Where to stay around Dingle Peninsula?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 446 holiday lettings near Dingle Peninsula. From 249 cottages to 160 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 Dingle Peninsula is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dingle Peninsula?

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

  • Killarney: 157 holiday homes
  • Dingle: 174 holiday homes
  • County Clare: 355 holiday homes
  • Clare: 417 holiday homes
  • Tralee: 81 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dingle Peninsula! 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 Dingle Peninsula?

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

  • Killarney: 157 holiday lettings
  • Dingle: 174 holiday lettings
  • Tralee: 81 holiday lettings
  • Killorglin: 195 holiday lettings
  • Glenbeigh: 147 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 Dingle Peninsula?

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 Dingle Peninsula are:

  • Kerry Airport (KIR): 297 self catering accommodations
  • Reeroe Airport (CHE): 513 self catering accommodations
  • Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe): 513 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 Dingle Peninsula?

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

  • Kerry County Museum: 366 holiday rentals
  • Dingle Harbour: 382 holiday rentals
  • Mount Brandon: 301 holiday rentals
  • Ballybunion Golf Club: 153 holiday rentals
  • Rossbeigh Beach: 578 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dingle Peninsula 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.

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Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Dingle Peninsula, Ireland Your Home Away From Home


Lying beyond the village of Dingle after which it is named, the Dingle Peninsula is a beautiful part of Ireland in the county of Kerry and boasts being the most westerly point of the whole island. A Dingle Peninsula holiday is perfect for those who are looking to get away from it all and also to get a taste of what real Ireland is like. A Dingle Peninsula holiday rental cottage will provide all of the comforts of home with some of the most breath-taking views which will leave you with some fond memories of your time in this part of the world.

Things to Do on Holiday in Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

Although the emphasis of a Dingle Peninsula holiday is rest and relaxation in beautiful surroundings, there are still plenty of outdoor pursuits to be enjoyed for those who have itchy feet. Visitors can indulge in a spot of hiking, walking, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, swimming, windsurfing, diving, sailing, horse riding and golf. As most of the Dingle Peninsula holiday rental cottages will also offer spectacular views of the hills, rolling countryside and the Atlantic Ocean, this destination is also popular with those keen on painting, sketching and photography.


Places to Visit on Holiday in Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

If you have the energy left or want to venture out from your cosy Dingle Peninsula holiday rental cottage then there are some great places to be explored in this part of the country. One place that is definitely worth a visit is Gallarus in the eastern part of the peninsula. Gallarus is home to Gallarus Castle, which dates back to the 15th century and is one of the very few castles to be built within the boundaries of the peninsula. There is also the renowned Gallus Oratory close to the castle, a religious building made out of flat stones, which is believed to have been erected somewhere between the 6th and 9th century. Visitors can also visit the Gallarus Oratory Visitors Centre where they can learn more about one of the most famous buildings in Ireland.

Weather in Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

If you are now thinking about booking a fantastic Dingle Peninsula holiday rental cottage then you will be pleased to hear that you will be able to enjoy warm summers and mild, wet winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Dingle Peninsula holiday are usually July and August when the temperature during the day can be as high as 18°C. The winter months of December and January still offer reasonable daytime temperatures of between 5°C and 10°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is 44 inches with the most rainfall usually occurring in October, November and December.

Travel to Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

Travellers on a Dingle Peninsula holiday can arrive at Kerry International Airport (KIR) which is approximately an hour’s journey away from the area. Air operators that have regular, cheap flights to the area include Ryanair and Aer Arann. Passengers can leave the UK from several UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), Luton (LTN) and London Stansted (STN).

Sightseeing in and around Dingle Peninsula

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Dingle Peninsula a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Irish Adventures (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Castlegregory Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Waterworld Dive Centre (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Dingle Golf Links (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Drooks Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Dingle Peninsula

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dingle Peninsula is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gap of Dunloe (25.3 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Dingle Wildlife and Seal Sanctuary (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Mount Brandon (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Glentenassig Forest Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Inch Strand (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)