Destination guide

Travel to charming Holywood

Learn about the unique charm of Holywood with a stay in a holiday home rental. Revered for its shopping, restaurants and spas, this city is both romantic and relaxing. Titanic Belfast and Odyssey Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Holywood

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

  • Holywood Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Royal Belfast Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Knock Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Pirates Adventure Golf (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Blackwood Golf Centre (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Odyssey Complex (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Holywood

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Holywood is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belfast Botanic Gardens (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Redburn Country Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Crawfordsburn Country Park (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cave Hill Country Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Dover Street Millennium Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Marine Gardens Coastal Walk (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Holywood

The nearest airport is in Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), which is 16.1 mi (25.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Holywood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 291 holiday lettings around Holywood. From 99 Houses to 166 Flats, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Holywood?

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

  • Redburn Country Park: 358 holiday lettings
  • Ulster Folk and Transport Museum: 347 holiday lettings
  • Killyleagh Castle: 331 holiday lettings
  • Copeland Islands: 303 holiday lettings
  • Crawfordsburn Country Park: 331 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 99 Houses in Holywood. Our other popular types of Holywood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 166 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 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 internet/wifi in Holywood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 249 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Holywood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.