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SOHEEN meaning a place of rest in Gaelic with spectacular views of Liscannor Bay

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SOHEEN (or in Gaelic is Súichín) is a beautiful and restful home with spectacular views of Liscannor Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

The house is located 3 miles south of Lahinch with popular sea-side resorts in Lahinch and Spanish Point.

The famous links golf clubs of Lahinch and Doonbeg are on the doorstep.

Cliffs of Moher, Burren nature park, Aillwee caves and a host of other family amenities are close by.

The house is set in it's own fenced in private grounds with a large garden planted with flowers and shrubs and natural lawn areas; ideal and safe for children's play.


SOHEEN meaning place of rest in Gaelic with it's spectacular views of Liscannor Bay and the Atlantic Ocean in Ireland (Also Google Welcome to Soheen).

The house is located in West County Clare, 3 miles south of Lahinch with popular sea-side resorts in Lahinch and Spanish Point; both beaches awarded a Blue Flag (European Union's Award for Excellent Water Quality) with wonderful strands for long walks.

The House is situated in a peaceful, rural location set down a small boithrin (gaelic for small road). The house is set in it's own private grounds with a large garden planted with flowers and shrubs and natural lawn areas; ideal and safe for children's play.

Beautiful bright spacious kitchen with breath-taking views of the sea. Comfortable sitting room, tastefully furnished in traditional style with open fireplace. Lovely bright children's room with wooden floors and two sets of bunk beds. Baby's crib and high chair also available. Two big comfortable double bedrooms, master with ensuite bathroom. Additional bathroom with power shower. A total of three bathrooms.

GOLF
Several internationally acclaimed golf courses:
Lahinch Championship Dunes Course (10 mins), Doonbeg, Greg Norman designed course (30 mins), Galway Bay Golf and Country Club (1.5 hr), Ballybunion ( 2 hours trip facilitated by Killimer-Tarbert ferries from Shannonferries, Ennis Golf Club (30 mins), Dromoland Golf (50 mins)

SURFING
Surfing enthusiasts are spoilt for choice as the beaches at Lahinch (10 mins) and Spanish Point (20 mins) offer wonderful beaches with reknown reef break waves in Europe. A wonderful place to take up surfing as there are a number of schools operating offering daily and weekly lessons with suit rental.

CLIFFS OF MOHER
Just 20 mins drive from the house. Dramatic Cliffs (recently starring in Harry Potter) rise 700 ft above the mighty Atlantic. While at the cliffs, visit the award winning eco-friendly state of the art interpretive centre with restaraunt and Irish crafts shop.

THE BURREN NATIONAL PARK
Only 16km from the house. A vast limestone area with its own unique ecosystem which supports unique flora and wildlife. Internationally known for its geological features, this is a spiritual and magical place set on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean - definitely worth a visit FOR HILL WALKING AND HIKING.

AILLWEE CAVES
While in the area, you can visit the Aillwee caves with its famous interpretive centre. While there you can tour the caves, discovered in the 50's. Gives a fascinating insight into geology of the area and is a fun, exciting, and educational trip for children.

ARAN ISLANDS
A trip to Aran Islands can be easily fitted into your schedule while staying at the house. A direct ferry can be taken from Doolin, 30 mins from the house. The islands are a unique view of Irish culture and heritage where you can experience traditional rural ways of Irish life, crafts, language (gaelic), music song and dance, as well as primitive stone forts, dolmens, and old Christian churches.

BUNRATTY CASTLE & FOLK PARK
Burratty Castle and Folk Park is a great day out for all the family and if you decide to take in the Medieval Banquet hosted in the great Hall at the Castle each evening, complete with harpists and jesters. The Great Hall has a very fine collection of medieval artifacts, paintings, tapestries, and furniture dating back to 14th Century. The Folk Park adjacent to the Castle is a very fun and informative day out for all the family. It is wonderful showcase of rural life in days gone by Ireland where you can stroll down an authentic village.at Main St and visit places such as the post office, school house, farmer's cottage; meet the costume characters, taste some authentic Irish cooking.

IRISH MUSIC
Drop into any of the pubs on Main St., Lahinch or Miltown Malbay on a summer's evening and you are bound to find yourself in the middle of an Irish music session. You will find your own favourites but here are some good ones in Lahinch! Corner Stone, Kenny', O'Brien's Kitchen. DOOLIN 15kms away has traditional music playing almost day and night!

