Wicklow Country Ireland is the Mid East Region; the county’s seat is in Wicklow city. The area is mostly known for its greenery, mountains, and coastline. Visitors to the country enjoy participating in outdoor activities such as hiking and biking or simply taking in the natural beauty of the region. The county also has a long and interesting history. Remnants of the past can be seen in the monastic ruins, former military supply lines, and centuries-old grand halls. What do you want to explore in Wicklow? Whatever interests you, select the right accommodation that will allow you to experience everything that you like. Check out our list of the top Airbnbs in Wicklow for some inspiration!
1. A farm that is a nice stay in the Irish countryside (from USD 129)
Swallow Barn is a renovated farm building on Ballard Farm. The interior of the house is a wonderful mixture of old and new. Although the stone walls and wooden beams that give the house a rustic and vintage charm, it is clear that all the furniture and appliances in the house are modern. Right outside the house, is the garden, which is typically filled with large, colorful blooms and lush shrubbery. Guests are welcome to use the barbecue grill, outdoor patio, printing studio, and befriend the congenial animals that live on the farm.
Swallow Barn Ballard Farm HolidaysBrittas Bay, Wicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the amenities were generous and the furniture all very comfortablethe wifi was strong which kept my sons happy while i cookedwe arrived on a stormy night to find a lovely fire on and snowdrops (flowers) on the tablewe had a fantastic and comfortable stay in this rural retreatthe renovated barn is so comfortable you won't want to leave and mary denise and michael are gems
Cleanliness:the accommodation was comfortable spotlessly clean and warmcozy warm clean homelythe accommodation was so clean it was warm and perfect for any family staythe barn was really clean and is also very confortable and spacious
Host:they're really welcoming hoststhe hosts are welcoming and friendlylovely relaxing stay with excellent hoststhank you again to the host; they couldn't have made us feel more welcomeboth the host and hostess were a delightRead more reviews
Location:set in a beautiful location in coreally a great locationbeautiful location extremely relaxing and peacefulideal place to explore wicklow and only 45 minutes to dublin in good trafficthe location while been beautifully remote it was central to what seemed like everywhere in wicklow
2. Quiet, secluded, and cozy cabin with beautiful antique windows (from USD 63)
This budget-friendly cabin provides the illusion of camping with many more amenities than a tent. This Wicklow accommodation features wireless internet, fully equipped kitchen, laptop workspace, heating, breakfast, and most importantly solid walls and a roof. Inside the cabin, there are huge windows, which make you feel as if you are truly in the great outdoors. Though the decor is simple, painting, flowers, and brightly colored cushions add interest to the cabin. Guests usually enjoy walking through the lovely garden and having bonfires. Shops, hiking trails, rock climbing and kayaking can be found only about two kilometers (1.24 miles) away from the cabin, so there should be plenty to do!
Cosy Secluded CabinRathdrum, Wicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:lovely views over the wildflowers from the bedbreakfast was great and the amenities exceeded my expectationsthe cabin is really secluded with a lovely view of all the surrounding trees from bedsuper cozy accommodations exactly as described with a beautiful viewthe cabin is comfortable and quirky and is surrounded by the beautiful nature of wicklow
Cleanliness:everything was very clean and they are very easy to communicate withsuper clean warm and cozy as well as privatethe place is amazing clean organized and really relaxingthe cosy cabin was very clean and the bed was more comfortable than my ownthe place was spotless and in a brilliant location
Host:the hosts were welcomingedwin and fiona are superb hosts with great response time and local tipslovely area and edwin was very accommodatingwonderful friendly and thoughtful hostsedwin and fiona are amazingly wonderful hosts who are extremely easy to talk toRead more reviews
Location:the location is greatgreat location really near some brilliant hiking spotsperfect location to explore the areaextremely beautiful place in a fantastic locationclose to rathdrum so easy access to town if you need it
3. Gorgeous family home near pier (from USD 214)
One of the homiest accommodations for small groups of four is this two-bedroom family home hosted by Geraldine. Wicklow’s town center is within walking distance, as well as the pier and the historic Wicklow gaol. When staying here, guests will have full access to the home’s amenities and the cozy garden. Previous guests have raved about the host’s kindness and hospitality, which have made their stays monumentally better and more memorable. The Black Castle and the bus stop with a regular service to Dublin are within two minutes on foot from the property.
