Unterkunft Cooraclare Clare Ireland

Self Catering Holiday Home Cooraclare Co. Clare Ireland

Mary Daly's Holiday Cottage Cooraclare

Self Catering Cottage Cooraclare Co. Clare

Unterkunft Cooraclare Clare Ireland

Location of Mary Daly's Cottage

The house is located just outside the village of Cooraclare on the Cree road
GPS:
GPS 52.708879 (N 52° 42.53273)
-9.412816 (W 9° 24.76897)

For a map of our location click here

Distances

  • Shannon Airport ~45 mins
  • Cork Airport ~2 hrs 15 mins
  • Dublin Airport 3 hrs
  • Shops, Restaurants, Pubs in Cooraclare 3-5 mins. walk
  • Super markets (Tesco,Aldi) in Kilrush 10 mins.
  • Kilkee beach 15 mins.
  • Trump Golf Links 15 mins. drive
  • Doonbeg 10 mins
  • Lahinch/Cliffs of Moher 35-40 mins

Links to activities in West Clare:

  • Golfing [more...]
  • Watersports [more...]
  • Walking, Hiking, Cycling [more...]
  • Traditional music sessions [more...]
  • Wildlife, dolphin & bird watching [more...]
  • Sightseeing Tours [more...]

Mary Daly's Holiday Cottage Cooraclare

O'Keefes traditional pub in Cooraclare

Lots to see and many things to do

Cooraclare
is a small charming village in the rolling hills of West Clare. The area is ideal for walking, on the small side roads as well as across bogland and along the cliffs on the spectacular coast. The small roads are also great for cycling with only little other traffic. (see link to the left for walking & cycling routes!). West Clare is the living home of Irish traditional music and dance - impromptu seisiuns are held regularly throughout the year, O'Keefe's Pub in the village has a session every saturday all year long. Beside the sessions the local pubs always offer good Guinness and a chat.
Angling in our rivers
Angling:
The area has excellent sea and freshwater fishing opportunities. A number of rivers and lakes offer free fishing for brown trout, Atlantic angling charters are available from Doonbeg (10 mins).
Golf
A 10 minute drive will take you to the renowned Greg Norman designed Trump International Golf links course, luxury Hotel and Spa in Doonbeg or to the beautifully located Golf Links Course in Kilkee. Oother renowned Golf courses are nearby in Kilrush, Spanish Point and Lahinch - all less than half an hour from the house. Ballybunion in County Kerry can easily be reached via the Shannon Car Ferry.
Golfing in Doonbeg
Dolphin & Bird watching
Tours for watching the dolphin families in the Shannon Estuary take place from Kilrush Marina and from Carrigaholt on Loop Head Peninsula. The coast between the Cliffs of Moher and Loop Head Lighthouse is also a great place for birdwatching!

Surfing
surfing in Baltard Bay and at Doughmore beach, in and around Spanish Point are ideal and well known locations for surfing. The rolling seas make these areas a paradise for followers of the sport.
White Strand Beach in Doonbeg, just 15 mins. away
Swimming
White Strand Blue Flag beach in Doonbeg is only 15 minutes away and supervised in season. Other beaches are in Kilrush, on the Shannon estuary, in Kilkee, Quilty, Spanish Point and Miltown Malbay. Kilkee also has an indoor pool, which is open in summer.


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. Doolin is only a few minutes further north and is the gateway to the Aran Islands, with boats departing from the pier several times a day. Last not least there's the Burren, famous because of its beautiful limestone landscapes and the remarkable flora of the region as well as its rich archaeological heritage. It is the finest example of a karstic terrain in Ireland, with a full assemblage of the curious landforms and subterranean drainage systems that characterise these limestone terrains.