Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Barna

The beaches and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Barna. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. South Park and National Aquarium of Galway 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.


Sightseeing in and around Barna

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Barna a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bearna Golf and Country Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Galway Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Leisureland (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Moycullen Riding Centre (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Galway Tours (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Barna

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 66°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Barna

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

  • South Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Silver Strand (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Salthill Beaches (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Galway Bay (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Millennium Children's Park and Playground (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Lough Atalia (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Barna?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 164 vacation rentals near Barna. From 47 Houses to 56 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 Barna for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dunguaire Castle: 279 vacation rentals
  • St. Augustine's Church: 286 vacation rentals
  • Merlin Woods Park: 276 vacation rentals
  • Bold Art Gallery: 288 vacation rentals
  • Doolin Cave: 286 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Houses in Barna. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Barna include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 rentals available
  • Cabins: 42 rentals available
  • Cottages: 42 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 Barna?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 146 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Barna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.