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10 Self Catering Breaks in Ireland in August, 2 & 3-Night Stays from €360

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From Cork to Donegal, Kilkenny to Kerry, I’ve got 10 self catering breaks in Ireland this summer.

I know many people are still searching for self catering breaks in Ireland in August, so I have picked out some that might suit below. All have received good reviews from previous guests, and have flexible booking options. I also found some options with access to swimming pools. 


I have priced these self catering breaks in Ireland for two or three-night stays in August, but dates and durations can be changed to suit your requirements, simply click on the links below and edit the search dates accordingly.


Please note that some facilities may not be available and are subject to change, so it is best to check with the hotel or apartment if there is any facility you are particularly interested in. Note all links are affiliate links, where I receive a small commission if a booking is made, but at no additional cost to you.

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20 Family hotel breaks in August, 2 & 3 Night stays from €245



1. Park Place Apartments, Killarney

2-night stay, 24th August: 2 bedroom apartment, €401

Park Place Apartments Killarney - self catering breaks in Ireland

Located in the centre of Killarney town centre, these bright, modern apartments are just 500 meters from the Killarney National Park. With the Ring of Kerry and the Wild Atlantic Way on  your doorstep, the possibilities for day trips is endless.

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2. Carrick Plaza Suites, Carrick On Shannon, Leitrim,

2-Night Stay, various dates in August: 2-bedroom apartment, €478

self catering breaks in Ireland at the Carrick Plaza suites
Blueway Waterpark, 20 minutes away.

Located in the heart of Carrick-On-Shannon, these modern two-bedroomed apartments sleep up to six, and three-bedroomed apartments sleep up to eight. Both boast panoramic views over the River Shannon. Take a cruise along the river, and enjoy Lough Key Forest Park. and the Blueway Waterpark (above) which is located 15 minutes away. The apartments are only a few minutes walk to the centre of this vibrant town. 

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3. Rathmullan Village Apartments, Donegal,

3-night stay, various dates August €886

Slieve League Cliffs Donegal
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Located just 300 metres from the beach at Rathmullan, these modern village apartments are well equipped and offer free WiFi. These are a great base to explore the Donegal coast line, its amazing beaches and the Slieve League Cliffs. 

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4. Jamestown Court 2-bedroom apartment, Salthill, Galway,

2-night stay, 18th August €570

self catering breaks in Ireland - Galway apartments

With a superb beachfront location in Salthill, these modern apartments offer stunning sea views and are beautifully furnished. With Galway city, Connemara and the Wild Atlantic Way on your doorstep, these will surely be one of the most popular options for self catering breaks in Ireland.
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5. Self Catering at Lough Rynn, Roscommon

2-night stay: 28th August €360

This three-bedroom house is located just 2-minutes walk from Lough Rynn Castle Hotel and 12 km from Carrick on Shannon. Take a cruise along the river, or enjoy an action packed day at Lough Key Forest Park or the Blueway Waterpark, which is just 30 minutes away. The beautiful Strandhill beach in Sligo is just an hour away.

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6. St Anglea’s 3-bedroom apartment, Sligo,

2-night stay: 21st August, €371

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If you want to explore the Wild Atlantic Way on a budget, then look no further! Anglea’s apartment boasts free WiFi, an onsite gym and views of th Isle of Innisfree. Located just five miles from Sligo town, with Strandhill beach and Rosses Point close by, this is a great value option for self catering breaks in Ireland.

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7. Bunratty Holiday Homes, Clare, 3-bedroom house

Various dates August, 3 Night stay, €699

Family staycations in Bunratty Holiday Homes.

Set in the village of Bunratty, these spacious three-bedroomed homes have bright modern interiors, and a patio area. The village has a host of craft shops and restaurants, with Bunratty Castle and Folk Park just 200 metres away. The coast is just 15 minutes away, and the beaches at Lahinch or Kilkee are an hour’s drive away.

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8. Benbulben Court, Sligo

2-Night Stays, Various Dates August, 2 bedroom apartment: €398

A selection of one and two-bedroom apartments close to Sligo town centre and Ireland’s most distinctive mountain, Benbulben,  these apartments are a great value choice for families looking to explore the Wild Atlantic Way.

There is an onsite reception opened daily should you need anything during of your stay, and guests can enjoy discounted swimming pool and gym rates in the nearby Clayton Hotel.  The reviews from previous guests are excellent, and the opportunities for day trips are endless.

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9. Assaroe Falls, Donegal

2-Night Stays, Various Dates August, 2 bedroom apartment: €400

Assaroe Falls is located just over 2km from the Lakeside Centre and just over 5km from the gorgeous beach at Rossnowlagh. It features river views, free WiFi and free private parking. 

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10. Castle Oaks House Hotel, 2-bedroom Courtyard Apartment with pool access, Limerick:

2-Night stay: 21st August : €548

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Set in 26 acres of grounds, and beautifully situated on the banks of the River Shannon, this Georgian Manor House Hotel is a great choice for self catering breaks in Ireland.


The Courtyard Suites are located just a one minute walk from the reception area. There are two double bedrooms with a spacious living area and kitchenette. Guests can enjoy access to the hotel facilities including breakfast in the hotel restaurant for a small supplement, as well as access to the River Leisure Club and pool. 

Note cheaper family rooms will show initially, but if you click on ‘see availability’ you will see all room types listed.

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I hope this post on self catering breaks in Ireland will help you plan a staycation soon.  It is important to note that some of the facilities / activities listed may not be operating to full capacity – please check with individual hotel for clarification. I always recommend booking a room with free cancellation, or a small deposit, incase there are any changes to the listed facilities that may not suit you.



These deals were researched across various hotel booking sites. When you make a booking you do so via a third party website. Prices are correct at the time of publishing but may change. Some of the links in this post contain affiliate links where I receive a small commission if a booking is made, but at no additional cost to you.  Read more in my privacy policy.


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