Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Malahide, Ireland - Updated 2024

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Malahide is a coastal town in Dublin County in Ireland. It is approximately 16kms (10 miles) to the north of Dublin. It is home to a spectacular 12th-century castle that is popular as Malahide Castle. It serves as a major tourist attraction due to its historical significance. The monument is in the vicinity of a park that is home to an international cricket ground. The beautiful town is also famous for its pristine sandy beaches, a marina, and various sports clubs. The city is well connected by DART, the Irish rail network. Several buses operate between Malahide and Dublin. Furthermore, there are many hotels, clubs, restaurants, shopping centers, and Airbnbs for a memorable stay. Check out this list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Malahide, Ireland.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 10, 2024.

1. Luxury apartment with patio (from USD 118)

This is a modern apartment with chic decor. It is a fully equipped studio with everything that you may need for a cozy stay. It has two bedrooms and two baths, which makes it a great choice for a group of four. The patio provides a nice nook to have a cup of coffee. Additionally, there is a functional kitchen that allows you to prepare your meals. The indoor fireplace keeps you warm and fuzzy. Television and the availability of wifi keep you entertained.

This place is located close to many restaurants, and it is a few minutes away from Dublin Airport and the train station.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
1.09 km (0.7 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
14 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
hosts: orla and gary are the perfect hosts
gary provided very comfortable accommodation for our two warehouse staff from france
gary and orla are great hosts and their place in malahide is fanstastic
thank you for provided clean and comfortable accommodation for our staff in a lovely location
very responsive and hospitable
location: very well located too
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2. Elegant waterfront apartment for two (from USD 75)

Welcome to this fully equipped apartment with all that you may need to feel at home. Whether it is toiletries, bedroom furnishings, or entertainment, everything is at your fingertips. The private living room with a television, ethernet connection, and books makes for a great nook to relax. There is a dining area and kitchen appliances like a refrigerator and kettle will keep your meals hot and fresh.

The available onsite parking, private entrance, and luggage drop-off facility ensure a hassle-free stay. The waterfront location with easy access to the beach is the key highlight of this charming property.

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Malahide, Co. Dublin, Ireland
2.04 km (1.3 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
570 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was large and had a nice view
we felt so comfortable there and had an absolutely delightful stay
good chats good breakfast good info to the locality
wonderful suite with bedroom bathroom and eating area
the room was comfortable and well appointed
very clean and comfortable
house is clean and quiet
the room was very clean and spacious
albert has a nice clean room in a quiet neighborhood
the bathroom was spacious and sparking clean
friendly host with great tips
albert was a wonderful host
albert is a great host
albert was a gracious host
albert is a great host
great location just minutes from the airport
great location by the sea
it was easy to walk to town and the train station
it is close the airport and easy to get into dublin via dart or bus
a nice stay a short walk from town
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3. Quaint little apartment

For couples who are looking for some quality time, this pretty little apartment with beach access is a great choice. The place is so tastefully decorated, modern, and clean that you won’t want to leave. It has all the essentials like beddings and toiletries, which make you feel at home.

The kitchen is loaded with appliances in case you crave a home-cooked meal. Fast wifi and the TV with a Netflix subscription are an added bonus. to top it all, the place is close to many eateries and it’s a minute’s walk from the railway station.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
122 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
angela communicated brilliantly to ensure we knew where to go and how to access the apartment
this gorgeous cozy one bed is perfect as a base for all travellers
this cozy and adorable apartment was exactly what we needed for our too-brief stay in malahide
the apartment was very clean a real treasure
bed very comfortable and everything sparkling clean
the studio was sparkling clean stylish and cheerful
my aunt and uncle recently stayed in the apartment which was sparkling clean and nicely decorated and fitted out
seems to be recently renovated and very clean
angela is an awesome host
great host we had fab time
angela was one of the best hosts i’ve ever used
angela was a great host quick to respond and assist in any queries
we'd love to return and stay here again angela was a lovely host
amazing location would stay again
being in the heart of malahide the location is also ideal
fantastic shower brilliant location in malahide central but quiet
beautiful location beautiful apartment
it's in a perfect location in malahide close to everything
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4. The Lodge (from USD 163)

Have you ever dreamed of living in a fairytale-like quaint little cottage that you see in the Disney movies? If yes, then this out-of-this-world Airbnb is what you are looking for. It is most suitable for solo travelers or a couple that wants to spend some quality time. The key highlights of the place are the vicinity to the beach, a garden with outdoor seating, and a patio.

