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Charming Holiday Cottages - Beach, Sea and Golf - Gatelodge

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Last updated: 08/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Doonbeg farmhouse description

A 5 min walk to the spectacular 5 Star Doonbeg Lodge Hotel, 18 hole links golf course and the magnificent 2.5 KM Doughmore Beach with its commanding view of the Atlantic and world renowned surfing.

Doonbeg (Irish: Dúnbeag, meaning 'Small Fort') is a village in West County Clare, Ireland. A settlement has existed at the current river crossing since medieval times. The village name Dunbeag or small fort possibly refers to Doonbeg castle or an earlier fortification located at the river crossing . The castle was built in the 16th century, it has been historical associated with the MacMahon and O'Brien clans.

Gatelodge: Doonbeg, County Clare Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 1086127ha

A 3 bedroom Irish cottage located in the old gatelodge estate on the Irish Atlantic west coast.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Farmhouse
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Farm Holidays
          • Luxury
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Bay/Sound
          • Caves
          • Churches
          • Marina
          • Recreation Center
          • Reefs
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Water Parks

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Groceries

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Near The Ocean
              • Rural
              • Village
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Spelunking
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf
              • Lawn / Garden

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  €750

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                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Arrival & Departure dates outside July & August are flexible subject to level of bookinings


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                  Last updated: 08/29/2014
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                  Location

                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Shannon
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Doonbeg Lodge Hotel
                  21 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Killimer Ferry
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Doonbeg Lodge Hotel
                  42.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Ennis
                  0.56 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Doonbeg Lodge Hotel
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Doughmore Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Doonbeg

                  Doonbeg is a historic Irish village forged by the ancient culture, soil and surf of the western Atlantic coastland. From the magnificence of the world renowned Doonbeg Golf Club, to the acclaimed sandy beaches of the Co. Clare coastline, the vibrancy of traditional Irish drama and music festivals Doonbeg (Irish: Dúnbeag, meaning 'Small Fort') is steeped in heritage, surrounded by amenities and is a natural gateway to explore the West Coast of Ireland.

                  The West Coast of Ireland

                  The West Coast exudes a romance like nowhere else in Ireland. It boasts an unsurpassable beauty and wild drama that is inextricably linked to the region’s culture, traditions and people. From the towering sea cliffs in Donegal and Clare, which are mercilessly beaten by the Atlantic Ocean, to the serene beauty of the Killarney National Park and the Beara Way. Ablaze with colour, the West Coast offers a chance to really get away from it all, to stand on the edge and face nature in all its glory. Here, you can climb mountains, travel to remote islands, explore quiet bays or discover ancient limestone landscapes. Most important, though, in the West Coast you can experience authentically Irish culture and traditions, from the vibrant Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking) region and its lively céilÍs (Irish dancing) to the multitude of festivals that celebrate the history and heritage of this fascinating region. This is also a place where relaxation comes easily. How about some downtime in a colourful fishing village with friendly locals or a weekend enjoying exceptional seafood in Ireland’s gourmet capital – Kinsale? Whatever you want to do, you can do it in the West Coast.

                  World Class Golfing

                  The Doonbeg Golf Club (1KM) is one of the world's most desirable golfing locations. Voted IAGTO’s European Golf Resort of the Year it was designed by two-time British Open Champion Greg Norman. It enjoys a breaktaking location spanning 1.5 miles of crescent shaped beach and centuries-old sand dunes, the course offers views across the Atlantic from the green, the fairway, or tee of 16 of the 18 holes. The (par 72) layout features a single loop of nine holes out and nine back.

                  Kilkee Golf Course (7KM) has been developed into a spectacular 18 hole (par 68) course. The views in Kilkee are breathtaking, with first and second tees looking out onto the Atlantic Ocean and the third Tee overlooking Chimney Bay with a spectacular cliff top view.

                  Kilrush Golf Course (7KM) is a superb 18 hole (par 70) golf course overlooking the Shannon Estuary and was re-designed by Dr. Arthur Spring in 1994.

