These houses act as the perfect base for the active visitor. Return home to a couple of lobsters on your Barbeque after a random cycle journey across twisted mountain paths, or a boat trip on the Shannon. Whether your thing is surfing or mountain climbing, you and your gear will welcome a comfortable HQ and a blazing hearth.
County Wicklow , Ireland
High in the muscular mountains of Wicklow, surrounded by pastoral countryside, grazing sheep, woodland and the chatter of birds, this atmospheric farmyard conversion is an ideal HQ for indulging in a hiking or biking holiday.
With bustling Dublin City beckoning only an hour downhill, the forecast for adventure doubles… Sleeps 4
County Galway , Ireland
A large self-catering cottage rental at the waters edge near Clifden on the Wild Atlantic Way, with stunning ocean views - a place of contrast, constant change and beauty and is at the heart of Connemara coastal life. Sleeps 6
County Donegal , Ireland
On three acres of remote and scenic coastline, just a couple of miles from the most northerly tip of Ireland, Figart Rock House is a thoroughly contemporary family cottage of interlocking geometry, capricious horizons, and sandstone walls.
Inishowen is the start of the Wild Atlantic Way and an excellent taster of what is to come, where the ocean and the weather are full of delicious serendipity.
Sleeps 6 plus 2
County Cork , Ireland
On an elevated site overlooking the cluster of islands that shelter Roaringwater Bay, this
gossamer grey coastal cottage is a sanctuary of contemporary design and comfort.
Crafted stonework terraces define the lawns, apple orchard, and percolating water cascades that climb the slopes above the house - occasionally assisted by outcrops of natural granite bedrock.
This is where West Cork works its charm.. Sleeps 6
County Galway , Ireland
This magnificent and light filled holiday home is on a large elevated site offering breathtaking views of Ballinakill Bay and the Twelve Bens mountains, in the ever changing landscape of the Connemara Loop.
With two acres of natural gardens, trees and waterfront, Streams End has been designed to maximise the views of the surrounding spectacular countryside. Sleeps 8
County Kerry , Ireland
This beautiful holiday home is perched in its own landscaped grounds on picturesque Rossmore Island, where the broad expanse of The Kenmare River meets incoming Atlantic swells.
A narrow stone bridge makes the connection to the spectacular Ring of Kerry, which links the busy market town of Kenmare and the idyllic colourful village of Sneem. Sleeps 8