Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Londonderry

Come and experience Londonderry and its history, museums and monuments. Revered for its local tours, bars and entertainment, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Local cultural sights include Tower Museum and Museum of Free Derry and Bloody Sunday Memorial. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Londonderry

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Londonderry a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Riverwatch Aquarium and Visitor Centre (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Templemore Sports Complex (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Foyle International Golf Centre (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Buncrana Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Hill Valley Golf Centre (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Letterkenny Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Londonderry

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Londonderry is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brooke Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Lisfannon Strand (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Buncrana Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Oakfield Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Ros Ban Garden (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Roe Valley Country Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Londonderry

Fly into Londonderry (LDY-City of Derry), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Letterkenny (LTR-Letterkenny Airfield), which is 14.2 mi (22.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Londonderry Station.

Where to stay near Londonderry?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday rentals near Londonderry. From 27 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Londonderry is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Derry City Walls: 66 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Free Derry and Bloody Sunday Memorial: 66 holiday rentals
  • Riverwatch Aquarium and Visitor Centre: 90 holiday rentals
  • Castle Gate: 87 holiday rentals
  • City Cemetery: 87 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Londonderry. Our other popular types of Londonderry holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 13 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 13 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Londonderry?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 37 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Londonderry. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.