The Getaway

Miltown Malbay, County Clare (Ref. 939646)


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

The property

Located behind the owner’s home, on the outskirts of the delightful town of Miltown Malbay in County Clare, is The Getaway, a lovely detached cottage. For relaxing breaks at an away-from-it-all destination in the wonderful west of Ireland, you couldn’t ask for a more cosy and welcoming spot. All on the ground floor and decorated to a good standard, this property offers two bedrooms, a double and one with a set of triple bunks, as well as a bright and airy open plan living area with kitchen, a dining area a sitting area – the perfect place for tea and toast before setting out on your holiday adventures, or gathering together for a hearty meal as the day draws to a close. Take a walk into town and discover the plentiful selection of bars and restaurants serving a multitude of cuisines, or share a craft beer with the locals whilst witnessing some foot-tapping traditional Irish music. Close by are some superb beaches, including Lahinch and Doonbeg, whilst the gorgeous Blue Flag beach at Spanish Point is only a short drive away. Outdoor activity lovers will be spoilt for choice in this area, with surfing, kayaking, cycling and walking all available and for those looking to practice their swing, you can tee off at the world-renowned Trump International and Lahinch Golf Links close by. Must-see attractions including the stunning Cliffs of Moher, Burren National Park and the Loop Head Peninsula are also all within reach, so there really is something for everyone to enjoy along the stunning County Clare coastline. For an exhilarating tour of the breathtakingly-beautiful Wild Atlantic Way, or a long-awaited relaxing stay on the Emerald Isle, this cottage is a perfect base.



Ground Floor

  • One double bedroom
  • One triple bunk bedroom (double below, single above)
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area (seats 3)


  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Use of washing machine in owner’s utility
  • TV with Saorview
  • DVD
  • Selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel and power included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared front lawned garden with furniture
  • Shop and pub 5 mins walk

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Spanish Point 2 miles; Lahinch 8 miles; Kilkee 21 miles.

Driving times:

  • Shannon Airport - 32.8miles; 50 mins
  • Cork ferry - 117 miles; 2 hrs 30 mins


  • Nearest shop; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Kilkee, 21 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Miltown Malbay - Home to the Willie Clancy Music Festival held every July
  • Beaches - There are some superb beach resorts nearby including Spanish Point and Doonbeg
  • Burren National Park - A tranquil haven for walkers and lovers of nature with unique rocks, cliffs and colourful flora and fauna
  • The Cliffs of Moher - These cliffs rise impressively out of the Atlantic Ocean and can be enjoyed from a boat trip departing locally

Day trip:

  • Seafari in Kenmare, County Kerry - Enjoy a boat trip from Kenmare Pier into Kenmare Bay to spot wildlife including seals
  • Macroom Castle, County Cork - Visit the remains of this castle on the River Sullane