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Beautiful lake side cottage in the heart of Connemara

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Connemara is one of Ireland's most iconic destinations, an area of unmatched natural beauty. Glenbrickeen Lodge is situated between the 12 Bens mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. The possibilities are endless in this wonderful area. A drive along the Sky Road or a visit to Kylemore Abbey. This captivating region offers many beautiful walks in the Connemara National Park or cycling along the scenic Atlantic coast roads. Rest a while listening to Irish Music in Clifden. Take your time playing a game of golf on the world famous Ballyconneely Golf Course.

Charming, quite location with access and view of lake. A cottage on 16 acre of ground. There are 5 rooms including two ensuite bedrooms. The kitchen is fully furnished. After a long day relax in the sitting room, over looking the lake, and surrounding Connemara country side. Free wifi in the cottage.

More Details

Mary O'Donnell
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018


Clifden Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
  • Historic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - tub
    Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles ...
  • Canoe
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 1 bicycles
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling


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Beautiful lake side cottage in the heart of Connemara
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews


  • 5 of 5

First class property. House was spotless on our arrival, a real credit to Mary the owner. From the peat burning stoves to the views over the Lough and the varied wildlife we had a brilliant week. Property is ideal for getting away from it all but at the same time is close to Clifden for supermarkets,petrol,pubs etc etc. Well placed for touring the many back roads of Connemara. Galway is an hour away by car, well worth a visit. House has many little extras that you normally don't have when you rent a property. I rate this property 10/10. You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house in beautiful area! We enjoyed our stay in Conamara very much. We ve made long walks on the hills and nice trips to the emerald coasts of the Atlantic!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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la maison idéale

  • 5 of 5

Idéalement située au coeur de la campagne irlandaise et à quelques minutes de Clifden où on trouve tout pour passer un séjour parfait.

Paysage magnifique, location parfaite, cottage propre, spacieux, lumineux et bien équipé avec vue imprenable sur la lande du Connemara. Endroit idéal pour repos et rando. Propriétaires sympas. A découvrir sans modération !!!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

La maison est idéalement située, en plein coeur du Connemara, à 5 minutes de Clifden.

des propriétaires très discrets.

idéale pour ceux qui recherchent le calme! la vue est imprenable sur le lac et la campagne environnante, entourée de moutons, chevaux...

La maison est spacieuse et lumineuse. (un seul bémol sur le manque de vaisselle).

un conseil: n'oubliez pas une bonne paire de jumelles pour observer les cerfs au bord du lac.

nous y avons passé un excellent séjour.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Perfect - Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable stay in a large house next to a typical Connemara lake. Very quiet, with sheep, pony an deers next to the house. Clifden is only 5 minutes drive away. Central location to visit the most beautiful places of the Connemara. Not in the description of the house but there is WIFI available. If you look for a comfortable holiday home you don't have to doubt!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review.It was a pleasure having ye stay at the cottage. Best wishes Mary.
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Beau séjour en famille dans le Connemara

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons adoré notre séjour dans cette maison auprès du lac malgré une météo changeante. Lieu très calme et à 5 mn de Clifden en voiture. Les enfants ont aimés tous les animaux qu'ils ont pu apercevoir à proximité : cerfs, chevaux, moutons, lièvres, vaches...

Maison très bien tenue par des propriétaires discrets et charmants. Idéal pour découvrir le Connemara.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Head north on Westport Road/N59, Continue to follow N59 for 3km. Take the first right immediately after the sign for Claddaghduff. Follow the road for

1km and you will see the house on your right.

Convenient to beaches, fishing, horse riding, golfing, hiking, and Clifden town with many bars and restaurants and supermarkets.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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