Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Kilrush

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kilrush. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Kilrush

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kilrush a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kilkee Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Listowel Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Ballybunion Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Spanish Point Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kilrush

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Kilrush is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Scattery Island (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Kilkee Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Bromore Cliffs (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Ladies Beach (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Men's Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Childers Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kilrush

Fly into Shannon (SNN), the closest airport, located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Killarney (KIR-Kerry), which is 31.1 mi (50 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kilrush?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 117 vacation rentals near Kilrush. From 40 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kilrush for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kilrush?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kilrush. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Scattery Island: 172 vacation rentals
  • Vandeleur Walled Garden: 168 vacation rentals
  • Shannon Dolphin & Wildlife Centre: 169 vacation rentals
  • Ballybunion Golf Club: 160 vacation rentals
  • Lahinch Seaworld: 242 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kilrush listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kilrush?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 40 Houses in Kilrush. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kilrush include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 68 rentals available
  • Cottages: 68 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Kilrush?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 57 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Kilrush. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.