LUXURIOUS WATERS EDGE PROPERTY - EXCELLENT FISHING, BREATH-TAKING LOCATION

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Helen Sweeney

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
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LUXURIOUS WATERS EDGE PROPERTY - EXCELLENT FISHING, BREATH-TAKING LOCATION

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3 Bedrooms all ensuite, 1 family bathroom, sleeps 8

Waters Edge is a luxurious House in a breath-taking location. Only 15 minutes drive from Clifden along The Sky Road, one of the most scenic roads in Ireland. The house is set on a 3 acre ocean front site with private cove and mooring. The fishing from the land is exceptional, right outside the house Bull Huss, pollack, mackeral & Mullet patrol the edges all along the Bay (also Lobster) with fantastic views across to Omey Island.

The House is fully equipped with a utility room & kitchen including washing machine, dish-washer, large fridge/freezer. Water's Edge is beautifully furnished with a large open plan sitting and dining area, open fire, TV & DVD with double doors to large decking area. A large hallway opening onto well appointed sun room with superb views of the Bay. The ground floor has two double rooms both ensuite.and a family bathroom. Upstairs there is a gallery area looking onto sitting area below, a family bedroom with 2 double beds & ensuite shower & toilet

Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Helen Sweeney

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights
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Property Reviews

Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
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Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p16125
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Connemara County Galway
HR GuestBook
5

Comments from Owner Guestbook

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2007
  • Stayed: Dec 2007
A fantasic week at Water's Edge. The views and the sunsets have been truly memorable. Lovely house, delightful setting, superb scenery. Loved every minute of it, especially the peace and quiet. I have loved it, so have my friends and family. It is hard to imagine a more remarkable setting. The house is very well appointed and really nothing was lacking. None of us live by the sea so it was extra special to watch the tide, herons, otters and birds. Thank you for everything, we would love to visit again. The house and its panoramic views are fantastic. Has to be seen to be believed, would certainly return and recommend to family and friends. We have come to Connemara for years and stayed in many houses - Water's Edge beats them all! We've really enjoyed Water's Edge - its an unusually comfortable cottage in a 'ridiculously beautiful' place (16 yr old) Great sun-lounge and luxurious bedding.The fishing is remarkable, pollack, wrasse, mackeral, bull huss right outside the house!
Helpful votes: 20/26
business
Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p16125
+44 01625526068
Connemara County Galway
5

Spectacular Vacation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
The Water's Edge was an amazing cottage. The cottage was clean and spacious with wonderful views. It was in a quiet location and we loved reading in the sunroom. The location of the cottage was in close proximity to Clifden, the Connemara National Park, and several other places of interest. We really enjoyed our stay and hope to come back someday!
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p16125
+44 01625526068
Connemara County Galway
Salisbury, Pennsylvania
5

Perfect Honeymoon Stay

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
This was a wonderful house in which to spend the first week of our honeymoon in Ireland! The cottage was clean and comfortably furnished with everything necessary to cook and live in. It felt private, cozy and the views were incredible! We made a fire nearly every night with briquettes and enjoyed the quiet, peaceful surroundings. We bought local Salmon and cooked it in the cottage and are our dinner in the sun room watching the sun set over the bay--it was amazing. Will definitely come back some day!

Clifden was about a 15 minute drive along the Sky Road (a very pleasurable drive filled with striking overlooks!) and we were able to get to all of the local sights quite easily.

We are avid horse riders and highly recommend The Point Pony Trekking Centre on Ballyconnelly where we were able to go on an extended beach and tidal island pony trek. They also cater to less advanced riders as well. Connemara National Park was also a trip work taking and the hike up Diamond Hill had amazing views. Mannin Beaches were like a tropical island beach and be sure to check out the cute little pub on the corner as you enter Ballyconnelly--it has amazing food at good prices!

We had a perfect trip and hope to return someday!

Jon and Amanda
Pennsylvania, USA
Helpful votes: 2/2
business
Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p16125
+44 01625526068
Connemara County Galway
5

Great place to get away from it all !!!!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
Stayed here with Kids and Grandchildren. Great place to do own meals, but close enough to town to dine out also. Folks that take care of home for owners are fishermen. We purchased lobsters from them and cooked ourselves. Great!
Caught Pollock fish in the bay, both grandkids caught one each. House is very comfortable and the sun room is great for viewing sundowns, or rain when it does that also. Everything here we needed, including private bathrooms. There are two ways from Clifden and both are scenic drives, especially the sky road with the magnificent cliff views, castle ruins etc. We did day trips from the house to several places and then enjoyed the slow pace again at the house and relaxed by cooking at the house in the evening and breakfast. You will not be disappointed. Great views, rock fences, sheep, horses, cattle, nice remote clean and relaxing location..
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Luxurious Waters Edge Property - Excellent fishing, breath-taking location
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p16125
+44 01625526068
Connemara County Galway
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
5

Quiet and rugged beauty

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
My family of 6 spent a wonderful week at Water's Edge this June. We found the location was perfect for our wishes to be close to the sea; within easy reach of hiking and beaches; and provide a relaxing atmosphere. The house itself is well furnished and maintained, and we loved being able to watch the tides and sunsets each day from the deck. We would love to return.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 4/5

Map

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Galway Airport & Knock Airport
Nearest Ferry
240 Kilometres
Dublin
Nearest Train
50 Kilometres
Galway

Waters Edge is a luxurious house in a breath-taking location. It is a stone-built property set in 3 acres, 2 sides of the land meet the sea (Streamstown Bay). The house comes with its own mooring and private cove. There are also lots of beaches and coves to explore close by, including Omey Island. Land-lubbers can enjoy spectacular sunsets over Streamstown Bay from the comfort of the sun-lounge or from the extensive decking at the side of the house, from which you can also enjoy a view of the twelve Bens. 'We have come to Connemara for years and stayed in many houses, Water's Edge beats the all!' (comments book).

Other Activities: 18 Hole Golf Course at Ballyconnelly

Golf: The nearest golf club is at Ballyconnelly.

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Notes

  • Christmas and New Year does not have to be booked Saturday to Saturday. School holidays charges may differ.
    To hold a booking you will need to send a 20% deposit. (refundable if able to book again).

    Please contact for late bookings discount may be negotiable.

    PROPERTY IS AVAILABLE TO RENT ALL YEAR

Amenities

Connemara Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Parking
  • Iron & Board
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Heating
Kitchen:
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Freezer
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • We have a full famiily bathroom downstairs with a full-sized bath (shower taps) and bidet. All bedrooms are en-suite with a toilet and shower cubicle and sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
  • 2 doubles, 1 family bedroom (with 2 double beds) 1 travel cot. Highchair
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Books for Kids
  • Toys
  • Television
  • Games
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Boat Dock
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • library
  • restaurants
  • churches
  • bay/sound
  • forests
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • sailing
Notes:
Child / toddler friendly house. We have supplied a toy chest, DVDs and player, stair-gate, high-chair. Two double bedrooms are on the ground floor as well as a family bathroom, possibly accessible for wheelchair users. If you require the toddler equipment please mention when booking so these are available for you to use.