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Original Irish Thatched cottage, Summer and Winter breaks. Great location.

200 years old , a genuine and rare piece of Irish history with all modern comforts.
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200 years old , a genuine and rare piece of Irish history with all modern comforts.
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
TV with Irish channels and about 40 other channels, BBC , Itv etc
Free range when available
Trampoline, swings and a hammock.
The nearby coastal village of kinvara is a beauty spot well worth a visit - great shops & cafes
Dungaire castle in the town of Kinvara.  Ancient monument, spectacular views well worth a visit
Burren dolmen, beautiful burren only 15 minutes away.
Burren hills.
Coole Park 10 mins away. Home of Lady Gregory friend to EB Yeats founder of Abbey Theatre.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland
Beautifully restored listed thatched cottage pre 1840s. All modern conveniences, central heating, solid fuel stove. 30mins Shannon airport,20 mins Galway city,15 mins to Burren .Cosy and warm.Owners live next door, we have chickens,ducks, horses and dogs and cats. Free range eggs when available. Lovely location convenient for motorway to Dublin about 2 hours away. Overlooks the Burren hills.Plenty to do in the area, fishing,horse riding, hiking, lovely beaches and first class restaurants nearby. Galway City 25mins and Connemara National park about 45 mins away. We have just added a guitar to the cottage for people who cannot bring their instrument on planes. The cottage is perfect for touring the West of Ireland and is also ideal for a winter break. Solid fuel stove and central heating make a night in in front of the tv and fire a perfect... Read more
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About the Owner
eamonn c
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We live next door and are available to make your stay as enjoyable as possible, it is important to us that you enjoy your stay.
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

My father and I stayed at the cottage for three nights. We were in Ireland to visit and find family. We also did a lot of touristy things. It was a great trip. And the cottage was especially loved by my father, whose grandfather was...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

This cottage is in an excellent location for visiting key places associated with WB Yeats, the tower where he spent many summers and Coole Park and the museum in Kiltartin. Because we were there for a sporting event in Oranmore, we didn't get to all...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

The cottage is absolutely gorgeous with lovely attention to detail. The photos don't do it justice! The bedrooms are beautiful and homely and the kitchen is fully equipped with everything you might need for your stay including condiments, tea/coffee, cereal, juice and milk. The washing...More

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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
    1 Twin
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Aug 6, 2018 -
Sep 30, 2018
2 nights
Oct 1, 2018 -
Jan 31, 2019
2 nights
Feb 1, 2019 -
Mar 31, 2019
2 nights
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  • Cleaning fee: $23 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
Rural area but close to many attractions. We are on the main Galway to Limerick Road. We are 10 minutes from Kinvara which is the start of the Burren/ Wild Atlantic Way and out to Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty castle approx 25 minutes away. Connemara within easy reach. Shops, restaurants, fuel are all within 5 mins drive.
Getting around
10 minute walk to bus stop and railway station with connections to Ennis , Limerick, Cork and Galway.Regular buses every hour on the hour. A car would be a definite convenience.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Shannon: 36.7 mi
Railway: Ardrahan: 1.2 mi
We are 2 hours from Dublin on the motorway. Many people come direct from the Airport so easy to get to. There is a great road network plus trains and buses if you want to leave the cat behind.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.9 mi.
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