You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Roundstone, Connemara, County Galway. It is a Detached Cottage.
This magnificently situated cottage, just over an hour from Galway and 4 miles from picturesque Roundstone fishing village, overlooks the beautiful Bertraghboy Bay in Connemara. Surrounded by stunning countryside and with far reaching views across to the Twelve Pins mountain range, this is a haven for nature lovers and those seeking a get-away-from-it-all holiday. This is a perfect location for those interested in walking, sightseeing and birdwatching. Golf, pony trekking and sea angling are also available locally. Immaculate sandy beaches make this property the ideal choice for families.
Shop 4.5 miles. Pub. Restaurant 4 miles. Beach 6 miles.
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner, 2 doubles 1 with ensuite shower room.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, radio, fridge with small ice box, microwave, w/machine, dryer, hairdryer, alarm clock, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, garden furniture, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
This two bedroomed cottage features beautiful Connemara marble floors, an open fire and a traditional cottage garden. The location is off the beaten track down winding country lanes edged with stone walls and native hedges. The Connemara National Park (located just outside Clifden town which is approx 12 miles from Roundstone village) is a superb wilderness of mountains, lakes and rugged coastal bays. In contrast, the university city of Galway is a thriving, cosmopolitan place full of cultural, shopping and fine dining opportunities. Visitors should not miss the opportunity to sample a pint of Ireland's finest Guinness in one of the many pubs to be found in the city. The region is also renowned for its many small fishing villages and craft centres which will give the visitor a sample of the real Ireland!
**As seen on BBC this is the cottage that Monty Hall stayed in during his 6 month stay in Connermara in 2010 whilst filming the BBC documentary Monty Halls' Great Irish Escape. The following is an excerpt from the book "The six months in the tiny cottage in Inishnee Island really was the most happy, fullfilled period of my life, the cottage was a true haven, offering tranquility amid the madness of the relentless patrols." **
~ This property is down a 3 mile single track road, care should be taken when passing.
~ Child's cot is available on request.
~The get to the bathroom you have to walk through one of the bedrooms.
~ Owner is charging EUR3 for gas cooking facilities.
Bird watching 1.5 miles. Walking 2 miles. Traditional Music, Fishing - Sea 4 miles. Walking - Hill, Coastal walks 6 miles. Sailing, Pony trekking 10 miles. Golf 13 miles. Horse riding 50 miles.
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