Destination guide

The charming city of Ballyvaughan awaits you

The countryside and parks create a pretty picture of Ballyvaughan. This romantic city is known for its hiking, cheese shops and bars. South Park and Cliffs of Moher are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Ballyvaughan

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ballyvaughan a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Burren Perfumery (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Leisureland (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Galway Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Gort Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ballyvaughan

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ballyvaughan is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Cliffs of Moher (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Aillwee Cave (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Fanore Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Galway Bay (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Burren National Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ballyvaughan

The nearest airport is in Shannon (SNN), located 29.5 mi (47.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ballyvaughan?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 100 vacation rentals near Ballyvaughan. From 36 Houses to 6 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 Ballyvaughan for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cliffs of Moher: 217 vacation rentals
  • Dunguaire Castle: 264 vacation rentals
  • St. Augustine's Church: 276 vacation rentals
  • Merlin Woods Park: 267 vacation rentals
  • Bold Art Gallery: 277 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 Houses in Ballyvaughan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ballyvaughan include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 54 rentals available
  • Cottages: 54 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 Ballyvaughan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 78 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Ballyvaughan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.