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Definitely recommend this place it’s away from all the hustle and bustle of daily life and the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Next stop America!

Cape Clear is an island which you can travel to from either Baltimore or Schull. We went from... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Barbara D
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Clear Island, Baltimore, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Definitely recommend this place it’s away from all the hustle and bustle of daily life and the residents are genuinely lovely people who welcome your company . Ferry trip is only 45-50 mins and very scenic , you can take your dogs too which is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank smudgesusie
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Cape Clear is an island which you can travel to from either Baltimore or Schull. We went from Baltimore. It takes 45-50 minutes to get there and is a beautiful boat trip but can be quite rough when the weather is windy. Dolphins can often...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Just back from 5 days camping on Cape Clear. It's a great island for kids - I felt very safe letting them wander off doing their own thing. Highlights were: Kayaking around south harbour, visiting goats farm, sampling goats milk ice cream, and just hanging...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank KeithfromBandon
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We did a day trip (from Baltimore) to Cape Clear and Fastnet. 45 minutes from Baltimore to Cape Clear, we then had about 2 hours on the island. Long enough to walk up the very steep hill (you can get a bus) to the Heritage...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Dom682014
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Beautiful trip over on ferry, saw dolphins from boat. Lots of steep hills on island so young children will tire. Lovely views. Nice for a day trip. Bring a picnic as only one shop on island and can be bush

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank M T
Reviewed 11 August 2018

30-45 min off Baltimore. Capeclerwatwr ferry is v good. Online ticket service avaiable. V punctual. V good ride to peaceful,island

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gary L
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed in Tig Brid for two nights 28 and 29 July. Brid has a lovely spotlessly clean, comfortable, well set up Airbnb. She is very helpful to her guests. Very relaxing, peaceful and stunning location. The hills on the island are unforgiving - definitely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank sighle1916
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Visited for one night. Lovely weather We embarked on the red trail which was challenging and satisfying Great views and great way to see the island.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jamescarlow
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Myself and my husband and 3 children (8,6,3) spent 3 nights last week on Cape Clear in a lovely yurt ,in a breathtaking location overlooking the South Harbour. Unfortunately we choose to visit Cotter's Bar for dinner on our first night, and it was here...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank jessfletcher
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing, it only costs €16 return per person for a boat trip to Cape Clear, I do not understand how it can be done so cheap. Then from the caves on your left as you approach the island to the many scenic walks, one day...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank L6358ABpeterm
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13 June 2018|
Response from Kathleen1303 | Reviewed this property |
No on our journey to and from Cape but I do believe there are separate tours that have much success
28 June 2017|
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Response from Kevin M |
Three of mine have been there on more than one occasion over the last ten years and I would highly recommend it... Good family and community integration... Small enough to offer a special experience to the student... Their... More
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Response from shaily05 | Reviewed this property |
Not 'in the yurts' . There are common toilets on their site, the yurt and tents share those. But there aren't that many yurts,tents on the site for the toilets/bathroom to be crowded.