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Peaceful and beatiful Island

We stayed for couple of nights in B&B. The views of the island are unbelievable and you get those... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Travelkni9th
1 night b&b

We stayed in a b&b on the island . We were able to get a taxi up and had pints of Guinness and stew... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have not reviewed anything on Tripadvisor for some time but I felt compelled to make some comments. If you want to get away from it all then this might be an excursion for you. If you are a day tripper who wants a jolly...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having been unable to go on our booked whale watching tour because of poor weather, we thought we would visit Cape Clear instead, as it seemed to offer a lot of attractions for day trippers. The ferry over was fun and we arrived full of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank TopsyturvyExeter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for couple of nights in B&B. The views of the island are unbelievable and you get those in little amount of walk. The loop walk is short but steep in few places and gives spectacular views of the Atlantic ocean. Due to bad...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Travelkni9th
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a b&b on the island . We were able to get a taxi up and had pints of Guinness and stew for dinner in Cotter's pub. It was a clear night and the walk back to the b&b showed us all the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank L000R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a boat trip to Cape Clear Island and spend a few hours there, or stay over. You'll need stout walking shoes if you want to step up those hills, and you'll need warm/dry clothing if the boat ride is cold/rocky. Friendly, helpful islanders will...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 15, 2019

Wonderful day trip from Baltimore to Cape Clear and on to Fasnet Lighthouse. Baltimore is a very pretty little villiage - lovely pubs and restaurants. Great atmosphere as the weather was no nice. Glad we booked the 11am ferry as it was fully. The company...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank RazorCork
Reviewed June 19, 2019

My daughter and I took last ferry to Cape Clear island.Asked lady bus driver enroute Airbnb., would she give us a wee spin round part of the Island for payment. The answer was a very blunt ' No , I need my dinner'. On our...More

Date of experience: May 2019
5  Thank MalachyF4
Reviewed June 18, 2019

This is the farthest south in Ireland that you can possibly visit, other than the Fastnet Rock. The Cape Clear Ferry offers a pleasant ride (in good weather of course), and you can either go for a few hours or overnight if you've made prior...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank smitty60
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Amazing, must do. A great day out for everyone. The wildlife was brilliant. It was the highlight of our holiday.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank ConorT89
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Cape Clear Island is certainly a stunning and haunting place. The abandoned houses and farms testify to the challenges that faced the agricultural community that once was. Yet it is the rugged landscapes and stunning views is what attracts visitors today. The ferry service from...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Flossie K
July 28, 2019|
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Response from Culture767254 | Reviewed this property |
We saw a Minke in April as well as basking sharks and lots of dolphins. Amazing!
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June 12, 2018|
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No on our journey to and from Cape but I do believe there are separate tours that have much success
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June 27, 2017|
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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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