Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Northern Ireland, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at £ 104 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Northern Ireland. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore Northern Ireland with self-contained holiday lets

Welcome to Northern Ireland, a multifaceted slice of the UK cradling vibrant cities, history-soaked landmarks and the kind of scenery that made Game of Thrones location scouts go weak at the knees. Places like the Causeway Coast offer a glimpse of Northern Ireland's wild and rugged side, while urban hubs, like Belfast and Armagh, enchant visitors with magnificent architecture and Michelin-starred restaurants. Whether you're planning a city break, rural escape or a bit of both, Northern Ireland holiday lettings unlock access to exclusive self-contained properties across the country.

History

Historic landmarks near your Northern Ireland holiday let

From magnificent stately homes and neoclassical palaces to Norman castles and Iron Age forts, Northern Ireland is steeped in history. Mount Stewart, set in beautifully manicured formal gardens, is one of Britain's grandest estates. Today, this National Trust property has been restored to the glory of its halcyon era, when its owners entertained the likes of Winston Churchill, Neville Chamberlain and WB Yeats. Infatuated by the past? Don't miss the chance to stay in a living slice of history with Northern Ireland's holiday rentals housed in 18th-century cottages, grand Victorian terraced houses and even the occasional castle.

Things to do

Top attractions near your Northern Ireland holiday rental

As Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage site, Giant's Causeway carries a big reputation. It doesn't disappoint, either, with dramatic hexagon-shaped stone pillars rising from the ocean floor. Want to wake up to stunning ocean views? Snap up one of the coveted seaside holiday cottages strung along the Causeway Coast. Whether you're a diehard Jack and Rose fan or simply want to discover Northern Ireland's shipbuilding legacy, Titanic Belfast is a not-to-be-missed attraction. The immersive experience brings the iconic ocean liner to life, with animated projections, interactive exhibits and a cart ride through a recreated shipyard.

How to get around

Navigating Northern Ireland from your holiday home

How you get around Northern Ireland will largely depend on your itinerary. Cities like Belfast, Armagh and Derry are easy to navigate on foot, especially when you stay local with Northern Ireland holiday rental apartments. Rental cars are an appealing option if you want to explore far-flung destinations, like the Causeway Coast and Ards Peninsula. Alternatively, take advantage of local buses and trains. If you've got the time and inclination, renting a bike and exploring Northern Ireland on 2 wheels can be a scenic way to see the country.

Food & drink

Potatoes and Guinness in hearty Northern Ireland

Start your day right with an Ulster Fry, a traditional Northern Ireland breakfast loaded with soda bread, fried eggs, golden potatoes, crispy bacon, pork sausages, black pudding and grilled tomato. The iconic Crown Liquor Saloon is both a National Trust landmark and a local watering hole. It's one of the best places in Ireland to enjoy a creamy pint of Guinness. Want to stroll home after a night of pub hopping? Belfast holiday rentals just steps from the action put you in the heart of Northern Ireland's beloved capital.

Essential info

A guide to Northern Ireland holiday rentals stays

  • Northern Ireland is part of the UK, which means the currency is British pounds
  • Pack layers, as Northern Ireland can get chilly, even in the height of summer
  • If you're planning on visiting over Saint Patrick's Day, book holiday rentals well in advance and don't forget to wear green from head to toe
  • Browse DiscoverNorthernIreland.com for the scoop on Game of Thrones filming locations, self-guided Belfast pub tours, scenic cycling routes and more

Can I find a vacation rental around Northern Ireland?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 852 vacation rentals near Northern Ireland. From 222 cabins to 543 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Northern Ireland for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northern Ireland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Northern Ireland. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Ballycastle: 113 vacation rentals
  • Newtownards: 298 vacation rentals
  • Portrush: 182 vacation rentals
  • Belfast: 299 vacation rentals
  • Castlerock: 125 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Northern Ireland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Northern Ireland?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Northern Ireland:

  • Ballycastle: 113 rentals
  • Newtownards: 298 rentals
  • Portrush: 182 rentals
  • Belfast: 299 rentals
  • Newcastle: 64 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Northern Ireland?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Northern Ireland are:

  • Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.): 321 vacation rentals
  • Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City): 338 vacation rentals
  • Londonderry (LDY-City of Derry): 65 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Northern Ireland?

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

  • Copeland Islands: 274 rentals
  • Murlough Bay: 116 rentals
  • Giant's Causeway: 224 rentals
  • Lough Erne: 50 rentals
  • Benone Tourist Complex: 203 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northern Ireland listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Northern Ireland

Ballycastle
113 holiday rentals
Newtownards
298 holiday rentals
Portrush
182 holiday rentals
Belfast
299 holiday rentals
Newcastle
64 holiday rentals
Newry
87 holiday rentals
Bushmills
212 holiday rentals
Enniskillen
50 holiday rentals
Coleraine
217 holiday rentals
Ballymena
79 holiday rentals
Portstewart
171 holiday rentals
Londonderry
55 holiday rentals
Limavady
149 holiday rentals
Bangor
264 holiday rentals
Banbridge
118 holiday rentals
Downpatrick
88 holiday rentals
Portaferry
57 holiday rentals
Lisburn
299 holiday rentals
Omagh
72 holiday rentals
Antrim
175 holiday rentals