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Knocknagrough House

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Knocknagrough House: 5 star self-catering home in the picturesque harbour village of Ballyvaughan.
1 of 20Knocknagrough House: 5 star self-catering home in the picturesque harbour village of Ballyvaughan.
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Ballyvaughan, The Burren, County Clare
This 5 star self catering property is centrally located in the picturesque harbour village of Ballyvaughan, the heart of the world-famous Burren along the Wild Atlantic way. This beautiful, well maintained comfortable home with large garden is furnished to a high standard making it a superb choice for couples and families alike. It is ideally located in a quiet cul de sac and within a 2 minute walking distance of Ballyvaughan's cafes, restaurants, traditional pubs, convenience stores and craft shops. The property is located within a 5-minute walk to the picturesque seafront; whilst Bishops quarter beach is located approx. 2 km away, and Fanore Beach- a surfer's paradise, is located circa 5 miles away.

This spacious property accommodating up to 8 guests features:
two twin bedrooms (one en-suite with electric shower)
two double be...
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Listing #HL204192
About the Owner
Rita H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
Guests will be greeted upon arrival. An information folder is provided with details of local amenities and places of interest to visit during your stay. A contact telephone number will be provided by the proprietor in advance of guest arrival should any queries arise during your stay.
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Awesome home, wonderful owners..respite, reflective, warm and loving ..exceptional location to appreciate Ireland..

Thank Elizabeth B
524rita, VR Owner at Knocknagrough House, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

It’s wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay. So pleased to meet you and appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Lovely comfortable house with personal welcome from Rita. Wallking distance to restaurants and pubs and good location to access the burren with ailwee cave, caherconnell fort and poulnabrone dolmen a short drive away and Fanore beach within 20 minute drive

Thank Mary H
524rita, VR Owner at Knocknagrough House, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you for your review. I was happy to meet you and your lovely family and appreciate your stay.

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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

One of our best family holidays. Accommodation was first class, spotlessly clean, spacious and comfortable. Everything you can think of supplied as part of the rate from hairdryer to tea towels. Rita was a pleasure to deal with and she had a lovely treat for...More

Thank Maria R
524rita, VR Owner at Knocknagrough House, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

A pleasure to deal with and appreciate your feedback. Always welcome.

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Small pets by request.
No parties and no loud noise after 22:00.
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    2 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional costs include heating and electricity payable on departure. Higher rates than those cited above may apply (i.e. bank holiday weekends etc).
Changeover day is Saturday in peak season.Please contact me directly for rate confirmation and further information. Thank you.
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About the neighbourhood
If you are a couple or small group seeking a relaxing break along the Wild Atlantic way, or a family looking for a fun-filled holiday in a beautiful part of Ireland, Ballyvaughan is ideal for you. Enjoy the breathtaking Burren landscape touring by car, or embark on a variety of the local hiking trails in the vicinity. Take in the sea air on a brisk walk along the splendid coastline or beaches and finish with a hearty pint in the local pubs. Enjoy afternoon tea in nearby Gregan's castle or Dromoland Castle, or treat yourself to a tasty meal in any of the local restaurants. Other recommended local attractions include Cliffs of Moher, Ailwee cave, Poulnabroune Dolmen, Doolin cave, Caherconnel fort, Aran Islands and Bunratty folk park.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Shannon Airport: 40.0 km
Railway: Galway: 30.0 km
Ferry: Rosslare: 150.0 km
Airports (by car):

Shannon - approx. 50 km
Ireland West Airport Knock - approx. 90 km
Dublin - approx. 3 hours

Bus Eireann operate a regular bus service between Galway city and Ballyvaughan.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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