Destination guide

Travel to historical Cong

Enjoy the history and other features of Cong. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the golfing, horse riding and fishing. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Cong

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Cong 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:

  • Ashford Castle Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Oughterard Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Connemara Marble Visitor Centre (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Claremorris Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Moycullen Riding Centre (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cong

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Cong is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lough Corrib (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Brigit's Garden (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cong

The nearest airport is in Knock (NOC-Ireland West), located 31.6 mi (50.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cong?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 108 holiday lettings around Cong. From 72 cottages to 72 cabins, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Cong?

There's something undeniably charming about country living. If you're a city dweller hoping for a taste of rural living, let us give you a helping hand. HomeAway has 32 rural getaway properties in this destination. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Luckily, HomeAway has tons more options, including:

  • 19 lakeside holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 mountainside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Cong in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than exploring somewhere completely new with family and friends. The best news is HomeAway has places suitable for big groups. Cottage holiday rentals are the favourite option for large groups, with 14 listed here. Properties for rent around here that can cater for large groups include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we offer 69 properties to rent perfectly suited for that size. Book a night from just £47.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 8 guests? We have 60 that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £90 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals to suit 12 people? You'll be delighted to find out we have 27 that'll be ideal. You can grab one from just £266 a night.

Your whole squad will be well catered to when you plan your Cong adventure with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Cong?

HomeAway offers an array of excellent budget-friendly choices. Treat your family to a fancy dinner or extend your holiday with the pennies you save. When it comes to seeking out an amazing deal, the first place you look ought to be Cornamona. Here, HomeAway has 5 holiday rentals at an average price of £99 per night. Another 5 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Rosscahill East. With an average price of £240 a night, you're sure to snatch a deal worth bragging to your friends about.