Destination guide

The remote city of Oughterard awaits you

The lake, parks and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Oughterard. This relaxing city allures visitors with its fishing and golfing. South Park and Galway Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Oughterard

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Oughterard a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (15.4 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Oughterard Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Ashford Castle Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Connemara Marble Visitor Centre (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Moycullen Riding Centre (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Bearna Golf and Country Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oughterard

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Oughterard is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Lough Corrib (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Brigit's Garden (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Spiddal Beach (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Silver Strand (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Millennium Children's Park and Playground (15 mi / 24.2 km)

How many vacation rentals are available around Oughterard, IE?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals around Oughterard. From 21 house rentals to 73 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Oughterard?

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

  • Lough Corrib: 319 vacation rentals
  • Quiet Man Bridge: 373 vacation rentals
  • Glengowla Mines: 354 vacation rentals
  • Aughnanure Castle: 312 vacation rentals
  • Brigit's Garden: 318 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 21 Houses in Oughterard. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oughterard include:

  • Cottages: 73 rentals available
  • Cabins: 73 rentals available
  • Country houses: 2 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 57 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Oughterard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.