Donour Lodge

Fanore, County Clare (Ref. 915132)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Sauna
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    16

  • Bedrooms

    7

  • Bathrooms

    6

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Fanore 2 miles. A wonderful, semi-detached cottage boasting views across the sea and the Burren, near the village of Fanore in County Clare. Surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Wild Atlantic Way, this stunning cottage near Fanore is the perfect base for friends and families looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and uncover the delights of County Clare. This cottage near Fanore offers seven comfy bedrooms with TVs, with the main first floor double bedroom boasting a wonderful sauna. Where better to relax after a long day exploring everything the Banner County has to offer? There is also a welcoming open plan living area in this cottage near Fanore, featuring a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a warming woodburning stove. There are also two separate sitting rooms where you can escape to for some peace and quiet and catch up on some reading. Outside, there is a superb patio area to the side of this cottage near Fanore with seating that looks out to the sea. Let the kids play in the spacious lawned garden, or in their very own play area, while you sit and relax with a refreshing drink and soak up the views of the Burren. Take a stroll to Fanore Beach, which proudly boasts Blue Flag status, or mingle with the local and tourists alike in Fanore’s charming pub. The magnificent Wild Atlantic Way takes in the Aran Islands and offers a short drive to Doolin where you can get the ferry across to each island and experience their unique atmospheres. Marvel at the imposing Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland’s most famous sights, and further afield, beautiful beaches can be found at Lahinch and Doonbeg. Pull on your walking boots, pack a picnic, and enjoy a walk in the hills above Ballyvaughan, with Galway Bay stretching out in front of you for a truly memorable experience! A visit to the cobbled streets of Galway is also a must with an abundance of art, culture and entertainment waiting to be discovered. This family-friendly, inviting cottage near Fanore is the perfect choice for a holiday in the Emerald Isle.

Accommodation

Seven bedrooms with TV: 3 x double (one with sauna and en-suite shower, basin and WC), 2 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor family room with 1 double and 2 single and en-suite shower, basin and WC. Ground floor bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area (seats 6) and sitting area (seats 2) with electric stove. Utility. Dining room (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 6) with woodburning stove. First floor sitting room (seats 5).

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburning stove and electric stove. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 9 x TVs with Free-to-air channels, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power charged by meter reading, first €35 combined electric and oil and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Ample off road parking. Front and rear lawned garden. Side patio with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2.6 miles. Beach 10 mins walk. Note: Owners have their own friendly dog. Note: Small pond in the front garden, children to be supervised.

This property offers a smaller party reduction.

About the location

FANORE, COUNTY CLARE

Lisdoonvarna 10 miles; Lahinch 18 miles.

Situated between Ballyvaughan and Doolin in County Clare, Fanore is a popular village with walkers, surfers and tourists, and boasts a nice sandy beach. It is also of particular interest to botanists and geologists, owing to its location on the edge of the Burren – renowned for its unique flora and fauna, and rugged landscape. Nearby Lisdoonvarna is Ireland's premier Spa town, home to the only active spa centre in Ireland; boasting a Victorian pump house, sauna, massage room and mineral baths, situated in woodland surroundings. The town is also home to the 150 year old Matchmaking Festival, which takes place every year during September and October. Lisdoonvarna has eight pubs, some offering traditional Irish music, and good shops and restaurants. Lahinch, 18 miles away, is a bustling seaside resort, offering a promenade, golf links, Seaworld and a leisure complex. In addition, the world renowned Doolin is 9 miles away, famous for its traditional pubs and restaurants, not to mention the local recording studio, where you can listen to some of the best traditional musicians being recorded live. A beautiful location with something for everyone.