Large coastal village home on Wild Atlantic Way

Large coastal village home on Wild Atlantic Way

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 10
4 Bathrooms
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Our home

Located at the end of a country lane it is surrounded by a large secluded garden with panoramic views of the countryside and yet our home is only a five minute walk to the beach and Spiddal village (shops, restaurants, pubs).

We spend most of our time in our large kitchen and family room which has a log burning stove and views across Galway bay to the Burren in County Clare. We have a cosy living room also with a wood burning stove and double sofa bed. Both reception rooms have French doors leading onto a patio area (and satellite TV and a piano). Downstairs accommodation includes a study and a WC/utility room with washing machine and tumble drier.

Upstairs we have a galleried landing leading to four bedrooms. The main bedroom has an en-suite shower room and the guest bedroom has an en-suite with a roll-top bath. There is a third double bedroom and a twin bedroom (a cot is available). The main bathroom has a combined shower and bath. Our home has underfloor heating throughout and is warm and cosy.

Our home is very child friendly with a trampoline,and a climbing frame with swings and a slide and a sand pit and a range of ride-on toys for the garden. Safety feature include stairgates and a child friendly fire guard.

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Who we are

  1. We are a married couple with a two young children 11 & 8 years of age. We have enjoyed several home exchanges, starting in 2012. We are very proud of our home and we would look after your home as though it were our own.

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Spiddal village is a fishing village with promenade and beaches 15 km west of Galway city on the north shore of Galway Bay. There are several lively pubs with traditional music in the village as well as shops, a thriving Arts and Crafts Centre, a post office and good restaurants. Horse-riding, sea angling and trout and salmon fishing are available locally. You can explore the rugged natural beauty of Connemara or visit the world famous Arann Islands which are visible across the bay and can be travelled to by air (Airport 3 km west) or by ferry from Rossaveal (10 kms). Galway city, a short 20 min drive away (bus links) is a lively university city with thriving nightlife, cultural activities and excellent and varied restaurants and pubs. Summer highlights include the Galway Arts Festival and the Galway Races.

Your area's cultural and historical landmarks
Galway city is the European Capital of Culture 2020

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