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Darcy Six, Clifden


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Type
5* Holiday Cottages, Family Friendly, Large Properties, Late Availability, Short Breaks
Bedrooms
7 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
8 Baths
Sleeps
14

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Description

Our Rating: 5.0 out of 5.0 stars

Darcy Six is an impressive, elegant 3 storey self catering residence that has been decorated and furnished in an impeccable and stylish manner offering spacious accommodation accommodating upto 14 guests making it ideal for family reunions, group bookings, girlie getaways or golfing holidays.

Situated on the outskirts of Clifden Town Centre the Capital of Connemara, this bright and modern self catering holiday home is just minutes walk from all local amenities including bars, shops, restaurants & children’s playground.

Connemara is a truly stunning part of Ireland where you can experience the beauty of the rugged coastline, and home to some of the world’s most breathtaking beaches . You can take a day trip to the Aran Islands or Inishbofin. Connemara Golf Links course is a short drive. Horse riding on the beach, hill-walking, fishing, surfing are to name but a few of the activities throughout Connemara.  Visit Kylemore Abbey, climb Diamond Hill at the Connemara National Park or drive to the viewing point on the Sky Road.  We cannot wait to welcome you to Darcy Six and help you plan your most unforgettable holiday in Connemara along the Wild Atlantic Way

Layout

7 double bedrooms (4 on first floor / 3 on second floor)

6 ensuite shower rooms, 2 family bathrooms on first & second floors & separate WC on ground floor:

Darcy Six is a newly decorated, classy and uncluttered modern holiday home particulary availing of large spacious rooms, offering ample natural sunlight through the large windows. This holiday home has been cleverly designed affording excellent spaces for entertaining, lounging, eating and working on the ground floor whilst all bedrooms on the 2nd & 3rd floor,

The ground floor comprises of a large hallway with a semi-open seating area with a cosy couch and fireplace. The sitting room has a large stove, comfy couch, perfect place to curl up with a good book after a busy day touring Connemara.  There are double doors leading into an impressive open plan dining area, l-shaped couch, flat screen TV.  Sliding doors leading to patio area perfect for dining al fresco.  Double doors leading to a large fully equipped kitchen with all modern appliances, utility room housing separate washing machine & dryer, ample storage space.  Separate WC.

All sleeping arrangements are set on the first & second floors.

On the first floor resides

First floor:

Bedroom 1: Double room with standard double bed en-suite with power shower.
Bedroom 2: Double room with standard double bed en-suite with power shower.
Bedroom 3: Double room with standard double bed en-suite with power shower.
Bedroom 4: Double room with standard double bed en-suite with power shower.

Family bathroom

Desk – free internet service.

Second Floor:

Bedroom 5: Master bedroom with superking sleigh bed.
Bedroom 6: Double room with superking bed, en-suite with power shower.
Bedroom 7: Double room with standard double bed, en-suite with power shower.

Main bathroom.

Ample parking.

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’Hara’s 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 away, golf competitions and horse riding on wonderful open grassland. . Boat races, regattas, music festivals, marathons, activity events all take place throughout the year.

Testimonials

10 Out of 10! We had a fantastic stay in Darcy Six! The house is incredible, it is very spacious with plenty of parking and all 7 bedrooms had ensuites. Would definitely recommend to a large family/group of friends. Walking distance to town.”- Ellie June 2021

Extras

Linen & towels are inclusive in the rental rate.

Please note that a €500 security deposit is required 5 days before arrival via PayPal.  As long as there are no breakages or damage to the property this will be refunded up to 5 days after departure.

Check-in time is strictly from 5pm onwards

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

Free WiFi

Strictly No Pets


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