Half Term Breaks in Ireland

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Ireland Half Term Cottages

  • Last Minute Cottages - Willowbrook Cottage
  • Donegal

    Willowbrook Cottage

    Ref: S5872

    Reviews 16

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    The village of Askill in County Leitrim is very close to the border with County Donegal, including the town of Bundoran, and also close to the UK border into Northern Ireland.

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    £79

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Gortagown Cottage
  • Sneem

    Gortagown Cottage

    Ref: S42489

    Reviews 15

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    The village of Sneem is situated between the towns of Kenmare and Waterville, and on the route of the Kerry Way. The village has shops, pubs and a number of cosy tea rooms, along with rows of brightly coloured houses.

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    £48

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  • Last Minute Cottages - John's Dairy @ Boolakennedy
  • Caher

    John's Dairy @ Boolakennedy

    Ref: S668466

    Reviews 1

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    Cahir, as one of County Tipperary's heritage towns, serves as a popular starting point for visitors eager to explore the surrounding area. Cahir Castle, a beautifully preserved defence castle, is located there on the banks of the River Suir. The...

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    £141

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  • Last Minute Cottages - 1 Closheen Lane
  • 2

    Rosscarbery

    1 Closheen Lane

    Ref: S361868

    Reviews 17

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    5
    Rosscarbery is a wonderful town, set just a stone’s throw away from the beautiful coast of Ireland. Complemented by a good selection of pubs, restaurants and well-stocked stores, visitors will find all their self-catering needs covered. Skibbereen...

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    £68

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Annie's Cottage
  • Castlebar

    Annie's Cottage

    Ref: S40402

    Reviews 17

    3
    5
    Belcarra is an attractive village situated close to the bustling town of Castlebar in County Mayo. Belcarra has been awarded the Tidy Towns award on many occasions and is situated on the Manulla River, which is a tributary of the River Moy. For...

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    £130

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Millfield
  • Killarney

    Millfield

    Ref: S4918

    Reviews 20

    3
    5
    Kenmare is a pretty town set on Kenmare Bay, overlooking the glittering Atlantic Ocean. This area is filled with lovely scenery, good beaches, and fascinating wildlife, making Kenmare a great base for exploring the surrounding region. The town...

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    £111

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Oak Wood House
  • Killarney

    Oak Wood House

    Ref: S45362

    Reviews 25

    3
    6
    The town of Kenmare in County Kerry is situated overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The town is full of character with winding streets, farmers' markets, artists' galleries, little boutiques and wonderful restaurants. Within driving distance is the...

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    £76

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Sound Cottage
  • 2

    Westport

    Sound Cottage

    Ref: S5510

    Reviews 14

    3
    6
    At 57 square miles, Achill is the largest island of Ireland, and lies off the west coast, in County Mayo. The island is linked to the mainland by the Michael Davitt Bridge, making it easily accessible. Boasting five Blue Flag beaches, Achill has...

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    £57

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Ring of Kerry Golf Club Cottage
  • Kenmare

    Ring of Kerry Golf Club Cottage

    Ref: S37220

    Reviews 23

    3
    6
    A picturesque town situated on the stunning Bay of Kenmare, overlooking the Atlantic. Beautiful beaches, wildlife and lovely scenery abound here. The coastline is rugged with sandy beaches nearby, while pebble beaches surround the bay. Kenmare is...

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    £85

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Stone Cottage
  • Scarriff

    Stone Cottage

    Ref: S271252

    Reviews 10

    3
    6
    Nestled between Ballinskelligs Bay and Lough Currane, sits Waterville, the premier coastal tourist centre on the Ring of Kerry. Surrounded by mountains and lakeland, Waterville also offers a fine sandy beach, two golf courses, one being a...

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    £112

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Lakeview  Retreat
  • Portroe

    Lakeview Retreat

    Ref: S820791

    3
    6
    Portroe is a scenic, countryside village in the townland of Garrykennedy, County Tipperary. The village, named An Port Rua in Irish meaning 'the red port', is close to the shores of Lough Derg and has a selection of nearby attractions including...

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    £94

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Shannagh
  • Portsalon

    Shannagh

    Ref: S696854

    Reviews 1

    3
    6
    Resting on the western bank of Lough Swilly is the tiny seaside resort of Portsalon, home to one of Ireland’s top golf courses. Portsalon makes for a wonderful base for exploring the Fanad Peninsula, and boasts a picturesque harbour at...

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    £72

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Moorhen House
  • 2

    Loughanure

    Moorhen House

    Ref: S842200

    3
    6
    The lovely, coastal village of Annagry is located in West Donegal, close to Donegal Airport. Boasting an award winning Blue Flag sandy beach and a traditional thatched pub, it is an ideal location for discovering this part of Ireland. Charter a...

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    £120

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Calvey's Cottage
  • Newport

    Calvey's Cottage

    Ref: S855405

    3
    6
    The popular town of Westport offers a wide range of shops, restaurants, pubs and bars, and is alive with traditional music and rich Irish heritage. There are also good fishing rivers and lakes within easy reach, including the Erriff River,...

