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Freaghcastle near Miltown Malbay, County Clare (Ref. 922998)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Farquhar
    August 2016
    “This house is on a quiet sideroad ...”
    This house is on a quiet sideroad around 2.5 miles north of Miltown Malbay, close to the ocean. A rocky beach, seaside hike and sandy beach are all within walking distance. It's a quiet road and there is a working farm nearby. So you get the feeling of being part of ordinary life. The house has five sleeping spaces including 4 bedrooms. The master bedroom has an en suite bathroom. It's an easy drive to Miltown Malbay, which is so rich culturally, especially with traditional music. We went ...

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Washing machine

The property

Miltown Malbay 2.5 miles.

This family-friendly, detached cottage is situated along a quiet coastal road on the outskirts of Miltown Malbay in County Clare.

Resting along Ireland’s stunning Wild Atlantic Way, this traditional cottage is just over a mile from the picturesque beach at White Strand and is a superb base for discovering all that the West Coast has to offer.

Boasting four comfortable bedrooms, you can enjoy a good night’s sleep after an exhilarating afternoon along the majestic Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland’s most popular attractions.

There is also a fitted kitchen and dining area to enjoy home-cooked meals together with your loved ones.

Upstairs, you will find a spacious open plan sitting area complete with a small dining area and open fire with fantastic views out towards the Atlantic Ocean.

Sliding doors from the dining area lead out into the lawned garden where you can relax with a refreshing drink, whilst planning the next day’s activities.

There is also a front patio with furniture, a special place to sit and unwind with a good book and enjoy the stillness of the countryside.

The thriving town of Miltown Malbay is home to a charming selection of traditional pubs, most of which showcase live Irish music on a regular basis, the perfect way to kick start your holiday!

Each year the town hosts the Willie Clancy Festival, a superb week of music, dance and ‘craic’!

Miltown Malbay also boasts a wonderful selection of shops and eateries.

With so much to see and do in the region, it’s no wonder tourists flock here each year, including the seaside village of Lahinch, home to a Blue Flag beach, surfing, golf and much more.

Why not venture along the coast and catch a glimpse of the Burren, a vast and wild limestone landscape like nothing you have ever seen before.

The region is cradled by sandy beaches, rugged seascapes, and lush rolling countryside, bursting with Irish charm and culture to make it the perfect choice for your getaway.

Accommodation

Four bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 2 x ground floor twin, 1 x ground floor single. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Utility. First floor sitting room (seats 6) with dining area (seats 4) and open fire.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot on request
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Lawned garden plus front patio with furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.5 miles
  • Beach 1.5 miles

About the location

MILTOWN MALBAY, COUNTY CLARE

Spanish Point 2 miles; Lahinch 8 miles; Kilkee 21 miles.

The pretty town of Miltown Malbay is located close to the Atlantic coast in County Clare, and is only an hour from Shannon Airport. Famed for its traditional Irish music, it is home to the Willie Clancy music festival, which is held in July, however visitors will find fabulous live music in many pubs and bars whatever the time of year. Miltown Malbay is close to some excellent beach resorts, including Lahinch, Spanish Point and Doonbeg, all of which are well worth a visit for their relaxed vibe and great surf, not to mention their excellent golf courses. The Burren National Park to the north of the town is a mecca for walkers and nature lovers with its unique geological landscapes and rich colourful wildflowers. Also to the north you will find the striking Cliffs of Moher, which rise majestically out of the ocean and are best appreciated from one of many boat trips departing nearby.