Miltown Malbay 3 miles; Spanish Point 2 miles; Lahinch 12 miles.
Quilty is an attractive seaside village with rural charm. It is located on the Atlantic coast of County Clare, and is only an hour from Shannon Airport. It has a seafood restaurant, a pub, a supermarket, an internet café with amusements, sea fishing and a small indoor swimming pool. Four miles away the town of Miltown Malbay is famed for its traditional Irish music, it is home to the Willie Clancy music festival, which is held in July, however visitors will find fabulous live music in many pubs and bars whatever the time of year. Quilty with it's miles of excellent beaches is perfect for long sea walks. It is close to some excellent beach /surf resorts including Spanish Point and Doonbeg, both of which are well worth a visit for great surf. Here you can hire boards or take surf lessons.
Three major golf courses are within 15 minutes drive.
The Burren National Park, a few miles to the north, is a mecca for walkers and nature lovers with its unique karst landscape and rich colourful wildflowers. Looking across the bay you will see 'Hag's head', the start point of the striking 'Cliffs of Moher', which rise majestically almost 200 meters out of the ocean and are best appreciated from one of many boat trips departing nearby.
O'DWYER'S convenience store.
Get your milk, bread, frozen and fresh veg, DELI counter, papers and magazines etc
There's a POST OFFICE so you can send some real postcards to friends.
THE QUILTY TAVERN.
for all your DRINK and GRUB (that's pub food ....lots of it.....)
A HAIR and BEAUTY SALON..
.... facials, nails, hair, FAKE TAN if the sun dosen't come out
A CHURCH all self respecting IRISH villages MUST have a CHURCH
This is a Famous one. Check out LEON X111........ out of NANTES FRANCE
O Dwyer's on the Cree road... Gasoline, diesel and tyres.
You can get some essentials here too
SUGAR ISLAND INTERNET CAFÉ and FAST FOOD OUTLET
...let the 'kids' hang out, videos, pool tables etc