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

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Slane is an elegant 18th century, hillside estate village situated on the River Boyne, just 30 minutes north of Ireland’s capital city, Dublin. The early name of this beautiful little town was “Ferta Fear Fiac” which means “the Graves of the Men of Fiac”. It appears to have taken its modern name Slanus, a King of the legendary Fir Bolg, who is believed to be buried on Hill of Slane. Slane will delight the whole family, bringing you into close contact with the landscape that inspired the poet a century ago and still enchants those who take the time to enjoy it. There are forest walks and wild deer at Littlewood. At Newgrange Farm, children can feed lambs, chickens and pigs. Whether you are a first time visitor or simply returning to enjoy the great hospitality, locally produced food and many outdoor adventures, we are confident that there is something here to suit you. Find the best offers for Airbnb vacation rentals in Slane, Ireland and book your beautiful holiday home!

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 05, 2024.

1. Country apartment (from USD 110)

Situated in the heart of Slane, just a few minutes away from Dublin Airport, Kellas, this apartment offers free Wi-Fi in public areas and free parking. The spacious guest bedroom is elegant in style and contains one king size bed, one couch, one air mattress and one crib. It is also equipped with a living area, a kitchen, bathroom, TV, private entrance, central heating, breakfast facilities and all other essentials. Outside, there is a beautiful garden and a patio area. The central location means that guests can use the studio as a touring base to see Irelands Ancient East.

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Slane, Meath, Ireland
9.41 km (5.9 mi) from Newgrange
487 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was excellent
all amenities were great breakfast items and bathroom also
nice breakfast amenities on-hand (for you to make)
the wifi works really well and the kitchen is beyond well equipped
free wifi netflix local guide tips variety of snacks and juices enjoyed everything
spotlessly clean and very spacious
spotless so comfortable
very clean and comfortable place
their place is spotless clean
lovely and clean lots of lovely touches for brekie
great accommodating host and a wonderful country setting
nick & sandra are great hosts
nick and sandra were lovely hosts
nick and sandra are great host
they are very helpful and kind people
great stay close to newgrange
very quiet location and still very easy to access from dublin
great location for a quick trip to the airport the next day
an excellent countryside retreat close to many interesting attractions
great location for attending a wedding at the millhouse
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2. Three Bears Cottage (from USD 107)

The newly renovated stone cottage is located in Navan, Meath, Ireland. It offers free WiFi and free parking. The individually decorated rooms have beds fitted with luxury linens, including one double bed and two single bed. Tourism facilities nearby include Bru na Boinne, the Cottage and Museum of the world-renowned Irish poet - Francis Ledwidge, Walled town of Drogheda, St. Peter’s Church and St. Laurence’s Gate, Monasterboice, Old Mellifont Abbey, Kells Heritage Town and High Crosses and many more things. It also offers a fully furnished kitchen, wireless intercom, indoor fireplace, TV and all other essentials.

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Navan, Meath, Ireland
7.18 km (4.5 mi) from Newgrange
229 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
their cottage is cozy but well equipped
the cottage was comfortable and was perfect for our trip to navan
three bears cottage is absolutely beautiful very comfortable cosy warm and clean
the place was very comfortable and tidy with everything that we needed
clean and well kept
clean comfortable quiet and scenic
cute little cottage; clean modern bathroom
cozy and clean house
well worth the money - super clean and stylish
friendly and helpful host
lovely hosts who were very helpful and responsive
michelle is a great host
michelle is the kindest and most helpful host
michelle was a wonderful thoughtful host
cute little space relatively close to dublin
great location very close to all local attractions
great location for anyone attending weddings in the area
lovely house and great location for navan
great location for a couple who want to take a break from everything
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3. Charming cottage in the countryside (from USD 97)

This cottage is situated on the grounds of the owners’ residence from the Slane, Boyne river and 35 minutes from Dublin Airport. This place offers one bedroom with en-suite facility and free WiFi. For those cosy evenings, there is an indoor fireplace and central heating. Within walking distance, you will find local heritage sites, shopping, crafts, shops and many other things to do. Great location for touring the sunny south-east and great amenities to enjoy locally including horse racing, golf and walking.

