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78 Clifden Glen

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Late Availability, Pet Friendly, Short Breaks
3 Bedrooms
2 Baths



Our Rating: 3.0 out of 5.0 stars

78 Clifden Glen is a newly renovated 3 bedroom cottage situated on a 190-acre site, along the Wild Atlantic Way.  No 78 Clifden Glen is a stylish and homely cottage in the Clifden Glen Holiday Village just one mile outside of Clifden Town Centre, making this an ideal base from which to explore the famous region of Connemara has to offer.

Facilities available at Clifden Glen include tennis courts, children’s playground and mini golf.  Come visit the wild beauty of Connemara, you won’t be sorry!

This three bedroom cottage is beautifully furnished throughout sleeping 5 guests with a twin en-suite bedroom downstairs and a double room single bed room upstairs.

Sit back and enjoy the open fire in the living area after a day of exploring all of which Connemara has to offer.


Ground Floor:

Bright and airy open plan living room/kitchen and dining area.  The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric hob, microwave, small fridge and dishwasher.  The dining table seats 6 guests with fabulous views overlooking the tennis court.

Twin room with dressing table, wardrobe and window to the front of the cottage.  There is an en-suite shower room.

Stairs leading to upstairs bedrooms which includes a double room with dressing table and wardrobe with window overlooking the front of the cottage.

Single bedroom with dressing table and wardrobe.  Window overlooking the back of the cottage.  There is also single air mattress which is ideal for a child.

Family shower room with washer/dryer machine.

Local Info

Clifden town ‘the Capital of Connemara’ is oozing history, heritage, culture & traditions of Irish Music and Dance. This vibrant town has an array of shops selling top quality gifts, trinket souvenirs and handmade knits but to name a few! You will also find boutiques, antique shops and art galleries. There are cosy coffee shops, pubs from the genuine ‘quaint-Irish’ to the more trendy where entertainment is plentiful. Whatever your taste in music you will find a selection of traditional, modern music and dance. Clifden has a reputation for the West’s ‘Gourmet Capital’ – for its fine restaurants. Take the kids to the town playground where they can have fun on the swings or have a kick about in the pitch beside it!

A must visit is the ruins of the old D’Arcy mansion, Clifden Castle. Along the Sky Road is a gateway leading to the castle. Once a Gothic Mansion, the D’Arcy’s lived here until 1850 when the estate was sold to the Eyre Family who lived here at intervals until the castle fell into ruin in the early 20th century.

There are many fine festivals to enjoy throughout the year in Connemara. Most full of music, dance, fun, laughter, activities and games for the young and the young-at-heart. The most well known and oldest of all is the Clifden Community Arts Festival which offers a superb range of poetry readings, lectures, recitals, traditional music, concerts and comedy

At the summit of the Sky Road peninsula there is Eyrephort beach at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean.

For those Rainy Days, the Station House Theatre shows the latest movies throughout the week. The theatre also runs live family friendly shows suitable for all ages throughout the summer season. The Station House Leisure Centre have 3 day and weekly passes available for visitors to purchase, which allow you access to the hotel’s gym, swimming pool, steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi!

Why not visit Dan O’Haras homestead (8 minute drive from Clifden town on the N59); an award winning heritage centre which offers a fascinating glimpse of rural Ireland in the mid-nineteenth century. Visitors can enjoy a carriage ride through the centre and see demonstrations of turf cutting, sheep herding and other traditional tasks.

Explore Connemara on an electric bike which can be hired from All Things Connemara (on Market Street) or take part in a bike tour with Connemara Cycling Tours (also on Market Street)

Clifden Friday Market takes place every Friday on Market Square where you will find  a wide variety of producers selling their fresh produce to the general public. Be sure to arrive early, as most of the produce and stalls are gone by noon. There’s a good selection of organic vegetables, homemade breads, pies, herbs, fruits, flowers, plants and some clothing.

Clifden has probably the best fishing waters in Europe. The scenery in this area is spectacular on land and at sea with a great variety of seabirds and wildlife, including seals and dolphins. Why not spend the day sea angling? Pack a picnic and spend the day on the beautiful briny sea! Call John at the Celtic Queen on 095-21069 or on 0862484674

Approximately, 4km from Clifden Town Centre, you will find a delightful Pitch and Putt course, which is suitable for all ages and a great activity that the whole family will enjoy!

Connemara has long been regarded as the real emerald of Ireland ‘Connemara is a savage beauty’ Oscar Wilde. Connemara’s landscape will take your breath awaygolf competitions and horse riding on wonderful open grassland. . Boat races, regattas, music festivals, marathons, activity events all take place throughout the year.




“Great house, just 5 mins drive outside Clifden. Perfect base to explore the area.” Neil July 2019


Linen, towels & utilities are inclusive in the rental rate.

Please note that a €100 security deposit is pre-authorised by credit card 2 to 3 days prior to your arrival, card details are released 3 days after your departure as long as there are no breakages or damage to the property.  Please note damage deposits may take up to 10 working days to be released back to the guest depending on the guests bank.

Check-in time is between 4pm & 6pm (If you require a later check-in time please let us know)

Check-out time is 10am on day of departure.

Please note that most restaurants & cafes in the area have free internet access.

Parking available

One small dog allowed


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