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Summer Family Staycations in Cavan

There is no better way to enjoy quality time with your family than by planning a summer staycation in the heart of Ireland. Make some memories without venturing too far. Cavan offers a wealth of attractions and activities that are sure to delight the entire family. From stunning landscapes to exciting adventures, Cavan has it all for a perfect summer family Staycation. Here are our top family packages available to book now in Cavan.


Cavan Crystal hotel

Situated just outside of Cavan town, Cavan Crystal Hotel features large family rooms with one double bed and 2 single beds with ample space for an extra bed or cot. They also have a leisure centre. The Hotel is located close to Kilinkere pet farm, Cavan Adventure Centre and Killykeen Forest park.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €179 mid-week.

Hotel Kilmore

Enjoy a break this Summer with great accommodation and food with a trip to Hotel Kilmore. Ideally located five minutes from Cavan town, only 1 hour from Dublin and 90 minutes from Belfast. The Hotel is located close to Cavan Adventure Centre, Killykeen Forest Park and Cavan County Museum.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €119 mid-week.

Breffni Arms Hotel

Breffni arms Hotel

For families, the Breffni Arms Hotel offers large rooms with a king bed and twin beds. Children under four stay free. The Hotel is located close to Killykeen Forest Park, Killeshandra Lake and looped walk and so much more.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €195 mid-week.

Crover House Hotel

Situated ideally overlooking Lough Sheelin. Crover House Hotel boasts classic family lakeview rooms which inlcude one double and two single beds. Each room boasts a panoramic view of Lough Sheelin and the picturesque Cavan landscape. On the grounds of the hotel you will find their fairy garden- perfect for little guests to explore. Cavan County Museum is also located close by.

Bed and Brekafast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €180 mid-week.

Errigal Country House Hotel


Not far from the historic town of Cootehill, Errigal Country House Hotel is the perfect destination for your family staycation. The hotel offers spacious family rooms as well as 2 bedroom lodges ideal for older kids. Erica’s Fairy Forest as well as Tanagh Outdoor recreation centre are just a short drive away.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €190 mid-week.

Farnham Arms Hotel

farnham arms hotel

Farnham Arms Hotel is conveniently located in the centre of Cavan town. Their family rooms feature a double and 2 single beds.  The hotel is located close to Cavan Adventure Centre and Erne Island Water park as well as Con Smith Park and Bear essentials.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €165 mid-week.

Farnham Estate

Tucked away in the former walled gardens of the estate, Farnham Resort Houses are a blend of stylish two, three and four-bedroom houses, perfect for a family break, a weekend away or a summer holiday in the countryside. As well as having great walks along the grounds of the Estate, The hotel is also close by to Killykeen Forest Park as well as the Killykeen way, Cavan Adventure centre and more.

A 2 night stay in a 2 bedroom resort house for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €72o mid-week.

Slieve Russell Hotel

At the 4 star Slieve Russell Hotel, they offer spacious family accommodation. The hotel has a number of Family Suites available as well as kids club available from the 7th July – 27th August this year. Russell Rangers Kids Club opens from 4pm to 9.15pm. They also offer adventure golf, a fantastic leisure centre, and they are a short drive from Ballyconnell and the canal walk.

Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children starts at €259 mid-week.

Self Catering


If a family staycation is more enjoyable in self-catering accommodation, then Cavan is the perfect place to visit. With over 40 self-catering properties to choose from, you will find something that suits all the family. Experience lake-side cabins, refurbished farm houses, Tibetan retreats, station masters houses and so much more. You will find a full list of Cavan Self Catering providers on our website here.


You won’t have any trouble keeping the kids entertained. Have fun with the family at Erne Island Waterpark, explore the Cuilcagh Lakeland’s UNESCO Geopark and the megalithic landscape of Cavan Burren Park. Get paddling on the waterways and visit an island castle or take a boat trip on the majestic River Erne. Cycle the 12km ‘Killykeen Way’ or visit a forest park, a visitor farm, do a teddy bear workshop or have an immersive experience at Cavan Museum and the remarkable World War 1 Trench Experience. They will want to come back year after year!

Make some memories this year and choose Cavan as your perfect Family Staycation destination. We look forward to welcoming you to the Lake County!

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