You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Kinvarra, The Burren, County Galway. It is a Detached Thatched Cottage.
Situated with The Burren to the front and Galway Bay to the rear, this traditional Irish thatched cottage, dating back to the 19th century, oozes authenticity and character. Delicately restored, with great care, to its former glory to retain and conserve as much of its originality as possible. It retains its original thatched roof, thick walls and high ceilings yet with all modern conveniences and an exceptionally cosy atmosphere. Traditional Irish music sessions can be found in the local pubs. Windsurfing, kayaking, guided tours in the Burren National Park and on the Wild Atlantic Way route. Coastal walks on the doorstep. This property does not accept children under the age of 2. The owner is on hand with an extensive knowledge of tourist information.
Shop. Pub 2 miles. Beach 400 yards.
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner, double, twin, shower room.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, Oil fired stove central heating, linen and towels included, oil-fired stove, TV, dvd player, CD, microwave, w/machine, hairdryer, electric blankets, fully enclosed garden, picnic bench, private off road parking, bicycles available at cost. Pets welcome.
~ Owner now has a kennel and a run available for pets.
~ The owner is on hand with an extensive knowledge of tourist information.
The cottage is an ideal base for visiting and touring places of historical interest and tourist attractions. Here are but a few places to visit:
*Ailwee Caves - Ireland's premier showcase comprises of guided tours of the cave, craft shop and restaurant and there is also a Bird of Prey Centre nearby.
*Aran Islands - Rich in the language, culture and heritage of Ireland, a place to sense the spirit of Gaelic Ireland and a touch of the past.
*The Burren National Park - Is approximately 1500 hectares in size, it is world renowned for its flora and fauna and spectacular limestone landscape.
*Burren Perfumery - Visitors can see a free audio visual of the Burren, view the distillation and soap making areas, visit the herb garden and organic tea rooms.
*Cliffs of Moher - These majestic cliffs rise up to 214 meters above the Atlantic Ocean, as well as viewing the cliffs there is an interpretive centre, craft shop and tea room.
*Coole Park - Home of Lady Augusta Gregory, dramatist, folklorist and co-founder of the Abbey Theatre. This National Park and Wildlife Centre features an exhibition area, beautiful walks, restaurant and picnic area.
**Rubbish disposal cost EUR2.50 per large bag
- Beach chairs and tourist information is available from the owners.
Fishing - Sea 2 miles. Walking - Hill, Traditional Music 4 miles. Sailing, Childrens Playground 5 miles. Horse riding 7 miles. Swimming Pool 10 miles. Golf 12 miles. Cinema 16 miles.
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