Entire 3 bed family home in beautiful Wicklow TownWicklow, County Wicklow, Ireland
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Amenities & Room:charming house with modern kitchen and lovely garden complete with an apple treethey made sure we had breakfast tea coffee and milkthe house has been renewed and it is very well decorated and is very comfortable
Cleanliness:geraldine's place is great we found the space really clean and so comfyclean comfortable and great locationabsolutely gorgeous cottage/house with two bedrooms well equipped clean and quietvery beautiful spacious bright cosy and clean place at good location near both ocean and city centrethe house is comfortable clean secure with an amazing garden and in a great location
Host:host was very welcominggreat host and great feel to the placevery friendly and approachable hostsgeraldine was such a thoughtful and welcoming hostgeraldine is a great host she left instructions in the house which was very handyRead more reviews
Location:the house is perfect located in wicklow town a few minutes walking to the seathis is a wonderful house in a fantastic locationperfect location and geraldine so friendly and helpfullovely home so close to the sea and walking distance to the town centre shops and pubsbeautiful kitchen walking distance from shops bars and beach
4. Snug and cozy condominium (from USD 67)
Mairin hosts this one-bedroom condominium named Summerhill. Ideal for couples and solo travelers, this home features an open-concept space and is just a few short steps from Wicklow’s historical gaol as well as the harbor. The bus terminal is just right around the corner, so getting around should be the least of your worries. Coffee shops, restaurants, and homey pubs are within walking distance from this cozy property too. Your host will be happy to provide you with more options for adventure, just go ahead and ask!
Cosy and Quirky in Wicklow townWicklow, County Wicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we would definitely recommend the apartment to anyone looking for somewhere close to all amenities of wicklow townbig plus for the quietness comfortable bed and the lovely patio outside perfect for the morning coffeea delightful little private apartment with lovely secluded outdoor spacebasic breakfast provided and friendly welcome
Cleanliness:place is clean and very comfortablea lovely compact clean apartment which was excellent for a base to explore the regionwe especially appreciated being able to do our washing and get it dry outside
Host:quick responses helpful suggestionsmairin was a great host :-)mairin is a great hostthank you for hosting usfab host very thoughtful and thoroughRead more reviews
Location:the location is greatvery good location for touring wicklowgreat location and comfy spacemairin’s place was very cute and centrally located to townjust a short walk to catch the bus and pretty much everything else
5. Room in a bed and breakfast near Wicklow (from USD 70)
This adorable bed and breakfast has a small brick exterior, expertly manicured shrubbery, and a multitude of brightly colored plants. It is only about a five-minute walk to the town of Wicklow. In town, guests can visit local pubs and eateries, walk along the cliffs or drive to neighboring cities. The city of Glendalough, which is known for its ancient monasteries, and the Kilmacurragh Botanical Gardens, which are 18th-century gardens, are both attractions the visitors in Wicklow commonly drive to.
B&B 5 min walk from Wicklow townWicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:her art filled comfortable home was a joy to behold and we had two excellent nights of sleepgood host/great location for exploring the local area/very comfortable room with ensuite[always a +] functional kitchenevery morning we had a good irish breakfast cooked by judywe slept soundly in an extremely cozy bed in her beautiful homeit was a nice room not too small and with a private bathroom
Cleanliness:everything was very clean and comfortableeverything was clean and nice decoratedthe room is clean and big enoughthe room is cozy and very clean with bathroom attachedthe room was clean relaxing and the ensuite bathroom had a great shower
Host:she has plenty of good advice and she likes to talk and learn about her hostsjudy was a lovely hostjudy is a great hosthost is friendly and good for suggestionsjudy was the perfect hostRead more reviews
Location:great location-only a short walk to the town centergreat location and nice and quiether beautiful home was located close to the cityjudy's place was in a great locationthe location was great and the breakfast delicious
6. A piece of Wicklow heaven
This double room is perfectly situated for becoming thoroughly acquainted with the greenery and beauty of Wicklow County. It is located in the Glenmcnass Valley. Glenmcnass is especially known for its gorgeous, roaring waterfall. Neighboring towns include Wicklow, Enniskerry, and Powerscourt, all of which are picturesque towns with unique cafes, restaurants, and pubs.
