Destination guide

The friendly area of Castlebar awaits your stay

Come and experience Castlebar and its theater scene, festivals and entertainment. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, restaurants and spas. If you're looking for accommodations 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 Castlebar

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Castlebar has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balla Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Westport Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Tir na nOg Fun Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Claremorris Golf Club (16.1 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castlebar

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Castlebar is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clew Bay Archaeological Trailhead (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Brackloon Wood (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Croagh Patrick Visitor Centre (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bertra Beach (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Croagh Patrick (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Clew Bay (18 mi / 28.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Castlebar

The nearest airport is in Knock (NOC-Ireland West), located 20.2 mi (32.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Castlebar Station.

Where to stay around Castlebar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Castlebar. From 13 Houses to 4 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 Castlebar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Castlebar Station: 158 vacation rentals
  • TF Royal Theatre and Event Centre: 160 vacation rentals
  • McHale Park: 157 vacation rentals
  • Westport Station: 183 vacation rentals
  • Ashford Castle: 180 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Castlebar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Castlebar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 44 rentals available
  • Cottages: 44 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 Castlebar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 39 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Castlebar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.