Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Schull

The area's culture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Schull. Renowned for its university setting, mountain views and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Dun Na Sead and Bantry House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Schull

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Schull a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Bantry Bay Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Glengarriff Golf Club (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Schull

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Schull is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mizen Head (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Mount Gabriel (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Kilravock Garden (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lough Hyne (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Barleycove Beach (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Garnish Island (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)

Where to stay around Schull?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 144 holiday lettings near Schull. From 90 Cottages to 32 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Schull for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Schull?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Schull. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Schull Planetarium: 298 holiday lettings
  • Schull Harbour: 298 holiday lettings
  • Mount Gabriel: 308 holiday lettings
  • Carriganass Castle: 439 holiday lettings
  • Hungry Hill: 564 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Schull listed on HomeAway 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 Schull?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 90 Cottages in Schull. Our other popular types of Schull holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Schull?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Schull. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.