Lough Graney Cottage

Caher near Flagmount, County Clare (Ref. 24965)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine

The property

This is a wonderfully charming and detached cottage set on the shores of Lough Graney on the owner's small working dairy farm. Surrounded by the beautiful wooded countryside of the lakeside hamlet of Caher, near Flagmount in County Clare, this cottage has much to offer. This whitewashed country cottage in Caher is traditionally decorated and offers a homely feel throughout, providing an ideal spot for enjoying a peaceful and rural break. A river runs through the farm where guests can enjoy trout fishing or walks by the river at their leisure. Offering flexible accommodation in a choice of bedrooms, including a ground floor double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, this cottage in Caher is a lovely base for groups of all ages. There is an open plan living area, where you can enjoy preparing a meal in the well-equipped kitchen or relaxing in the sitting area in front of the woodburner and discussing what adventures are still to come on your holiday in this wonderful region of Ireland. The pretty garden at this Caher cottage provides a tranquil area to unwind after a busy day discovering the area. Caher is a scattered hamlet which boasts a pier and fishing stand which juts out into the stunning Lough Graney. Why not rent a boat and enjoy a wonderfully relaxing cruise across the lake? There is a local pub in the hamlet where welcoming locals get together and where traditional music is often played; a wonderful location for soaking up Irish culture. With beautifully clear lakes, rural countryside and beautiful green fields, this area provides delightful walking routes, meaning that those who enjoy exploring new areas will be in their element. The town of Ennis and the city of Galway are both within easy reach and are bursting with the area's culture, just waiting to be discovered. Guests can also take a day trip to the west coast of Clare and visit The Cliffs of Moher; a truly enjoyable experience before returning to this lovely County Clare cottage in its quiet and beautiful location.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area (seats 4) & sitting area (seats 6) with woodburner

First floor

  • One double bedroom
  • One single bedroom
  • Family room with 1 double bed & 1 single bed
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC

General

  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed, front lawned garden with patio & furniture
  • Fully-fenced river for free trout fishing (please bring own equipment and personal insurance)
  • Shed with fridge for storing bait and fishing equipment
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 10 mi

Notes:

  • Although cut off from the farm, due to the property being on the owner's working dairy farm, please ensure children are supervised & dogs are kept on a lead when outside
  • Due to the river running through the farm, children must be supervised at all times
  • Guests will require their own personal insurance for hiring the boats on the lake
  • Guests are required to adhere to the Irish Inland Fisheries Bye laws regarding the number of fish you can keep. Fly fishing is open ended
  • There may be local fishermen fishing on the river nearby to the property

About the location

FLAGMOUNT, COUNTY CLARE

Tulla 15 miles.

Driving times:

  • Galway Airport - 32.9 miles; 54 mins
  • Cork ferry - 106 miles; 2 hrs 22 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Tulla, 13 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Lough Graney - Take a walk around the Lough and enjoy the wonderful countryside
  • Burren National Park - Visit this lovely National Park for a stroll around its many acres

Day trip:

  • The Cliffs of Moher - Stand atop the cliffs and look down into the Atlantic Ocean below
  • Ennis - Old town with lively market square, meandering streets and tempting restaurants