The Bootmaker's Cottage

Kilrush, County Clare (Ref. 906511)

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Cottage features

  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Located in the heart of Kilrush town in County Clare is this homely and comfortable cottage. This Kilrush cottage offers an excellent central location for families and friends with many of Kilrush’s amenities within walking distance and many popular destinations only a short drive away. Set over three floors, this cottage in Kilrush boasts four bedrooms spread over the two upper floors. The ground floor encompasses a cosy sitting room and a well-equipped fitted kitchen with a dining area, each of which have the added warmth of an electric fire to add to the atmosphere of this cosy cottage. A quaint patio is located to the rear of this cottage and is a wonderful sun trap where you can step out and enjoy the morning sun before you set off on your adventures for the day. The bustling and vibrant heritage town of Kilrush is home to a wide selection of shops, friendly pubs and restaurants as well as a charming square in the heart of the town. This coastal town has a rich maritime tradition and is situated on the edge of the River Shannon where many boat trips are available, you might be lucky to catch a glimpse of some dolphins! Spend a day gently strolling around the magnificent Vandeleur Walled Gardens or enjoy an afternoon horse riding? The entire region boasts some spectacular coastal scenery offering the perfect platform for long walks and bike rides. The ferry port at Killimer is only a short drive away which takes both you and your car across to County Kerry. Many other popular attractions nearby include the stunning golf course and beaches at Doonbeg, the seaside village of Kilkee and The Loop Head Peninsula. A delightful town centre cottage for a memorable County Clare holiday. Note: This property is 4 mins walk from Ref 4669, together they sleep 11.

Accommodation

Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x second floor double, 1 x single, 1 x second floor single. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and electric fire. Sitting room (seats 5) with electric fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric fires. Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent May – Sep inclusive, €30 supplement payable directly to owner Oct – Apr inclusive. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking outside property (pay and display during business hours), free public car park 5 mins walk. Rear patio. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KILRUSH, COUNTY CLARE

Kilkee 9 miles; Ennis 29 miles; Shannon Airport 40 miles.

The coastal town of Kilrush is located near the mouth of the River Shannon in the south-west of County Clare. An historic town, one of the listed Heritage Towns of Ireland, Kilrush was once an important Shannon port and is today home to a modern Marina and Heritage Centre. Take a boat trip from the marina and explore the lovely waters of the Shannon Estuary, with its many picturesque riverside towns and villages and resident population of bottle-nosed dolphins! Enjoy a drive along the Wild Atlantic Way, the longest defined coastal touring route in the world, which goes through Kilrush. Alternatively, take a ferry to nearby Scattery Island, a 6th century monastic island featuring the ruins of several churches and a unique 10th century round tower. Kilrush offers supermarkets, traditional pubs, restaurants and an excellent 18 hole golf course, and golfers will also enjoy the Greg Norman designed golf links at Doonbeg, within easy reach. Just 9 miles away is the seaside resort of Kilkee, which boasts a horse-shoe bay, 18-hole golf course, restaurants, pubs, cafes and good walking routes, and is the starting point for the Loop Head Drive along the rugged Atlantic coastline, offering wonderful coastal scenery.