E2 Station House, Clifden
FREE into Leisure Centre From €450 Per Week
- All inclusive
- Amenities at your Doorstep
- babysitting on request
- dvd player
- Free Parking
- Free to air satellite Tv
- Free wifi
- Great coffee shop downstairs !
- high chair
- Near Town Center and playground
- Set in Station Hse Complex
- Special Offers in Renew Spa Exclusive to this Apartment
- Theatre & Cinema on Grounds
- Well lit complex
This is a perfect base for exploring, touring and enjoying the magnificent sights, tours and entertainment Connemara can offer. Whether you enjoy a relaxing holiday or a family fun filled adventure this is the ideal break away haven. Wake up to the aroma of freshly grounded coffee, baked scones & croissants in Steam Cafe across from the Townhouse. Book quick to avoid disappointment.
This beautiful newly decorated townhouse offering 3 bedrooms (sleeping 6 people) situated in the popular courtyard of the Station House Hotel Complex, with a bar and restaurant on your doorstep along with a cinema/theatre. Clifden Town Centre, the capital of Connemara is only a stones throw away with all it’s vibrant shops, cafes, bars and gourmet restaurants. Being on the Wild Atlantic Way you are only a short drive from Connemara’s most beautiful white sandy beaches, small quaint fishing villages and Island hopping around Inishturk, Inishmor and Inishbofin.
Station House Courtyard:
More than 70 years ago the last Steam Train departed from Clifden to Galway. Today the Railway Station, its Station House Platform and Engine House have been magnificently restored and transformed into a hotel and courtyard. The Station House courtyard is set around the old Clifden Railway Station. The complex comprises of townhouses, apartments an award winning restaurant and coffee shop, two bars, spa, theatre, an excellent hairdressers and two designer clothes shops which are all on our doorstep.
This townhouse is situated over 3 floors offering a fully equipped kitchen, with washing machine, microwave, electric oven and electric hob, window overlooking the Station House Courtyard, door leading to a bright reception room with free to air satellite TV and DVD player, 2 couches, dining table seating 6 overlooking Courtyard.
Stairs leading to 2nd Floor:
2 double bedrooms with twin beds, fitted wardrobes. One bedroom has double doors opening onto an ornamental balcony with views over the show ground and the other overlooking Courtyard.
There is a family bathroom with bath, shower overhead, WC and sink unit.
Stairs leading to the 3rd Floor:
Here you will find a bright and spacious private master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and an ensuite shower room.
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 away, golf competitions and horse riding on wonderful open grassland. . Boat races, regattas, music festivals, marathons, activity events all take place throughout the year.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS IN AND AROUND THE CONNEMARA AREA, PLEASE BROWSE THE “THINGS TO DO” SECTION ON OUR WEBSITE
“Station House grounds were lovely-great seting. Close to the town-2 minute walk. Everyone in shops and restaurants were so nice and helpful. Clifden is close to one of the nicest beaches in the world-Dogs Bay and Irelands only fjord. Food in the town was fab. Some fabulous walks/treks and unbelievable scenary. If you haven’t been-go and find out for yourself.”-Mark August 2020
“Very comfy, warm and central. Fab location”- Diana December 2019
“Suited our needs. Staff very helpful by ensuring that we knew about the heating, kitchen layout, switches and appliances. Bright and airy.”-Noelle June 2019
“The location of E2 apartment was ideal, the apartment itself was very clean and all of us staying there said we would go back again. Connemara lettings were very helpful when I was dealing with them and I would use them again if booking in that area.”- Tadhg October 2018
“The property was spotless and very comfortable. The location could not have been better. Everything about our six day stay was excellent. Great location, beautiful apartment, 5 mins from town-brilliant”-Brendan September 2018
“My family of 6 stayed at E2 Station House. The house was very clean warm and plenty of space. We had unlimited use of the station house swimming pool which the kids loved. Samantha was really helpful and efficient. Location was perfect – walking to all shops and leisure centre and pubs. I would definitely stay here again.”- Rachel January 2018
“Our stay at the Station House apartments exceeded expectations. We were in Clifden for the Arts Festival and found the location perfect to get around town. The apartment was clean and comfortable and the staff were very helpful. We loved the welcome basket filled with treats!”- Meg September 2017
Very enjoyable stay.”-Triona August 2017
“Perfect location. Great weekend had in Clifden while staying in this house. Spotless and very comfy. We had the use of hotel facilities while here which was great. Already booked for next year!”-Margaret May 2016
Linen & Towels 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 strictly from 5pm onwards (If you require a later check-in time please let us know)
Check-out time is strictly at 10am on day of departure.
Free parking is available at the townhouse in safe and well lit area which is quiet and away from street.