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Meath, Ireland
2.66 km (1.7 mi) from Newgrange
203 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved their stylish comfortable cottage complete with lavender on the window sill and other beautiful touches
the cottage was perfectly quaint with very modern facilities inside
hard wood floors a perfect little kitchen (all amenities) a fantastic bed and roomy shower (excellent water pressure)
the beautiful scenery pair with excellent amenities provided a very comfortable stay
a very comfortable stay in a beautifully restored cottage
so clean it was like new
cosy and very clean
very clean and perfect for our short stay
it well design and very clean
and the place is very clean and cute
mary and seamus were perfect hosts
mary and seamus are such generous hosts
mary and seamus were lovely hosts and very accommodating
mary and seamus were very accommodating and welcoming
mary was a gracious host while seamus was just about one of the friendliest people we've met
great location to visit newgrange
great location near historical sites etc
great location for us as we were attending a wedding close by
lovely location very quiet could only hear birds and cows
brilliant stay in a great location
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4. Apple Shepherd Hut (from USD 44)

This property is set just outside of Slane and sleeps up to two guests. It comes with a private bathroom, free parking, a kitchen, indoor fireplace, central heating, breakfast facilities and all other essentials. This property also has a farmyard, reception area and wonderful walks around the Boyne Ramparts Walk. Perfect for a family with pets. Outside, you will discover plenty of off road parking and a shared lawn. This is a welcoming cottage in an excellent Irish location.

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Slane, Meath, Ireland
5.5 km (3.5 mi) from Newgrange
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
not having wifi or electricity in the cabin was so nice as well
the mattress was of high quality and extremely comfortable and the bedding was crisp white and fresh
it was comfortable warm and easy to get to
the shower although are a bit far from the hut are nicely kept and warm
warm clean and hot tub was fab
bathroom and kitchen were very clean and fully equipped
the hut itself was cosy spotlessly clean and nicely decorated inside
the staff were helpful and welcoming
genuinely friendly staff were among the highlights
amazing space wonderful staff would highly recommend
thanks to all the staff for another great trip
great stay very comfortable and a great host
beautiful and quirky location and environment
also close to new grange and other places of interest
the place was super cute and in a great location for outdoor activities
rock farm is a beautiful location nestled into the countryside along the river
rock farm slane was in a beautiful location
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5. Crookedwood Farm (from USD 155)

Crookedwood Farm has a private wood and picnic benches with superb views across the Boyne Valley. This place offers free WiFi and free parking. A continental or full English/Irish breakfast can be enjoyed at the property. This farm is located just a few minutes away from many sights including Newgrange, Slane Castle & Whiskey Distillery, Trim Castle and Loughcrew. The nearest airport is Dublin Airport, 45 minutes from the property. This property also has a kitchen, central heating, private entrance, hairdryer and all other essentials.

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DUNMOE, Co. Meath, Ireland
10.58 km (6.6 mi) from Newgrange
509 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 7 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pleasantly surprised by the wifi
we sat around the table to review our adventures and slept in warm and cozy beds
it was great to have ample breakfast supplies including eggs available
huge main room with high ceilings
lotsa beds would be great for kids too
very clean and tidy
very clean warm and inviting
it's large enough for a big group very clean and quiet
good and clean place to stay to visit the boyne valley
it is scrupulously clean and the beds are comfortable (and there's room for many )
linda and enda are amazing hosts
linda and enda are kind and generous hosts
lovely hosts and perfect accommodation
friendly host and excellent experience all round
the hosts are very conscientious and accommodating quick to answer any questions and offer help
relaxing space and close to local tourist activities
a great central point to explore the boyne valley
it’s located close to so many historical sites thats it’s s perfect get away
perfect location to explore the magic of the boyne river valley
excellent accommodation in a great location would stay again for sure
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6. Swallow's Nest (Strawbale Cabin) (from USD 48)

Swallow’s Nest is a unique and comfortable cabin 6 km (3.72 miles) from the UNESCO World Heritage megalithic tombs at Bru Na Boinne and only 8km (4.97 miles) from the Battle of the Boyne centre. This place is in the centre of Slane and you can enjoy ancient Ireland here. You will find it hard to believe that the building is made from straw, local clay and lime plaster when you see it first, but after your first night’s sleep, you will feel the positive difference of staying in a natural building. This property also has a veranda, a private bathroom, a kitchen, breakfast facilities, central heating, private entrance, central heating and all other essentials. Perfect for a family with pets.

