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Right on the sea front bright bungalow with garden

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

in the heart of Connemara, ideally located on the coast road along Berthragboy Bay wholy renewed well equipped with all modern facilities and choice antique furniture

A very peaceful stay in one of the most beautiful landscapes in Ireland

discount for long stay


Owner
jeanne-ita MEUNIER
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

Amenities

County Galway House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Canoe
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(68 traveler reviews)

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Right on the sea front bright bungalow with garden
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 68 reviews
5

Peaceful, beautiful location.

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at Curlews and were so sorry to have to leave. It was great as a base for touring the area and a joy to return to in the evening. Our closest "neighbor" was a heron, and we enjoyed watching the fishing boats pass as they went about their work. Our other neighbors - the human ones - could not have been more friendly and helpful, though we did not see them often. They were lovely, just as one can expect when in Ireland.

The house itself was cozy and comfortable. We had fires in the evening and the timer for the radiators was set just right so that the house was nice and warm each morning when we got up. When we first got there, there was a slight musty smell due to the place being closed and unused for a time, and obviously because of it's proximity to the sea. Our own home, which sits close to the Columbia River and the ocean nearby, does exactly the same thing so it didn't bother us a bit. Also this: we read in another review the complaint/suggestion that the owner should put a sofa or couch in the living room in place of the chairs as they are now to which we say, "Please Don't!" We're unsure how you'd place a couch without impeding the view, and the arrangement as it is couldn't be more perfect for looking out to the sea while having a cup of tea and a piece of brown bread and marmalade.

We would recommend this cottage to anyone.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! I'm so pleased yu enjoyed your stay and it's wonderfull to feel how you got Curlew's atmosphere. Welcome back ay time
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4

Lovely setting by the sea.

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Curlews in September, 2017. The cottage setting is in a great location by the sea/bay with lovely garden plantings. We did have difficulty initially finding the cottage as the directions did not match the colors of the landmark houses. The cottage itself is comfortable with a very well equipped kitchen. The windows in the living room overlook the bay,. There is a binder with information for the area which was helpful. There were also additional cottage instructions in the binder however they were in French which we were unable to read.

Location is good for exploring Roundstone, Clifton and hiking in Connemara(national park about an hour from the cottage).

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks for reminder to leave instructions in english. Shall be included from november onwards.
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3

Beautiful country and lovely people. The house needs updating and new mattresses. No sleeping there!

  • 3 of 5

The grounds and surrounding countryside are spectacular. The house works, but is damp and needs updating. A good, comfy couch for reading on rainy days would be a plus. The beds are awful and sore bones ensued. Most things work, some are broken. We did enjoy our stay and loved the natural beauty of this area. I believe the owner will be updating, which in case, we would visit again. Loved Ireland and its wonderful natural beauty.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback. It seems a bit harsh to me. Indeed some updating is programmed this autumn (furniture and refreshing paint). Thanks for the tip as regards couch, at the moment armchairs only The twin beds are orthopaedic beds, one double bed is only 2 years old. I shall check the breakages you mention because on this level we ( the caretaker & I) replace immediately any appliances that do not work. As for dampness I'm more then astonished. Tthis house can stay closed for months without any objectif signs of dampness. Whatever I shall be more then pleased to detail the work done this autumn and receive you again with pleasure
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4

Très bon séjour

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons passé un très bon séjour dans la maison qui présente tout le confort nécessaire. Le point fort de la maison est évidemment la vue splendide sur la mer avec la baie vitrée du salon. La situation de la maison est très bien pour rayonner dans le conemara

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: En vous remerciant et au plaisir de vous recevoir de nouveau si tel est votre souhait. Jeanne
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5

Wunderschön gelegen und erholsam

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben unseren Aufenthalt in Curlews sehr genossen. Das Haus liegt sehr schön direkt am Meer mit herrlichem Garten, sehr ruhig. Die Nachbarin nebenan, die Ansprechpartnerin vor Ort ist, ist sehr freundlich, hat uns mit allem gut beraten. Das Haus selbst ist gut ausgestattet.

Wir waren zu viert dort, zwei Erwachsene und zwei 14-jährige Mädchen. Wir haben einige Ausflüge in der Gegend gemacht, durch die kurvigen Straßen brauchen auch wenige Kilometer ihre Zeit, dafür ist die Landschaft wunderschön und wenig bevölkert. Wir haben auch nur sehr freundliche und hilfsbereite Iren getroffen, das war sehr schön.

Wenn man Ruhe, Erholung und schöne Umgebung mag, ist es in Curlews perfekt.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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4

trés agréable sejour

  • 4 of 5

maison avec un intérieur très coquet et chaleureux

très bien localisée avec une vue magnifique

jardin étonnant et mystérieux

site à recommander

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
GALWAY
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
GLINSK
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
PITCH PUTT à RECESS
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
GALWAY
Nearest Motorway
60 Kilometres
GALWAY
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
GLINSK
Car: necessary

On the Galway Clifden road turn off after Recess towards Carna/Cashel, go along for roughly ten km and then take coast road for 5km and your there

Carna (10km) is capital to lobster fishing and the Gaelthacht area Friendly pubs and 2 restaurants will be happy to welcome you.

Clifden (35km)is Connemara's capital town with lots of tourist attractions and facilities - restaurants, local craft, banks, shops, etc

Galway (70km) capital to the west of Ireland, goes back centuries and is also a bomming modern city

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

literie $94.26
Pet Fee $11.78

tarif dégressif en fonction de la durée, supplément chauffage selon la saison, caution demandée, acompte/arrhes à la réservation, propriétaire non présent sur place

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.