Welcome to the site
Welcome or ‘Failte Romhat’ as we say on Cape Clear Island.
About Cape Clear Island
Cape Clear Island is a small inhabited Gaeltacht island off the coast of West Cork, especially well known for its bird sightings, its unusual flora and fauna, and its unspoiled landscape.
Around 150 people live on the island permanently, and this can double or treble in the summer months with visitors.
Cape Clear Island is serviced by an all year round ferry (via Baltimore), extra ferries during the summer months (via Baltimore and Schull). There is also public transport on Cape Clear Island.
Things to Do on Cape Clear Island
Places to Stay on Cape Clear Island
There are lots of places to stay on Cape Clear Island, or alternatively you can stay on the mainland (why, oh why, would you do this !) if you so wish.
Initially this site was set up (very successfully) to advertise a specific holiday home on Cape Clear (the one in the photo here) but thats now a private house again. Since the site is set up, and paid for, I’ve kept it going so others can discover this beautiful Island.
There are lots of type of accommodation on Cape Clear, from holiday homes to camping sites to hostels etc. There really is something for everyone.
A good place to start when looking for accommodation is some of the notices on this site, or at the following link.
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