This newly renovated two-bedroom apartment provides comfort and modern living and is all about location. With a short drive to white sandy beaches, walking distance to gourmet restaurants & a large selection of pubs offering traditional and modern music. Ideal for couples and families who want to be in the heart of Clifden the Capital of Connemara along the Wild Atlantic Way.
This truly stunning newly renovated two-bedroom apartment is all about the location. Situated in the heart of Clifden town offering free parking, balcony, panoramic views over Clifden Town centre, free wifi, Smart TV with Netflix, new comfy beds, power showers, intercom & lift service….you will not want to leave!!!! Stones throw from all bars & restaurants. This is the ideal place to stay when looking to enjoy all that Clifden has to offer.
Once you enter the large open plan sitting room/kitchen dining area you are immediately struck by the large windows with a birds eye view of Clifden Town Centre. The apartment benefits from a very large reception room with bright yet warm tones and modern features including a reclining leather sofa, Smart TV with Netflix, a balcony area, 2 newly fitted bathrooms with power showers.
The open plan kitchen comes fully equipped with electric oven, electric hob, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. Nespresso coffee machine, kettle & toaster. The dining area offers 2 large windows with stunning views over Clifden Town centre. (please note there is no dryer however a clothes horse is supplied). There is a small balcony with wooden table & 2 chairs.
Main Bedroom: Queen sized bed with wooden flooring and built-in wardrobe. Window overlooking Clifden church.
Ensuite tiled shower room with power shower, sink & WC.
Bedroom Two: Two single beds with wooden flooring and built-in wardrobes. Overlooking Clifden church.
Separate bathroom with tiled flooring and power shower.
Free underground secure parking and lift service is available to the apartment.
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
“Very near town, private parking, great base location for all tourist attractions.”-Katrina July 2020
” Very good advance info and the agents dealt with any further enquiries/issues promptly and efficiently”-Aidan July 2020
No hidden extras. Linen & towels are inclusive in the rental rate. (1 bath & hand towel per guest).
Self checkin – strictly after 5pm
Self check-out – strictly before 10am
Free WiFi & Netflix
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.