Where to stay near County Galway?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 691 holiday rentals near County Galway. From 407 Bungalows to 407 Cabins, 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 County Galway is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Galway: 181 holiday rentals
  • Galway City: 32 holiday rentals
  • Salthill: 121 holiday rentals
  • Clifden: 404 holiday rentals
  • Loughrea: 19 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in County Galway! 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 Galway?

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

  • Galway: 181 holiday homes
  • Salthill: 121 holiday homes
  • Clifden: 404 holiday homes
  • Loughrea: 19 holiday homes
  • Roundstone: 261 holiday homes

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 County Galway?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in County Galway are:

  • Galway Airport (GWY): 215 holiday houses
  • Inishmaan Aerodrome Airport (IIA): 213 holiday houses
  • Ireland West Knock Airport (NOC): 71 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in County Galway?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in County Galway. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Eyre Square: 236 holiday rentals
  • Bohermore’s Victorian Cemetery: 230 holiday rentals
  • St. Augustine's Church: 241 holiday rentals
  • Oranmore Castle: 211 holiday rentals
  • The Fountain: 234 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around County Galway 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 homes.

Enjoy a Great Holiday in a Holiday Rental in County Galway

Thinking of spending time with yourself and your family? Then without much ado, plan a holiday in County Galway in Ireland at the earliest. You can either opt for a holiday rental cottage or you can go for self-catered lodgings. County Galway is positioned in the western region of Ireland, and the strategic placement of the county makes it all the more attractive for holiday makers to come and bathe in the scenic beauty of the region.

County Galway Calling

Ireland is a land of beauty and nature and County Galway acts as its peak of serenity. Due to its location, most of the tourist spots are at a walkable distance from the lodging areas. The holiday maker need not wander long in search of nature, as he or she will practically be enveloped by it. The beauty that would fill your senses would be incredible. Opt for self-lodging rental services as they give you the grant to visit or re-visit any area multiple times. In County Galway, there are no barriers to your enjoyment and relaxation.

Reconnect with yourself in County Galway

If you are interested in outdoor sports, you can spend your time indulging in horse riding sessions or games of golf. Count Galway is well known for its 18-hole courses which create a dotted circle covering the zone of undulating park courses till the courses of the coast. The course along the windy coast provides the perfect ambience for a wonderful game of golf or for some relaxation. Holiday makers in search of a bit of adventure can go for trekking around the areas near County Galway and can discover something new and beautiful just round the corner. County Galway also provides holiday makers an opportunity to go fishing, swimming, windsurfing, sailing and water skiing.

Explore nature and history in County Galway

The main tourist attractions of the area lie in world renowned sites like the Connemara, the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren. These tourist zones are at a very short distance from all the lodgings of County Galway and a day long trip would suffice the motive of visiting these beautiful touch points of nature. However, nature isn’t the only factor that makes Galway this beautiful. The historical background of the zone is just as strong. The medieval town of Athenry, the battlefield of Aughrim and the Iron Age Turoe stone strategically placed near Loughrea, are all capable enough to draw and hold tourists’ attention and can blend the strong Irish history with its natural background. Another attraction of County Galway is the presence of ample pubs and restaurants that provide holiday goers with good music and some excellent sea food. The Clarenbridge Oyster Fiesta is another attraction in County Galway. All in all, County Galway is the ultimate getaway, and makes for a great holiday.

Getting to County Galway

You can take a flight to the Galway Airport (GWY) or Shannon, or you can catch a ferry from Swansea and then drive into Galway. Renting a car would be highly recommended for your convenience as, unlike Galway City, the area is rural.