DINING
There is an array of excellent restaurants nearby. You even have Award Winning Barrtra Seafood Restaurant 200 yards from the house where you can dine and admire the wonderful sunsets and take the 3 minute stroll back to the house. Black Oak Restaurant is 10 minutes drive towards Milltown Malbay serves Irish traditional/informal cuisine. Lahinch offers Atlantic Hotel, Indian and Tandoori Restaurant and great pubs for wonderful food and Irish music. O'Looney's on the Prom in Lahinch; O'Brien's pub on Main St.,; The Copperstone; and Vaughan's Pub Liscannor only 10 minutes away.

SHOPPING
For Irish crafts, china, and crystal and a wonderful gallery of Irish art with rotating exhibitions throughout the year visit Kenny's in Lahinch and the Court House Gallery in Ennistymon (10 mins)

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Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Ensuite: toilet, tub

    ...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs Bathroom has a power shower.

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books:

    There is a book rack upstairs with lots of books and guests are encouraged to add to the library...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Panasonic DVD connected to the TV...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    There are 6 TV channels available....moreless

  • Stereo:

    There are a number of radios wi CD player. Also CD's can be played via speakers on TV....moreless

  • Television:

    There is a 42 inch Panasonic TV with a DVD player. 7 channels available with good international content....moreless

  • Toys:

    In the family room there is a chest with some toys in it. Also there are some games and children's books....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Has a rocky beach within 200 yards where seals and sometimes dolphins can be seen. Walking along the Liscannor sheet rock for 300 yards there is a grey sandy beach in a small inlet and very private. ...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    It is walking distance to a rocky beach but wonderful to swim off and a grey sand beach 10 mins walk along flat Liscannor slate stone....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Ses 200 verges de la plage rocheuse et a une belle vue sur l'océan...moreless

  • Rural:

    The name of the house is Soheen which means Irish for a place of rest and this house is just that! Located close to the Atlantic with wonderful views of fields, cattle, and a gorge at the rear....moreless

  • Village:

    Lahinch is a small sea side village with restaurants, wonderful sandy beach, indoor swimming pool, amusements ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Not needed in Ireland!!! There are many Velux/Skylight windows which can be opened if necessary in addition to room windows....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Clothes dryer is located at rear of house in central heating room which is right beside the rear door....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Beautiful Stanley stove wood and peat burner with a large glass door inserted in beautiful stone cut living area...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Garage:

    There is no garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil heating which has radiators in each room heats the house in addition to the wood stove. There is a thermostat on each radiator allowing more control for each radiator....moreless

  • Internet:

    WIFI is provided ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Fully supplied for all beds...moreless

  • Living Room:

    This is a feature of the house with stone fireplace, wood stove and a cathedral style ceiling. There is a stairs that leads upstairs with beautiful beach wood. There is a 42 inch tv with dvd player....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Lots of parking around house - 4/5 cars can easily park...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    5-10 cars can park outside gate!...moreless

  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Telephone via Skype!!!...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Bosch 8KG washing machine is provided with fast wash cycles at 1400 rpm. A selection of fast washes are available....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Wood and peat stove which allows a wonderful atmosphere....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Filter coffee maker as well as a french press...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full range of pots, pans, spatulas, mixing bowel etc ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully supplied with lots of cups, mugs, plates, bowls knifes, forks....etc ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Siemens built in dishwasher in kitchen near Frankie sink...moreless

  • Freezer:

    Siemens fridge/freezer in utility room with is adjoining the kitchen...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large spacious kitchen with two couch's, large table seating 8, large island and a large dresser....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Large SHARP microwave located in the utility room...moreless

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven:

    2 separate built in ovens with top oven is a grill or oven and large bottom oven made by STOVES in England...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, water can be drank form tap/faucet, paper towel, dish soap, dishwasher soap, etc...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Siemens fridge under counter in kitchen with a Siemens fridge/freezer in the utility room for added storage....moreless

  • Stove:

    Beautiful 4 gas burner hob and 2 separate built in ovens made by STOVES in England ...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    There are 2 sets of out door chairs, one facing sea and one to the rear. There are 2 tables for enjoying meals outdoors. ...moreless

  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf:

