5 Rinevilla View

Cross near Carriagholt, County Clare (Ref. 27717)


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

The property

This delightful, detached cottage sits in the heart of the quiet village of Cross in County Clare. A comfortable, well-presented holiday home in one of Ireland's most beautiful areas, this welcoming Cross cottage offers the perfect base for families and friends looking for a peaceful seaside escape. With three lovely bedrooms, two benefiting from en-suite shower rooms, plus the third set on the ground floor with the family bathroom directly adjacent, guests are sure to find comfort and solace on their Clare holiday. The cosy sitting room at this Cross cottage offers a wonderful spot for snuggling beside the fire after a day spent exploring the beautiful Loop Head Peninsula, nominated as Ireland's Best Holiday Destination 2013 by The Irish Times, whilst the second sitting room provides a pleasant environment to relax and read or for the children to have fun, plus as the bright kitchen catches the sun all day long, it's a sociable space for guests to gather and discuss their plans over a hearty meal. The French doors in the dining area can be opened on a warm afternoon to invite a cooling breeze inside, and outside this Clare cottage in Cross you'll find a pretty lawned garden with furniture, the perfect spot to relax with a refreshing drink and admire the distant, unspoilt views towards the sea. In the evening, the whole family will love setting up the telescope and watching the beautiful night's sky from the sky light. A friendly, local pub can be found just two minutes' walk from your Cross cottage, and the nearby popular town of Kilkee can be easily reached by car, offering a fine selection of amenities including wonderful seafood restaurants offering a true taste of the area. Extraordinary scenery surrounds this Cross cottage, with great walking and cycling countryside and unspoilt, beautiful beaches. In the evening you will discover lots of cultural activities close by with stirring, traditional Irish music and dancing, small local festivals and a great choice of culinary delights. The world heritage site of the Cliffs of Moher can be reached with an hours' drive, along with the Burren, with its rocky terrain and unique plant life is a wonder to behold. Surfing, fishing, dolphin watching and many other aquatic sports and adventures can be found within easy reach of your lovely Cross cottage, the perfect base for anyone looking to discover the beautiful west of Ireland.



Ground floor

  • Kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 2) & dining area
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Second sitting room (seats 2)
  • One double bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, basin & WC

First floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC


  • Electric storage heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel & power included
  • Starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Lawned garden with furniture & vegetable garden
  • Shop & pub 2 mins walk
  • Beach 1 mile


  • Vegetable garden provides organic produce for guests, free of charge when in season.

About the location


Carrigaholt 2.8 miles; Kilkee 8.7 miles.

Driving times:

  • Galway Airport - 81 miles; 1 hr 50 mins
  • Galway ferry - 85 miles; 2 hrs


  • Nearest shop; 2 mins
  • Nearest pub; 2 mins
  • Nearest town; Kilkee, 9 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Loop Head Peninsula - Clare's secret peninsula, with breathtaking coastline
  • Kilkee - A pretty coastal town with a sandy beach and great surfing

Day trip:

  • The Burren - A distinctive part of Ireland, and home to The Burren National Park
  • The Cliffs of Moher - Boasting stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean