Cottages in Cleggan

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CLEGGAN: Traditional Music, Beaches, Fishing, Seaside Walks, Ancient Sites, Ferries to the Islands of Inishbofin and Inishturk from Cleggan Pier, Pubs, Restaurants.

Highlights: Island visits, Walks and Beaches.

Cleggan Village is nestled in to the south side of Cleggan Bay overlooking the Island of Inishbofin and the Atlantic. The area is known for its stunning views of the Atlantic Islands and The surrounding hills. An ideal base for a Connemara holiday
The economy of Cleggan has always centred around fishing and trade with the Islands and this continues today with a small but busy fleet of fishing and angling boats working out of the harbour, and ferries leaving at regular intervals for the popular island of Inishbofin and the quieter but equally beautiful Inishturk. There are a number of pubs and restaurants serving great local food and a shop. The village has a regular farmers market (Sundays) and there is a good supply of local fish. To get to Cleggan drive out along the N59 Wild Atlantic Way north from Clifden for about 10 km, there are lots of signs for the village on a sharp right bend, take the left fork here.

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If you like to head for the beach there are some really nice beaches in the area. From Cleggan Bay around the Rossadilisk Peninsula to Aughrus Beg and the spectacular Omey there is a string of beaches to be explored. There are also some really nice walks in the area, you can walk up to the top of Cleggan Head and see the remains of aholiday cottages in cleggan bay Napoleonic tower which was a lookout during the Napoleonic wars. There are also some nice walks from Cleggan out around Aughrus lake which has some unique views out towards Inish Shark, Inishbofin and High Island. The sea angler is well provided with places to fish and angling charter boats.
Cleggan village is a lively spot with four pubs (Olivers, Joyces, Newmans, and The Pier Bar) There is traditional music regularly and an excellent restaurant in Oliver’s Bar. If you are looking for a different food experience, make sure to add The Sea Hare at the Pier Bar to your itinerary, or book a pick up a takeaway box to bring home with you.  Near the pier you will also find a well stocked general shop, a ticket office for the Ferry service to Inishbofin, and a shop selling marine supplies and fishing tackle. There is a kids playground next to the Cleggan community centre,sea fishing in cleggan connemara fishing tackle. There is a kids playground next to the Cleggan community centre.

If you have an interest in history there is a lot to be discovered in the area with many standing stones and ancient tombs and the Napoleonic Tower. An afternoon can be spent with local author Marie Feeney,s book “The Cleggan Bay Disaster” visiting the places concerned where this fishing tragedy happened in 1927 with the loss of many lives.

There are two boats that cater for deep sea angling from Cleggan “Bluewater” and the “Western Kingfisher,” and they are also available for hire and Island trips.  Near the Centre of the village is a thriving riding centre which accommodates riders of all ages and abilities.

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399 Bruion Apartment Connemara, Cleggan

Cleggan 399 Holiday apartment Connemara Coastal Cottages
Modern Apartment, Mountain views
€628 to €848 per week 

The Apartment: This is a beautifully apartment is in a great location. Situated on a quiet side road and is in a great position to…

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2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

398 Bruion, Connemara, Cleggan

398 cleggan holiday home connemara coastal cottages
Great Location, Ideal for Families
€1,785 to €2285 per week. 

The Cottage: This is a beautiful property in a great location. Situated on a quiet side road it has superb views of the mountains and…

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4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

380 The Bothy Cleggan

the Bothy Cleggan Self catering holiday cottage Connemara Coastal cottages
Near a Beach, Near a Village
From €475 to €705 per week. 

The House: This beautiful bothy style cottage is located on the shores of  Cleggan Bay, close to the fantastic Aughrus Peninsula. The house has uninterrupted…

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1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Cleggan 352 Beach Cottage

352 Cleggan holiday Cottage Connemara Coastal Cottages
Great Location, Walk to Village
€158 Per night 

The Cottage: Cleggan Beach Cottage stands next to Atlantic lodge, it has its own parking and patio doors lead out to a private garden area…

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2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Cleggan 229 Bundouglas

229 Holiday Cottage Cleggan
Ideal for Families, Near a Beach
From €550 to €1250 per week 

A beautiful and romantic location with amazing views over the Atlantic Ocean and the Islands off the Coast

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4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Cleggan 318 Atlantic Lodge

318 Atlantic Lodge Cleggan Connemara Coastal Cottages
Sea Views, Walk to Village
From €2,240 to €2412 per week 

An amazing modern property on the shore of Cleggan Bay with far reaching views towards InishBofin Island.

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4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
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