4*** Executive Suite
About the home
4*** Failte Ireland Approved: This large, modern, 2nd floor apartment is situated in the heart of Clifden town. An ideal base to enjoy all Connemara has to offer the discerning visitor. The apartment has a king-size bed with en-suite shower, flatscreen TV and DVD player, a twin room and separate bathroom. The open plan living area boasts a well equipped kitchen, with dining table & plenty of seating in front of the television. There are umpteen restaurants, bars and shops right outside your door. Views of Main Street, Clifden from all windows.
When you are here, aim at the following: Visiting Kylemore Abbey, Connemara National Park and Inishbofin Island, Deep Sea Fishing and pints from Clifden, Kayaking at Ballinaboy, Surfing and Golfing in Ballyconneely, Fantastic seafood everywhere, strolling through Ballinahich Castle grounds and a celebration at Abbeyglen Castle.
* Inishbofin & Clare Island
* Connemara Golf Club
* Station House Theatre & Spa
* The Treatment Rooms at Abbeyglen
* Super Shopping in Clifden
* Oysters & Guinness in Roundstone
* Music & Connemara National Park in Letterfrack
* Beaches in Ballyconneely
* Deep Sea Fishing from Clifden, Roundstone and Cleggan
* Connemara Pony Show in August, plus Ballyconneely, Roundstone, Claddaghduff
* Omey races in August
* Vintage Car Rally in Clifden
* Arts Week in September in Clifden
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Clifden, 700m|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
Nearest amenities: 100m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, 1 en suite and 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
Further details indoors:
Huge apartment really: Secure Entrance. Great people watching from every apartment window. All the facilities are right outside your door. Literally.
Further details outdoors:
We are located on the Main Street: 2 floors up. This is the place to be.
Book for a week before mid March and get a 2nd week free.
2nd Floor apartment - There is no lift though.
The County Galway / County Clare / County Galway region
Clifden, County Galway, Ireland, is located amidst the breathtaking mountain scenery and beautiful coastline of Ireland's western region known as Connemara. Ireland's western coastal terrain plunges from craggy hillsides into steep green valleys, past whitewashed cottages and stone castles on the shores of tranquil lakes to white sandy beaches and the wild Atlantic Ocean. This majestic land on the west coast of Ireland is the closest you'll get to what Ireland once was. The rugged landscape, with its traditional Celtic culture adds to the region's charm and mystique.
21st century Clifden is a modern, popular tourist destination, offering the discerning visitor a fine selection of food, wines, entertainment, and a vast selection of all things outdoors to enjoy while you are here. You can enjoy the delights of fishing on lake, river & deep sea, gallop accross vast sandy white beaches on the world famous Connemara Pony, trace your ancestors & walk along the historical paths, climb the history laden hills & mountains, there is so much to do for the adventurous spirit & for those looking for tranquility and inspiration Clifden, Connemara is where you will find it. We hope to see you here in Clifden soon.
Other interests are : Alcock & Brown Landing Site:
Derrygimla Bog – the landing site of the first transatlantic site. View the site from the monument on Errislannon.
Connemara National Park:
The park offers nature talks and guided walks. Connemara ponies, picnic areas and an information heritage and exhibition centre, together with an audio-visual show make for an interesting and educational day out. Marconi Transmitter Radio Station:
Derrygimla is the location of the transmitter which made the first transatlantic radio transmission. The site of Marconi’s elaborate building works still shows traces of the former structure. Its generators were powered by turf cut from the peat bog.
Sky Road, Clifden:
Whichever way you travel the Sky Road - on foot, cycle or car - the views are breathtaking and the seascapes are inspirational, the perfect place to end a perfect day, watching the sun set over the vast Atlantic Ocean. Don't forget to stop off at Clifden Castle
Situated on the Sky Road and now in ruins, this 19th century house was built by Clifden’s founder, John D’Arcy.
The Connemara / Clifden area
Things to do in Clifden for your holidays in 2008 & 2009:
» Connemara Marathon
» Connemara Bog Week - Letterfrack
» Roundstone Arts Week
» Clifden Open Boat Competition
» Clifden Irish nights
» Roundstone Fun Run
» Ballyconneely Pony Show
» Claddaghduff Pony Show
» Roundstone Regatta
» Clifden Irish Nights -
» Mass on MacDara's island
» Ballyconneely Oyster Festival
» Omey Races
» Cashel Pony Show
» Connemara Pony Show
» Bicycle Tour de Bog Cycle Connemara
» Sea Angling Competition Cashel
» Dinghy Regatta Clifden
» Festival of the Connemara Pony - Selection of Show Queen
» Clifden Connemara Pony Show International Day
» Clifden Connemara Pony Sales
» Connemara Water Sports Day
» Clifden Irish Nights - Tuesday and Thursday evenings
» Roundstone Traditional Irish nights
» Clifden Community Arts Week Festival - 20th - 30th September
» Ramble Through Scenic Connemara - Croi Connemara Ramble
» Roundstone Community Games
» Connemara Four Seasons Walking Festival
» Connemara Sea Week
» Saint Caillin's Day
How to get there
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Fly to Dublin,Galway, Shannon or Knock. Galway is closest, but there is a very regular bus service from Shannon to Galway that leaves from outside the airport.
If you fly to Knock, you would need to have a car organised or have somebody meet you. We can organise pick up should you wish. Also check www.clifdentaxi.com or www.citylink.ie
Activities near Connemara
Golf within 30 mins drive
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|High Summer||1 Jul 12||1 Sep 12||£ 640||£ 89||£ 99||2 Nights|
|Autumn||1 Sep 12||26 Oct 12||£ 495||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
|Halloween 2012||26 Oct 12||5 Nov 12||£ 500||£ 89||£ 99||2 Nights|
|Winter||5 Nov 12||24 Dec 12||£ 550||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
A 15% deposit will hold the booking. The balance is due on arrival. We accept payment vis paypal on www.clifdenrentals.ie .
For every 3 day+ booking You will receive complimentary vouchers on arrival for:
Abbeyglen Treatment Rooms, http://www.abbeyglen.ie/abbeyglen-castle-hotel/beauty-and-relaxation-centre.html
The Central Bar & Restaurant next door
and clifden taxis (www.clifdentaxi.com) as part of your package.
All our rates include include electricity and all taxes. No hidden extras.Book
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