    There is one of Irelands best golf courses located 2 miles away in Lahinch and Doonbeg which is 30 minute drive. Dromoland is 40 minute drive....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    There is a large lawn that is well groomed all around house and makes for great activities for kids and adults...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Yard

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Peak
Oct 31 - Mar 26, 2016
3 night min stay
€160 €160
Fri, Sat, Sun
€750 €2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Off Peak
Oct 29 - Mar 11, 2017
3 night min stay
€180 €160
Fri, Sat, Sun
€750 €2,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
€180 €190
Fri, Sat, Sun
€890 €2,880
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • Cleaning Fee (< 3nights) €80
  • Taxes Not included

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Location

60 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Shannon Airport
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Lahinch
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Shannon Ferry
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Lahinch Golf Club
70 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Limerick City
30 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Lahinch - Miltown Malbay national road
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Barrtra Seafood Restaurant
Lahinch
Nearest Ski
Not applicable
4 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Lahinch ( Barrtra Inlet 300 meters)

Car: Necessary

SOHEEN meaning place of rest in Gaelic with it's spectacular views of Liscannor Bay and the Atlantic Ocean in Ireland (Also Google Welcome to Soheen).

The guest house is located in West Country Clare, Ireland 3

miles south of Lahinch popular sea-side resort, Lahinch Golf Club and 20 minutes from Spanish Point; both beaches awarded a Blue Flag (European Union's Award for Excellent Water Quality) with wonderful strands for long walks.

The House is situated in a peaceful, rural location set down a small boithrin (gaelic for small road). The house is set in it's own private grounds with a large garden planted with flowers and shrubs and natural lawn areas; ideal and safe for children's play.

Beautiful bright spacious kitchen with breath-taking views of the sea. Comfortable sitting room, tastefully furnished in traditional style with open fireplace. Lovely bright children's room with wooden floors and two sets of bunk beds. Baby's crib and high chair also available. Two big comfortable double bedrooms, master with ensuite bathroom. Additional bathroom with power shower. A total of three bathrooms.

GOLF

Several internationally acclaimed golf courses:

Lahinch Championship Dunes Course (10 mins), Doonbeg, Greg Norman designed course (30 mins), Galway Bay Golf and Country Club (1.5 hr), Ballybunion ( 2 hours trip facilitated by Killimer-Tarbert ferries, Ennis Golf Club (30 mins), Dromoland Golf (50 mins)

SURFING

Surfing enthusiasts are spoilt for choice as the beaches at Lahinch (10 mins) and Spanish Point (20 mins) offer wonderful beaches with reknown reef break waves in Europe. A wonderful place to take up surfing as there are a number of schools operating offering daily and weekly lessons with suit rental.

CLIFFS OF MOHER

Just 20 mins drive from the house. Dramatic Cliffs (recently starring in Harry Potter) rise 700 ft above the mighty Atlantic. While at the cliffs, visit the award winning eco-friendly state of the art interpretive centre with restaraunt and Irish crafts shop.

THE BURREN NATIONAL PARK

Only 16km from the house. A vast limestone area with its own unique ecosystem which supports unique flora and wildlife. Internationally known for its geological features, this is a spiritual and magical place set on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean - definitely worth a visit FOR HILL WALKING AND HIKING.

AILLWEE CAVES

While in the area, you can visit the Aillwee caves with its famous interpretive centre. While there you can tour the caves, discovered in the 50's. Gives a fascinating insight into geology of the area and is a fun, exciting, and educational trip for children.

ARAN ISLANDS

A trip to Aran Islands can be easily fitted into your schedule while staying at the house. A direct ferry can be taken from Doolin, 30 mins from the house. The islands are a unique view of Irish culture and heritage where you can experience traditional rural ways of Irish life, crafts, language (gaelic), music song and dance, as well as primitive stone forts, dolmens, and old Christian churches.

BUNRATTY CASTLE & FOLK PARK

Burratty Castle and Folk Park is a great day out for all the family and if you decide to take in the Medieval Banquet hosted in the great Hall at the Castle each evening, complete with harpists and jesters. The Great Hall has a very fine collection of medieval artifacts, paintings, tapestries, and furniture dating back to 14th Century. The Folk Park adjacent to the Castle is a very fun and informative day out for all the family. It is wonderful showcase of rural life in days gone by Ireland where you can stroll down an authentic village.at Main St and visit places such as the post office, school house, farmer's cottage; meet the costume characters, taste some authentic Irish cooking.