The kitchen has everything from cooking basics to modern pieces of equipment like a microwave and refrigerator. The beds are clean and comfortable and there’s access to temperature controls. Furthermore, the cabin is a walking distance of the famous Malahide Castle.

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Malahide, Dublin, Ireland
840 meters (0.6 ft) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
129 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire place 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
home was perfectly clean with nice amenities- shower hair dryer tea and coffee
excellent spot in malahide the space is gorgeous well organized and cozy
spotless clean modern and cosy
really comfortable clean and cosy lodge
clean and lots of character
great clean quiet relaxing space
sahy's place was extremely clean upon arrival
shay was a very welcoming host as well
shay is a great host with quick responses and warm thoughtful touches that made us feel at home
our host was warm friendly and most welcoming
shay was a tremendous host and very attentive to his guests needs and comfort
super friendly accommodating and professional host
great location too very close to malahide park
in an ideal location and charming area
nice place and near the airport
great location within easy walking distance to the malahide gardens and town center
excellent location (close to gardens and few minutes from malahide downtown and beach)
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5. Beautiful three-bedroom bungalow with private gardens (from USD 645)

Get ready to be blown away by this bungalow that welcomes you with a private garden, Gothic arched doors, gorgeous wood floors, and lots of natural light. The kitchen has everything necessary and there is a fridge/freezer in the utility room. The dining area is spacious and it can sit 10 people at any given time.

This rental is family-friendly and it has a high chair, baby monitor, and a cot for your little one. It is just a short walk from the beach, airport, and town.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
1.33 km (0.9 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
6 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful kitchen with everything you need plus a second fridge/freezer in the utility room
it is even more spacious and impressive than the photos suggest while still being very comfortable and homey
wonderful hosts who provided a very warm welcome
the home is family friendly accessible to town and overall just very homey
easy walk to downtown
excellent spacious accommodation and good location
extremely quiet and safe - we did not hear a sound at nighttime
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6. Studio apartment with mesmerizing bay view (from USD 91)

The bedroom here is roomy with a comfy bed and an en-suite bathroom. The patio with mesmerizing bay views offers you some of the prettiest sunrises and sunsets during your stay. Although you don’t have access to the kitchen, there are many shops and restaurants nearby, thanks to the prime location of the apartment. Also, the availability of a microwave and refrigerator lets you preplan your meals.

The rental is right in the heart of Malahide, with vicinity to the airport, city center, and the train/bus stations.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
1.12 km (0.7 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
205 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is perfect with a small balcony and an area for coffee and tea
a big super comfy bed in a room with an ocean view in the top floor of the townhouse
it was extremely clean and fully stocked with coffee and basic breakfast items
it is as described and very comfortable
very comfortable bed and simple breakfast provided
very clean and a very comfortable stay
connie’s room was clean and nicely decorated
the room was sparkling clean and very comfortable
room was very clean and spacious and nice decor
the place she offers is fab very clean with a gigantic bed thanks again
connie is the best host
connie was the perfect host very hospitable and genuine
connie is a great host and her home is in an excellent location
connie was very nice easy to talk to and very friendly when she welcomed us
connie is a great hostess very accommodating and easy going
great location in the middle of malahide marina
great location and nice room
location is ideal since it’s close to a lot of restaurants and bars
great location safe and walking distance to lots of restaurants and bars
great location very close to all malahide has to offer
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7. Castle Lodge Bed & Breakfast (from USD 150)

You are sure to have a gala time at this place. The rooms are airy, well-lit, and clean. Temperature controls allow you to make yourself cozy. The television and wifi are a great addition to keep you entertained. Outdoor gardens provide an amazing spot to just laze around or to have your morning coffee. Furthermore, you will be treated to a complimentary breakfast.

