Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Headford getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Headford with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. South Park and Galway Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Headford

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Headford 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:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Oughterard Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Ashford Castle Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Connemara Marble Visitor Centre (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Moycullen Riding Centre (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Bearna Golf and Country Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Headford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Headford is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Brigit's Garden (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Lough Corrib (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Millennium Children's Park and Playground (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Lough Atalia (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Merlin Woods Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Headford

The nearest airport is in Knock (NOC-Ireland West), located 33.9 mi (54.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Headford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 83 holiday rentals around Headford. From 17 holiday houses to 5 flats & 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 around Headford is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Bold Art Gallery: 284 holiday rentals
  • Brigit's Garden: 353 holiday rentals
  • Eyre Square: 281 holiday rentals
  • Glenlo Abbey Hotel Golf Course: 296 holiday rentals
  • Galway Cathedral: 281 holiday rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 50 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 50 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 Headford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 57 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Headford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.