Apartments and self catering accommodation in Ireland
Self catering Ireland
Ireland is an island situated in the north-western region of Europe and is the third largest island in continental Europe. Ireland is divided into Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Irish people are very proud of their language and their Celtic cultural heritage. Irish literature has pioneered trends in world literature with Jonathan Swift and James Joyce and includes four Nobel Prize Winners, George Bernard Shaw, Samuel Beckett, William Butler Yeats and Seamus Heaney.
Ireland is famous for many things including it’s original Irish whiskey and Guinness stout, which is shipped all over the world. Irish pubs have a reputation worldwide for being a place full of Irish music and great Irish craic. No matter what town, village or city you rent a self catering home in Ireland, you are sure to find a good choice of traditional Irish pubs to sample the famous Irish welcome.
A warm welcome will always await you when you take a self catering Ireland holiday to this wonderful friendly country fondly referred to as The Emerald Isle.
Self catering in Ireland offers one of the best ways to truly experience this enchanting country that possesses three World Heritage Sites, Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland, Skellig Michael off the coast of Kerry, and Bru na Boinne (Palace of the Boyne) in County Meath, Ireland. In spite of the limited land availability, Ireland has got thousands of lakes, over 3,700 km of coastline and more than 14,000 km of rivers stocked with many types of fish. The lush vegetation of Ireland due to its mild climate and adequate rainfall has earned the island the name of ‘ The Emerald Isle’. Hence, travelling inside Ireland is one of the most pleasant experiences one can ever have.
There are two capital cities on the island of Ireland. Belfast is not only the capital city of Northern Ireland but it is also the largest city in Northern Ireland. Dublin is the capital city of the 26 counties in southern Ireland and it is also the largest city in southern Ireland.
As well as having ten airports, Ireland has an extensive road, bus and rail network making travelling and getting around Ireland extremely easy and safe. Because of this, your self catering holiday in Ireland will cost you less because there is no need for tourist to take costly internal flights to get around this beautiful country.
Ireland offers you a number of different types of self catering accommodation from apartments, country cottages, farmhouses, budget holiday chalets, family holiday houses and thousands of quality Bord Failte approved bed and breakfasts and guesthouses in Ireland as well as hotels from 1 star right up to 5 star luxury standard.
The Provinces Of Ireland:
Ireland is divided up into four provinces, which are made up of 32 counties and all offer a huge selection of self catering accommodation. The four provinces of Ireland are, Ulster (north), Leinster (east), Munster (south) and Connaught (west).
From the list below, please click on a link for the county you wish to view listings of self catering Ireland holiday homes.