Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Dingle

Enjoy the live music and other features of Dingle. Well-liked for its seafood restaurants, bars and aquarium, this city is both walkable and welcoming. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Dingle

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Dingle a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Kells Bay House & Gardens (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Irish Adventures (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Burke's Beach Riding (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Dooks Golf Links (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Hillside Haven Pet Farm (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dingle

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dingle is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ventry Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Slea Head (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Dunmore Head (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Inch Strand (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Kells Bay House & Gardens (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dingle

Fly into Killarney (KIR-Kerry), the closest airport, located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 14.4 mi (23.3 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Dingle?

Whatever your vacation needs, you'll find a rental in or around Dingle that's perfect for you. Here are some of our faves:

  • Make use of handy extras like nearby museums and a free nearby fitness center at "A House To Live For - View To Die For". Located around 8 miles from Dingle, this leading option has 4 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • "Stunning Luxury Beachside Home With Spectacular Views Of Ocean And Dingle Bay" is another winner, offering 6 bedrooms, a separate dining area, a boat and more. It's around 2 miles from Dingle.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Dingle vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Dingle?

Your working week will be easier to get through if you've got something wonderful planned for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Dingle:

  • Located around 0.1 miles to the south of Dingle, "Aistear" has everything you need for a short weekend break, including a TV and a kitchen. When you're ready to venture out, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to get to like Rossbeigh Hill Walk and Ballyheigue Castle Golf Course.
  • "Town Centre Townhouse" is also ideal for a whirlwind vacation. Located about 0.1 miles to the west of Dingle, this vacation rental offers amenities like a washing machine and heating. Dunmore Head and Beenatee Loop Walk should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Dingle?

Typically small, affordable and conveniently located, it's hard not to fall for the appeal of a studio apartment. Get cozy in one of these vacation rentals and appreciate Dingle up close:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "A Slice Of Heaven" Deluxe Self Cater Accommodation". This vacation rental is a wonderful base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including a microwave oven and a nearby marina.
  • Alternatively, slip into vacation mode at "Little Cottage Lispole", which offers conveniences including towels and an oven.

There are many sights around Dingle to add to your itinerary. Nourish the culture lover in you and visit Greenlane Gallery and St. Mary's Cathedral.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Dingle?

Just because you only have a day or two up your sleeve doesn't mean you have to spend it in a dull hotel. Take a quick vacation but still have the comforts of home at one of these short-term rentals in or around Dingle:

  • "Town Centre Townhouse" is near the heart of Dingle, which means there are lots of things to keep you entertained. Check out unique sights like Tomies Wood and Killarney Riding Stables when you're not chilling in your cozy property.
  • Wake up, enjoy a coffee and then start planning what to explore around "Park Lane". Parkavonear Castle and St. John's Cemetery should be on your itinerary if you stay at this appealing rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Dingle?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a houseboat, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your special someone off for a few days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Dingle:

  • Put on some soft tunes and chill together at "A House To Live For - View To Die For". Around 8 miles from Dingle, this property has everything you could want for a couple's weekend away, including beauty services and a fireplace.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Stunning Luxury Beachside Home With Spectacular Views Of Ocean And Dingle Bay". Located 2 miles from Dingle, a resort and a nearby bay add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Dingle?

Big groups mean massive fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole squad. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Dingle and spend time with your favorite people under the one roof:

  • Offering space, comfort and privacy, you'll get everyone's seal of approval at "Stunning Luxury Beachside Home With Spectacular Views Of Ocean And Dingle Bay". Up to 14 people can be accommodated at this property which has 6 bedrooms, a garden and an ocean view. You'll discover it around 2 miles to the southeast of Dingle.
  • "Spacious Self - Catering, Great For Large Groups" is another fantastic option. It's around 12 miles to the east of Dingle, has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. An ocean view and a garden are just a couple of things that'll help make your visit more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Dingle?

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can offer, a pool promises the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Dingle and spend your days splashing about. Just remember to take your inflatable doughnut:

  • Pack your swim gear and take your gang to "A House To Live For - View To Die For". There are also lots of other convenient amenities here, including nearby birdwatching activities and a garden.
  • "Light And Airy House In Dingle Town" is the kind of place you go to escape the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. A dining table and free toiletries are also on hand to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Not sure what the weather's like in Dingle? It has an oceanic climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 55 ºF to 60 ºF. If you're searching for more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire selection of Dingle vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Dingle?

A family get-together should be one to remember. Whether you're planning a getaway with the kids or a reunion with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in or near Dingle offer a comfy home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • About 8 miles to the west of Dingle, "A House To Live For - View To Die For" has 4 bedrooms and fits up to 8 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including nearby whale-watching activities and a garden.
  • "Stunning Luxury Beachside Home With Spectacular Views Of Ocean And Dingle Bay" also offers the space you need to live it up with loved ones. This rental is around 2 miles to the southeast of Dingle, and accommodates as many as 14 guests in its 6 bedrooms. Childrens activities and a barbecue grill will help keep everyone comfortable and happy.

When it's time to leave the house and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone entertained and happy. Aqua Dome, Ladies View and Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium should be top of your must-do list.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Dingle?

At Vrbo, we've got rental properties in or near Dingle to suit just about everyone. Here are a couple of two-bedroom options for you to consider:

  • Offering a kitchen and an oven, "Aistear" has all you need for a relaxing stay. Settle in and then venture out and explore the surrounding area.
  • "Firestation House Dingle Town" is another terrific two-bedroom option in the Dingle area. It comes packed with useful amenities like a garden and a nearby waterfront.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Dingle?

Chocolate, marshmallows, cookies and a campfire are the four ingredients you need to make a sweet snack and wonderful vacation memories. If you love the sound of huddling around a fire pit devouring s'mores, browse these properties in or around Dingle:

  • "Little Cottage Lispole" offers a garden, mountain views, and of course, a fire pit. Sing a few classics together, share your spookiest story or just catch up with family and friends at this popular escape.
  • Alternatively, let the dancing flames lull you into a state of peace and relaxation at "2 Bedroom Accommodation In Primorski Dolac". When you're not socializing around the fire pit, take advantage of conveniences like a swimming pool and a kitchen.