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Helen's Hideaway

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View from Helen's Hideaway of Clifden harbour when the tide is out
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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200 metres from The Square in Clifden, there is a truly luxurious, spacious apartment right on the harbour. Walk down a series of 40 steps to this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom (one en suite and other has huge oval bath and walk in shower) hideaway. At almost 1200 sq feet it has a substantial laundry room and storage area for wet gear. Fully fitted kitchen with everything you could possibly need, electric fire, king size beds, one of which can be separated into 2 singles, high quality linens and towels, wi-fi, gas underfloor heating and hot water included. Other electricity extra. DVD player and iPod sounddock. Outside there is a large patio area which is a sun trap to enjoy breakfast or any meals. Access to patio from all rooms. A large supermarket is two minutes away and in Clifden, there is a ...200 metres from The Square in Clifden, there is a truly luxurious, spacious apartment right on the harbour. Walk down a series of 40 steps to this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom (one en suite and other has huge oval bath and walk in shower) hideaway. At almost 1200 sq feet it has a substantial laundry room and storage area for wet gear. Fully fitted kitchen with everything you could possibly need, electric fire, king size beds, one of which can be separated into 2 singles, high quality linens and towels, wi-fi, gas underfloor heating and hot water included. Other electricity extra. DVD player and iPod sounddock. Outside there is a large patio area which is a sun trap to enjoy breakfast or any meals. Access to patio from all rooms. A large supermarket is two minutes away and in Clifden, there is a great selection of independent retailers including butchers, wine shop, deli and produce market. The restaurants, coffee shops and bars are varied and of high quality.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Helen F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
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Reviewed August 25, 2020 via mobile

Had an amazing trip to Helens hideaway. Excellent location close to all the shops, restaurants and centre of town. Really secluded and relaxed on the water, we never heard a sound from anyone else or from the town. The best of both worlds. Helens hideaway...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank 451amier
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Stayed here for one week in August. The apartment was large well furnished and clean with a lovely water view. While it took forty steps to get up to the street and 40 steps down to return to the apartment we did not find that...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank jerrypW9840JH
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Really nice location, more or less central to clifden but down the cliff away from traffic facing the bay. Good sized bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, comfy living room and nice ambience. You'll getva great nights sleep and can walk the sky loop, out to the beach...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank markstretch
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2016
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Padua, Italy
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

My daughter and I stayed in Helen's Hideaway for four nights. We appreciated being close to restaurants/bars but also having a very secluded place down the steps from the street to a private patio with lush plants/flowers and a view of the bay. The rooms...More

Date of stay: May 2016
2  Thank Shirley O
Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you are looking to visit Clifden and want a cosy hideaway then look no further. Just a few minutes walk from the bustling town centre but it could feel more private. With peaceful views over the river the apartment is warm and extremely well...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank Keith C
Reviewed February 27, 2015

Perfect place to rent. Spotless, comfortable, lovely view over the water and about 100m to the centre of Clifden. The large oval bath, power shower, endless hot water and under-floor heating made the bathroom feel like a spa! Thunderstorms while we were there and given...More

Date of stay: February 2015
1  Thank CorkKevin
noeirish, VR Owner at Helen's Hideaway, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2015

Thank you for your kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed your first trip with your baby - may there be many more to Connemara!

Reviewed September 10, 2014

Little do you expect when you go down the thirty or more steps that you will find a stylishly designed apartment opening straight on to a gorgeous estuary and picturesque, small harbour. In the apartment we liked the spaciousness, the light coming into all the...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank Argy14
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
wicklow
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Reviewed May 11, 2014

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Date of stay: May 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Playground
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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