Where to stay around Ireland?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,099 holiday lettings near Ireland. From 2,848 cottages to 1,236 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ireland is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ireland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ireland. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Dublin: 583 holiday homes
  • Donegal: 41 holiday homes
  • Galway: 164 holiday homes
  • Cork: 61 holiday homes
  • Dublin City: 513 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ireland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ireland?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Ireland with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Dublin: 583 holiday lettings
  • Donegal: 41 holiday lettings
  • Galway: 164 holiday lettings
  • Cork: 61 holiday lettings
  • Killarney: 157 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Ireland?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Ireland are:

  • Ireland West Knock Airport (NOC): 83 self catering accommodations
  • Kerry Airport (KIR): 298 self catering accommodations
  • Dublin Airport (DUB): 611 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Ireland?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Ireland. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ireland's Eye: 575 holiday rentals
  • Donegal County Museum: 101 holiday rentals
  • Cork City Hall: 103 holiday rentals
  • Bundoran Beach: 145 holiday rentals
  • Malin Head: 70 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ireland listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental in Ireland your home away from home

Visitors to the Republic of Ireland will find lush green hills, thatched-roof cottages, quaint villages, dramatic coastal cliffs, ancient castles, and a strong Celtic heritage. In the cosmopolitan city of Dublin, visitors to Ireland can explore Trinity College, the Natural History Museum, the National Gallery, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin Castle, the Guinness Brewery, and the art and artefacts at the Chester Beatty Library. Dublin also offers outstanding pubs, excellent shopping, and numerous museums and historical sights.

The city of Galway, in County Galway on Ireland's west coast, is a fast-growing cultural center where guests of Irish holiday rentals can enjoy a wide variety of pubs, restaurants, clubs, shops, theatres and festivals. Historical sights include the 16th century Lynch's Castle and the 14th century Collegiate Church of St. Nicholas. The Aran Islands accessible by ferry, about 30 miles offshore, contain fascinating ruins of ancient forts and churches.

Connemara features spectacular scenery with a rugged coastline, mountains, lakes rivers, woodlands, and a national park. holiday makers in Ireland can enjoy a wide variety of outdoor activities including golf, walking, cycling, canoeing, surfing, sailing, swimming, diving, snorkelling, fresh water and deep-sea fishing, horseback riding and bird watching.

In the southwestern tip of Ireland, County Cork and County Kerry are popular holiday destinations, with over 600 miles of coastline rising to mountains. Activities include golf, horseback riding, diving, sailing, deep-sea fishing, bicycling, and walking.

County Cork is home to the world-famous Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle. Kissing the stone is said to bestow the gift of eloquence. The star shaped Charles Fort was built in the late 17th century. In County Kerry, visitors can visit the 14th century Ross Castle in Killarney, or tour the lovely gardens at the Muckross House.

Whatever your interests, you're sure to find the perfect holiday rental for a memorable holiday in Ireland. Reserve your Ireland holiday rental home today!