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Cleire Goats

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Cleire Cleire Cape Clear Island, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 39126
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Such a Nice Time

We had such a nice visit at their farm. Yes, the goat ice cream was just delectable. It was the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Englewood, Florida
via mobile
A big walk with very little reward

This is something that, if you happen to be passing, by all means drop in and visit. We made the... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
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  • Average9%
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Cleire Cleire Cape Clear Island, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had such a nice visit at their farm. Yes, the goat ice cream was just delectable. It was the much needed stop here after a long hike around the island. The people were so nice and the tour around the farm was an extra...More

Thank TravelLife19
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is something that, if you happen to be passing, by all means drop in and visit. We made the walk with two small kids up to it. It started to rain halfway there and when we arrived, the milking was just about to finish....More

Thank strange_john
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My husband and I and our two children have just returned from an amazing two night break on the beautiful Island of Cape Clear. From the moment we arrived to sadly the time we had to leave, the whole family had a wonderful time. Part...More

Thank s13lynch
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The goat farm is situated at the top of a step hill, apparently if you go the other way...the long way around you don't have to climb the hill, they told me this afterwards ( my ex-friends :p you know who you are). The views...More

1  Thank MeathDeirdre
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The owner was warm and welcoming and the ice cream was to die for! The baby goats were adorable but the milking process was very rustic - it is charming to see this is still doen this way!

Thank my2ndact
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I worked at Cliere Goats for a summer through the WWOOF program. Not only is Cape Clear (Cleire) on of the most beautiful places on earth but when you make it to the top of it's toughest hill you get rewarded with...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Climbed the mother of all hills at 9:30 in the morning to see the milking. Got to try my hand at milking, played with very bouncy babies, sat with the relaxed mammies as if I was just part of the herd and got a brief...More

2  Thank Nessieos
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

A hidden gem of a place that needs more publicity. We visited the goat farm with 3 kids under the age of 5 and they absolutely loved it. We were met by Vera who showed us round and shared her stories like naughty Alfie who...More

1  Thank gareth a
Reviewed 23 August 2013

After a walk up the VERY steep hill we were rewarded by playing with the goats on the goat farm surrounded by breathtakingly beautiful scenery. The goats are extremely friendly and we had a lovely time with them. We bought the goat ice cream which...More

1  Thank Kate E
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Enthusiastic goat-herds and super-friendly goats. Wanted to take some home with us, but made do with some goat ice cream.

1  Thank Clachanhunter
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