Destination guide

Travel to friendly Gort

Learn about the unique charm of Gort with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city is known for its bars, restaurants and spas. South Park and Kilmacduagh are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Gort

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gort a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Gort Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Burren Perfumery (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Galway Bay Golf And Country Club (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Turoe Pet Farm (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Leisureland (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gort

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Gort is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Coole Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Burren National Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Woodville Walled Garden (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Aillwee Cave (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • The Long Point (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gort

Fly into Shannon (SNN), the closest airport, located 26 mi (41.9 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Gort Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gort?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 55 vacation rentals near Gort. From 43 houses to 22 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gort for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Kilmacduagh: 229 vacation rentals
  • Gort Station: 193 vacation rentals
  • Coole Park: 201 vacation rentals
  • Gort Golf Club: 214 vacation rentals
  • Kiltartan Hedge School: 200 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gort listed on Vrbo UK 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 Gort?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 43 Houses in Gort. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gort include:

  • Cottages: 22 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Gort?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 35 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Gort. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.