A Country View Cottage

Athenry, County Galway (Ref. 934705)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Sauna
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Games Room
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This lovely detached cottage is situated six miles from the medieval heritage town of Athenry in County Galway. Boasting spacious and bright living accommodation, this house is an ideal base for families or groups of friends within this part of the Emerald Isle. On the ground floor is an open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen, leading to a dining area and sitting area with a warming and cosy multi-fuel stove. Separate to this is a sitting room with an imitation electric fire, so why not snuggle up and enjoy the warmth from the fire whilst enjoying a warm drink surrounded by your loved ones. Also on this floor is a conservatory, where a morning coffee can be enjoyed before setting out for the day, and the games room with keep children and the young at heart busy on a rainy afternoon. Completing the ground floor is a bedroom with en-suite and a bathroom, whilst on the first floor are three further bedrooms, with the convenience of en-suite facilities. Head outside on a sunny day and relax on the patio, whilst admiring the beautiful views, where on a good day you can see Croagh Patrick Mountain. Within driving distance is Galway City which has something for everyone, and there’s lovely beaches in the area. A delightful Irish holiday home.



Ground floor

  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area & sitting area with multi-fuel stove
  • Utility
  • Sitting room (seats 7) with electric imitation fire
  • Conservatory (seats 8)
  • Games room
  • One double bedroom with Electric Shower, TV and DVD
  • Main bathroom with Jacuzzi bathtub, shower, TV and DVD

First floor

  • One king-size bedroom with en-suite Jacuzzi bathtub, shower, steam room, TV, DVD, toilet and WC
  • One double bedroom with two singles and one double with TV, DVD and en-suite walk-in pump shower, basin and WC
  • One family room upstairs with TV, DVD and 2 doubles with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC


  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove and electric imitation fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • 4 En-suites
  • 6 x TVs with basic Sky
  • 6 x DVD players
  • Selection of books & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter packs for fire/stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen & towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot & highchair
  • Sauna at extra cost
  • Sorry, no pets & no smoking
  • There are black out blinds on roof windows in bedrooms on first floor


  • Ample off road parking
  • Front enclosed lawned garden
  • Rear wild flower garden with patio, furniture & barbecue
  • Shop 3 miles
  • Pub 3 miles


  • No stag/hen or similar
  • This property may be suitable for wheelchair users, please contact the owner with specific requirements
  • Four person sauna available at extra cost payable directly to owner
  • Property can sleep a party of 2 and max of 12 people.
  • Due to this being a large property, check-in time may be slightly later than normal

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location


Galway City 15 miles.

Driving times:

  • Dún Laoghaire ferry – 130 miles, 2 hrs 20 mins


  • Nearest shop, 3 miles
  • Nearest pub, 3 miles
  • Nearest town, Athenry 6 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Galway - Lively city with great restaurants and bars, and en-route visit Glengowla Silver and Lead mine and Brigit's Garden

Day trip:

  • Lough Mask - Limestone lough, renowned for great trout fishing
  • Connemara National Park - Scenic National Park covering heath, bogs and woodlands
  • Cliffs of Moher - Sea cliffs are located at the southwestern edge of the Burren region in County Clare