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Newpark Lodge

Kilchreest, County Galway (Ref. 928143)

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  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • Reviews

    Mrs Rowe

    “The place was lovely and the owners ...”

    The place was lovely and the owners were very nice people and very helpful . It was lovely to get there and to have cakes, bread milk was left for us. would go back there tomorrow. lovely place

    The place was lovely and the owners were very nice people and very helpful . It was lovely to get there and to have cakes, bread milk was left for us. would go back there tomorrow. lovely place

    Tick Created with Sketch. Mrs Rowe would rebook this property


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine

The property

Kilchreest 4 miles.

Set all on the ground floor, this traditional detached cottage is situated in a beautiful rural area, close to the village of Kilchreest and the lakeside town of Loughrea, in County Galway.

With three spacious bedrooms, offering flexible sleeping arrangements, this property is the perfect base for families and friends to enjoy the heart of Ireland's stunning County Galway.

Inside you’ll find a large kitchen with a dining area, the ideal social space for a hearty Irish breakfast before you set off on a day of adventures.

The three bedrooms comprise of a double, a family room with a double and a single and a bedroom with a set of adult bunks.

There’s also a sitting room with a warming open fire to retire to and relax whilst discussing the day’s adventures.

Outside, guests will find a lawned garden to the front of the cottage where you can enjoy a refreshing drink whilst watching the children play, and for sun-worshippers, the rear gravel area is an excellent place for soaking up the rays on a summer’s afternoon.

Beside the house there’s a lovely spot for trout fishing and the surrounding area offers many attractions to delight in.

Coole Park and Gardens are just six miles from the cottage, where you can enjoy relaxing woodland walks and see the tree famously-autographed by poet W B Yeats.

Alternatively, hop in the car and an eight mile drive will take you to Loughrea, a bustling town filled to the brim with shops, pubs and restaurants for you to explore, as well as many sights to discover, including a cathedral and Clonfert Diocese Museum.

An unmissable day out can most certainly be had at the majestic Cliffs of Moher, Ireland’s most visited tourist attraction, whilst all the thrills of the city of Galway are reachable in less than an hour’s drive.

With all this and more just waiting to be discovered, this homely property is an ideal base for an Emerald Isle adventure.


All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single, 1 x adult bunks. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Sitting room with open fire. Utility.


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview, selection of books
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Front lawned garden with furniture, rear gravelled patio
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Note: Garden is next to a stream, care to be taken and children to be supervised

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About the location


Loughrea 4 miles; Galway 22 miles.

Kilchreest is a lovely village in County Galway and benefits from a local pub serving food and a local convenience store. Kilchreest was an important area for agriculture, trade and craft industries during the 19th century. Today visitors to the area can visit the beautiful Cloghan Castle which can be seen just outside of the village. There is also the Woodville Walled Garden which is set alongside a museum outlining the fascinating history of the Woodville home and the integral part the garden played, providing the house with flowers, fruit and vegetables. The nearby town of Loughrea is a fantastic family destination, with a free children’s park, tennis courts and an angling club, the town also benefits from a purpose-built walking area and the Long Point recreation area which is perfect for picnics, barbecues, soaking up the sun and swimming. Loughrea also features three golf clubs, a pet farm with an indoor/outdoor recreation area and cafe and also a horse riding museum dedicated to the Connemara Pony. This is a fantastic area, with so much to offer all visitors.

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