Top 10 Luxury Airbnbs In Ireland - Updated 2022


Ancient ruins and tales, astounding natural beauty, and unpredictable weather that cloaks most of the island all year round– these are some of the things that make Ireland a beautiful place to visit. While you’re here, experience the entire length of Wild Atlantic Way, stop by Blarney Castle and Gardens, and explore the vast Killarney National Park. The Emerald Isle has a history that spans millennia, and the Irish countryside is dotted with castles and vestiges of this storied past. That doesn’t mean, however, that Ireland is stuck back in time. Some cities, such as Dublin, Galway, and Cork, are modern and feature world-class shopping and dining. Plus, the people here have a taste for some of the finer things in life, like luxury Airbnbs. If you want the upscale Irish experience, see the top luxury Airbnbs in Ireland below.

1. Sophisticated country home near Kilkenny (from USD 2033)

Welcome to Radestown House, which is about 10 minutes from Kilkenny’s city center and located in the beautiful fields of County Kilkenny. This sophisticated country home has a total of 7 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, and more than enough space for a party of 16. Inside, the home is bright and airy, decorated with splashes of color and contemporary art and furnishings.

Ideal for big family gatherings, weddings, and team building events, Radestown House has a formal dining room, a spacious gourmet kitchen, large entertainment and lounge spaces, and manicured gardens that you can explore. Front parking can accommodate up to 10 cars, and the east side of the property has space for 10 more.

Radestown House Kilkenny Sleeps 34. 4km to KK City
Radestown, County Kilkenny, Ireland
83 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 25 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was gorgeous there was lots of space kitchen had all amenities and beds were comfortable
tons of space and very comfortable would absolutely stay again
beds are super comfortable - pillows perfect - and the linen bed sheets are the height of luxury
rooms spotless garden was just amazing and the lounge are to chill out was just perfect
beds and sheets were extremely comfortable and every bathroom was stocked with shower gels and shampoos
house is absolutely amazing clean and comfortable
the house is even better in real life extremely comfortable spotless and warm
jane’s home is incredible and she is a wonderful host the place and the hospitality completely exceeded all expectations
jane was such a great host
jane was such an amazing host
jane is a great host very friendly and welcoming
jane was a wonderful host and was extremely accommodating to our group of 20 girls
so close to kilkenny too so we were able to pop to the shops very easily
radestown house is a real amazing place
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2. Bright and minimalist townhouse in Galway (from USD 359)

Making your way down the 2,500-kilometer (1,553-mile) Wild Atlantic Way? Make sure to stop by Galway, which is located in the center of this scenic road trip route. Plus, while you’re here, you can stay at this minimalist townhouse near two of Galway’s iconic landmarks – Spanish Arch and the Corrib River.

This luxury townhouse has four bedrooms, offering a total of eight beds, and two bathrooms. It is newly renovated and located in Galway’s new Cultural Quarter. The property also comes with a free parking spot at Hynes Yard Car Park, which is about a two-minute walk away.

Spanish Arch Townhouse - City Center- Free Parking
Galway, County Galway, Ireland
404 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it fit our group of 6 adults and 1 child perfectly and was very comfortable
apartment was large and nicely stocked
beds were clean and very comfortable
nice and clean
the place was perfectly clean and quite handy
it was very clean and easily fit 6 adults
bathrooms are new and clean
francis is also a very attentive and excellent host
host was very easy to communicate with and left very clear directions
his recommendations were spot on and so helpful
francis is wonderful and responsive host
would return again host was quick to respond and friendly
amazing location and ideal for a family
amazing location and great apartment
absolutely perfect location to explore galway
amazing location walking distance to everything in galway center
the location just across from the spanish arch is fantastic
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3. Contemporary country home near Westport (from USD 282)

Aidan’s Island is a modern, cabin-style luxury home located near Westport, one of County Mayo’s most picturesque towns. The property has extensive grounds, plus three bedrooms and two baths. One of the home’s most defining features is its panoramic picture windows that let you enjoy vistas of the surrounding countryside, as well as Croagh Patrick and Lough Islandeady.

