Mees House

Timicat near Glenamaddy, County Galway (Ref. 27514)

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher


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15 Customer Review(s)

  • Jan

    “Just home from staying at Mees House with friends……….”

    Comfy, warm, well equipped, storms, rains, snow, sun shine………….out every day, delicious roast beef in Glenamaddy. Thank you Mary for your help. We will be back.

    Comfy, warm, well equipped, storms, rains, snow, sun shine………….out every day, delicious roast beef in Glenamaddy. Thank you Mary for your help. We will be back.

    - Jan, February 2022

The property

This detached ground floor cottage sits in the small rural hamlet of Timicat, under five miles from the welcoming town of Glenamaddy in County Galway.

This spacious cottage near Glenamaddy offers friends and families a relaxing base from which to explore this beautiful, rural part of Ireland.

Set entirely across the ground floor, with four bedrooms, one benefiting from an en-suite shower room, guests at this Glenamaddy cottage are sure to enjoy a Galway holiday in comfort.

A bright and breezy atmosphere graces this charming holiday home, with its roomy kitchen with small dining area, as well as a large utility room and a comfortable, airy sitting room made cosy by the warmth of an open fire.

From the separate dining room, access to a rear patio garden can be found, and from here you can relax, perhaps with an afternoon picnic, as you admire the idyllic surrounding countryside, where the fields are often dotted with visiting cows.

The town of Glenamaddy, just a short drive from this cottage in County Galway, is well known for its traditional Irish music, which can be enjoyed in the many friendly inns.

Settled beside Lough Lurgeen, the town offers direct access to this area of National Heritage and international importance, with the surrounding bog inhabited by fascinating plants and wildlife.

Within easy reach of your Glenamaddy cottage is the county town of Roscommon, displaying its history in the castle ruins, Roscommon Abbey and the Old Gaol.

The popular attractions of Knock Shrine, Lough Rea, Connemara and The Burren are all also within easy reach, as is Galway City, with its vibrant culture and history, meaning this delightful cottage is perfectly placed for discovering all of the wonderful west of Ireland.


  • All ground floor
  • Four bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 2 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
  • Separate basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 4)
  • Utility
  • Dining room (seats 6)
  • Sitting room with open fire (seats 5).
  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Large garage for storage
  • Enclosed, lawned garden with patio
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles.

About the location


Kilkerrin 1.5 miles; Glenamaddy 4.5 miles; Rosscommon 13 miles; Galway 37 miles.

The small hamlet of Timicat sits close to the town of Glenamaddy, located in the north eastern corner of County Galway, to the west of Lough Lurgeen. The lough is an area of raised bog, of National Heritage and International importance, rich in plant life and home to many migrating birds. Commonly regarded as the music capital outside of the city of Galway, Glenamaddy has a selection of shops and lively, welcoming pubs that host traditional music. Glenamaddy also has a strong Drama tradition and hosts the Drama festival every March along with a Horse Show in June and the popular Summer Festival every year in July and August. There are plenty of activities such as walking the Suck Valley Way, angling, horse riding and a number of excellent golf courses within a half hour drive.