Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Kilmainham

Learn about the unique charm of Kilmainham with a stay in a private vacation home. This city's restaurants, shopping and local tours attract many visitors, and its welcoming and romantic location add to the charm. Local cultural sights include Irish Museum of Modern Art and Kilmainham Gaol Historical Museum. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Kilmainham

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Kilmainham a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guinness Storehouse (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Croke Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Elm Park Golf and Sports Club (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Clontarf Golf Club (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Grange Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kilmainham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Kilmainham is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • War Memorial Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • St. Stephen's Green (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Phoenix Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Iveagh Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • St. Stephen's Green (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kilmainham

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center.

It's easy to get around Kilmainham by catching a ride on the metro at Rialto Station, James's Station or Suir Road Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kilmainham, Dublin?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 9 vacation rentals around Kilmainham. From 6 condo and apartment rentals to 7 studio vacation rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Kilmainham?

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

  • City Centre Dublin: 392 vacation rentals
  • Grand Canal Dock: 249 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Southside: 459 vacation rentals
  • Ballsbridge: 134 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Northside: 322 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Kilmainham Gaol Historical Museum: 578 vacation rentals
  • War Memorial Gardens: 579 vacation rentals
  • Aras an Uachtarain: 586 vacation rentals
  • Ireland's Eye: 556 vacation rentals
  • 1 Thomas St: 578 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kilmainham 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 Condos/Apartments in Kilmainham?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 6 Condos/Apartments in Kilmainham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kilmainham include:

  • Studios: 7 rentals available
  • Apartment: 6 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 7 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Kilmainham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.