Destination guide

Travel to friendly Shannon

Enjoy the history and other features of Shannon. Travelers like the bars, university setting and restaurants in this welcoming and walkable city. Skycourt Shopping Centre and Bunratty Castle and Folk Park 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Shannon

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Shannon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shannon Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Ennis Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Adare Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Angela's Ashes Walking Tour (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Red Viking Tours (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shannon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shannon is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arthur's Quay Park (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • People's Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • National Technological Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Shannon

Fly into Shannon (SNN), the closest airport, located 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Shannon?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 50 vacation rentals near Shannon. From 29 Houses to 13 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shannon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Atlantic Airventure: 108 vacation rentals
  • Skycourt Shopping Centre: 107 vacation rentals
  • Bunratty Castle and Folk Park: 103 vacation rentals
  • Foynes Flying Boat Museum: 103 vacation rentals
  • Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club: 109 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Cottages: 13 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 13 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 internet/wifi in Shannon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 22 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Shannon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.