Information Clare Ireland


General information Clare

County Clare (Contae an ChlŠir in Irish), commonly referred to as simply Clare, sits in the southern half of Irelandís West Coast. Clare is often called the Banner County, due to a former local tradition of carrying banners at political meetings and public occasions.
Clare boasts some of Irelandís most stunning scenery, especially around the Shannon Estuary, where the River Shannon enters the Atlantic Ocean. Clare is also renown for the Burren and Cliffs of Moher tourist attractions.
Shannon international airport is close by.

Accommodation in Clare

Clare provides you with a wide variety of options to suit your requirement and your budget. Bed & Breakfast, Guest Houses, Hostels, Hotels and Farm Houses are some of the possible alternatives for your stay in Clare.

Hotels in Clare

All of Clares hotels are comfortable and convenient, with many boasting amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and the River Shannon. Hotels in Clare include the Armada in Spanish Point, Dromoland Castle near Ennis and Aran View in Doolin.

Bed & Breakfast in Clare

Bed & breakfast accommodation in Clare provides you with a relaxing, affordable stay along with deliciously cooked breakfast to suit your budget. B&B in Clare includes names such as Bunratty Castle Mews, Grovemount House in Ennistymon and Vaughans in Liscannor.

Clare Restaurants

Clare restaurants serve a range of national and international dishes, with fresh caught fish from the Atlantic on offer in many locations. Popular restaurants in Clare include Roadford House in Doolin, Bunratty Manor and Durty Nellies in Bunratty Village.

Shopping in Clare

There are many locations to pick up a bargain in Clare, but Ennis is the stand-out destination. Markets, boutiques, traditional family-run shops and international chains are all present.

Clare Car Rental

Car rentals in Clare to let you discover the amazing Atlantic coastline. Some of prime car rentals in Clare include Replacement Car Hire, TMT Rentals, Auto Rentals and Banner Cars

Clare Golf

Clare has many golf courses, of both the parkland and links variety, including Lahinch and Doonbeg on the West Coast, and East Clare golf Club at Bodyke.