Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Ahakista

Learn about the unique charm of Ahakista with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Bantry House and Mizen Head are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Ahakista

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ahakista a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bantry Bay Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Glengarriff Golf Club (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ahakista

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Ahakista is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mizen Head (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Kilravock Garden (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Mount Gabriel (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Hungry Hill (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Garnish Island (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Bamboo Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Ahakista?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 121 vacation rentals near Ahakista. From 29 Houses to 6 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 Ahakista for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Barleycove Beach: 193 vacation rentals
  • Kenmare Stone Circle: 566 vacation rentals
  • Garnish Island: 473 vacation rentals
  • Three Castles Head: 185 vacation rentals
  • Kenmare Golf Club: 562 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Houses in Ahakista. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ahakista include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 81 rentals available
  • Cottages: 81 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 pool in Ahakista?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Ahakista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.