Destination guide

The cozy area of Glengarriff awaits your stay

The island views, gardens and parks display a scene truly unique to Glengarriff. This city's bars, lake and boating draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glengarriff

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Glengarriff a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glengarriff Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Bantry Bay Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Kenmare Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Parknasilla Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Glengarriff

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glengarriff is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bamboo Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Garnish Island (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Glengarriff Woods Nature Reserve (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • The Ewe Gallery and Sculpture Garden (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Priest's Leap (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Gleninchaquin Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glengarriff

The nearest airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 29.9 mi (48.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 32.2 mi (51.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Glengarriff?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 323 vacation rentals near Glengarriff. From 170 Cottages to 116 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glengarriff for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Garnish Island: 473 vacation rentals
  • Glengarriff Harbour: 463 vacation rentals
  • Glengarriff Woods Nature Reserve: 465 vacation rentals
  • Catherine Hammond Gallery: 466 vacation rentals
  • Priest's Leap: 495 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glengarriff 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 Cottages in Glengarriff?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 170 Cottages in Glengarriff. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glengarriff include:

  • Houses: 116 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 170 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Glengarriff?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Glengarriff. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.