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Lals Thatched Cottage, Spiddal, Galway, Ireland

Tigh Lals Thatched Cottage
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Spiddal, County Galway, Western Ireland
Tigh Lals is a 300 year old thatched cottage, recently restored to provide all amenities needed for modern living, located minutes' walk from two beaches, restaurants, cafés, shops and pubs playing traditional Irish music nightly in Spiddal village, Galway, Ireland.

This thatched cottage provides an ideal base for families or groups of friends looking to explore all the West of Ireland has to offer, including vibrant Galway City, the beautiful Connemara region and the Aran Islands. The unique geological formations and flora of the Burren and the world famous Cliffs of Moher are easily accessible by car or by tours which leave Galway City hourly. We would be delighted to help with planning of your day trips around Connemara and beyond.

There is a safe garden area in front of the cottage, while secure off-road parking is available a...
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Listing #HL246442
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a week long holiday at this beautiful cottage at the beginning of June. What a wonderful time we had, the location was fab, short walk to the beaches, near the pubs and pizzeria and the front garden was a dream especially as it...More

Thank dc0gs
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Lovely lovingly maintained cottage in heart of Spiddal. Walking distance to great pubs/restaurants with traditional Irish music. Walk across the street to the sea and the local library. 6 stars!

Thank Cheryl Q
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Beautiful very well kept cottage in the heart of Spiddal near the Ocean. Very friendly welcome with home baked goods. Lovely to talk to Martin. I would love to own a Cottage like this one day. the Resident Cat whom we fed was Lovely. She...More

Thank Sin6bad
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
In order to make a booking, please contact us by email or phone. We do not take credit card bookings.
During the low season (October to May), discounts are available for longer lettings and shorter lettings are also possible (ie weekends).
A deposit of €100 secures your booking.
Electricity is paid by coin-operated meter (average usage €10 per week).
Heating is provided by both electric and oil central heating (18 hours oil central heating included in rental price).
No cleaning fee applies.
Further dates available on request.
Weekend lettings are available in the season when available.
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About the neighborhood
The Spiddal area boasts a wide variety of activities and attractions that can be enjoyed by all. Spiddal has two local beaches. Trá na mBan, is located on the roadside east of the village, 1 minute walk from the cottage. Another beach is located beside a sheltered pier, accessible by a small road or path just west of the village.

Needless to say, all your shopping needs can be met in Galway city. However, if you wish to stay local, shopping is available within walking distance in Standún's, a unique award winning family run store.

For the golf enthusiast, there are a number of courses within easy reach. The 18 hole championship course in Bearna is a 15 minute drive, while there are other courses located in Leitir Mór, Oughterard and of course Salthill.

Horse riding is available lo...
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How to get there
Airport: Shannon Airport: 64.0 mi
Railway: Galway: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Dublin Port: 149.1 mi
Tigh Lal's thatched cottage is located in the picturesque seaside village of Spiddal (An Spidéal), 12 miles west of Galway City along the Connemara coast road (R336). From Galway city follow road traffic signs for An Spidéal. Tigh Lal's thatched cottage is located in the centre of the village, minutes walk from all local amenities.
GPS (53.24443; -9.30413)
Car rental is available at all Irish airports.
Public transport will bring you directly to Tigh Lals Thatched Cottage doorstep. Further information of bus times etc can be supplied upon demand.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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