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Find the perfect place for your stay in Galway by choosing from 52 houses, 80 apartments, and other vacation rentals. Vacation rentals provide the amenities you need and want for your family, friends, or furry companion, like cable TV and a washer and dryer. You'll be sure to find a rental that has what everyone needs, including places that are non-smoking or accessible.

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The lively area of Galway awaits your stay

The area's live music and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Galway. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, local tours and shopping. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Sightseeing in and around Galway

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Galway a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Leisureland (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Glenlo Abbey Hotel Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Galway Bay Golf And Country Club (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Ashford Castle Golf Club (20.5 mi / 33 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Galway

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Galway is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Galway Bay (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Aillwee Cave (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Lough Corrib (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Doolin Cave (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Lough Atalia (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Grattan Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)

How to get to and around Galway

Fly into Shannon Airport (SNN), the closest airport, located 40.4 mi (65.1 km) from the city center.

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

Frequently asked questions

What is the best area to stay in Galway when booking a vacation rental?

Book your vacation home in Galway City Centre and you'll be in one of Galway's most renowned neighborhoods. Galway Cathedral and Spanish Arch are two of the big attractions here that'll occupy you during your visit.

How many vacation rentals are in Galway?

Whether you're looking for a country cabin, beach house or something else, booking a Vrbo vacation rental means you'll always have the property to yourself — no sharing with strangers. Our current selection of vacation rentals in Galway is ${propertiesCount}.

What is the most popular type of vacation rental accommodation in Galway?

According to our research, apartments are the most in-demand vacation rental type in Galway. But of course, everyone's idea of the perfect stay differs. Vrbo has vacation homes with every shape, size and budget in mind, so you're sure to find the perfect match.

How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Galway?

The average price for a vacation home in Galway depends on several factors, such as property type, season and length of stay. Whether you prefer a sprawling house with room for friends and family or a cozy condo for you and your other half, just enter your dates of travel to discover stays with unbeatable value.

How much does it cost to rent a beach house in Galway?

Prices for beach houses in Galway may differ depending on the type and size of the property and when you plan to travel. All you have to do is enter your travel dates into Vrbo and how many guests to view your rental options and prices. From there you can use our filters to refine your search results by ratings, amenities and more.

Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Galway?

With 55 vacation rentals that welcome four-legged guests, your happy hound can join in on your Galway getaway. Use our filter tool to browse our pet-friendly vacation rentals and find your pawfect vacation home on Vrbo.

What are popular rental amenities in Galway?

An ocean view, a nearby river and a garden head the list of most popular rental amenities in Galway. Whether you're taking to the road alone, with your significant other or as a family, Vrbo can help you find a vacation rental that fits your style with all the features you'll enjoy.

Are there large group vacation rentals in Galway?

Galway has seven vacation properties that can accommodate 10 or more guests. These stays come with all the space you need to share good times with loved ones.

Are there vacation rentals in Galway that welcome kids?

Bring the entire group together for a fun-filled adventure in Galway at one of our 53 family-friendly properties. Lots of these stays come with conveniences that are suitable for trips with youngsters, like kitchens, multiple bedrooms and pools. Just click on the "Properties good for families" filter box and pick your favorite.

What are the top attractions for families in Galway?

Keeping the kids occupied during your vacation in Galway is a breeze with these awesome family-friendly attractions:

  • Leisureland
  • Claregalway Castle
  • National Aquarium of Galway

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in Galway?

Yes, you can take your pick from eight one-bedroom rentals in Galway. Whether you want a townhouse or a condo, Vrbo's one-bedroom rentals are just right if you don't need lots of room. One of the best parts about having your own place? You won't ever need to share your trip with strangers.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in Galway?

Gather your family and experience complete comfort and privacy in one of the 19 two-bedroom vacation rentals Galway has to offer.

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