County Clare

Located between the River Shannon and the Atlantic Ocean, County Clare fits the bill of what tourists expect and hope to see in Ireland.

Known as "The Banner County", due to the involvement of the people of County Clare in the 1706 Battle of Ramillies, County Clare is steeped in history and tradition.

County Clare is renowned for it's landscape with the wild Atlantic on it's west side and the magnificent river Shannon on it's east side. The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher are located in this county and receive many visitors throughout the year. The town of Ennis is known as the music capital of the world and musicians throng from around the world in order to partake in the song and dance.

Some of the visitor attractions around County Clare

Dysert O Dea Castle  -  Corofin

Moher Hill Open Farm  -  Liscannor

Doolin Garden and Nursery  -  Doolin

Scattery Island Centre  -  Kilrush

A selection of festivals occurring in County Clare

October   Willie Keane Traditional Music Weekend  -  Doonbeg

May   Fleadh Nua  -  Ennis

July   Willie Clancy Summer School  -  Miltown Malbay

July   Feile Brian Boru  -  Killaloe

Selection From Accommodation Listings

Tourism IrelandFinglas House, Camp

Finglas House is a modern family run bed and breakfast located in the centre of Camp Village along the Dingle Peninsula.Scenically located overlooking Tralee Bay on the Dingle Way Walking Route.An ideal location for a touring or walking holiday.

Tourism IrelandCanberra House, Killorglin

Canberra House is a family run business which was established in 1953 and remains a thriving Irish Pub with plenty of Guest Accommodation. Your hosts Catherine & Stephen O'Grady are always on hand to lend a hand.We offer a full bar service and all of our

Tourism IrelandValley View Farmhouse , Killarney

Valley View Farmhouse is a 70 acres working mixed farm on the shore of Lough Guittane, a mile long brown trout stocked lake.This welcoming farmhouse is an ideal touring base for Kerry and Cork



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