You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Carrigaholt, Loophead Bay, County Clare. It is a Detached Bungalow.
This delightful property is located 0.6 miles from the picturesque village of Carrigaholt, 7 miles from the seaside resort in Kilkee and an hour from Ennis market town. It features spacious living spaces with a cosy solid fuel stove in the lounge area, a large modern kitchen and a Wii games console. Located on the Wild Atlantic Way this property is an ideal base for Loop Head Lighthouse, dolphin watch, sea angling, beach and water activities.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 1 mile. Beach 1056 yards.
GF: lounge, kitchen, dining room, utility room, conservatory, 3 doubles 1 with ensuite bathroom (shower over bath), double with additional double, bathroom with shower over bath.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, travel cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, games console, hairdryer, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, front and back courtyard, patio area, garden furniture, locked shed available for storage, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
Carrigaholt, is a picturesque fishing village on the southern side of Loop Head, about 10 kilometres southwest of Kilkee and has a village shop, a number of lively pubs and the award winning Long Dock Restaurant.
The seaside of resort of Kilkee (7 miles) has a long sandy beach, numerous shops, pubs and restaurants, leisure centre, Waterworld and hotel.
A visit to Loophead lighthouse is a must open Saturday and Sunday March and April and daily from May to August. Admission is EUR5, and children under 12 go free.
The Loop Head Heritage Trail won the Global Sustainable Tourism Award 2015 at the WorldTravelMarket in London. The 60km trail takes in 14 local attractions including Loop Head Lighthouse, The West Clare Railway, The Church of the Little Ark, Kilkee Victorian Town and the Bridges of Ross.
Kilkee Thalassotherapy Centre offers traditional seaweed baths, seaweed body wraps, hydrotherapy, massage, marine based facials, sauna/steam rooms, beauty treatments and sun bed.
Kilkee Waterworld opens June, July and Aug from 11am - 6pm and also weekend during the months of April and May as well as Easter week from 11am - 6pm.
The Bridges of Ross (an amazing natural sea arch) is regarded as a premier bird watching point on the West Coast of Ireland. Regular sightings include species such as Leach's Petrel and Sabine's Gull. The Long-tailed Skua (an extreme rarity in Ireland) has also been sighted. The Bird-watching season has been identified as running from July to November with peak season in August/September.
* Oyster Festival, Carrigaholt - May bank holiday weekend
* Curragh Racing/Regatta, Kilbaha - 21st June
* Doonbeg Jazz Festival
* Doonbeg Seafood Festival
* Loophead Gathering Festival (mid July)
* Doonbeg Drama Festival (March)
* Carrigaholt Family Festival (mid-August)
* Kilkee Triathlon
* Kilkee Family Festival
Fishing, Traditional Music .75 miles. Walking - Hill 2 miles. Horse riding 5 miles. Childrens Playground 6 miles. Leisure centre and indoor pool, Golf 7 miles.
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