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Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Westport, Ireland - Updated 2020

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Surrounded by mountains and overlooking an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean called Clew Bay, Westport is a town with a rich heritage and quintessential Irish appeal. Rife with medieval elements, natural beauty and systematic urban planning, it’s no surprise that Westport won the Irish Times’ Best Place to Live in Ireland title, in 2012. It’s one the cleanest places in the country, too: for three years, Westport has won the Irish Tidy Towns Competition, run by the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government.

Once a settlement of just 700 inhabitants, Westport has blossomed into one of the most visited places in Ireland. Home to delicious craft beer, a stunning, tree-lined boulevard and numerous outdoor activities (check out horseback riding on the beach and Zorbing), Westport is truly an Irish paradise worth remembering. Even though the town has become quite popular with tourists, there is no shortage of local homes open to travelers looking for a taste of that unique Westport lifestyle. For your next trip to this seaside gem, here are 11 Airbnb vacation rentals you should not miss.

1. Private room in a home with lush gardens (from USD 51)

Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, just off Westport Quay, this cozy home is a nice respite, near both the ocean and lush green spaces. Surrounded by gardens, the house contains one room with a double bed, perfect for two guests. Aside from a free continental breakfast, guests are also given access to the kitchen and shared bathroom.

Clew Bay Garden Trail, a stunning strip of green along the coastline, can be accessed directly from the property’s own gardens. Also located nearby are numerous restaurants and pubs, most of which even providing live music.

Location! Location! Location!
Westport, Mayo, Ireland
375 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice room and good coffee and breakfast
the rooms are spacious and welcoming the communal space and gardens equally so
a lovely room in a fine house on a quiet cul de sac
the room was nice and well-furnitured
breakfast was delicious and a wonderful view too overlooking evleen's beautiful garden
everything was clean and well-appointed
our room was very clean comfortable and attractive
we were warmly welcomed and our room was spotless clean and very comfortable
the house was very lovely and clean and the location beautiful
very clean and a great sense of comfort
she is a great host
host was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area
her directions and suggestions are extremely helpful
amazing host with great stories to tell
eveleen was a perfect host and made us feel very welcome
perfect location in the quay walking distance from restaurants and stores
amazing location and exceptional spot
great location on the greenway and close to the town
great location we loved it
evleen is wonderful and the location can’t be beat
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2. Modern hexagonal cabin near the woods (from USD 90)

Hexagon-shaped and surrounded by trees, this wooden hut is like a stylish revamp of your childhood backyard tent. Just right for two guests, the cozy cabin contains an indoor fireplace, one double bed, a bathroom, and a kitchen. Outside, there is a deck, where guests can take in the fresh air and have their morning coffee. Aside from the nearby woods, the property is also easily accessible to public transport going to the town center.

Cuckoo Wood Hexagon
Westport, Mayo, Ireland
402 reviews
Island 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a wonderful and cozy retreat with beautiful views of the countryside
wi-fi was very fast overall we enjoyed this place a lot and we'd love to come back some day
the accommodation was warm and cozy including a stove perfect for any winters day
nestled in the woods the stylish one room cabin was perfectly quaint and functional
the kitchen is well equipped and there is a fireplace perfect for rainy autumn days
the house was clean and had everything we needed
friendly host (and goats) clean and well equipped
irma was a wonderful host
this host was a very friendly and warm person
irma is lovely and a great host
irma was a fantastic host
irma is a fantastic host who is happy to answer and questions you have
such a beautiful location
beautiful place away from the city
a cute little place that’s great for 2
really enjoyable stay in a stunning location
we loved our stay in this fabulous location
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3. A lovely two-bedroom apartment (from USD 107)

This lovely two-bedroom holiday home is located in a charming picturesque neighborhood, about a ten-minute walk to the town center. It comes with facilities such as a gym, Wi-Fi, a pool, and free parking space. It features an open plan living and kitchen areas. The living area is furnished with nice sofas, a table, and beautiful art on the wall. The kitchen is well-appointed with high-quality appliances. The bedrooms are well-appointed with comfy beds, clean linen, and ample storage spaces. The bathroom comes with a shower, toilet, towels, and toiletries.

