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Luxury Coastal Holiday Home with Stunning Sea Views

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Last updated: 07/17/2015
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Four bed (all en-suite) home overlooking the Atlantic ocean and Aran islands to the front with stunning backdrop of the Burren mountains behind you. The accommodation comprises 2 bedrooms downstairs with a double bed in bedroom one, and a double and a single bed in bedroom two. There are a further two bedrooms upstairs - each with a double and a single bed. The bedrooms are bright, spacious and all en-suite. Each bedroom makes the most of the strikingly attractive views surrounding this home. There is also a guest bathroom downstairs. The house boasts a large kitchen cum dining room which will seat comfortably a large gathering. There is a large bright sun-room with an open fire place and wooden floors. Perfect views of the Aran islands are framed through the conservatory windows. The house is newly built with oil fired central heating and equipped with all modern appliances. The large garden is ideal for children as it's fully enclosed. Plenty of parking available.

Fanore is noted for itsmany walking trails through the burren hills. These trails are along ancient 'Green Roads' and are child friendly. Some of these walks such as 'Black Head Loop' and ' Caher Valley loop' are accessible from the house and the walks can vary from moderate to strenous. There are also guided walks available.

The Burren is home to a remakabley diverse and well preserved heritage, richly represented of every era from the Neolithic period onward. This heritage give us an insight the lives of the generations passed. Magnificent, evocative structures such as the 5,800 year old Poul Na Brone, portal tomb exemplify this heritage. The Burren also includes about 80 wedge tombs, over 500 ringforts, including the spectacular Caher Cummann, ancient cooking sights known as 'Fulacht Fia', ancient churches, holy wells and round towers.

The Flora of the Burren is famous all over the world because of its remarkable beauty, richness and diversity. Over 70% of Irelands native Flora is found in the Burren, including 24 of our 27 Orchid spiecies. The exuberant beauty of the burren Flora is matched by its intriguing nature, with artic-alpine plants growing beside mediterranean plants. The diversity of the plant life adds a splash of colour and vibrancy to the burren from early spring through to Autumn.

Doolin, a small village 14km's from Fanore has had a living musical heritage for many decades. Doolin today is internationally renowned for it's music. 3 Pubs, McGanns, McDermotts and O'Connors in Doolin have music all year round. Musicians both local and not so local play here nightly, joined by visiting musicians, every night has it's uniqueness. Many different styles and mixes of musical instruments are to be found. A session is an informal gathering of musicians. It is unrehearsed as each one is made up of different players.

Lisdoonvarna, a small town situated 15Km's from Fanore is renowned for the Lisdoonvarna Match making festival throughout September. Music sessions and dancing take place daily for the month.

There are a number of other small towns and villages in North Clare within easy commuting distance from the house.


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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 155 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib

    Cot can fit comfortably into all bedrooms...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


  • Sea views from 3 bedrooms

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Television


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Mountain

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Arrival Day

  • Saturday


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 11 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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Rental is normally from Saturday to Saturday but is negotiable.  Fee includes heating and electricity.  A security deposit of Euros 100 is required on arrival.  This will be refunded when you leave following inspection of house.  
Rates start from €500 per week off season and up to €850/995 per week in peak season

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Last updated: 07/17/2015
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75 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
O' Donoghues
194 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Lahinch Links Golf Course
50 Kilometres
Nearest Train
45 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
M6 Galway
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

For a truly memorable holiday in the West of Ireland why not come to Fanore in the heart of the Burren. Fanore is a place for lovers of all the good things in life from the breath taking beauty of the Burren to the music and craic to be found in the small villages easily accessible from the house. Whether you like hill-walking, surfing, fishing, music, or good cuisine there is something for everyone. Local attractions include the Cliffs of Moher, Aillwee Caves, Doolin Caves, the unique Burren landscape, Fanore beach, surfing school, walking tours, Burren perfumery, Lahinch golf course, pet farm plus many more... Fanore is also perfectly located for day trips to the Aran Islands, Galway City, Connemara and Kerry. The local pub, restaurant, post-office, shop and beach are all within a 5 minute walk. The house is set in a stunning location overlooking the Atlantic ocean and the Aran Islands. You'll never tire of the spectacular sunsets viewed from the house.

Other Activities: pot-holing,hill-walking, surfing

Golf: Lahinch is an enchanting place to play golf. It is rugged distinctive, unusually varied and immensly entertaining. It's a traditionally out and back layout course. Situated next to the lovely beach of Liscannor Bay. Each September Lahinch hosts the South of Ireland Championship an annual occurence since 1895. Lahinch is a renowned links course and would be rated one of the top Link courses in Ireland. For non-golfers there are a number of pitch and putt courses in the scenic locations of Doolin and Liscannor.


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  • Upstairs Bedroom 2

    Upstairs Bedroom 2

  • View from Road to Doolin

    View from Road to Doolin

  • View from the house

    View from the house

  • Living Space
Including excellent Natural Light

    Living Space Including excellent Natural Light

  • Kitchen


  • Fanore


  • Country road from House

    Country road from House

  • Crab Island Doolin

    Crab Island Doolin

  • Bedroom 4 

    Bedroom 4 Downstairs

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
  • Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/17/2015
Email owner

+00353 87 9186573

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