Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Salthill

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Salthill. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognised for its restaurants, bars and shopping. South Park and National Aquarium of Galway are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Salthill

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Salthill has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Galway Golf Club (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Leisureland (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Galway Tours (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Royal Tara China Visitor Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bearna Golf and Country Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Salthill

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Salthill is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Salthill Beaches (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Millennium Children's Park and Playground (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Silver Strand (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Lough Atalia (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Merlin Woods Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)

Transport to and around Salthill

The nearest airport is in Shannon (SNN), located 40.1 mi (64.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Salthill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 132 holiday rentals near Salthill. From 42 Houses to 44 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salthill for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salthill?

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

  • Caesar's Palace: 263 holiday rentals
  • National Aquarium of Galway: 263 holiday rentals
  • Leisureland: 265 holiday rentals
  • Galway Golf Club: 264 holiday rentals
  • Pearse Stadium: 263 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 42 Houses in Salthill. Our other popular types of Salthill holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 44 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 44 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 44 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salthill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Salthill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.