Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Salthill

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Salthill. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its restaurants, bars and shopping. South Park and National Aquarium of Galway are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Salthill

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Salthill has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Galway Golf Club (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Leisureland (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Galway Tours (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Royal Tara China Visitor Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bearna Golf and Country Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Salthill

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Salthill is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Salthill Beaches (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Millennium Children's Park and Playground (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Silver Strand (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Lough Atalia (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Merlin Woods Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Salthill

The nearest airport is in Shannon (SNN), located 40.1 mi (64.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Salthill?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 162 vacation rentals near Salthill. From 40 Bungalows to 40 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Salthill for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Galway Golf Club: 302 vacation rentals
  • Leisureland: 302 vacation rentals
  • Caesar's Palace: 301 vacation rentals
  • National Aquarium of Galway: 300 vacation rentals
  • Pearse Stadium: 301 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Salthill 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 Bungalows in Salthill?

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

  • Cottages: 40 rentals available
  • Houses: 49 rentals available
  • Cabins: 40 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Salthill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Salthill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.