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    £87

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Errisbeg
  • 2

    Clifden

    Errisbeg

    Ref: S6393

    Reviews 6

    3
    6
    The tiny hamlet of Ballyconneely has played witness to significant achievements in history. In 1919 Alcock and Brown landed just two miles away after completing the first ever transatlantic flight. The landing was close to the Marconi Wireless...

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    £57

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Starbay House
  • 1

    Eyeries

    Starbay House

    Ref: S223303

    Reviews 3

    3
    6
    Eyeries is a village and townland in County Cork, Ireland, resting on the Beara Peninsula. It has a small choice of pubs/restaurants for your amenities, as well as a convenience store for picking up any last-minute essentials. Visit any one of the...

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    £119

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cluaincarraig
  • 1

    Kilkelly

    Cluaincarraig

    Ref: S216921

    Reviews 6

    3
    6
    Kilketty is a village resting in County Mayo, Ireland, close to the Trumoge River. Make sure you visit the nearby town of Claremorris for some pubs and shops, its 18-hole golf course and a number of rivers and lakes with ample opportunities for...

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    £76

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Kincasslagh
  • 1

    Kincaslough

    Kincasslagh

    Ref: S776621

    Reviews 2

    3
    6
    The village of Abbey is situated 7 miles west of Portumna and 11 miles from Loughrea, south east of Galway city on the northern shore of Lough Rea. County Galway’s winner, for three years running, of Ireland’s Tidy Towns competition, the village...

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    £68

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Ballyboy View
  • Manorhamilton

    Ballyboy View

    Ref: S700720

    2
    6
    The cultural town of Manorhamilton lies in the north of County Leitrim, in the centre of the North Leitrim Glens, a region which is renowned for its hill walking. There is a wide choice of pubs and eateries in the town, and the area as a whole is...

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    £66

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  • Last Minute Cottages - James Neills Cottage
  • 1

    Letterkenny

    James Neills Cottage

    Ref: S854348

    3
    6
    This quaint village is located in County Donegal, Ireland, and is a perfect home base for anyone looking to explore the area's attractions. Downings is a well-liked tourist destination with a small selection of restaurants, a buzzing bar, and a...

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    £67

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  • Last Minute Cottages - TIGH BHRID
  • Ballinrolla

    TIGH BHRID

    Ref: S842474

    3
    6
    Ventry, County Kerry, is a small village made up of two centres, both with a pub and shop and linked by the arch of Ventry Harbour. The sheltered harbour and three miles of sandy beach make this area perfect for a seaside holiday, so whether it's...

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    £74

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  • Last Minute Cottages - House Of Ireland
  • 1

    Carrowpadeen

    House Of Ireland

    Ref: S853943

    4
    6
    Famous for its warm welcome and the hospitality of the locals, the town of Ballina, County Mayo, is perhaps best known for its location, resting as it is on the River Moy. The area is a haven for fishing enthusiasts, with the...

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    £55

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Tory Island View
  • Meenlaragh

    Tory Island View

    Ref: S855468

    3
    6
    The lively town of Falcarragh is situated on a narrow inlet of the beautiful Ballyness Bay. The town is also known as Na Crois Bhealaí, or The Crossroads, and is located in the largest Gealtacht area in County Donegal. There are a variety of...

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    £84

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Newtown Lodge
  • 1

    Duncannon

    Newtown Lodge

    Ref: S819894

    3
    6
    The picturesque fishing village of Duncannon is situated in southwest County Wexford, and is dominated by Duncannon Fort, which sits on a rocky outcrop jutting into the channel. Waterford Harbour lies to the west and the golden sandy beach is...

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    £63

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    Showing 1 - 24 of 867 properties

    Ireland's rugged and varied landscape attracts thousands of visitors every year. From clifftop walks with breathtaking views and zip-lining through forests to the hustle and bustle of lively cities, there's a school holiday break fit for everyone. This action-packed island has a world of magic and adventure waiting to be explored.

    Whether you're planning on taking the kids away during the half-term this school year, a romantic mid-term break to avoid the crowds, or a festive holiday with the extended family, here at Snaptrip! we offer everything from quaint period cottages to ultra-modern barn conversions. Book a self-catering townhouse in Cork City or a shepherd hut in the Irish countryside for a post-primary school break you'll never forget.

    Book a break on your discretionary day, during the summer holidays or public holidays like Christmas and Easter break. Many of our cottages boast roaring open fires, enclosed gardens, and hot tubs. You'll also find that a lot of our properties are within close walking distance to local amenities and attractions such as the Giants Causeway and Grafton Street. Our friendly customer service team are also on hand every step of the way, so what are you waiting for? Book your holiday in Ireland today and let the adventure begin!

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    There are plenty of attractions across Ireland that are fit for the whole family. Whether you're taking a city break or want to explore the countryside, you can find it all in Ireland.

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