"Foothills of The Burren on The Wild Atlantic Way"

"Foothills of The Burren on The Wild Atlantic Way"

Hugh

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

Our home, close to the sea, is a short drive from the seaside village of Kinvara, Co. Galway, Ireland. Nestled in the foothills of the unique Burren landscape the house sits on a 0.5 acre of gardens in a peaceful and tranquil location but within a 30 minute drive to Galway city.

The house is a bright and warm four bedroom Dormer Bungalow with the two downstairs bedrooms converted to home offices. The spacious hallway leads into the kitchen/dining-room with patio doors out to the garden. A separate sitting room has a wood-burning stove and smart TV for those cosy winter nights. Controllable central heating and top quality insulation ensures warmth throughout the house. Off the kitchen is a utility room with washing machine, dryer, freezer, fridge freezer etc. Hi speed broadband/WiFi has just been rolled out to our area and works like a dream.

The sea is just 100 yards from the house and the entire area is a walkers and nature lovers paradise. Kinvara is a hive of creativity with many musicians, artists and writers. Entertainment in the local pubs with top class Traditional Irish Music, Blues and Jazz is all year round. There are many fine restaurants both in Kinvara and nearby.

A car is essential to get the very best out of your stay and we have a very reliable, safe and comfy old BMW 5 series for your use.

Property features

Who we are

  1. Both in our early 60's, Hugh is retired while Irene still works in education. We are keen gardeners, love the outdoors, cooking good food, walking, travelling and driving (Hugh's unblemished advanced driving skills has brought us safely through Europe, The Middle East, USA and Australia in cars, four-wheel drives and large Articulated Trucks). We love Theatre, Art and Music, we also love reading and watching well produced movies and TV series. We are both non smokers & non drinkers. Be assured your home and car will be treated and respected as our own.

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On our doorstep are many wonderful walks through the Burren landscape which has a unique mix of flora and fauna on its exposed karst limestone. A short drive will bring you to the famous cultural city of Galway and out to the stunning scenery of Connemara. The Aran Islands are only a short boat ride from either Doolin or Rossaveal and are a must visit. Ancient and Sacred sites abound in this area of Ireland. Shannon International airport is a 45 min drive from our door.

Music, Theatre, Art, great food, pubs and craic as well as endless outdoor activities are all easily accessible

The village of Kinvara with its supermarkets, pubs and restaurants is only 5mins away. Galway, Shannon, Ennis are 30 - 45 mins drive. Dublin is 2.5 hours drive.

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