IRISH MUSIC

Drop into any of the pubs on Main St., Lahinch or Miltown Malbay on a summer's evening and you are bound to find yourself in the middle of an Irish music session. You will find your own favourites but here are some good ones in Lahinch! Corner Stone, Kenny', O'Brien's Kitchen. DOOLIN 15kms away has traditional music playing almost day and night!

DINING

There is an array of excellent restaurants nearby. You even have Award Winning Barrtra Seafood Restaurant 200 yards from the house where you can dine and admire the wonderful sunsets and take the 3 minute stroll back to the house. Black Oak Restaurant is 10 minutes drive towards Milltown Malbay serves Irish traditional/informal cuisine. Lahinch offers Atlantic Hotel, Indian and Tandoori Restaurant and great pubs for wonderful food and Irish music. O'Looney's on the Prom in Lahinch; O'Brien's pub on Main St.,; The Copperstone; and Vaughan's Pub Liscannor only 10 minutes away.

SHOPPING

For Irish crafts, china, and crystal and a wonderful gallery of Irish art with rotating exhibitions throughout the year visit Kenny's in Lahinch and the Court House Gallery in Ennistymon (10 mins)

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1998

About: Joan and Brian live in Oakville in Canada and have 3 wonderful children with our youngest in University! Brian grew up 20 miles/ 30 kms from Soheen and visited Lahinch every Sunday as a child and vacationed there every summer. Lahinch is a very special place for us and just thinking of there reduces our stress! Soheen is a house that we never can stay there too long and is one that we get so excited every time we stay there. We built this house with the best of materials and appliances. It is the house we intend to retire in.

Why Lahinch:
Soheen is a very special place for us and it lives up to its name which means 'a place of rest'. The review are spectacular and we just love spending time there when we can! We built this house with the greatest care and attention to maximize comfort and be a restful house in keeping with the surrounding natural area.

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
We, like our guests, that visit our home just love the atmosphere in the house - the wonderful finish which has the best of materials to make it most comfortable. Large open kitchen with wood floor and a perfect place to relax and enjoy the views of the countryside. The living room with natural stone fireplace which is just a perfect place to read a book and take it easy. The master bedroom with its en-suite and has a fireplace to give it that real Irish feel. The large gallery area on the 2nd floor which has a desk to sit and read and do yoga or stretching exercises! The main bedroom upstairs which has wonderful views and the feel that you are in another world and of course the children's room which has 4 bunk beds! A place of rest and rejuvenation !


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • SOHEEN meaning a place of rest in Gaelic with spectacular views of Liscannor Bay

    SOHEEN meaning a place of rest in Gaelic with spectacular views of Liscannor Bay

  • Landing View

    Landing View

  • Master En suite Bathroom

    Master En suite Bathroom

  • Third Bedroom

    Third Bedroom

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • A view from Soheen

    A view from Soheen

  • A view at Lahinch Championship course

    A view at Lahinch Championship course

  • Cliff's of Moher about 15 minuets drive

    Cliff's of Moher about 15 minuets drive

  • Flowers and many tropical flowers found in the Burren

    Flowers and many tropical flowers found in the Burren

  • Diving in the Caves in the Burren

    Diving in the Caves in the Burren

  • Quin Abbey about 1 hour drive with beautiful English gardens

    Quin Abbey about 1 hour drive with beautiful English gardens

  • Burren Landscape

    Burren Landscape

  • Large spacious kitchen

    Large spacious kitchen

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • 2nd Bedroom

    2nd Bedroom

  • Bathroom on 2nd floor

    Bathroom on 2nd floor

  • View from Lahinch

    View from Lahinch

  • Wonderful surfing in Lahinch, Fanore and along the coast

    Wonderful surfing in Lahinch, Fanore and along the coast

  • Puffin at Cliffs of Moher

    Puffin at Cliffs of Moher

  • Mullaghmore in the Burren - about 30 minute drive

    Mullaghmore in the Burren - about 30 minute drive

  • Leminagh Castle on the way to Mullaghmore

    Leminagh Castle on the way to Mullaghmore

  • Dromoland Castle with wonderful Golf Course - about 50 minute drive

    Dromoland Castle with wonderful Golf Course - about 50 minute drive

  • Burren Landscape

    Burren Landscape

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