Tigh Darby

Spiddal, County Galway (Ref. 906470)

Map
1 / 10
+

Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

    

  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Spiddal 1 mile. A charming, detached cottage on the outskirts of the seaside village of Spiddal, along the coastal road from Galway City to Connemara. This cottage near Spiddal has been renovated to offer quality and comfort, with the owner’s lovely furnishings and fixtures throughout, making this a wonderful place for friends and families wishing to kick back, relax and explore all that Galway has to offer. This Galway cottage has four delightful bedrooms with views of Galway Bay, each immaculately-presented and with a well-equipped, fitted kitchen and dining room where you can enjoy delicious home-cooked meals with your loved ones as the stove burns gently in the background. Before you head off on your adventures for the day, you can sneak in a chapter of your favourite book in the cosy sitting room. To add to the charm of this cottage near Spiddal, morning coffees, alfresco lunches and evening beverages can be enjoyed on the front patio and to the rear, the owner’s resident Connemara pony ‘Lily’ grazes in the field next door. A wonderful seaside experience can be had in the village of Spiddal, with a charming selection of shops, traditional pubs and two glorious sandy beaches, ideal for swimming, romantic strolls and endless sandcastle building! The Spiddal Craft Centre allows you to see unique crafts being made by the artists themselves! The village is both Irish and English speaking with many people coming to the area each year to learn the language and the locals will be delighted to teach you a few words! Many popular attractions and activities nearby include pony trekking, boat trips to the Aran Islands, and Galway City where you will discover a haven of Irish culture, history, tradition and fine local cuisine. A wonderful seaside cottage near Spiddal for all the family!

Accommodation

Four bedrooms: 2 x double, 2 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, separate shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower and basin. Basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room with oil stove. Sitting room with gas fire. External utility.

Amenities

Oil central heating with oil stove and gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Gas inc. in rent. Electricity and oil charged by meter reading, first €25 inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 4 cars. Lawned garden to front with patio and furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, pub and beach 1 mile.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

SPIDDAL, COUNTY GALWAY

Furbogh 4 miles; Galway City 12 miles; Oranmore 16 miles.

The small seaside village of Spiddal, on the Irish Coast, overlooks Galway Bay and the Aran Islands, and is a very popular destination for visitors. With numerous restaurants and pubs, two beaches and a lovely coastal golf course it has something to suit all tastes. Located close to Shannagarraun Wood, a Special Area of Conservation, Spiddal provides lovely places to walk and explore. Try sea fishing off the pier, take a walk down Tra na mBan Blue Flag sandy beach or indulge in a round of golf at Rosshill Golf Course. Only 12 miles to the east lies Galway City, where you can discover some of Ireland's long and varied history; visit Lynch's Castle, or trace the origin of the famous Claddagh Ring, which originated in a village near the shore of Galway Bay. Why not take a day trip to the Aran Islands? Catch a ferry from Rosaveel, or, alternatively, charter a boat and take a leisurely journey to one of the three islands. A lovely coastal village, not to be missed.