Glasclune near Doonbeg, County Clare
Doonbeg 3.5 miles. A superbly appointed semi-detached cottage situated in the hamlet of Glasclune, close to the village of Doonbeg, County Clare. This Doonbeg cottage has been lovingly renovated to provide quality accommodation perfect for families and friends looking for a peaceful retreat in a beautiful part of the Emerald Isle. With four spacious bedrooms, a modern kitchen, comfortable sitting room and a sun room, this Doonbeg cottage contains lovely furnishings that are guaranteed to make you feel right at home and leave you with a smile on your face! Outside this Doonbeg cottage is a rear lawned garden with furniture that benefits from far-reaching views across the Clare countryside, so why not enjoy a glass of wine and soak up the tranquil surroundings. Just one mile from this Doonbeg cottage is a picturesque beach overlooking Doonbeg Bay, so why not enjoy a stroll and marvel at the serene atmosphere that's typical of this area of Ireland. The village of Doonbeg is home to a variety of pubs, many of which feature traditional Irish music and further afield, the towns of Miltown Malbay, Kilkee and Lahinch boast many venues where a warm welcome from the locals is assured. Explore the spectacular coastline along one of the many beaches in the area, or why not admire the imposing Cliffs of Moher. Take a ride on the West Clare Railway or don your sea legs for a whale watching trip from Carrigaholt. With so much to do from this Doonbeg Cottage, you'll be left with wonderful memories of a fun-filled Irish break.
Four bedrooms: 1 x double, 2 x ground floor double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 5) with dining area and oil-fired stove. Sun room with dining area (seats 6) and comfy seating (seats 4).
Oil central heating with oil-fired stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs (one with Freeview), DVDs, CD/radio. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Rear lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 3.5 miles. Beach 1 mile. Note: The summer room is accessed via one of the ground floor bedrooms or via an external door.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Doonbeg, County Clare
Kilrush 7 miles.
The village of Doonbeg (meaning small fort) in County Clare grew up around the remains of Doonbeg Castle, which was built in the 16th century. The village and surrounding area offer a good variety of pubs (many providing traditional Irish music), while for golf enthusiasts, Greg Norman's course at Doughmore, the Doonbeg Golf Club Course, is open for some of the finest golf in the world. Local walks highlight the area's natural beauty, or try exploring the white sand beaches from horseback. Doughmore Strand and Spanish Point are renowned for quality surfing, while the towns of Kilrush and Carrigaholt offer boat trips for dolphin watching. With fishing, deep sea angling, boat charter, the West Clare Railway, the International Jazz Festival over Whit weekend and Willie Keane Memorial, which takes place during the weekend of the October bank holiday and offers traditional Irish music, song and dance, you will find plenty of ways to spend your holiday in this beautiful part of Ireland.