GORSE COTTAGE is set on a gentle hill overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Aran Islands, the Cliffs of Moher, Galway Bay and distant Conemara mountain ranges. Close to the famous villages of Doolin and Lisdoonvarna in County Clare. It is situated in a peaceful coastal lo …see more
House is exactly as advertised - lovely and comfortable and great location if you want to get away from it all but still only be a few minutes drive from lovely bars, restaurants etc. Plenty of space … More
“Lovely homely house from which to explore west and north Clare”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2012
Modern but characterful house, spacious, lots of natural light, great views to both Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands. If you're looking for a peaceful break to recharge your batteries, Gorse Cotta… More
“Fabulous base for exploring and enjoying the delights of Co. Clare!”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
We were a family of 4 adults and 4 children who really enjoyed staying at Gorse cottage. The cottage is a stunning house and is exceptionally well equipped for a rental property. There were amble toys… More
Really happy to hear that you had a nice stay. That's very important to us and makes it all worth while. It's a grand spot alright. Thanks so much for the kind words.
PLEASE NOTE: we will not be accepting bookings STARTING on 20/21/22/23 or 24th of September in 2016 due to family commitments. Bookings shouldering this period will be considered.
Hidden from sight off the road in a stunningly beautiful rural area, this traditional co …see more
If you are wondering what it would be like to live in one of the impossibly picturesque cottages nestled in the beautiful landscape of the Burrens, this place is perfectly ideal. We planned to stay on… More
Thank you so much for this lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and found the cottage comfortable and welcoming. You are welcome back any time. Kind regards Helen and Enda
“Great place to stay, amazing place to visit, warm comfortable, would recommend and will go again.”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2015
My daughters and I fell in love with this little cottage over a long weekend in the Burren. It's simply but comfortably furnished and felt really homely. The kitchen had everything we needed, and wh… More
Thanks for the review. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay. Do please come again. Kind regards, Helen
This 5 star self catering property is located in the picturesque harbour village of Ballyvaughan, the heart of the world-famous Burren. This beautiful, well maintained comfortable home with large garden is furnished to a high standard making it a superb choice for coup …see more
“Great base for visiting area's sights and close to local amenities”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2012
We stayed in Knocknagrough House for a week in July with two teenagers and two younger children and we found it to be a perfect base for visiting places of interest in Clare and Galway. It was spotle… More
It is encouraging that you enjoyed your stay at Knocknagrough House and I appreciate you taking time out to share your thoughts with others.
“Like home away from home.”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2012
Extremely well-mantained house and property - clean and very comfortable. All the amenities of home in a setting of breathtaking scenery. Walking distance to several pubs and a grocery store.
My wi… More
“Charming and comfortable cottage on Ireland's west coast”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2012
Knocknagrough House in Ballyvaughan is a lovely cottage in a village setting within walking distance to shops and restaurants. It is well equipped and furnished for a comfortable stay of up to 8 gues… More
Many thanks for taking the time to review Knocknagrough House. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you felt comfortable with the standard and its location to the village. kind regards, Rita.
Detached Bungalow for 7Wonderful Mountain Retreat - Spectacular Sea view Shop. Pub. Restaurant 2 miles. Beach 1162 yards. GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, utility room, 3 kingsize doubles 1 with ensuite shower room, single, bathroom with separate shower and ja …see more
Welcome to Lakeside Cottages on the shores of Lake Inchiquin. The cottages are situated on our beef farm in a very picturesque setting with lake views. The river Fergus runs through the farm and enters the lake just 50m from the cottages. Each cottage has 2 bedro …see more
Located in one of the most breathtaking areas of North Clare, this beautiful cottage is nestled into the wild Burren landscape about 50 metres down a private lane: perfect for a "get away from it all" holiday. It is set on its own private grounds of approximately an acr …see more
“An enchanting cottage in a captivating location - west of Ireland bliss!”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2015
As we drove over the hill to Pollclabber Cottage, the full horizon unfolded before us - the world was suddenly rid of clutter and in its place lay an unending expanse of rock, sea and sky! It was for… More
Reviewed 17 Jul 2014
Our stay here was fantastic! The location is perfect for touring the area and the accommodations are great! Helen is wonderful and most helpful! When I return to Ireland this is my destination! Do not… More
“Comfortable, cosy, great facilities and lovely location”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2013
Great information from the owners about the area and things to do. Beautiful cottage, in a lovely location. Excellent facilities and very cosy. Lots to do in the area and lovely places to eat.… More
Located in the peaceful village of New Quay, between the rural seaside towns of Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare and picturesque Kinvara Co. Galway, this 4 bedroom wheelchair accessible accommodation has stunning views over Galway Bay to the medieval city of Galway and the Conn …see more
An bhó teach, (pron: ann bo Tchock) which means Cow's shed in Irish, is a real retreat from modern life (no TV!) while still being connected to the world (~Wifi). The self-catering cottage has one room with an en-suite bathroom, with shower, and a small ki …see more
•4 Bedrooms (one en suite, sleeps 8), open plan sitting room through to kitchen and dining area, separate utility room.