County Mayo, Ireland
81 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent view from the breakfast room
amazing views good breakfast and very clean
marta stocked it with tea & coffee so we could enjoy a cup before we had breakfast
good views short walk to town and great breakfast
the breakfast was fantastic
excellent room very clean and comfortable
clean spacious and comfortable
the apartment is tidy and clean
nice space and very clean
nice modern apartment clean stylish and exactly as described
great hospitality & quick response from host
lovely apartment lovely hosts and incredible landscapes
lovely apartment very friendly and helpful hosts
great value and very accommodating host
an absolutely lovely stay and some great local advice from our host
brilliant location for visiting westport
great location and has everything which you need
great location and marta was very easy to communicate with
home is in a great location with a fabulous view and walking path into the downtown area
a great place to stay
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4. Spacious 1770's apartment near nature trails (from USD 113)

Fitted with high ceilings and vintage aesthetics, this spacious apartment is truly a modern and convenient marvel. Constructed during the 1770s, this two-bedroom apartment can accommodate six guests and contains two beds, one bathroom, a kitchen, common area, garden with a patio, and laundry facilities.

Aside from the endless attractions in the town center, the property also provides easy access to nature trails, such as the Wild Atlantic Way and Greenway.

Westport, Mayo, Ireland
181 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern apartment perfect for groups
friendly hosts and plenty of amenities in the newly renovated apartment
the main living room (which is large) is a joy and also has a pullout sofa
this apartment is perfect for a family of two adults and two older children
the place was cozy and in a beautiful setting
clean and modern
very clean and spacious
clean bright and secure
the apt is clean and comfortable
apartment is modern clean and spacious
host was very friendly
our host took care of everything we needed
john was a great host for all of westport and tricia his helper was very accessible and knowledgeable
tricia was also very helpful in meeting us to give us the keys
john and his wife were friendly and welcoming
very central and safe
perfect location can walk to everything
amazing location in the heart of westport
easy and central
best possible location in westport
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5. Renovated historic home in the town center (from USD 102)

Located in the heart of the town center, this renovated historic apartment provides a sense of heritage, as well as comfort. Just right for four guests, this one-bedroom apartment on the first floor contains one bed, one bathroom, a brand new kitchen, common area, garden with a patio, and laundry facilities.

The endless delights of downtown, where numerous shopping, dining, and nightlife options can be found, are just outside the door.

Westport, Mayo, Ireland
148 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment had excellent kitchen amenities a comfortable sunlight-filled living area and a nice small outdoor patio
this is a terrific apartment
it is as described very spacious warm and has everything you would need for a comfortable stay
it's a terrific apartment in the perfect location
great apartment and smack bang in the centre of things
apartment is modern clean and spacious
the apartment itself was sparkling clean warm and inviting
nicely decorated clean well equipped and comfortable apartment
nice and super-clean house right in the centre
clean apartment with plenty to do just steps away
host made us feel so welcome
helpful and readily available hosts
our thanks to a great host john
fab bar with great staff and great local beers
tricia and john are great hosts
the location is great - walking distance to everything in town
location is excellent in the heart of westport
great location close to the centre of westport
brilliant apartment in a great location and great value
super stay @ john's place
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6. Spacious, modern suite in a quiet area (from USD 47)

Located in a quiet area, near the bus and train stations, this spacious guest suite is great for those who love to constantly explore their surroundings. Suitable for up to four guests, the two-bedroom suite has one king bed, one double bed, and a large bathroom. Even though the suite does not have a kitchen, the town center and its numerous offerings are only a few minutes away.