Aidan's Island
Westport, County Mayo, Ireland
82 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a beautiful house with absolutely stunning views very comfortable beds and bedding
from the amazing facilities inside the home to the exceptional views outlooking the lake
a beautiful home really comfortable in stunning surroundings
very warm and comfortable with absolutely everything you need
kitchen well-stocked and all bedrooms very comfortable
the place was super clean
the house is spotless & beautifully presented
amazing views in a very clean and well kept house in a brilliant location
the house is clean well equipped and in the most beautiful location
the house is extremely clean and had lots of small touches (shampoo toothpaste kitchen condiments) really helpful
aidan himself was a great host and was available when needed
beautiful house with great hosts
in addition aidan and maura were perfect hosts in every way
the hosts aidan & maura were warm friendly and welcoming
would easily stay here again as aidan was a great host
beautiful house in a beautiful location
amazing location and views
a beautiful house in a wonderful location really enjoyed our stay
a beautiful house perfect for big groups excellent location near westport and castlebar
excellent house great for a group of friends good location between westport and castlebar
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4. Urban townhouse in Ashtown (from USD 441)

Looking for a quieter but still authentic Dublin experience? Consider staying in one of the city’s many suburban neighborhoods. Take this luxury townhouse, for instance. Located in Ashtown, this four-bedroom property is in a quiet setting yet still near the best of Dublin’s offerings, local attractions, and hotspots.

This urban townhouse is right across Phoenix Park, which is almost like the property’s front yard. You can go on lovely picnics and walks here during slower days. What’s more, all of the bedrooms in this townhouse have big beds and can sleep up to eight people.

Phoenix Park , wonderful home away from home!
Ashtown, County Dublin, Ireland
76 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities in the house (iron cooker tv wifi hairdryers fire etc)
the photos give a very accurate representation—very clean and comfortable for a family or a group
the house itself is really good with its open plan living / dining room and kitchen
it was the perfect size for a family of 6 and the bedrooms were comfortable
very clean nice townhouse with 3
house was spotless and very comfortable
the house was superb very clean spacious and modern
overall the house was clean and tastefully decorated
we had a great stay in deborah's house it was clean warm and comfortable
deborah was a wonderful host
a great home and a perfect host
deborah was a brilliant host
host was very responsive and helpful
deborah was extremely helpful from the moment we booked until departure
lovely house near phoenix park
i personally loved being so close to the phoenix park
we had to do a few airport runs and this house location had great access to the highway
lovely house in excellent location for city centre sights
great place just outside dublin
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5. Scenic 19th-century castle in Clarinbridge (from USD 468)

Ever wondered what it’s like to stay the night in an old castle? Well, now is your chance. This private castle in Clarinbridge is open to up to five guests. While it may be on the smaller side, with only two bedrooms and one and a half baths, it’s still impressive and offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Kilcolgan Castle comes equipped with free WiFi, a fully stocked kitchen, outdoor living spaces, and barbecue facilities. From your rooms, you can enjoy beautiful views of the water. If you’re traveling with a larger party, you can also rent the farmer’s cottage within the grounds. Connemara, Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher, and other County Galway gems are a short drive away.

Private Castle Accommodation
Kilcolgan, Galway, Ireland
520 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
the home was clean and comfortable
karen was a fantastic host
karen was a wonderful host
karen was an amazing host and the castle was absolutely wonderful
and karen was a superb host
karen was a lovely host - very gracious and laid back
there are good options very close for retaurants pubs and a grocery store
it's worth a walk around to investigate and admire them
but i can also imagine it would be a beautiful peaceful location just for adults too
it is a unique and special place that is definitely worth a stay
karen's place is astoundingly beautiful
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6. Warm lodge in Mayo (from USD 480)

In the middle of your Wild Atlantic Way road trip, don’t forget to explore County Mayo. Make this luxury lodge your serene base and hideaway. Situated on expansive private property, this luxury lodge offers four bedrooms and three baths, perfect for large groups of up to eight people.

