Teach Teolai

Carraroe, County Galway (Ref. 916772)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This welcoming, detached, ground floor cottage sits less than half a mile from the lovely little village of Carraroe, deep in the heart of County Galway’s Connemara region. Located in a tranquil setting, amongst four other holiday properties, this Carraroe cottage is homely and comfortable with thoughtful touches and furnishings throughout. The accommodation at this Carraroe cottage sits across the ground floor, making it suitable for many party types, and comes with three comfortable bedrooms, one with its own en-suite. The living accommodation is airy and open plan, providing a sociable space for everyone, whether you wish to gather beside the warming stove together and watch a film, or mull over holiday plans during dinner. The conservatory in this Carraroe cottage offers additional room to spread out or settle away from the crowd with a good book, and overlooking the lovely lawned garden, it’s ideal for enjoying the wonderful surroundings or watching as any little ones in your party enjoy the swings. The pretty little village of Carraroe has a good selection of amenities, and set close the coast, a number of fine beaches can be found within easy reach of your County Galway cottage, including the sparkling waters along the stunning Coral Strand. Discover the many secret coves, beaches and coastal inlets on the secluded islands of Lettermullen and Lettermore, ideal destinations for diving, fishing and sailing in the pristine waters. Carraroe is nestled in a wild and wonderful region of western Ireland, with varied, rugged landscapes waiting to be explored by foot, bike or even horseback! Clifden can be reached within an hour’s drive, along with the bustling city of Galway, where you're certain to enjoy a true taste of the wonderful West of Ireland.



Ground Floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom
  • One single bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with...
  • kitchen
  • dining area (seats 4)
  • sitting area (seats 4) with multi-fuel stove
  • Conservatory with dining area (seats 4) & sitting area (seats 4)


  • Electric central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven
  • Gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer, washing machine & tumble dryer in external utility
  • TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD
  • CD/radio
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Travel cot & highchair on request
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking


  • External utility
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Lawned garden with furniture
  • Shop & pub 6 mins walk

About the location


Galway 27 miles; Clifden 37 miles.

Driving times:

  • Galway Airport – 32.7 miles; 1 hr
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 166 miles; 3 hrs


  • Nearest shop; Carraroe, 6 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; Carraroe, 6 mins
  • Nearest town; Spiddal, 15 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Clifden - The capital of Connemara, home to great pubs, shops and restaurants
  • Galway City - Great city with Lynch's Castle, home to the Claddagh Ring
  • The Aran Islands - A cluster of small islands off the coast of County Galway, great for exploring

Day trip:

  • Connemara National Park - National Park with a large diversity of plant and wildlife
  • Fishing - There is great fishing on Loughs Corrib and Mask
  • Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden - The oldest of the Irish Benedictine Abbeys