Westport- 2 Bedroom Ensuite Unit for 2 to 4 Guests
Westport, Ireland
248 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and space were very comfortable with nice touches & amenities
the wifi is super fast too for anyone planning a work trip
the rooms are clean warm and have tea and coffee facilities
the room was very clean and had all the amenities you would want
nice new house with private entrance for 2 brs and a bath with a beautiful shower
clean and tidy room
very nice clean and comfortable
room was spotless and so comfortable
nice welcome sign and very clean
very stylish place super clean and comfortable
she’s a great host and offered great suggestions
friendly thoughtful host
patricia is a friendly host who provided helpful tips and exceptional service
very welcoming host and very comfortable bed
patricia went out of her to help me a great host
beautiful place close to town
absolutely beautiful location and property
lovely place close to train station
patricia’s house is a great location for exploring the region
its in a great location just outside the town
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7. Sunny townhouse beside a nature trail (from USD 102)

Sunny and stylish, this cozy townhouse is truly a home away from home. Located in a peaceful neighborhood, this three-bedroom house can accommodate four people and contains one double bed, three single beds, one bathroom, a kitchen, dining area, laundry facilities, and a living room, with a large couch and fireplace.

Aside from the Greenway, which is just beside the property, there are also many cafes, pubs, shops, a playground, and a swimming pool, a few steps away.

No 14 -A Clean Cosy Townhouse in Westport
Westport, Mayo, Ireland
185 reviews
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a washing machine and a dryer made our holidays more than comfortable
beds were comfortable and we enjoyed dinner on the back patio
the house is warm and comfortable and has everything you need
clean and very cosy
we found the house really clean and comfortable
their house is warm clean and central
the house was warm and clean and perfect for our family of 5
clean tidy and everything you will need for a comfortable stay
great hosts everything went smoothly
anna and willie were the perfect hosts
anna and willie were great hosts
a lovely home with a warm host
host was so welcoming and friendly
great location within walking distance to town
loved the location quick 5 minute walk to down town
the central location within easy walking distance of westport town and the greenway was ideal
lovely house really central location
lovely house in a great central location in westport
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8. Restored farmhouse with a courtyard (from USD 90)

Sitting in an enclosed courtyard and surrounded by Westport’s stunning natural terrain, this restored farmhouse offers guests a chance to immerse themselves in the town’s rich cultural heritage. Fitted with modern furnishings, the one-bedroom apartment can accommodate four people and has one king bed, two single beds, one bathroom, a kitchen, dining area, laundry facilities, and a spacious living room, with a fireplace.

Outside, there are seating areas, where guests can admire the natural elements, as well as the fully manicured gardens. Although the property has no WiFi, the Greenway is right beside it to provide guests with an enriching offline experience.

Apartment in Restored Farmhouse.
Barley Hill, County Mayo, Ireland
175 reviews
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoy the views of the sheep on the rolling hills outside the kitchen window
great amenities toasty and warm apartment beautiful views and right next door to the greenway for cycling enthusiasts
the sleeping area is huge with a lovely comfortable double bed and two singles
had a lovely cup of tea before bed and coffee in the am before venturing out
the apartment is cosily furnished and well equipped so that you won't miss anything
everything very clean and easy
the house was clean and warm and beautiful
the apartment was very clean and it had everything my family of 5 needed
apartment spacious comfortable and clean
we had a great stay in this immaculately clean and superbly located house
friendly host n pets
cosy home from home with friendly welcoming hosts
regina & family were fantastic hosts
regina was an excellent host
our host was very pleasant and greeted us
location was great
close to town and great bike/walking path
beautiful quiet location only a few minute drive from town
a beautiful place and location
good location for tours and sightseeing
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9. Picturesque studio apartment near Greenway (from USD 68)

Located in a quiet cul-de-sac, this studio apartment is as picturesque as the rolling hills that surround it. Perfect for two guests, the cozy apartment contains an air mattress, couch, sofa bed, one bathroom, a kitchenette, an indoor fireplace, and a sundeck. Although the kitchen is not fully equipped and not suitable for preparing heavy meals, guests are provided with free breakfast, every morning. The Greenway, Westport’s famous off-road walking and biking trail, is only a few meters away.

Studio Apartment on the Greenway
Westport, County Mayo, Ireland
274 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable and quiet with lovely views and convenient to town
a beautifully planned and equipped space with very good breakfast supplies
we had a nice week at tom's apartment
it offers stylish and comfortable private space and the opportunity to self cater
it has a small kitchen perfect for all your cooking needs
very clean well decorated ridiculously comfortable bedding and squeaky clean bathroom
it was a super clean comfortable space
it was clean warm and comfortable and a great launchpad for exploring county mayo
the place was clean warm and very private
a really nice and clean apartment with everything you need
a knowledgeable and respectful host
tom was a great host
delightful space and very nice hosts
tom was a great host to us
tom was very helpful
very close to the town of westport and a short drive to some cute beach towns
great place to stay close to westport
great place and a great location
tom’s place is ideally located near the town
great location and a very cute place was perfect for our time in westport right on the greenway
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10. Cozy apartment near beaches and Greenway (from USD 62)

Overlooking the woods and surrounded by enchanting views, this apartment is a calming getaway, that is at the same time near many places of interest. Spacious, yet cozy, the one-bedroom apartment can accommodate three guests and has one double bed, one single bed, one bathroom, a small kitchen, a large common area, and laundry facilities.

Aside from a supermarket, shopping center, and the iconic Greenway, there are also a number of nearby beaches, with Blue Flag status.

Woodnook Westport Apartment Cosy Warm & Welcoming
Westport, County Mayo, Ireland
197 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi tea cookies
we had a really great stay at delia‘s apartment
it was very comfortable for two and would work well for three
the bed was comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked with equipment
lovely apartment with good amenities ideal for a couple enjoying a few days away together
beautiful clean suite in nice setting
highly recommend so clean and friendly
the apartment was sparkling clean and cozy
clean spacious and very friendly couple
beautiful place warm comfortable super clean
lovely apartment and friendly host
she is very friendly and helpful host
host was great and offered great recommendations for restaurants etc and directions were spot on
host was great extremely helpful
delia was a lovely host
an ideal location for exploring beautiful westport
the location is just amazing
very central perfect location taxi 5 min drive
this place was really cute and a great location near westport
fantastic apartment within walking distance to town
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11. Homey bed and breakfast near the town center

Nestled in a hilly area, this bed and breakfast is a comfortable haven, that looks and feels like home. Decked in simple, yet modern decor, the property’s spacious room can accommodate up to two guests and has one double bed. Guests are free to access the common area, shared bathroom, and private outdoor areas.

Perfect for outdoorsy travelers, the property is near Westport House, Pirate Adventure Park, Croagh Patrick, and the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland called the Great Western Greenway. The town center, where restaurants and pubs can be found, is only a short walk away.

Knockranny, Westport double room B
Westport, Mayo, Ireland
194 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi was available at all times
bed was comfortable shower was hot and the wifi was very good
everything was perfect: the house the breakfast and louise and joe's warm welcoming
room was a little too bright in the morning with the curtains on glass door letting in light
warm room good wifi and a clean house
super clean and a lovely house
as described very clean and confortable
place was clean tidy and comfortable
the bathroom is clean and nice which is very important
lovely clean quiet room in stunning house & area
they were the perfect hosts
louise and joe were excellent hosts
louise and joe were great hosts
lovely house and great hosts
lovely couple and very helpful
ideal location for it
the location is very close to westport and was ideal for our stay
good location approx 2km outside westport
it was in a great location very close to the town centre
the house is in a very quiet location and beautiful scenery
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Discover the charm of Westport

Westport’s stunning scenery and overall ambiance have endeared many visitors for generations. This time, it’s your turn to discover this enchanting town’s unique charm and appeal. With its wealth of welcoming local homes, Westport continually proves to the world why it is one of the best places to live in Ireland.

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