The south of Ireland offers countless accommodation options, whatever your budget and whatever your tastes.

There is a wide range of accommodation options in the region, including hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs, hostels, caravan & camping and self catering accommodation.


Hotel choices in the region vary from the very luxurious to the very basic. If you are looking for high quality five-star accommodation then you are spoiled for choice in the south of Ireland. The Muckross Park Hotel, Killarney; Dunloe Castle, near the gap of Dunloe; Park Hotel Kenmare; and The Kingsley Hotel in Cork City are just a few examples. There are also countless mid-range and budget options in the region.


If you want a more intimate experience then check out one of the region’s many guesthouses. These range from cosy family homes to historical stately homes and make an interesting change from normal hotels.

Bed & Breakfasts

Bed & Breakfasts offer great value for money and an opportunity to stay in a welcoming Irish family home. Bed & Breakfast rooms start at about €30 per night and will include a home cooked Irish breakfast. There are countless Bed & Breakfasts in the region offering excellent choice and value.


With a bed for the night available for as little as €15, hostels are the perfect option for the budget traveler. Many offers a basic breakfast and most have private rooms available too. Staying at a hostel is a great way to meet fellow travelers.

Caravan & Camping

There is a wide choice of caravan & camping parks throughout the region both by the coast and inland at reasonable prices.

Self Catering

Do it your own way by staying in self catering accommodation and enjoy the freedom of eating and sleeping when you choose. There is a good choice of self catering accommodation available whether you are after a rural cottage or sea-side apartment