Maam, County Galway (Ref. 22446)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets No

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  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets No

  • View on map


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher

The property

Set just 15 miles from the stunning Connemara National Park in County Galway is this detached, welcoming cottage in the lovely hamlet of Maam.

This single-storey Maam cottage offers guests spectacular views out across the Bealanabrack River and over to the mountains, particularly from the sitting room’s large window which really appreciates the picturesque vistas.

Refurbished to provide a contemporary style, with the chimney breast inspired by American design, this cottage in Galway has spacious, yet cosy accommodation and is ideal for friends and families.

With four comfy bedrooms, guests can rest assured that they will benefit from a good night’s sleep in this Galway cottage, essential after a busy and exciting day discovering the area.

Why not relax in the sitting room in front of the roaring multi-fuel stove and plan what places you would like to explore in this fascinating area before retiring to bed to dream of what adventures are still to come?

Located in a superb area, with so much to see and do, this Galway cottage has many attractions and activities nearby to keep all members of your party entertained.

With so many hiking and walking trails in the area, you will uncover breathtaking views and landscapes which will linger long in the memory.

There is also the opportunity to enjoy a boat trip to Inishboffin Island or on Killary Fjord; a wonderful way to spend a sunny afternoon.

Kylemore Abbey, a very impressive building, is well worth visiting, as is Clifden, an atmospheric market town with many restaurants, pubs and shops on offer.

Connemara’s coastline is spectacular, with sprawling sands, jagged shores and hidden coves where guests can experience the tranquillity and solitude that they provide.

For those who enjoy fishing, there are ample fishing opportunities available on the vast Lough Mask and Lough Corrib.

The city of Galway is well worth discovering, with its iconic architecture and its cosmopolitan nightlife, this city is a must to visit.

With so much to see and do, you will love returning to this comfortable Maam cottage, a wonderful holiday base.


  • All ground floor
  • Four bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x single, 1 x family room with 1 double, 1 single and en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with multi-fuel stove.
  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, additional freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, CD/radio, PS2 with games, selection of books and board games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Lawned gardens with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 8 mins walk
  • Note: This property is situated close to the road and has a nearby stream and river, children must be supervised

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About the location


Clifden 26 miles; Galway City 32 miles.

The hamlet of Maam is located in the heart of the part of Connemara known as Joyce Country, near the base of the Maamturk Mountain range, where the Bealanabrack River flows into Lough Corrib. Maam has a welcoming local shop and pub and features a scattering of dwellings typical of this area of Galway. This location is ideal for walkers and hikers to explore the rugged landscape, or why not get on your bike for a different perspective? Nearby attractions include Kylemore Abbey and Ashford Castle, while the town of Clifden is just a short drive away, home to a fantastic range of pubs, shops and eateries and holding a variety of colourful festivals and events throughout the year. With Westport and Galway City also within easy driving distance, and with numerous activities available in the region such as water sports, golf and horse riding, this is a great location for discovering County Galway.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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