Irish Country Cottages


Looking to book an Irish country cottage? From dog friendly rentals to coastal retreats, find a great selection of holiday cottages in Ireland to rent on Country Cottages Online.

Why Book a Country Cottage Holiday to Ireland?

Ireland is a country with a rich history and a strong sense of myth and legend. This makes Ireland a fascinating destination for a country cottage holiday. Add to this friendly people, great music and a beautiful countryside dotted with pretty crofters cottages and you have a great destination for a relaxed self catering break.

Some of Ireland's best known sights include the Ring of Kerry, the Giant's Causeway, its National Parks and the beautiful cities of Dublin or Belfast.

Ireland is known to be a relaxing place to take a holiday, and is ideal for a relaxed break in the countryside. The Irish are renowned for their sense of humour, and with more space and less people in many parts of Ireland, the scene is set for a laid back holiday. If you love history, you should enjoy a break in Ireland. The historic buildings of Ireland include castles, stately homes and there are also a number of interesting stone circles that you can visit.

With many of the places of interest in Ireland, you will also get the opportunity to learn about the legend surrounding these places which can very much add to the enjoyment of your stay. If instead of taking it easy on a self-catering break you want to be active you will find that there are plenty of activities to enjoy in Ireland. Ireland is known for excellent opportunities for horse riding, fishing and angling. Golfing is another popular pastime in Ireland and there are a large number of courses.

What is the Best Place in Ireland for a Cottage Break?

The different parts of Ireland that are possible to visit on a self-catering holiday include Northern Ireland, the West of Ireland, the East Coast and the South Coast in Southern Ireland, as well as many rural areas. The different parts of Ireland each have their own unique gems, from peaceful beaches, quiet villages to high cliffs where the Atlantic crashes against the land, Ireland has something for all tastes. Wherever in Ireland you decide to go on a cottage holiday, by and large, you can expect a warm welcome and to be charmed by the people and this beautiful land.

Popular Searches for Holiday Cottages in Ireland

There are many different types of self-catering accommodation available in Ireland. Ireland has a variety of different options to suit various budgets and tastes. There are holiday bungalows, country cottages nestled in the countryside, coastal cottages by the sea, Irish dog-friendly rentals, romantic hideaways and even mansion houses. If your budget will stretch to it how about renting a luxury Irish country cottage with onsite leisure facilities such as a hot tub or a pool?

Cottage owners or agencies can let you know about all that their accommodation has to offer and can often also give you lots of useful information about the local area, things to do and places to see.

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