Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Beaufort

The countryside and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Beaufort. This relaxing city is known for its sightseeing, local tours and horseback riding. 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 Beaufort

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Beaufort a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beaufort Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Dunloe Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Killarney Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Ross Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Killorglin Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Killarney Race Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Beaufort

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Beaufort. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gap of Dunloe (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Purple Mountain (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Innisfallen Island (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lough Leane (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Carrantuohill (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Ross Island (5.6 mi / 9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Beaufort

The nearest airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Beaufort?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 234 vacation rentals near Beaufort. From 72 Houses to 22 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 Beaufort for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dunloe Golf Course: 522 vacation rentals
  • Killarney Cathedral: 460 vacation rentals
  • INEC Killarney: 459 vacation rentals
  • Kerry County Museum: 358 vacation rentals
  • Kenmare Stone Circle: 573 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 72 Houses in Beaufort. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Beaufort include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 118 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Beaufort?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Beaufort. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.