Comfortable family home close to the city and sea

Comfortable family home close to the city and sea


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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
3 Bathrooms
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Our home

We live in a modern detached bungalow with a large garden. We have a bright living room that opens to a kitchen dining area with utility room. There are 4 spacious bedrooms , 2 ensuite and a large family bathroom. The Master bedroom has a superking sized bed and there are double beds in two of the other bedrooms. There is a large double sofabed in the office/playroom. Our garden is large and we have a basketball hoop. There is a shed with bikes available also.

Property features

Who we are

  1. We are a family of four, Kevin, Hilary and our 2 boys Cillian, 17 and Euan, 14. Our cat Simba is 2yrs old and very affectionate. He would love company but can be on his holidays if necessary.

  2. Kevin is an Engineer, Hilary worked in financial services for many years and has retired to look after her elderly parents.

  3. We love the outdoors especially water sports, the boys row and swim and we have competed in several adventure races over the last few years.
    We have completed 4 very successful house exchanges to date and loved the experience.
    We are very respectful of your home and neighbourhood.

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

Barna is a lovely seaside village which offers a great blend of tranquility and activity. Local amenities include Barna Woods, Silver Strand Beach, Barna pier and beach, tennis and basketball courts and Barna Golf Club.
Barna is a ten minute drive into Galway city which has so much to offer and to do especially if you are a fan of music, the theatre and the arts.

Barna is ideal as a base for touring Connemara, taking a trip out to the Aran Islands , visiting the infamous Cliffs of Moher or experiencing the awe of the Burren in Co Clare Barna is two and a half hours from Dublin City Centre.

For families with small children Galway has loads to offer such as the Aquarium which runs summer camps for children, cinemas, play centres, pet farms and sports centres and swimming pools.

During the summer months Galway hosts numerous festivals such as the Galway Arts Festival Galway film Fleadh, Galway Fringe Festival and the Galway Races.

Best restaurants
O'Gradys on the Pier, The Twelve Hotel, Donnellys Bar & Restaurant
Favourite cafés
Nourish Barna
Where to go shopping
Supervalu, Barna, Ali's Fish Shop, Twelve Bakery
Local walks
Barna Woods
Places you love to exercise
Walk/run/cycle from the house in any direction!. Salthill promenade, Blackrock Diving Tower in Salthill for a dip.
Top day trips
Connemara including Diamond Hill, Kylemore Abbey, Aran Islands, The Burren.

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