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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
3 guests
7 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Aoibhneas is a 3 Star fully furnished two bedroom first floor apartment with spectacular views of the mountains, islands and harbour. This Apartment is suitable for a small family or a couple, and is the ideal base for exploring and enjoying South and West Connemara, with its panoramic views of coastline, islands, inlets, hills and mountains. The spectacular surroundings, rich in both flora and fauna are also ideal for fishing and birdwatching. The beautiful unspoiled white sandy beaches at Moyrus and Mynish are also extremely popular with children. The apartment is the ideal base for a comfortable, restful and relaxing holiday, with so much outdoor activity on your doorstep....Aoibhneas is a 3 Star fully furnished two bedroom first floor apartment with spectacular views of the mountains, islands and harbour. This Apartment is suitable for a small family or a couple, and is the ideal base for exploring and enjoying South and West Connemara, with its panoramic views of coastline, islands, inlets, hills and mountains. The spectacular surroundings, rich in both flora and fauna are also ideal for fishing and birdwatching. The beautiful unspoiled white sandy beaches at Moyrus and Mynish are also extremely popular with children. The apartment is the ideal base for a comfortable, restful and relaxing holiday, with so much outdoor activity on your doorstep.More
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About the Owner
Riona G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2011
Interaction with guests
I personally welcome my guests on arrival, show them every aspect of their accommodation. I provide them with local maps, and a explanation of what is available in the area, to help you get the most out of your holiday. A welcoming pack of Wine, Cheese, Bread, Butter, Eggs, Milk, Tea, Coffee and Sugar. We are available on the premises throughout your stay, if you need any assistance.
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

Riona was a wonderful host, very communicative before we arrived with information on how to find the apartment and then thankfully met us at 10pm to show us the last section in the dark. The place Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara was exceptionally clean and had everything...More

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank TeapotByrne
Reviewed November 8, 2015

The location of Riona's cottage is exceptionally beautiful. While in front of the door the wild Atlantic was raving, in the hinterland you may get lost among sheep, stones, erratic boulders, bogs and countless lakes. BTW bogs, unbelievable for us that sundew and butterwort just...More

Date of stay: August 2015
2  Thank FRANZ T
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Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed in "Aoibhneas" for one week this August and had a very wonderful week in beautiful Connemara. Riona is a great hostess and we felt welcome from the first moment on. The apartment has 2 sleeping rooms, a living room, a small kitchen and...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank MeikeClaudia
Reviewed August 24, 2014

we stayed for 1 week with our little kid. It was a beautiful and very clean house (only 20m to the sea). The landscape was breathtaking. We received very good information for local places of interest. Best holiday until now.

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank 68_HOLGER
Reviewed July 17, 2014

We visited Bru na Mara in May 2014. It was a real great time for us and Riona was a very kind and friendly Hostess. We've had a very lovely flat and we're sure to visit it again :) We enjoyed our hollidays there very...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank Carsten N
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Yard
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Staffed Property
Stove
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
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About the neighborhood
Bru na Mara provides traditional yet ultra modern self-catering accommodation 'at the quiet end of Europe'. Ideal for cycling, hill-walking, rock-climbing, trekking, horse-riding, golf, pitch and putt, swimming, surfing, scuba-diving, canoeing, fishing, boating, sailing and sailing festivals. A haven for botanists, bird-watchers, artists and writers. Renowned for Irish language, traditional singing, music, dance, pre-historic and mediaeval remains. Good food and drink available locally in a relaxed atmosphere. The area is famous for its lamb and seafood. Within driving distance of Roundstone, Clifden, Letterfrack,. Kylemore Abbey, Killary , Aran Ils.
How to get there
From Galway City take the N59 (the Clifden road) to one mile west of Recess village. Turn left onto the R340 and continue to Carna Village. Drive through Carna village, heading west for aproximately 2 miles until you reach the first junction, then take a left, at the top of the steep winding hill keep right at the Y junction. After about 500 metres, turn right at the next junction, and continue until you reach Bru Na Mara at the pier where you can check in.
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