                  Spanish Point Golf Course (17.5 KM) is a classic 18 holes (par 68) Links course. Overlooking the beach at Spanish Point, it offers commanding views and Atlantic coast play conditions.

                  Lahinch Golf Club (30KM) is a world renowned links golf course founded in 1892 and has often been described as the 'St. Andrew's' of Ireland. Lahinch is actually two 18 hole courses, the Old Course, is between the road and the sea and the Castle Course a flatter links named after the ruins of a nearby castle tower that stands to the north of the course.

                  Atlantic Beaches

                  Doonbeg is cradled by numerous Atlantic beaches offering majestic walks and breathtaking views. Access local beaches such as the White Strand, Doughbheg Beach, Doughmore Beach, Clogher Strand and Lough Donnell and The Hubans, Baltard Cliffs, The Horseshoe and Donegal Point or range further afield to saviour the spectacular coast of Co. Clare and beaches such as Lahinch and Spanish Point.

                  Water Sports

                  Enjoy renowned surfing at Doughmore Strand and Spanish Point. Scuba divers can learn and practice their skill at various Atlantic dives sites and clubs including the Kilkee Diving and Watersports center, The Burren Adventure Dive Centre and Atlantic Dive School in Ennis. Whilst sailing, kayaking and other water sports can be enjoyed across the entire West coast region and it’s innumerable coastal ports, villages and towns.

                  Angling & Fishing

                  Doonbeg's location on the coast of West Clare makes it a natural choice for all types of angling. Whether you are looking for salmon or trout in the peaceful rivers or want to try your hand at Atlantic Ocean fishing for mackerel, pollack, garfish, herring and conger, it’s all available here.

                  Walking Trails, Hiking and Cycling

                  A number of walking trails have been developed in the Doonbeg area in conjunction with Discover Ireland & Slí na Slainte including the 8KM Doonbeg Loop, the 20 KM Tullaher Loop and the 8.6 KM Slí na Slainte. Cycling can be enjoyed across the entire West Coast region.

                   

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                  Photos

                  • Exterior Gatelodge - Beach Entrance

                    Exterior Gatelodge - Beach Entrance

                  • Exterior Gatelodge - Gate Entrance

                    Exterior Gatelodge - Gate Entrance

                  • Exterior View - Beach

                    Exterior View - Beach

                  • Exterior View - Beach

                    Exterior View - Beach

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Kitchen, Dining and Living Area

                    Interior Gatelodge - Kitchen, Dining and Living Area

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Dining & Living Area

                    Interior Gatelodge - Dining & Living Area

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Conservatory

                    Interior Gatelodge - Conservatory

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Lobby and Stairs

                    Interior Gatelodge - Lobby and Stairs

                  • Interior Cottage - Kitchen and Dining Area

                    Interior Cottage - Kitchen and Dining Area

                  • Interior Cottage - Living Area

                    Interior Cottage - Living Area

                  • Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                    Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                  • Interior Cottage - Bathroom

                    Interior Cottage - Bathroom

                  • Exterior Cottage - Road Entrance

                    Exterior Cottage - Road Entrance

                  • Aerial View - Beach, Hotel and Reefs

                    Aerial View - Beach, Hotel and Reefs

                  • Exterior View - Beach & Hotel

                    Exterior View - Beach & Hotel

                  • Exterior - Horse Paddock

                    Exterior - Horse Paddock

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Kitchen

                    Interior Gatelodge - Kitchen

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Main Living Area

                    Interior Gatelodge - Main Living Area

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Snug and Lobby

                    Interior Gatelodge - Snug and Lobby

                  • Interior Gatelodge - Master Bedroom

                    Interior Gatelodge - Master Bedroom

                  • Interior Cottage - Kitchen and Dining Area

                    Interior Cottage - Kitchen and Dining Area

                  • Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                    Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                  • Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                    Interior Cottage - Bedroom

                  €750 per week (EUR)
                  2

                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 08/29/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 08/29/2014
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