Riona Connolly Green

Speaks english, Irish
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Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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AOIBHNEAS-BRU NA MARA

Connemara Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Properties ranging from 1-4 bedrooms, sleeping 2-8 and 1-2 bathrooms

Bru na Mara is a beautiful complex just outside Carna that combines traditional design with modern comfort. The site overlooks a small harbour, and has spectacular views of the sea, the historic Mason and St MacDara's islands, and the beautiful surrounding countryside. Situated in the south west corner of Connemara, the complex is an ideal location for touring and exploring Connemara and South Mayo. Carna, which is situated in the Gaeltacht (Irish speaking region) is an important centre for Traditional singing, music, and dancing, with weekly sessions in neighbouring Kilkieran. There are a host of activities within easy reach, including a number of spectacular, unspoiled white sand beaches at Moyrus, (1.5 km) Mynish (7 km) and Callowfinish (8 km). The area is also ideal for walking or cycling, with little traffic, stunning views, and the cleanest air in Europe.

Details for Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, 1 Bathroom

Aoibhneas is a 3 Star fully furnished two bedroom first floor apartment with spectacular views of the mountains, islands and harbour. This Apartment is suitable for a small family or a couple, and is the ideal base for exploring and enjoying South and West Connemara, with its panoramic views of coastline, islands, inlets, hills and mountains. The spectacular surroundings, rich in both flora and fauna are also ideal for fishing and birdwatching. The beautiful unspoiled white sandy beaches at Moyrus and Mynish are also extremely popular with children. The apartment is the ideal base for a comfortable, restful and relaxing holiday, with so much outdoor activity on your doorstep.
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed

Riona Connolly Green

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Speaks english, Irish
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Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 17 traveler reviews

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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
Marseille
5

Location Bru Na Mara (3 personnes)

  • 5 of 5
Excellente semaine passée dans cette location située près d'un tout petit port, dans un endroit calme et reposant. L'appartement à l'étage de la maison principale est très bien aménagé et décoré avec beaucoup de gout. Riona (la propriétaire) et sa soeur nous ont réservé un accueil très chaleureux. Riona a pris le temps de nous expliquer tout ce qui était à voir dans le Connémara. Nous avons apprécié sa gentillesse et sa disponibilité. A recommander sans hésitation.
  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
Lynwood, WA
5

Planning my next trip!

  • 5 of 5
My first real trip to Ireland could not have been better and that has much to do with Riona and her lovely accommodations by the sea. Their home and a couple of cottages are at the end of a road overlooking the sea. Beautiful views out every window and such a clean house and grounds.
We stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment on the second level of the home. Riona and a friend had redone the interior to a fresh and comfortable modern style. She takes pride in the bed, sheets, and duvet cover as well as the comfort of all of her guests.
She knew we were tired upon our arrival so agreed to come in the morning to review maps and her proud recommendations of what to explore in Connemara.
I am planning to go back with my husband as soon as we get some time off. I highly recommend this spot and Riona is an amazing hostess.
  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
5

Ireland from it´s pristine view

  • 5 of 5
First of all: Many thanks to the owner of the holiday rental. Riona gave us a very warm welcome as we arrived after a long drive from Dublin. Her advices for activities were very helpful for us. The rooms were very clean and equiped as discripted. The view to the sea is marvellous and invited us to several walks without taking care about the weather.
The bottom line is: If your looking for tranquility paired with the experience of irish nature:
That´s the place you´re looking for!
  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
5

Appartement très chouette dans un cadre magnifique

  • 5 of 5
Nous avons passé une très bonne semaine au coeur du Connemara. L'appartement est très propre, très bien équipé et chaleureux, avec vues mer. Le cadre est splendide. Riona est pleine de bons conseils. Une très bonne adresse! Merci Riona!
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
5

Connemara discovery

  • 5 of 5
We have been warmly welcomed by Riona at Bru na mara. She gave us much information about visits to do and the pathways to know. All sites or restaurants she indicated were very nice.
The cottage is comfortable and well equiped (free wifi available on request).
Bru na mara is lovely located on the seafront, beside a tiny harbour, at the end of the road (and of the connemara!). It's a wonderful place.
If you want to enjoy the real connemara you have to take tiny pathways, to cross fences (walking or driving and when it's authorized!) to go along the loughs. It's the best place ever to see the beauty of landscapes.

Riona thank you for your welcome! I hope I have not made too many mistakes in English
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Aoibhneas-Bru na Mara
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p50766?uni_id=30865
+353 09532278
Connemara County Galway
5

A la découverte du connemara/Connemara discovery

  • 5 of 5
Nous avons été très bien accueillis à Bru na mara par Riona, qui dès notre arrivée nous a proposé de nombreuses idées idées de visites et de promenades à faire. Le cottage est très comfortable, convivial et bien équipé (wifi gratuit, disponible à la demande). Bru na mara est idéalement situé au bord de mer à côté d'un minuscule port,au bout du bout. C'est magnifique.
En dehors des sites touristiques, le connemara se visite également en voiture mais surtout à pied. Et n'hésitez pas à prendre des petits chemins et franchir les barrières (notées "close behind you") qui vous menerons au bord des lacs, où vous découvrirez la réelle beauté du connemara (pour les feignants, certains chemins sont accessibles en voiture!)
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
133 Kilometres
Knock
Nearest Ferry
300 Kilometres
Dublin
Nearest Train
80 Kilometres
Galway
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Mace
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Carna
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Connemara Championship Golf links
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Carna
Car: recommended

Bru Na Mara is 5 km South West of Carna village beside Mace Pier. Go through the village of Carna, take the first left turn after approximately 2.5 km west of Carna. At the next Y junction keep right and turn right at the next junction after approximately 300 metres. Continue down this road until you reach the house at Mace Pier.

Bru na Mara provides traditional yet ultra modern self-catering accommodation 'at the quiet end of Europe'.

Ideal for cycling, hill-walking, rock-climbing, treeking, horse-riding, golf, pitch and putt, swimming, surfing, scuba-diving, canoeing, fishing, boating, sailing and sailing festivals. A haven for botanists, bird-watchers, artists and writers. Renowned for Irish language, traditional singing, music, dance, pre-historic and mediaeval remains.

Good food and drink available locally in a relaxed athmosphere. The area is famous for its lamb and seafood. Within driving distance of Roundstone, Clifden, Letterfrack, Kylemore Abbey, Killary , Aran Ils.

Other Activities: painting, pitch and putt ,Scuba Diving.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Connemara Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jun 21 2014 - Sep 5 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€450
 
 
Shoulder
Sep 6 2014 - Oct 3 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€390
 
 
Low
Oct 4 2014 - Oct 24 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€360
 
 
Halloween
Oct 25 2014 - Nov 7 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€390
 
 
Very Low
Nov 8 2014 - Dec 19 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€330
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 2 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€390
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Higher Rates apply to Irish Bank Holidays. Christmas week and New Year's week

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Connemara Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 40 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Washing Machine
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Computer Available
  • Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • fax
  • Linens Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Broadband Access
  • Iron & Board
  • PC
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Grill
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • 1 double, 1 single (Cot and Highchair available)
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Stereo
  • Books
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Bicycles
  • 3 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • museums
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • coin laundry
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • library
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
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