You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Carraroe, Galway Bay, County Galway. It is a Detached Cottage.
A delightful cottage located a mere stroll from Carraroe village less than an hours drive from both Clifden and bustling Galway City. Offering superb views of Carraroe Lake, the cottage has been lovingly restored to provide welcoming accommodation full of character and original features. The Blue Flag Coral Beach is only 1 mile away with the Connemara Isles Golf Course 4.5 miles away. Great days out can include Connemara National Park and a ferry trip to the Aran Island (5 miles)
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 440 yards. Beach 1 mile.
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen, 2nd lounge with sofa bed, shower room. FF: 2 doubles 1 with ensuite shower room, single.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, TV, dvd player, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, babysitting on request, hairdryer, uk tv channels, welcome pack, fully enclosed garden, garden furniture, bbq, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
Connemara Isles Golf Club (5 miles) - Located in the heart of Connemara, this distinctive island course offers a unique opportunity to play golf on the edge of the Atlantic ocean while enjoying the breathtaking views of Cill Chiarain Bay, Cnoc Leitir M*ir and Cnoc Mordain. This 9 hole golf course is a golfers gem. Playing the first 9 holes is a challenge, however playing the back 9 tees is a memory. After the game relax in the friendly atmosphere of Irelands only thatched club house and experience the magical beauty of the Irish language.
Fishing (0.25 - 1 mile) - Loughaunwillin, or Carraroe Lough, lies to the north of the village. It holds a big stock of wild trout.
Feile na Doilin Festival - This is the West of Ireland's premier maritime festival which is held annually on the August Bank holiday weekend in Carraroe. The festival revolves around the ancient and beautiful Galway Hooker boat. From Paraid na bhFathach (Parade of the Giant) to the Parade of Sail, lectures on maritime history and boat-making exhibitions, there really is no better place in Ireland. There really is something on offer for everyone for this festival for both young and old.
Aran Island Ferry Crossing (5 miles) - Why not enjoy a day trip to the Aran Island from Rossaveel 5 miles away. the Aran Islands offer visitors a glimpse into a way of life that has long since disappeared from most of the country. Well worth a visit boasts some awesomely beautiful scenery. For more information see www.aranislandferries.com
~There are steep steps from the kitchen to the living area so care needs to be taken with small children and those with reduced mobility.
Traditional Music .25 miles. Water sports, Childrens Playground, Fishing - Lake 1 miles. Fishing - Sea 2 miles. Golf 4.5 miles. Walking - Hill 5 miles.