Lisdoonvarna 2.5 miles.
This detached cottage is situated on the outskirts of Kilshanny, County Clare, and provides a real home-away-from-home overlooking green fields.
Step through the porch and you will immediately appreciate the care with which the owners have brought this family cottage in Clare up to date whilst retaining key original features.
The sitting room boasts an open fire in a feature stone fireplace surrounded by cosy sofas on the original stone floor.
The open plan kitchen/diner has a more modern feel, with a fully-equipped Clare cottage kitchen allowing you to sit down in comfort to a home cooked meal from all the freshest ingredients which Ireland is famous for.
There's plenty to do locally too, from a stroll to the Cascades waterfalls along the River Cullenagh in Ennistymon, to surfing in Lahinch, which also offers kitesurfing and windsurfing, plus Kilfenora is three miles away and is well known for the Burren Centre and Father Ted's house.
Golfers at this Clare cottage will enjoy Lahinch Golf Club, home to the South of Ireland Championship and often described as the 'St Andrews' of Ireland.
Or, head to the scenic beauty of The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher; this Clare cottage offers something for everyone.
Back in your Clare cottage enjoy a pleasant night's sleep in one of the four double bedrooms, two with en-suite shower rooms, before waking up to another day in this beautiful part of western Ireland.
About the location
LISDOONVARNA, COUNTY CLARE
Lahinch 9 miles; Shannon Airport 39 miles.
Lisdoonvarna is Ireland's premier Spa town, situated in the Burren region of County Clare, and is home to the Spa Wells Health Centre, 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. Attracting thousands from around the world, the festival offers music, dancing and horse racing and finishes with the grand final where the best matched couple are awarded the coveted titles of "Mr Lisdoonvarna" and "Queen of the Burren"! Lisdoonvarna has eight pubs, some offering traditional Irish music, and good shops and restaurants. Just 3 miles away is the village of Doolin, which is known for its traditional Irish music, plus a ferry service operates daily from Doolin to the Aran Islands. Lahinch, 9 miles away, is a bustling seaside resort, offering a promenade, golf links, Seaworld and a leisure complex. Ideal for surfing, Lahinch offers a one-mile stretch of golden beach, together with numerous traditional pubs and restaurants. A lovely part of north Clare, with something for everyone.