This luxury Airbnb rental has outdoor living spaces and barbecue facilities that allow you to fully enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the area. There’s a nearby lake where you can also fish for brown trout. Your million-dollar views will include Lough Mask and the nearby mountains. From here, you can easily drive to some of County Mayo’s best attractions, including Ashford Castle.

Mask Valley Lodge near Cong, Westport & Clifden
Mayo, County Mayo, Ireland
164 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is comfortable with lots of space nice furnishings and amazing views
the wifi was superb which made it all the better
we had an excellent view over the valley from the dining room
it is a spacious beautifully decorated house with magnificent views from every room
it has a high standard with very comfortable bedrooms tv in each bedroom and gorgeous bathrooms
the house is very well kept clean and well maintained
supper clean thru out and you guarantied sweet sleep on those nice beds
everything was lovely house was clean and kitchen was usable
not only was the property and its surrounding areas breathtaking the house itself was immaculate clean and comfortable
the house is very spacious and comfortable the surroundings are beautiful
james was the perfect host
jim and maria are great hosts
our time at mask valley lodge was fabulous and our host was the best
james was very helpful ensuring we had a great stay
not to mention james was a great and responsive host
beautiful location in the countryside
incredible location well worth a visit
very private location but just a short drive to tourist attractions
beautiful location great house for families
plus quaint little towns like cong were close and worth the visit
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7. Wonderful waterfront bungalow in Dingle (from USD 320)

If you’re after a more rugged but still luxurious experience of the Irish countryside, head southwest to County Kerry and into Dingle, the only town in the peninsula. Travel a bit further from town and you’ll find this waterfront bungalow. Tastefully decorated, it has 5 bedrooms and 3.5 beds, accommodating up to 10 guests.

Since it is perched on one of the rocky outcrops in this peninsula, you’ll have panoramic and unobstructed views of the North Atlantic, Dingle Bay, Coumeenole Beach, and the Blasket Islands. Make this your stop in your Wild Atlantic Way adventure.

Wake up to the sound of the sea - Walk to beach
Dingle, Ireland
185 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 7 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from every room are breathtaking
it was immaculate comfortable extremely well appointed but the views stole the show
had a lovely time at slea head - home was clean comfortable and the view was simply lovely
the scenery is gorgeous super comfortable beds and lots of space
house was very clean and cozy and had all of the amenities we could possibly need
everything was very clean
everything is clean and modern and very cozy
it was clean comfortable and welcoming
it's spotlessly clean ridiculously well-equipped tastefully decorated and the hosts are kind beyond belief
such great views large clean house and the host was great
the hosts are quite lovely and very informative and responsive
lisa and tomas are wonderful hosts with a wonderful home
the owners were responsive and helpful with plenty of local tips
she offered so much helpful info and local dr info as well as extra comforts for my mom
the host was great quick communication and sent a ton of tips for exploring the area
it is in the perfect location for everything you will want to do on the dingle peninsula
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8. h-century country home in Ballymurn (from USD 1101)

Be the lord or lady of the manor in this beautifully preserved 19-century country home in the village of Ballymurn in County Wexford. Named “Ballinkeele,” this heritage property can accommodate up to 16 guests with its 7 bedrooms and 6.5 baths. The country home features a fully equipped modern kitchen, a great room, high-speed WiFi, and a high-end heating system.

Ballymurn puts you in a great spot to explore County Wexford and its share of treasures. This includes the Saltee Islands, an important bird sanctuary.

Ballinkeele - Country class with warmth - Sleep 19
Ballymurn, County Wexford, Ireland
74 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 11 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
each room was amazing and very well equipped beautiful furniture throughout with plenty of space to explore
beautiful bedrooms welcoming living and dining rooms and an enviable kitchen
the bathrooms were outstanding especially in the main bedrooms what a treat for everyone staying over
there was plenty of room for all of us to stay and every bedroom was gorgeous
the drawing room has lovely comfy couches as well as board games for a bit of fun
house was clean and as advertised
it was spotlessly clean and the beds were very comfortable
everything was sparkling clean
the house itself is amazing and so clean we all had great fun exploring it
warm clean and simply spectacular
really nice house and host
hosts go above and beyond to make the stay perfect
very nice stay and helpful hosts
laura and val were amazing hosts and made us feel very welcome from the start
laura the host was very helpful throughout
bursting with character set in a beautiful location
we could not recommend ballinkeele highly enough as a the perfect place to spend a few days away
a super place to relax & unwind
this is a wonderful place to stay
ballinkeele house is a fantastic place to stay
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9. Contemporary cottage in Galway's city center (from USD 775)

Historic homes don’t have to be stuffy and moldy all the time. Just look at this contemporary luxury cottage in Galway’s city center. With its high-end kitchen, outdoor hot tub, and modern living and dining spaces, you wouldn’t believe this home dates back to the 18th century.

This renovated luxury cottage features 7 bedrooms and 4 full baths, enough to accommodate up to 16 people. There’s a large private garden outside with plenty of outdoor seating and a fully stocked kitchen. Plus, Galway’s iconic Eyre Square is about a three-minute walk away.

Luxury Cottage - City Center - For Large Groups
Galway, County Galway, Ireland
88 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 12 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathrooms in the bedrooms are a bit cramped for showering but otherwise everything was great
this apartment is amazing for you and a small bunch of friends
super clean with informative and warm greeting
the house is lovely cozy clean and very comfortable
house yard and hot tub were all very clean
lovely style inside and out and the managers are quite attentive and accommodating
property itself very well maintained and host laura was very helpful throughout the stay
excellent location great service from the host
such a relaxing peaceful place to stay and so spacious and the owner is so helpful
the host was very nice great communication
brilliant location & amazing house
super location too
located perfectly 2 min walk to eyre square
ideal location and would definitely return
great house and great location
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10. Luxury penthouse overlooking Dublin

One of the best ways to see the city of Dublin is to view it from above. You can do just that when you stay in this penthouse. Located on top of one of Dublin’s former textile factories, this penthouse features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and terraces where you can soak up the sights and sounds of the Irish capital.

This luxury Airbnb listing is one of the few authentic penthouse lofts in Dublin, occupying the top two floors of the building. On the first level, you’ll find one of the bedrooms, a full terrace, and an open-plan living and dining space. On the topmost floor, you’ll find the rest of the bedrooms and a large drawing room perfect for tea time and conversations with friends and loved ones.

City Penthouse Loft
Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ken’s apartment is as bright and beautiful as it appears in the photos he shares
a beautiful elegant apartment and remains homely with all the amenities you need for a very special stay
the space is fantastic well appointed and comfortable with lots of windows and excellent views
the apartment is beautifully furnished very spacious with great views of the wicklow hills and the city
ken's apartment is just as beautiful as the photos show and it is quite comfortable
well equipped and very clean
super comfortable beds and spotlessly clean
the beds were great and the space was very clean
the bathrooms are large and clean with great towels
the flat was spacious absolutely beautiful and spotlessly clean
ken was a fantastic host
ken is a fantastic host
ken is a warm and gracious host
ken is just an amazing person and host
ken was a fantastic host he met us at his amazing property and showed us around
easy walk to st
beautiful place in an amazing location
location couldn’t be better
location was very good as it was a short walk to st
great location walking distance to taxis hop on hop off bus stop and teeling distillery
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Visit the Emerald Isle

There is definitely a long list of things to do in Ireland that one paragraph isn’t enough. You can come here and see for yourself all the beauty it has to offer. Whether you are into beautiful scenery, interesting architecture, or vibrant nightlife, you will leave Ireland with wonderful memoriess. Complete the experience by staying in a luxurious Airbnb.

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