Places to Visit

Sheep on a road, Ireland

Sheep on a road, Ireland

To get that true Irish experience while you are on holiday is sometimes a very difficult thing. Not every pint of Guinness is the same in every bar!

Holiday Cottages Ireland have many years of experience in the tourism sector of both Northern Ireland and Southern Ireland and we know that every tourist is looking for something different.

Some of you are wanting relaxation and stress free living, others wild nights out in the nations most popular spots. Many would seek the traditional Irish experience with history, heritage and lots of music while there are those who will prefer the isolation of some of Irelands beautiful coastlines.

Whatever your wishes for your Irish holiday, North or South of the border, Ireland has something going on for everyone.

The spectacular beauty of the landscapes of Ireland has a way of getting into your head, but for many poets, writers and literary greats they have done much more than this.  They are inspiration for their works and in many cases what has made them great.

Ireland’s landscape is constantly transforming as Lonely Planet author Etain O’Caroll told CNN “The … Read more...

Ireland is an island filled with quirky hideaways for you to spend your holiday.  The selection will suit every taste – from a lone lighthouse to historic castles and manor houses, to traditional pubs or a Mongolian yurt.  There is something for everyone on this Emerald Isle!

The lakelands of County Fermanagh now offer stargazing forest domes giving a new … Read more...

Ireland’s Ancient East history spans over 5,000 years and this new touring region of Ireland will bring to you holiday memories to last a lifetime.




Ireland’s Ancient East stretches from the Boyne Valley and New Grange in the northeast and follows Kilkenny’s Medieval mile all the way to Waterford’s Viking Quarter through Celtic curiosities just … Read more...

There are several places in Ireland where you may feel that you have traveled back in time to an era of medieval castles and bloody battlefields, none more uniquely so that the Boyne Valley in Co.Meath.




This beautiful landscape is covered in monastic ruins, ancient tombs and some of the most important battle sites in … Read more...

All over the world Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way is lauded as the longest fully signposted touring route extending to some 2,500km, and it is also one of the most beautiful.

This route which is remote and breathtakingly beautiful is an Ireland of the Welcomes, the Land of the Heart’s Desire, and will fulfil any and all of your Irish holiday … Read more...