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Slane, Meath, Ireland
5.5 km (3.5 mi) from Newgrange
252 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the swallows nest was perfect and very quaint with a view over looking the natural pool
the cabin was incredibly comfortable warm and cozy with great views across the natural swimming pool and fields
the swallows nest was perfect and very cozy
the outdoor eating/seating areas are up on decking and are very comfortable
stunning setting shower was a bit temperamental but all part of the rustic charm
it was very clean and cosy
room was clean and well presented
the place itself is lovely clean and quiet
very good value and very clean very private
gorgeous hot shower next door (and really clean)
staff were helpful and lovely
my hosts were deeply accommodating and kind
we enjoyed seeing the country side and visiting with the staff on the farm
lovely spot with great facilities very accommodating host
and very accommodating and helpful staff
a lovely location easily accessible and within walking distance of slane/slane castle
beautiful location and charming place
great location quirky eco-friendly spot
stayed for nearby wedding in the millhouse and was a good location for it
incredible location loved the peace and seclusion
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7. Sculptor's cozy cottage

This cottage is located in Brownstown Navan, close to Ballymagarvy Village, Slane Castle, The Mill House Slane and Tankardstown. The property offers you two bedrooms which can sleep four guests comfortably. Rooms also boast a kitchen which is fully furnished. A full English/Irish breakfast is available daily. This property also includes a free parking, indoor fireplace, private entrance, central heating and all other essentials. This place is family friendly as well.

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7.64 km (4.8 mi) from Newgrange
46 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 4 Guests

8. Private bedroom, Lingfield, Slane

Boasting scenic walking and cycling trails, this place also has free on-site parking and free wifi. It is situated just 2-mins drive from village Slane, rich in history and archaeological monuments. Cosy rooms feature a garden view, central heating, a kitchen and all other essentials. From this place, Dublin International Airport is very close and even bus passes every hour from here. For entertainment, Slane Castle, Newgrang, Hills of Slane are all drive away.

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3.37 km (2.1 mi) from Newgrange
29 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. The Garden Mews

In the heritage town of Slane, this place offers two bedrooms with en-suite facilities and free WiFi. This is an ideal base to explore the Boyne Valley or to enjoy shopping in one of Drogheda’s many shopping centres, pubs, restaurants, supermarkets, a craft shop and an art gallery. Guests can choose from a variety of breakfast options. The nearest airport is Dublin, which is only 1 hour away. Perfect for a family with pets. Additional facilities include a kitchen, TV, indoor fireplace, central heating, free parking, many other amenities.

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Slane, Meath, Ireland
4.83 km (3.0 mi) from Newgrange
135 reviews  
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is fantastic with two spacious doubles and a large sofa bed too
the cottage is quite large and well equipped with a comfy bed
the only airbnb we've stayed in that included a hand delivered breakfast stocked refrigerator coffee
the breakfast provisions and the continental breakfasts brought to our table were remarkable
we traveled with 3 school aged children and felt very comfortable and welcome
accommodation was clean and comfortable
spotless well furnished and nice and warm
extremely comfortable and clean accomodation
very comfortable and clean
it was clean well-equipped quiet and cozy
stuart is the perfect host
stuart was a gracious and friendly host
the hosts were so welcoming and friendly
lovely hosts that went above and beyond
the host was very welcoming and friendly
close to restaurants and tourists attractions
the bus to and from dublin is also pretty much outside the door
easy to find and a great location
the location is excellent for touring and is also within easy reach of dublin
perfect for a relaxing break & close to tankardstown if looking for accommodation for a wedding
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10. Privately accessed double room (from USD 70)

Located in Slane overlooking the Boyne Valley Area and Ireland’s Ancient East, this spacious cottage is delightful and quirky with modern furnishings. The accommodation features free WiFi and free parking. The private bathroom is equipped with a bath and you will also find a beautiful garden, a small fridge, tea/coffee facilities and all other essentials. It is nearby the East of the country with Hill of Slane, Battle of the Boyne site, Bru and Boinne, art gallery, convenience store and art collective.

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Slane, Meath, Ireland
4.86 km (3.1 mi) from Newgrange
289 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed lovely view and very quiet
lovely private room with excellent amenities
our room was comfortable and had lovely views across the garden and countryside beyond
antoinette is responsive and her place is comfortable
great location lovely room with great amenities and the most important perfect host
perfect stay very clean and lovely setting
simple and clean room
bed comfortable and clean
nice clean room run by friendly helpful lady
great hostess lovely comfortable clean bright accomadation
antionette was a great host
helpful and kind hosts
great place --lovely hosts --extremely friendly
a great host even drove us to our wedding venue great communications skills
antoinette was a brilliant host can’t thank her enough for her hospitality and how accommodating she was
perfect location for tankardstown house
great place to stay for travelers because of its proximity to dublin airport
a great place to stay in a beautiful location
the location is excellent for experiencing the boyne valley
antoinette's place is located just outside the village and has beautiful views
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Visit Slane, Ireland!

Looking for something to do in Slane? Whether you’re a local, new in town, or just cruising through, this town has got loads of great local events for you to explore. As Slane is in the heart of the Boyne Valley, there are plenty of great activities to enjoy! With this list of rentals, you can further enhance your stay here.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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