average of 122mm rainfall, while April and June are normally the driest months with an average 57mm of rainfall in each.

    Travel to Schull, Ireland

    Schull is approximately one and 45 minutes drive from Cork Airport (ORK), where Aer Lingus have flights to various European airports including Amsterdam (AMS), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Heathrow (LHW), Munich (MUC) and Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG). Ryanair also have flights from Cork going to Dublin (DUB), Liverpool (LPL), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Stansted (STN) and Malaga (AGP). The car rental firms 353, Alamo and National, Avis, Budget, Dooley, Hertz and Thrifty are all represented at the arrivals concourse in the airport.

    Activities and attractions in Schull

    Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Schull a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
    • Bantry Bay Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Glengarriff Golf Club (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (16 mi / 25.8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Schull

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Schull is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mizen Head (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Mount Gabriel (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Kilravock Garden (6.2 mi / 10 km)
    • Lough Hyne (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Barleycove Beach (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Garnish Island (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)