Guide to Country Cottage Holidays in Ireland

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Ireland is a country with some magnificent scenery.  Many places in Ireland are shrouded in myth and folklore, adding to the magic of Ireland.  The Irish landscape includes farmlands, lakelands and mountains.  Ireland also has a rugged coastline with some stunning natural phenomena such as the Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland which is reputed to be Northern Ireland’s top attraction. The Irish themselves are known for their keen sense of humour, good music and friendliness.  Isn’t it time you discovered what Ireland has to offer?

When it comes to self catering accommodation Ireland offers quaint Irish country cottages, crofters cottages and farm cottages.  There are many options when it comes to rural retreats in Ireland.  For the full range of choice enjoy browsing:

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Do read on for a sample of some superb holidays cottages to rent in Ireland:

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Sunnybank Large Self-Catering House in Clifden

Sunnybank House is a large house set in beautiful gardens in Clifden, Galway.  Offering comfortable high quality self-catering accommodation for up to 24 people, this large property may in particular appeal to big families or large groups.  

One previous guest at this house was Chelsea Clinton, could there be a better recommendation?

This large house benefits from a private outdoor swimming pool which is open from June to the 20th of September.  If that isn't enough to completely relax you then why not try the sauna and tennis court.  Who could ask for anything more? 

If you can bring yourself to leave why not head to Connemara National Park to enjoy all that this rural area has to offer.  There are plentiful trails to enjoy walking along plus lots of opportunities for wildlife watching.  If you want to completely take it easy you may be interested to know that gourmet evenings can be arranged for people renting the house.

Click on the photograph for additional information regarding self catering terms and conditions.

4 star cottages in Donegal
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2 holiday cottages in Donegal, Ireland to sleep up to 14
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numerous golf courses for a round or two

 A couple of 4 star quality traditional Irish self-catering cottages set in a fantastic location for fishing, golfing and hill walking.  These cottages also enjoy panoramic views of  Lough Swilly.

These cottages are well located for family holidays, relaxed breaks or an activity holiday. One cottage sleeps 10, the other 4, providing a flexible arrangement for larger groups where both can be booked subject to availability and at extra cost.

The smaller cottage offers panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean from its adjoining patio. Ideal dwelling for a romantic break or relaxing vacation. 2 double ensuite rooms - sleeps 4.

Book either one of the cottages to sleep up to 10, or 4, or combine for large groups of up to 14. Comfortable cottage holidays in Ireland.


You may also find the Feature Pages menu at the right of the page useful in identifying the best holiday cottage in Ireland for you or your familiy's needs because it classifies cottages in many different ways.


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