Piece of Wicklow HeavenGlendalough, Wicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room was beautiful bright and light and denise made homemade breads and tea and coffee availablethe bed was super comfy and the breakfast breads were home made and deliciousroom was perfect and as describedwarm welcome cozy room private bathroom and all the breads butter jams teas and coffee you could wanteverytime we turned around denise was making sure we had everything we needed for comfortable and cozy stay
Cleanliness:super clean house and nicly decoratedit is super clean and tidythe room was perfectly clean and had very nice relaxing atmospherethe room is sparkling clean and very tastefully decoratedthe room was spotless clean and the bread for breakfast just great
Host:denise was a wonderful hostdenise was a lovely hostdenise and seamus were charming hostsdenise is a truly wonderful host and she has a very lovely homethe host and her husband are super friendlyRead more reviews
Location:the location is beautifulthe location was stunningdenise's place is perfectly situated in the heart of wicklow mountainsher place is perfectly located in the wicklow mountainsvery nice location in the middle of wicklow montains
7. Cozy nights at Hadley Wicklow near Wicklow Bay
Hadley Wicklow is a private room near Wicklow Bay. The room has its own deck that overlooks the water and rolling hills in the area. Its coziness and lovely views make it the perfect place for either a romantic getaway or a nature retreat. Guests can easily walk into town to find local pubs, restaurants, and cafes.
Cosy nights at 'Hadley' Wicklow
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Amenities & Room:the pull out couch bed was far from comfortablecozy apartment with a wonderful view from the terracebut valerie's room is gorgeous with great views and a separate entrancedelicious breakfast gorgeous viewvery friendly and thoughtfull host amazing view from deck and lovely room with bedroom living room and private bathrom
Cleanliness:very clean and tidy accomodationthe room was very clean and bigplace is very tidy and cleanbeautiful cozy and extremely clean homeplace was lovely and clean checking in was easy
Host:valerie is a perfect hostvalerie is an amazing hostfriendly host and very responsive if contactedvalerie was very helpfulvalerie is truly an outstanding hostRead more reviews
Location:great location and super breakfastit's a great location just a quick walk into the centre of wicklow townbeautiful breakfast and only 10 minute walk to townfantastic location so close to town but like being in the countryit's in a great location near some fantastic spots for walking and hiking
8. The Granary cottage with amazing views
The exterior of this humble cottage is stone with wild grasses growing on the roof. The interior is homey with its comfortable furniture, soft lighting, and interesting art pieces. This place to stay near Wicklow is relatively secluded and surrounded by trees and grasses. Guests can enjoy the countryside from the comfort of the cottage deck. Though the area seems completely removed from town and busy urban centers, the towns of Arklow and Wicklow are nearby. Dublin is also about an hour away
Amazing views, The GranaryAvoca, Wicklow, IrelandSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable bed and quiet rural setting amazing view of the countryside from the balconythe cottage was everything we hoped it would be authentic and cozy the views are breathtakingthe cottage is set in a very idyllic location with great views and was very comfortablewe loved our stay at sanchia’s cottage so much beautiful cozy space with amazing viewsbeautiful stone cottage with great views full kitchen and place to yourself
Cleanliness:it was very clean and welcomingvery clean and beautiful viewsit was very clean and stocked with just enough amenitiesclean private romantic little getaway we could have quite happily have spent our entire vacation therethe cottage is very clean has everything you need
Host:sanchia is a wonderful host with amazing hospitalitysanchia is a great host surprised us whit ierse specialty by arrivallovely little cottage with lovely little touches and a lovely hostlovely host with lots of local knowledgesanchia was very helpful and welcoming as wellRead more reviews
Location:location is ideal to explore colocation was perfect for usa lovely quiet break away from the hustle and bustleit is a perfect location and so uniquethis is a great location for visiting glendalough as well
Enjoy Ireland's Garden!
Wicklow County is sometimes referred to as Ireland’s Garden. It has a breathtaking natural landscape, filled with beaches, rolling hills, mountains, waterfalls and more. Hike a mountain, visit as many pubs as possible, or take a stroll in the countryside when you take a trip here. Some of the best Airbnbs in Wicklow are cabins and cottages. If you choose the right accommodation in Wicklow, you will be able to see and experience everything that interests you with relative ease!
Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Wicklow, Ireland
1. Which are the best Airbnbs in Wicklow with great views?
The Granary cottage, this private room at Hadley Wicklow, and this quiet, secluded, and cozy cabin with beautiful antique windows are some of the best Airbnbs in Wicklow that has stunning views.
2. Which are the most luxurious Airbnbs in Wicklow?
This farm that is a nice stay in the Irish countryside, this gorgeous family home near the pier, and this piece of Wicklow heaven are the Airbnbs in Wicklow that you should consider staying at if you’re looking for someplace luxurious.
3. Which are the best Airbnbs in Wicklow for families?
For those looking for the best Airbnb vacation rentals that are suitable for families, check out these properties: a gorgeous family home near the pier and a farm that is a nice stay in the Irish countryside.
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