You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Ballyconneely, Connemara, County Galway. It is a Detached Bungalow.
The perfect peaceful home surrounded by spectacular rugged views over the Atlantic Ocean all 50m from the rocky shoreline 4 miles from Ballyconnelly and 8 miles from Clifden, on the famous Connemara coastline. Beautifully and simply furnished throughout and within walking distance of many white sandy beaches. Bustling Clifden hosts excellent restaurants offering varied syles of cooking and many pubs with nightly entertainment. The cottage makes a great touring base for the West of Ireland, where you can explore all that Connemara has to offer and Galway city is just over an hour away.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 4 miles. Beach 500 yards.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, utility room, double with ensuite shower room, twin, child bunk, shower room.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, cot, TV, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, welcome pack, fully enclosed garden, garden furniture, private off road parking. One small pet welcome.
~Wi-Fi internet access is available in this property free of charge
Situated in the heart of Connemara, between Clifden and Roundstone the cottage is set 50m from the rocky shore overlooking a quiet and sheltered bay with views of an uninhabited island. Watch the ebb and flow of the tide, the birdlife and grazing ponies and cattle from the comfort of your armchair.
The beautiful sandy beaches of Dunloughan are a 10 minute walk and the Ballyconeely golf course is a short drive or half and hour walk to the next bay. All ideal to explore on a bicycle and at low tide there are plenty of walks over the the islands. Lots of fishing, both sea and fly for trout is available in the many hill loughs and on the local rivers, Balinahinch river and famous hotel are within 15 miles. Wild flowers abound in the Spring and Summer and the shallow bay is ideal and safe for swimming.
The Connemara Coastline is well worth exploring as well as the Connemara National Park and Roundstone Bog. Clifden has excellent local facilities, shops, bicycle hire and galleries many of the restaurants offer local seafood as well as many other international dishes and most very child friendly. There are many sociable pubs with traditional music. Even on wet days this area is beautiful with waterfalls and lovely walks and places to eat. Visit beautiful Dog's and Gurteen Bays at Roundstone and the pretty harbour, or head north to Kylemore Abbey and the loch Inagh Drive. With many annual events such as the famous Connemara pony show, the Roundstone Bog bicycle ride and the Roundstone Regatta, Ballyconeely and Omey pony racing, to name a few.
Walking from the front door; fishing, lake and sea - on the door step; golf and horse riding 3 miles; traditional music, childrens playground, shop, pub, pony racing in Ballyconeely 4 miles; cinema, swimmning Clifden 8miles; hill walking 6 miles; pony racing Omey 10miles.
Walking on site. Fishing - Sea 0.01 miles. Fishing - Lake .5 miles. Horse riding, Golf 3 miles. Traditional Music 4 miles. Walking - Hill 6 miles. Swimming Pool, Cinema, Childrens Playground 8 miles.