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Romantic Escape at Wood Smoke Cottage, Ballyvaughan - Hot Tub & Sauna

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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Ballyvaughan, The Burren, County Clare
Wood Smoke Cottage cottage is nestled into the Hazel woods with private deck, fire pit and access to our Hot Tub & Sauna. PETS are also very welcome.

We are set in 4 acres off a green walking road with complete peace and quiet. You can step onto the karst landscape of the Burren just steps from the house. Wood Smoke cottage is nestled into the hazel woods just off a green road (walking route) and offers peace, quiet and country living for those wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of life. Bright, light, warm and cosy our cottage comes complete with wood fired stove and shared access to outdoor hot tub and sauna. Guests have a private deck set into the Burren rock with fire pit for star gazing or simply chatting with friends. It really is a hidden little getaway for relaxing with friends!

Our cottage opens directly onto Burren...
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Listing #HL1302545
About the Owner
Ciara W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
Interaction with guests
We live onsite in the main house next door - if you need us we are right there and if not, we leave you to enjoy the peace and quiet. Please note, you have your own driveway, garden, deck, fire pit. The hot tub and sauna is a shared amenity linked by small path in woods to the side of the cottage.
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Our family stayed at this gorgeous property for our parent's 50th wedding anniversary. The location is great, situated a few miles from Ballyvaughan and a few minutes walk to Ailwee caves. The surrounds are idyllic, in the heart of the Burren on a lovely quiet...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous peaceful location, great host, beautiful house, more than enough room for 9. Lovely cake & prosecco on arrival. Perfect family celebrations. Thankyou.

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Reviewed June 7, 2018

We had the most amazing time at the Woodsmoke. Its location is fantastic, so close to so many beautiful spots around Clare. The house itself is gorgeous, and is so considerate to its landscape with amazing views from all the rooms. Ciara and John were...More

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Additional guests over four people will be charged an additional €35 per person per night. Max capacity of 3 dogs per stay. This is not a venue for weddings or other events. No...
    2 Showers
    1 Queen
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: C$377 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note that our house is for 4 people maximum, any additional guests will be charged at €35 per person per night.

We offer very good discounts for longer lets please contact us for details.
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About the neighbourhood
The house is on the edge of the Burren National Park with direct access to the mountains from the driveway of the house. Considered to be Ireland's flagship heritage landscape, from flora to fauna. geology to archaeology, agriculture to community. So what do people think about when they think about the Burren? For many, it has to be the flowers. No surprise there, as the region hosts a spectacular array of over 70% of Ireland's native flora, including 22 of our 27 native orchid species and the much-loved blue gentian, compressed into what is just under 0.5% of our national land mass. This extraordinary flora supports an equally diverse fauna – from feral goats to pine martens, elegant butterflies to snake-like slow worms.For many people it's the archaeology that is of most inte... more
Getting around
You'll need a car to visit the area, public transport is very limited
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Shannon: 55.0 km
Railway: Galway: 45.0 km
If you enter Aillwee Caves, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare into your GPS you will be within 500 metres of our house. We are down the green road from the main entrance gates to the cave hidden in the hazel woods.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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