Riverbank Cottage

Scarriff, County Clare (Ref. 8443)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • ClareStoke
    September 2013
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    “A gem of a find”
    A lovely peaceful riverside location, yet only a 5 minute stroll into town. A town that has a greengrocers, butchers, post office, 7 pubs, health food shop, coffee shops, Supermacs and a small supermarket. A warm friendly welcome from the owner who gave us plenty of useful tips for touring the area. She also checked on us mid-stay to see if we were ok. The accommodation was spotless and very spacious. Beds were comfortable and bed linen and towels are provided. Plenty of parking. An ideal base ...


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Scarriff Cottages

Located on the banks of the Scarriff River near the centre of the pleasant village of Scarriff in County Clare, is this group of two delightful holiday cottages. These Scarriff cottages are fantastic holiday homes for families as they each sleep six people and have all of the facilities that you would expect from an Irish holiday property. Each of these Scarriff cottages has a comfortable sitting room with open fire, ideal for chilly evenings when you can curl up in front of the fire and reminisce about the day’s events. Outside these Scarriff cottages are a shared lawned area, a patio with a seating area and private access to the riverbank for excellent coarse fishing. Local walking trails are in abundance from these Scarriff cottages with the Cliffs of Moher within a 1 hour drive. There is a championship golf course at nearby East Clare and the waters of Lough Derg are just a few minutes’ drive away offering a whole range of watersports including sailing, canoeing, kitesurfing, and wakeboarding. The town of Scarriff offers a range of amenities, from traditional Irish pubs with live music to restaurants and a harbour. You will be truly spoilt for things to do, making these wonderful Scarriff cottages enjoyable at any time of the year!

The property

This traditional semi-detached Scarriff cottage offers exposed beams and pine-clad ceilings, with an open fire in the sitting room making it a warm and welcoming property throughout the year.

This Scarriff cottage has three bedrooms and open plan living accommodation with a well-equipped kitchen with large breakfast counter, open plan dining area, and sitting area.

Note: This cottage can be booked with Ref. 8442 to accommodate 12 people.


Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with open fire.


  • Electric storage heaters with open fire in sitting room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books
  • Electricity charged via a €2 coin meter
  • Starter pack of fuel for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Shared garden with lawned area, gravel patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets
  • Shop and pub 5 mins walk
  • Lake 10 mins walk.

About the location


Mountshannon 5 miles; Killaloe 12 miles; Lahinch 40 miles.

Scarriff, in County Clare, is a large village located on the banks of Lough Derg. Situated near the shore of Scarriff Bay, one of the prettiest parts of Lough Derg, and surrounded by lakelands, Scarriff is renowned for its great angling resources. The East Clare Golf Course is a few miles away, while the East Clare Way, a designated walking route, is also nearby. The village of Killaloe is only 12 miles away, and provides great hill walking, boating, watersports and fishing. Lahinch is within easy driving distance, and provides great surfing, fantastic golf and a beautiful stretch of sandy beach to enjoy. A little further afield lie the Cliffs of Moher; one of Ireland's most visited tourist attractions, the Cliffs of Moher offer stunning coastal walks overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, and from the top they boast views out to the Aran Islands and Galway Bay. With plenty to keep everybody occupied within easy driving distance, Scarriff provides a great base for touring County Clare and the surrounding areas.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute