Hernon's Cottage

Carna, County Galway (Ref. 912411)


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

The property

With wonderful sea views, this welcoming single-storey detached cottage is situated next to the owner’s home, located down a lane off the road, two miles from the village of Carna in County Galway. This delightful Carna cottage is an ideal holiday home for families, with something to suit all tastes in this part of the Emerald Isle. This Carna holiday home has four comfortable bedrooms and a main bathroom, as well as a separate kitchen, dining room and sitting room. In the sitting room at your County Galway cottage is a cosy multi-fuel stove, where after a day exploring the area you can relax and reminisce with your loved ones about the time you’ve had on your Irish self-catering holiday. Outside this Carna cottage is a courtyard area with furniture, from where you can enjoy the far-reaching views of the islands and inlets of the Atlantic. Just a couple of miles away is the village of Carna with its shops and pubs, and there are a number of sandy beaches in the area. Close by is the wonderful Connemara National Park, so just take time to explore this beautiful place with its high peaks and beautiful valleys. Within driving distance is the market town of Clifden, and further afield are the Aran Islands and Galway City, which has something for everyone. A charming Carna cottage, ideal as your next Irish break.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • Two single bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with multi-fuel stove


  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • CD/radio
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Courtyard with furniture
  • Shop & pub 2 miles

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Last minute

About the location


Clifden 23 miles; Galway 49 miles.

Driving times:

  • Galway Airport – 52 miles; 1 hr 25 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry – 185 miles; 3 hrs 30 mins


  • Nearest shop; Carna, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Carna, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Clifden, 23 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden - The oldest of the Irish Benedictine Abbeys
  • Galway Bay - Overlooking Galway Harbour

Day trip:

  • Galway City – There’s something for everyone in this great city
  • The Aran Islands - A cluster of small islands off the coast of County Galway
  • Connemara National Park – A breathtaking national park with a large variety of plants and wildlife