Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Arklow

The ocean views and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Arklow. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its restaurants, bars and golfing. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Arklow

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Arklow has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Woodenbridge Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Mill at Avoca Village (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Blainroe Golf Club (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Clara Lara Funpark (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Coollattin Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Wicklow Golf Club (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Arklow

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Arklow is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brittas Bay Beach (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Sculpture in Woodland (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Mount Usher Gardens (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Lower Lake (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Upper Lake (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Arklow

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

Can I find a vacation rental around Arklow?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 55 vacation rentals near Arklow. From 20 Houses to 32 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Arklow for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Arklow Station: 111 vacation rentals
  • Glendalough Tower: 117 vacation rentals
  • Druids Glen Golf Club: 469 vacation rentals
  • Brittas Bay Beach: 77 vacation rentals
  • Mill at Avoca Village: 120 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in Arklow. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Arklow include:

  • Cabins: 32 rentals available
  • Cottages: 32 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 32 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Arklow?

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