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Galway Hideaway in Connemara

Modern, spacious, cozy cottage totally private, with splendid sea views. Bikes on request
22 reviews
Modern, spacious, cozy cottage totally private, with splendid sea views. Bikes on request
Lots of space to park and a deck to enjoy the view
Large comfortable sitting room, with Radio, TV, DVD and internet
Large, modern kitchen, dishwasher, microwave, stove, hob, toaster, fridge, washing machine and space
1 bathroom with electric power shower
lovely sea views
2 upstairs loft bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin
3 miles to Salthill beach and Blackrock diving tower, 1 mile to Silver strand beach
Close to Nature! Pristine bog scenery at your doorstep, perfect for walks and bike rides
Lots of local wildlife...and some not so wild
Beautiful scenery, this is Connemara and it is beautiful
The Cliffs at Dun Aengus, on Inismor, largest Aran Island, a day trip from the cottage
Incomparable Connemara mountain and lake scenery
Country roads....all to yourself
Romantic Castles everywhere, this one on Galway Bay at Kinvara
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Barna, Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland
Cozy Connemara cottage overlooking Galway bay with panoramic sea-views across Galway bay to Clare Coast and Aran Islands. Spectacular sunsets! Sleeps up to 4 persons, in two wood-panelled attic bedrooms. (perfect for 2-4 adults/ children). Large modern well-equipped kitchen/dining room. Bright, spacious sitting room, warm, lots of light, wonderfully airy. Surrounded by bog and Connemara scenery. Just the ticket for a relaxing break in the country, yet only 3kms from Silver Strand beach, 3kms from Barna village, the Twelve Hotel & 2 Seafood Restaurants, 6kms from the Salthill prom, 8kms to Galway city centre.

Great for Adults and for Kids! Lots of space, car-parking. Walking and cycling on the 'Connemara Way' (passes front door). Fishing on Lough Corrib (3 miles, trout, pike, salmon), Horse-riding (2 stables within 2 miles),...
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About the Owner, Brian N
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL354338
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Excellent - based on 22 reviews
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Date | Rating
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Miami, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
96 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We visited in mid-September. Brian was a gracious host. He'll drop in, say hey -- and if you have questions he's got the answers for anything around. Gave us a few ideas during our stay. The cottage is a great place to kick back and relax. Definitely nice to have separate rooms. I really had no negatives about this place....

Paul W
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Good sized cottage with fantastic views out over Galway Bay towards County Clare and the Aran Islands - you can watch the weather roll in and the sunsets for a long time. Very handy for Barna and Galway each only minutes away, and Silverstrand beach, whilst set amid fields and bogland. Very friendly and helpful welcome from Brian, with lots...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
174 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Brian and Mary were prefect hosts and made our stay in this lovely cottage both relaxing and welcoming. We were staying to attending a family wedding and they could not have been more accommodating to us. The cottage was comfortable and well maintained, with everything you need in the kitchen. The setting was tranquil and the dog loved the freedom...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The two bedrooms are upstairs. The bathroom is downstairs. The stairs are relatively narrow and winding, and as a consequence, less physically able folks, or very young children...
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
1 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
Spring 2018
2 nights
25 May 2018 -
10 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
2 nights
11 Sep 2018 -
31 Mar 2019
Autumn - Winter 2018/19
2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Singapore Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Cottage comfortably sleeps up to 4 adults, in 1 double-bedroom and 1 twin-bedded bedroom. A basic starter food-pack is included in all stays, includes bread, milk, tea, coffee, sugar, eggs, cheese, condiments and spreads, so no need to worry about your breakfast/supper on arrival, we've got it covered. Cottage includes all linen and towels, electricity and timed heat.
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk.
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