Available to rent from now, on a weekly (€450 per week) or shorter term basis.
This house is located just a mile from the pict …see more
This is a beautiful little cottage style chalet with spectacular sea and mountain views. It is ideally situated directly on the Wild Atlantic Way in the Burren. Excursions on foot or by car to local attractions such as Fanore Beach, Aillwee Cave, Aloha Surf School are …see more
This beautiful traditional cottage is flanked by the mountains of the Burren National Park and adjacent to the sand dunes of the Blue Flag beach of Fanore, 10 miles from the village of Ballyvaughan and six miles from Doolin. The house has been thoughtfully designed with …see more
A simply decorated traditional limestone 'Long Cottage' with vaulted ceilings and great views of the Burren from the garden.
Wind down the gravel track, across the cattle grid and between the fuchsia hedgerows and you will find the two 300 year old cottages at Poulaph …see more
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen, twin beds (convertible to double), bathroom with shower over bath.Electricity and gas central heating included, linen and towels included, flame effect fire, TV, CD, fridge with small ice box, microwave, internet access, partially enclosed …see more
We built our dream home with all of the things that we wanted - space, light, comfort, peace, privacy, countryside. It is really a home away from home rather than holiday rental. Nestled in hazel woods, our home is modern, spacious and flooded with light even in the de …see more
We chose to stay in Ballyvaughan, having been before, and desperate for a bit of wilderness and fresh air. We could not have found a better place. The McGraths did everything to make us feel very welc… More
Reviewed 18 Jul 2015
We had a wonderful stay at this vacation rental. We traveled to Ireland to celebrate my mom's birthday and this accommodation was the perfect fit for us. It was very spacious and allowed us all to hav… More
“A Holiday of Luxury”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
What an amazing house and setting, and wonderfully friendly owners. Nothing was too much trouble. The house was equipped with everything you could possibly want, and more. Little touches around the ho… More
Formerly a fishing port, the harbour at Ballyvaughan is now mainly used for pleasure craft and sporting activities. The village lies at the edge of the Burren region on the Southern shore of Galway Bay. The cottages are located in the centre of the village and are withi …see more
New to market and completly renovated, this delightful accomodation is located in the centre of the village and comprises:
Living room, comfortably furnished with open fire.
Kitchen/Dining room, all new appliances, fully equipped.
One Double Bedroom Ensuite
One Sing …see more
A lovely house in a perfect spot - the accommodation is just right for a couple. It is beautifully furnished and has every utensil required - even a butter dish! Everything was spotless and well car… More
Thank you so much Janet for your lovely comments. I would love to welcome you back if you ever decide to revisit Ballyvaughan.
