Many of Clare’s highlights are within easy reach of Ennis, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Dysert O'Dea and the iconic Craggaunowen. Two other interesting attractions that are located within a short distance of Ennis are the Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club and Quin Abbey.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the wonderful artworks at Clare Museum and the Clare Heritage Centre Museum in Corofin.
There's no reason not to work on your game while you are here. Visit the Shannon Golf Club in Newmarket on Fergus, the Ennis Golf Club and the Woodstock Golf and Country Club to enjoy challenging fairways and fast greens.
Get familiar with the local fashion and treat yourself to a new outfit in some of the nearby malls and markets such as the Skycourt Shopping Centre in Shannon.
Finding somewhere handy to base yourself within the Ennis area is a breeze. The Park Inn by Radisson Shannon Airport, the Oak Wood Arms Hotel, Shannon and the Old Ground Hotel are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.