Holiday Cottages in Ireland

Browse our selection of Irish holiday cottages and properties to rent: seaside cottages, country cottages, cottages full of charm and character. You can also rent your own boat and cruise the waterways of Ireland!

Simply scroll down the page for more details: all the holiday homes we feature have on-line availability, prices and booking facilities.

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Featured Accommodation

Crock of Gold Cottages – Croc An Oir

Ballycullen, Mullinahone, Co. Tipperary.

Sleeps 2. With its own private courtyard and garden, this delightful romantic retreat boasts a cosy woodburner and an unusual loft style bedroom. Guests are welcome to wander through the 100-acre estate and indulge in some river fishing. Cottage Code: W31891.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Fitzpatrick’s Cottage

Ballacolla, nr. Kilkenny, Co. Laois.

Sleeps 4. Complete with its timber ceilings and woodburning stove, this pretty thatched cottage has been carefully renovated to provide cosy holiday accommodation all on one level. Ideally set for exploring the historic delights of Kilkenny and Tipperary. Cottage Code: W31424.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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Lackaroe

Portroe, Co. Tipperary.

Sleeps 4. A charming traditional cottage, with its own private garden, set on the eastern shores of Lough Derg at Castlelough. Lackaroe has been lovingly restored to retain its old-world character, with quarry-tiled floors and loft-style bedrooms. Cottage Code: ZUF.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Harkaway Cottage

Skenakilla, Castletownroche, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, this single-storey adjoining cottage now offers well-appointed holiday accommodation, including a shared games room. The nearby village of Castletownroche stands on the River Awbeg. Cottage Code: W31928.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

Waterford Castle Hotel, The Island, Waterford, Munster, Ireland.

Home of the FitzGerald family since the Norman invasion of 1170 until more recent times, the hotel and golf resort are uniquely set on a private island on the River Suir. Dating mainly from the 15th century, the castle boasts 19 elegant rooms and suites.

  • 15th Century

Killure Wilde Retreat

Gowran, nr. Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Built around a paved courtyard, these two 18th century limestone holiday cottages have been carefully renovated to retain many original features. Set on a working arable farm, the medieval town of Kilkenny is just a short drive away. Cottage Code: W31918.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 18th Century

Ocean View

Derrynane Beg, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 8. In an elevated position that commands spectacular views out to sea, this spacious stone property stands in its own natural grounds. Just half a mile from sandy beaches, Ocean View provides an ideal base for exploring the beautiful Ring of Kerry. Cottage Code: ZGL.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Recess, Connemara, Co. Galoway, Ireland.

Built on a rocky terrace overlooking the Owenmore Salmon River, Ballinahinch Castle dates from the early 19th cenury. The luxury hotel accommodation comprises 40 guest rooms, whilst the fine dining restaurant boasts 2 AA Rosettes.

  • 19th Century

Lake 1

Blessington Lake, nr. Naas, Co. Wicklow.

Sleeps 6. Set amidst the lush green shoreline of Blessington Lakes, these spacious and well-appointed holiday properties enjoy shared use of the resorts comprehensive leisure facilities. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W31644.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Ardura Beg Cottage

Ballydehob, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 5. Set in a wonderfully secluded location just 50 yards from the sea, this nicely designed and furnished cottage has a cosy and romantic feel. Boasting spectacular views over Roaring Water Bay, it is surrounded by a colourful gardens. Cottage Code: YLV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Kilronan Castle Hotel & Spa

Kilronan Castle Hotel & Spa, Ballyfarnon, nr. Boyle, Co. Roscommon, Ireland.

Originally built in the early 1800s for Colonel King Tenison, this luxury hotel and spa sits in 40 acres of parkland on the shores of Lough Meelagh. Offering an indoor swimming pool and fine dining restaurant, just a 45 minute drive from Sligo Airport.

  • 19th Century

Thatched Cottage

Spiddal, nr. Galway, Co. Galway.

Sleeps 6. Boasting stunning views over Galway Bay, this pretty thatched cottage sits on the fringe of the seaside village of Spiddal. Just a stroll away from the Blue Flag Beach, a short drive leads to the historic harbour city of Galway. Cottage Code: W6571.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century