New home (completed August 2009) nestled in Caher River valley in Fanore village. Furnished 3 bedrooms, including master with large en-suite bathroom. Pitch pine floors throughout. Solar panels. 32' flat screen TV in family room with satellite coverage (including BBC). …see more
Fermoyle Farmhouse self catering cottage is a newly renovated semi detached 350 year old cottage nestled between 2 mountains in the Caher Valley. On the property there are paths up to the mountain, chickens to be fed and old stone houses abandoned in the famine times. …see more
Semi-detached cottage in fine location beside the sea with far reaching views over Galway Bay to Black Head and S. Connemara in the distance. It is situated on the edge of the Burren about a mile from the busy fishing village of Ballyvaughan, which offers shops, music p …see more
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen, double, twin, shower room.Electricity by meter read, storage heaters, open fire with fuel supplied, linen and towels included, No Smoking, travel cot, satellite tv, dvd player, CD, fridge with small ice box, microwave, washer/dryer, babysi …see more
Formerly a fishing port, the harbour at Ballyvaughan is now mainly used for pleasure craft and sporting activities.The village lies at the edge of the Burren region on the Southern shore of Galway Bay. The cottages are located in the centre of the village and are wi …see more
A beautiful cottage set on an elevated site overlooking the Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, Atlantic ocean and Galway bay all the while the rugged burren landscape sweeps up from the Atlantic Ocean and casts its magic spell on all who stay here. Gentian cottage is taste …see more
A beautiful comfortable Self-catering traditional cottage includes a fully-equipped kitchen and separate utility room. The cottage consists of a comfortable dining area, sitting room with stove inset in a traditional stone fire place. There are 3 bedrooms (1 single and …see more
Brook Cottage is a 150 year old cottage in the Burren with a small stream running next to it (hence the name). It is located down a quite country lane for added peacefulness. Tastefully restored to the highest standards this cottage comprises of 2 bedrooms, a traditiona …see more
A charming home on its own private grounds and a one minute walk to Ballyvaughan village and the sea front. There are three bedrooms (1 king size with ensuite; 1 double and 1 single) ; bathroom ; sitting room with open fireplace and a lovely kitchen opening to a patio w …see more
Follow in the footsteps of HM Queen Elizabeth and President Barack Obama and visit Ireland this summer. Stay in our luxury 4 star traditional style cottages in the heart of the world famous Burren Region of North Clare. Overlooking Galway Bay and the Aran Islands and …see more
4 Star****. Coastal cottage. Free Wifi in cottage for guests.
Beautiful high quality, newly refurbished cottage in 'The Burren'.
Bed linen & towels provided.
Molls cottage has large garden with beautiful views of Cappanwalla Mountain
Situated in heart of Ballyvau …see more
Lillimar is a lovely home in the centre of Ballyvaughan village. It is new to the market and has been completely renovated. There are three bedrooms and bathroom/shower upstairs. Downstairs the entrance porch leads into a sitting room with open fireplace . There is a la …see more
This is 3 bedroom house with 2 bathroom and kitchen/dining room.It has a large open plan living area that has a stairway to upstairs balcony and bedrooms. ther is a large conservatory to the rear of the house. It is located on a stud farm in Fanore Co. Clare.
It is clo …see more
Corofin, a traditional angling centre, is ideally located for exploring the world famous Burren landscape with its abundance of exotic flora and limestone crevices.The Cliffs of Moher, Leamaneh Castle and the Health Spa at Lisdoonvarna are all within touring distanc …see more
This beautiful traditional cottage is flanked by the mountains of the Burren National Park and adjacent to the sand dunes of the Blue Flag beach of Fanore on the wild Atlantic way.
The house has been thoughtfully designed with an upstairs sitting area with magnificent …see more
SONAS IS A BEAUTIFUL SEASIDE RETREAT SITUATED ON THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY, with views over the Burren landscape, Atlantic ocean, Aran Islands and Galway Bay. It is situated in one of Ireland's most stunning landscapes and is the ideal destination for families, groups …see more
The cottage was immaculate and well suited. We walked to the ocean every morning and spent delightful evenings at O'Donoghue's pub - also walking distance. Fanore is located halfway between Ballyvau… More
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner. FF: double, twin, single, bathroom with shower over bath.Electricity by meter read, storage heaters, A charge of €5 per day for jun-aug and €8 per day sept-may applies for electricity., linen and towels included, TV, microwave, di …see more
Cosy, converted old horse truck now residing on a traditional small farm in the Burren , just 10 minutes off the Wild Atlantic Way.
Surrounded by rolling green hills, an iron age earthen ringfort and free range rare breed pigs. Our farm is outside the village of Kilfeno …see more
'Burren Farm Cottages' offers accommodations in two separate self catering cottages, just 2.5 miles from the village of Kilfenora in County Clare, adjacent to the world famous Burren Region, with its spectacular landscape and rare plant life.'The …see more
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner. FF: double with ensuite shower room, double with single, shower room.Electricity by meter read, storage heaters, linen included, flame effect fire, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, hairdryer, partially enclosed open plan partia …see more
Sycamore House enjoys a superb location in the seaside village of Ballyvaughan in the heart of the Burren on a large site that backs down to the sea.
A five minute walk will bring you to the centre of this quaint village where you can browse the craft shops or wine and …see more