Destination guide

The cosy city of Aran Islands awaits you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Aran Islands. Renowned for its island views, seaside and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and attractions in and around Aran Islands

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aran Islands a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Worm Hole (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Lahinch Surf School (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Lahinch Golf Club (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Lahinch Seaworld (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Spiddal Craft Centre (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Aran Islands

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Aran Islands. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cliffs of Moher (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Kilmurvey Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Inisheer Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Coral Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Doolin Cave (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Fanore Beach (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)

How many holiday accommodation are available around Aran Islands?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 113 holiday rentals around Aran Islands. From 60 cottages to 60 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 around Aran Islands is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Aran Islands?

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

  • Clifden: 428 holiday rentals
  • Fanore: 150 holiday rentals
  • Lisdoonvarna: 171 holiday rentals
  • Inverin: 135 holiday rentals
  • County Clare: 690 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Aran Islands! 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 Aran Islands?

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

  • Clifden: 428 holiday homes
  • Fanore: 150 holiday homes
  • Lisdoonvarna: 171 holiday homes
  • Inverin: 135 holiday homes
  • Lahinch: 141 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 Aran Islands?

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

  • Inishmore Airport (IOR): 204 holiday houses
  • Inisheer Airport (INQ): 241 holiday houses
  • Inishmaan Aerodrome Airport (IIA): 241 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 Aran Islands?

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

  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre: 324 holiday rentals
  • Brigit's Garden: 356 holiday rentals
  • Cliffs of Moher: 258 holiday rentals
  • Lahinch Beach: 268 holiday rentals
  • Doolin Cave: 303 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aran Islands listed on Stayz 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.