Oranmore, County Galway
Oranmore 7 miles. A beautiful and traditional detached Irish cottage nestled amongst the trees, two miles from the village of Kilcolgan and seven miles from the coastal village of Oranmore in County Galway. This thatched Galway cottage oozes charm and character with exposed beams and stone walls and has been restored to a very high standard to allow you to experience Irish country cottage living. Relax in the lovely sun room overlooking the garden or enjoy the warming woodburner in the sitting room. This Galway cottage has three welcoming bedrooms, a bathroom and a ground floor shower room, which means groups of friends and families are able to stay in this wonderful holiday home. To the outside of the Galway cottage you will find a lovely, well-established garden with small pond, giving you peace and tranquillity. Alternatively, you may choose to sit amongst the trees or look down on the garden from the decked area above. Spend a fun day at the beach sunbathing or swimming or explore the delights of Galway City, which is within easy driving distance, plus Oranmore offers a number of shops, pubs and restaurants. A terrific Galway cottage, which is a perfect base for exploring the area at any time of year.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor single, 1 x double with door leading to raised decked area, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sun room (seats 3) with woodburner. Sitting room (seats 5) with woodburner.
Full oil fired central heating with additional heating from woodburners in sitting room and sun room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV, DVD. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden with pond, furniture and BBQ. Decked area with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: All children and pets to be well supervised due to unfenced pond. Note: The owner’s artist studio is next to this Galway cottage, and will provide painting classes at an additional charge. Contact the owner for further information. Note: Due to Galway Races, week commencing 27th July 2013 is charged at £944 (inclusive of £35 booking fee).
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Oranmore, County Galway
Galway 10 miles; Salthill 11 miles.
The coastal, suburban village of Oranmore in County Galway lies on the crossroads to the main driving routes to Galway, Sligo, Dublin, Shannon, Limerick and Killarney, making it easily accessible, and very popular with both tourists and locals alike. With elements of rural and suburban living, Oranmore really is the best of both worlds, and by combining historic buildings with modern facilities, this quaint and quirky village has something to interest everybody. Only 10 minutes' drive from the centre of Galway, the amenities of the city are easily accessible, yet the relaxed atmosphere of Oranmore would lead you to believe otherwise. Spend a day at Salthill Beach, and enjoy all the attractions of the seaside, or discover the shops, bars and restaurants of Galway City. A great location, with lots to do.