Destination guide

The charming city of Ballyvaughan awaits you

The countryside and parks create a pretty picture of Ballyvaughan. This romantic city is known for its hiking, cheese shops and bars. South Park and Cliffs of Moher are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Ballyvaughan

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ballyvaughan a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium of Galway (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Burren Perfumery (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mountain View Horse Riding Centre (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Leisureland (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Galway Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Gort Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ballyvaughan

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ballyvaughan is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Cliffs of Moher (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Aillwee Cave (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Fanore Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Galway Bay (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Burren National Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)

How to get to and around Ballyvaughan

The nearest airport is in Shannon (SNN), located 29.5 mi (47.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ballyvaughan?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 100 holiday lettings near Ballyvaughan. From 55 Cottages to 32 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ballyvaughan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ballyvaughan? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ballyvaughan. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Galway Tours: 282 holiday lettings
  • Lahinch Golf Club: 248 holiday lettings
  • Lahinch Beach: 254 holiday lettings
  • Dunguaire Castle: 277 holiday lettings
  • Bohermore’s Victorian Cemetery: 274 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ballyvaughan listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Ballyvaughan?

Yes, of course. offers 55 Cottages in Ballyvaughan. Our other popular types of Ballyvaughan holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 55 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Ballyvaughan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 77 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Ballyvaughan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.