Destination guide

Historical Limerick will entice you

Take a holiday to Limerick and enjoy the area's history, museums and entertainment. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as St. Mary's Cathedral and The Treaty Stone. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Limerick

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Limerick a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Angela's Ashes Walking Tour (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Red Viking Tours (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Roller Jam (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Castletroy Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Limerick Racecourse (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Limerick County Golf and Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Limerick

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Limerick 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:

  • People's Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Arthur's Quay Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • National Technological Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Lough Gur (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Lough Derg (25.9 mi / 41.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Limerick

The nearest airport is in Shannon (SNN), located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Limerick Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Limerick?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday rentals around Limerick. From 17 Houses to 13 Cottages, 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 Limerick is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Tait's Clock: 96 holiday rentals
  • King John's Castle: 98 holiday rentals
  • Childers Road Retail Park: 103 holiday rentals
  • The Treaty Stone: 105 holiday rentals
  • Arthur's Quay Park: 104 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Limerick listed on Stayz 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 Limerick?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 17 Houses in Limerick. Our other popular types of Limerick holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 13 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 17 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 13 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 40 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Limerick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.