Where to stay near County Offaly?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday rentals near County Offaly. From 14 Bungalows to 14 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near County Offaly for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in County Offaly?

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

  • Kilkenny: 80 holiday rentals
  • Kilkenny: 41 holiday rentals
  • County Clare: 355 holiday rentals
  • County Galway: 692 holiday rentals
  • Limerick: 95 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in County Offaly! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in County Offaly?

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

  • Kilkenny: 41 holiday homes
  • Birr: 23 holiday homes
  • Portlaoise: 15 holiday homes
  • Trim: 40 holiday homes
  • Navan: 61 holiday homes

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

Enjoying Scenic Views from a County Offaly Holiday Home in Ireland

A holiday to County Offaly would be an absolute delight for families who want to enjoy a refreshing family holiday. Its location in the heart of Ireland is one of the main advantages of the destination. However, there will be something for everyone to enjoy here. The awe-inspiring Slieve Bloom Mountains, the scenic plains and the fascinating bogs of Boora and Allen make this a fantastic destination for exploration as well. And the stunning views from your holiday rental or cottage will ensure you have a truly memorable holiday!

Exploring Culture in County Offaly, Ireland

There will be so much to see, explore and experience in County Offaly. Walk along the narrow village roads to see where they take you. From sacred sites to wild bog lands, you’d be spoilt for choice. Music lovers will be absolutely cherish there holiday in County Offaly. The summer has some interesting music festivals to attend. The Bealtaine in May, the ShakeFest at Charleville Castle, the Shannonbridge Midsummer Music Festival in June, The Tullamore International Summer Organ Series between June and September and the Castle Palooza in Charleville Castle in August are some of the main festivals in the region. Alternatively, you could attend the Birr vintage week or Slieve Bloom Storytelling festival. The vibrant nightlife is perfect to unwind and soak in the rich culture of this fascinating region. And the picturesque locales are perfect to sit back and let time pass by as you try spotting the different migratory birds!

Discovering the Natural Beauty of County Offaly

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you’d surely not be disappointed in County Offaly. From cycling in the vast open spaces to walking along narrow village trails, there would be loads to do. Enjoy a relaxing game of golf or settle for a quiet spot and test your luck in catching fish! Rivers such as Shannon, Boyne and Clodiah will give your countless fishing spots to choose from. The Bog Train Tour on the Clonmacnoise railway would be enjoyed by every member of the family! But there will be so much more to see. Visit the fascinating Birr Castle or have all your questions answered at the Science Museum. History buffs will truly enjoy a visit to the Tullamore Dew Heritage Centre. And the Jumping Jacks Fun Factory is perfect for those days when the climate is not favourable. Be sure you don’t miss out on Birr Outdoor Adventure Centre.

Making the Most of the Climate in County Offaly, Ireland

It would be a good idea to carry along a jacket on your holiday to County Offaly. The cool climate can get quite unpredictable at times.

Getting to County Offaly, Ireland

You can fly to Dublin Airport to reach your holiday accommodation in County Offaly. Alternatively, you can take a train to Tullamore railway station or a ferry to Dublin Port.