Destination guide

Culturally rich Drogheda will entice you

Take a vacation to Drogheda and enjoy the area's monuments, churches and culture. Well known for its island views, bars and museums, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre and Hill of Tara are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Drogheda

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Drogheda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Funtasia Entertainment Centre (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Tayto Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Skerries Mills (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Royal Tara Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Killeen Castle Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Drogheda

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Drogheda is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boyne River Valley (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sonairte Ecology Centre (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Ardgillan Demesne (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Drogheda

Fly into Dublin (DUB), the closest airport, located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Drogheda Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Drogheda?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 42 vacation rentals near Drogheda. From 3 Houses to 5 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 Drogheda for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St. Peter's Church (Roman Catholic): 98 vacation rentals
  • Drogheda Station: 100 vacation rentals
  • Beaulieu House and Gardens: 92 vacation rentals
  • Highlanes Gallery: 99 vacation rentals
  • Magdalene Tower: 97 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3 Houses in Drogheda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Drogheda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available
  • Cottages: 14 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 Drogheda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 23 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Drogheda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.