Rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Sleeps 7 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 2 Pets No Features Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi The property Spiddal 0.8 miles. The quiet village of Spiddal is situated on the shores of Galway Bay, making this wonderful holiday cottage a great base for exploring Galway’s coastline. Perfectly located just outside the village and well-furnished throughout, this property will make an excellent starting point for those looking to discover all the delights that County Galway has to offer. Set solely on the ground floor, there are four good-sized bedrooms, a bathroom and a wet room, to ensure that there are no fights about who gets in first in the morning. The living room has an open fire, which is perfect to snuggle up in front of while watching a movie after a long day of exploring and taking in the fresh coastal air. Should you also wish to make a hearty breakfast before setting out for the day, you will have no trouble whatsoever in the property’s well-equipped kitchen; you can then sit down together in the dining room and plan the day ahead! Outside, there is a lawned garden to the front, as well as an enclosed lawn and patio to the rear, so the kids can run around and play while you enjoy peace of mind in knowing that they are safe. Take a boat trip to the Aran Islands, play a few rounds of golf at the Bearna Golf Club nearby, or head towards the popular destination of Galway City to uncover plenty of Irish culture, history, tradition and fine local cuisine. Head slightly further afield and discover the more rural, unspoilt beauty of Galway in places like the Connemara National Park, the Twelve Bens and the stunning lakes in the valleys. A superb holiday cottage for all the family to enjoy! Accommodation All ground floor. Four bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Wet room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Dining room (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire. Amenities Oil central heating with open fire Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-Air channels, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Ample off road parking Front and rear enclosed lawned garden, plus rear patio Sorry, no pets and no smoking Shop and pub 12 mins walk Calculate your drive time Submit 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.