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5 Rinevilla View

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Cross near Carriagholt, County Clare Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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10 Customer Reviews

  • "Lovely holiday cottage, with all the comforts needed for a home from home."

    The garden is very well kept and scenery is stunning when sitting in the kitchen/living area. Feels like a very peaceful place and perfect base to explore south Clare.

    Reviewed by Ruthanne4.7Jul 2023

  • "Excellent property exactly as described in the brochure."

    Had a very enjoyable week. Weather helped! Don’t know what it would be like in stormy weather!

    Reviewed by Ray4.7Mar 2022

  • "The house owners were a pleasure to deal with."

    Everything was made easy. The house exceeded expectations. It was also well located and, therefore, a perfect base from which to explore Co. Clare.

    Reviewed by Desmond4.7Aug 2021

  • "Great location with a beautiful patio and garden looking out over tbe Shannon estuary."

    Perfect for exploring the sights of Co Clare and to relax in the evening on the patio.

    Reviewed by Michelle4.7Jul 2021

  • "Brilliant house absolutely spotless and very spacious."

    Big back garden. Couldn't have wished for a better place. The house was recommended by a friend who was there last year and it definitely exactly as she said it would be. Lovely little village will definitely come back. Ray was so nice and a pleasure to deal with.

    Reviewed by Theresa5.0Aug 2020

  • "This is a well provided and comfortable house with peaceful views."

    A thoroughly relaxing place well situated for visiting some lovely locations such as The Burren.

    Reviewed by Tony5.0Sep 2019

  • "Fantastic location, house was excellent."

    Very friendly, welcoming hosts.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Jul 2019

  • "Good base for discovering everything the area has to offer and the garden at this property is fabulous!"

    Great for kids!

    Reviewed by Lynn4.4Aug 2018

  • "Brilliant family holiday home."

    The owner of the house Ray Ryan was so kind and ready to relax for family holiday. Thank you!

    Reviewed by Won4.6Aug 2017

  • "The cottage was spotlessly clean, very well equipped and very comfortable."

    The location is beautiful and we loved the views over the estuary from the kitchen and patio. The owners were friendly and met us on arrival to explain how things worked and to give us advice about where to go in the area.The beach was further away than we expected - my husband jogged there and it took him 20 minutes. But it was very easy to drive to Kilkee beach which was gorgeous. Although the village of Cross itself is small, it is easy to get from there to all parts of the Loop Head peninsula and we really enjoyed being a bit off the main tourist track.It is such a beautiful part of the country - we will definitely be back and my children have already asked to visit the same cottage again as they made friends with the neighbour's children and dog. They also loved picking and eating vegetables from the plot in the garden. Many thanks for a wonderful holiday.

    Reviewed by Sarah4.8Aug 2016

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  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Ground floor bathroom with bath, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with breakfast bar and dining area
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Second sitting room (seats 2).
  • Electric storage heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Sky and Sports channels
  • Superfast Wi-Fi
  • DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Lawned garden with furniture and vegetable garden
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 mins walk
  • Beach 1 mile
  • Note: Vegetable garden provides organic produce for guests, free of charge when in season.

The property

A well-presented detached cottage located in the heart of Cross, on the spectacular Loop Head Peninsula in County Clare.

This cottage in Cross offers a home-from-home, set in one of Ireland's most sought-after destinations, providing a perfect escape for anyone in need of a relaxing, coastal getaway.

This homely Cross cottage has three comfortable bedrooms, two of which boast en-suite shower rooms, with the third directly adjacent to the family bathroom.

The kitchen with breakfast bar and dining area is bright and airy, catching the sun all day long, whilst the sumptuous sitting room with open fire provides a cosy space to kick back and relax at the end of your day.

Through the French doors in the dining area at this Cross cottage is a well-maintained lawned garden with furniture; here you can enjoy some alfresco dining with the backdrop of delightful unspoilt sea views.

The village of Cross, whilst small, is a thriving, welcoming community which can be witnessed in the friendly local pub, just two minutes' walk from your Cross cottage.

The nearby seaside town of Kilkee is only a short drive away from your coastal cottage in Clare, and is home to a plethora of shops, pubs and seafood restaurants, each boasting delicious treats to tempt you, and traditional Irish music can be heard nightly in many venues.

Kilkee also offers a thalassotherapy centre to cater for your every whim.

Kilkee's superb strand of sandy beach sits next to an indoor waterworld, providing an exciting place for children, or why not take them to enjoy dolphin watching from the nearby village of Carrigaholt?

This Cross cottage rests amongst natural rugged beauty near breathtaking coastlines, and has many nearby attractions and activities to please the entire family.

About the location


Carrigaholt 2.8 miles; Kilkee 8.7 miles.

The quiet village of Cross is located along the breathtaking Loop Head Peninsula, a slender finger of land that extends into the Atlantic Ocean, embracing some of Ireland’s supremely stunning coastlines, and awarded by The Irish Times as the Best Holiday Destination in Ireland, 2013. The village has a pub and a shop, and is mainly recognised as one of only three communities on this stunning headland. Rinevilla Beach is just a stone's throw away, whilst Kilkee Beach and Haugh’s Beach, a hidden gem, are both superb, friendly-family destinations for those who fancy sunbathing, swimming or quiet walks by the shore. The neighbouring villages of Kilbaha and Carrigaholt are home to friendly pubs that serve delicious food, along with the award-winning restaurants, and you will also find the Loop Head Lighthouse, a popular attraction in West Clare, which has been inspiring tourists for many years. The area is famed for its rugged seascapes, excellent seafood and raw natural beauty, and provides a perfect location for discovering Clare’s enchanting coast.