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Cape Clear Island

Clear Island, Baltimore, Ireland
+353 28 39135
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A fabulous ferry ride and island to spend a day (check the weather before you goūüƧ

Cape clear is a beautiful island off the coast of Ireland- ferry ride from Baltimore (county cork... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Great outdoors experience, and lovely food

Cape Clear is easily accessible via ferry from Baltimore. There's also a nice crafts shop in... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Cork, Ireland
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Clear Island, Baltimore, Ireland
+353 28 39135
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Cape clear is a beautiful island off the coast of Ireland- ferry ride from Baltimore (county cork). We were blessed with beautiful weather on our visit but I think it would definitely be worth checking the weather before you go.) We walked around the Ireland,...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Cape Clear is easily accessible via ferry from Baltimore. There's also a nice crafts shop in Baltimore you should visit on your way to Cape Clear. You'd want good weather on your side, as the best reason to go here would be for walking. Around...More

1  Thank CaptainMongo
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Cape Clear is a good day out if you like walking and Irish coastal scenery. The 10.30 crossing from Baltimore seems to be the busiest so get there early for a parking space in the car park; otherwise you might end up on double yellow...More

1  Thank FamilyroomSligo
Reviewed 20 July 2017

If the weather is good do pay a visit to both places , you will not be sorry. The trip out to Fastnet is well worth it how it was built is amazing.

1  Thank Flemo28
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We went on a Saturday, it was wet and cold for the first two hours, after we dried off we went walking again. This time the mist and rain had lifted and we got to see the sight's of the island. There out of this...More

2  Thank Paddy H
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Don't think twice about visiting this deadly little Island , I spent two nights in a yurt with hubby baby and dog and it was the most chilled out experience. The people that live there are so nice and will do anything to help you...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Cape Clear island is the last island you can access before you meet the Atlantic in West Cork. It's a fabulous place to spend some time. You can hop on a ferry from Baltimore Harbour & climb right to the high points on the island...More

1  Thank C_and_H_11
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This place is amazing. We stayed at Mongolian Yurt- which was again simply out of this world !! We purchased online ticket for ferry from Baltimore to Cape Clear at 4 pm , with open return ticket. We parked our rental car at the Baltimore...More

1  Thank shaily05
Reviewed 12 June 2017

It was a bleak, rainy, cold, windy day (in summer) and it was still worth the trip. The lady with the bus will take you most places and the heritage centre is worth at least an hour even if it doesn't have a heater! Highlight...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We spent 2 nights in the yurts on the island. The hiking walks were beautiful and challenging in parts. The locals were incredibly friendly and happy to chat. The pub was very cool. The food was awesome - we went 2 nights in a row...More

Thank TSoma
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Margaret M
28 June 2017|
Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Margaret, we only visited Cape Clear as part of Nic Slocoms whale watch trip. Sorry I can't be of more help
Patrick B
11 August 2016|
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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.