The location is perfect for tourists. It is just out of the busyness of town but just right for a short walk to Malahide.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
837 meters (0.6 ft) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
77 reviews   Wifi Available
ROOM IN BED AND BREAKFAST 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stay here for the outstanding breakfast
great host very clean place breakfasts were very good
the hosts were outstandingly friendly accommodating and attentive to our experience
our hosts were delightful and yes gerry even sang in the kichen
the hosts are very helpful on local places to go and tips
marvelous accommodations with great breakfast and personable hosts
the hosts were really friendly and helpful in recommending places to eat and golfing locations
very welcoming and in an ideal location for the airport
we highly recommend this location to everyone
location is perfect for walking to town and near the castle grounds as well
the b&b is located central to malahide so great for walking to dinner etc
the location is perfect for exploring malahide and dublin
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8. Cozy room near Dublin Airport

This rental has contemporary decor with lots of beautiful white touches. The place is homely with a warm and cozy vibe. The bedroom is spotless and comfortable, with a bathroom right next to it. You’ll have plenty of hot water and a shower with awesome water pressure. The speedy wifi with a workstation allows you to get your work done. There is ample space in the complex for on-site parking.

The property has an ideal location, with major tourist spots and an airport found nearby.

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MALAHIDE, Dublin, Ireland
879 meters (0.6 ft) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
255 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable place
the room was super clean and tidy
everything is clean and the home feels very warm and welcoming
very comfortable clean convenient to airport
their home is clean bright and beautiful
jack was a great host
jack and his wife are great hosts
thanks jack for being being a great host
jack was super helpful and friendly
he and his wife were fabulous hosts
perfect location for the airport
jack's place is ideal because of its proximity to the airport
great place close to the airport
beautiful place and walking distance of the castle
location is grand right next to airport
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9. The Lambay Suite at Killeen Terrace

If you are a history buff, then this tastefully decorated 19th-century Irish abode is for you. Its two bedrooms and one and a half baths are clean and comfortable. The living room and bedrooms are well furnished with all the essentials. There is a kitchenette that allows you to cook your own breakfast. The workstation with wifi connectivity allows you to work remotely. Features like a private entrance and home safety devices make you feel safe and secure.

This place is right across the Dart Station and a stone’s throw away from the high street and Malahide Castle.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
981 meters (0.7 ft) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
122 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the master suite with a king bed is absolutely beautiful
the super king size bed was very comfortable and the linens were good quality
the rooms feel bright and open and spacious
we had a wonderful stay in dierdre’s apartment
very clean and comfortable accommodation
exceptionally clean throughout with some lovely touches for the incoming guests
great sized apartment very clean and warm with lovely bedding and towels
a very nice place to stay very clean and peaceful
fantastically presented clean quiet and comfortable
our host dave is friendly welcoming and helpful
deirdre and dave are stars and fantastic hosts
dave and deirdre wonderful hosts
hosts are very professional and helpful
owners where quick to respond and check in was easy
the location of this period property is ideal
great location with easy access to dublin
steps to transportation to city with a wonderful park just a few minute's walk away
great location in a historic building with easy access to dublin
location was perfect very close to the dart
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10. Spacious Georgian house with breathtaking sea views

This is a spacious house with four bedrooms and mesmerizing sea views. The sprawling home also comes with an indoor fireplace, a patio, and outdoor gardens. The property is kid-friendly and it keeps your little ones safe with high chairs, window guards, and cribs. A fully equipped kitchen along with amenities like temperature controls and a laundromat ensure a stress-free stay. Easy access to the nearby beach is the cherry on top.

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Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland
2.16 km (1.4 mi) from Malahide Castle & Gardens
15 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen is beautiful with island and all the utensils you could need
really really beautiful house so clean and comfortable
bedrooms were large and comfortable and spotlessly clean
the house itself is very clean very spacious and has all the amenities
the host was super friendly and we had everything we need there
amazing host turned up to scones and prosecco
would definitely visit again perfect hosting amazing lady and beautiful area
very close for dublin and an easy 2 minutes walk to a beautiful beach
we will miss staying in this great house and location
lovely walks right on the doorstep and close to a large choice of restaurants and bars
great home plenty of space close to the beach and restaurants in malahide
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A memorable vacation in Malahide

Make your vacation unforgettable by staying at one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Malahide, Ireland, for a one-of-a-kind experience. Let yourself loose and drown in the natural beauty that this unique town offers.

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