Destination guide

The cosy area of Glengarriff awaits your stay

The island views, gardens and parks display a scene truly unique to Glengarriff. This city's bars, lake and boating draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glengarriff

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Glengarriff a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glengarriff Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Bantry Bay Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Kenmare Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Parknasilla Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glengarriff

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glengarriff is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bamboo Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Garnish Island (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Glengarriff Woods Nature Reserve (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • The Ewe Gallery and Sculpture Garden (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Priest's Leap (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Gleninchaquin Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glengarriff

The nearest airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 29.9 mi (48.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 32.2 mi (51.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Glengarriff?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 324 holiday rentals around Glengarriff. From 172 Cottages to 114 Houses, 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 Glengarriff is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Glengarriff Harbour: 461 holiday rentals
  • The Ewe Gallery and Sculpture Garden: 498 holiday rentals
  • Catherine Hammond Gallery: 464 holiday rentals
  • Garnish Island: 473 holiday rentals
  • Bamboo Park: 464 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glengarriff 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 Cottages in Glengarriff?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 172 Cottages in Glengarriff. Our other popular types of Glengarriff holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 114 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 172 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 25 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 pool in Glengarriff?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Glengarriff. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.