Blue Pool View Self Catering Holiday Home is a newly built house situated in a quiet area near the Atlantic Coast in the west of County Clare, Ireland.
The village of Doonbeg with its prestigious golf course is only a couple of minutes away, as is the seaside resort of Kilkee with its beautiful sheltered beach. Another safe beach is in White Strand, down the road from the house. The elevated position of the house enables extensive views of the surrounding countryside.
The accommodation consists of 4 bedrooms - 3 of them being ensuite with shower/WCc. The house sleeps up to 8 people. 3 bedrooms are upstairs, 1 is on the ground floor. There's also a separate bathroom with bathtub/shower and WC.
All the rooms are in warm colours, with wooden floors and high quality bedlinen end mattresses.
Cot and high chair also available.
The spacious open plan kitchen/dining area includes a TV lounge and direct access to the conservatory. The kitchen is fully fitted and completely equipped, including an american style fridge freezer.
There's a separate fully fitted and equipped utility room. Living in the Holiday Home can't be more comfortable with its open fire place in the sitting room, the spacious TV lounge and the bright and spacious conservatory.
The conservatory gets the full benefit of the sunlight until it sets in the evenings! Comfortable sitting furniture can be found throughout the house. There's also a separate study/office on the first floor. An up-to-date central hoovering system is installed to facilitate easy cleaning.
Angling The area has excellent sea and freshwater fishing opportunities. The coastline behind the house is a popular fishing spot - we will advise you how and where to fish safely. More about fishing in West Clare as well as about Atlantic and Shannon Estuary Charters can be found here.
Golf A 10 minute drive will take you to the renowned Greg Norman designed Doonbeg links Golf course, luxury Hotel and Spa or to the beautifully located Golf Course in Kilkee. The other renowned Golf courses in Kilrush, Spanish Point and Lahinch are all less than half an hour from the house. Ballybunion in County Kerry can easily be reached via the Shannon Car Ferry.
Surfing and Swimming White Strand Blue Flag beach is only a few minutes away and supervised in season. Doughmore Strand is famous for surfing, its beautiful sand dunes, long beach walks and horse riding. It is unsafe for swimming, but there are other - safe - beaches in Kilkee, Quilty, Spanish Point and Miltown Malbay. Kilkee also has an indoor pool, which is open in summer.
Walking and Cycling Kilometers of quiet country roads make for perfect walking and cycling. The West Clare Cycleway passes near the house. Cliff walking is also possible near the house.
Dolphin & Bird watching Dolfins regularly appear in Baltard Bay near the house. Tours for watching the Dolfin families in the Shannon Estuary take place from Kilrush Marina and from Carrigaholt. Loop Head Peninsula is also a great place for birdwatching!Dolphins in Baltard Bay
Sightseeing Kilkee has a beautiful sheltered beach and is also starting point of the Loop Head Drive leading along spectacular cliff scenery to Loop Head Lighthouse. The bustling market town of Kilrush with it's beautiful marina is just 15 minutes drive away. Boat trips to Scattery Island commence in Kilrush Marina. The town of Miltown Malbay is hosting the annual Willie Clancy Summer School each July which attracts thousands of visitors who are passionate about traditional Irish music and dance. The famous Cliffs of Moher and its state of the art interpretive centre Atlantic Edge is also only a 40 min. drive away.