Delighful 100 Year Old Thatched Cottage - Galway

This thatched holiday cottage is situated on the Wild Atlantic Way on the coast road (R336) beside the seaside village of Spiddal. With breathtaking views of Galway Bay, the Burren and the Aran Islands, this is an ideal holiday base.

From the cottage you can walk to the seashore. Spiddal Beaches are just a short walk away. The historic, cultural and vibrant city of Galway is only 20 minutes away. Ample opportunity for walking locally and the Connemara National Park, 12 Bens Mountains and the Cliffs of Moher and a trip to the Aran Islands are just some of the day trips, which are a must from here.

Shops, Pubs and Restaurants, Craft Centre 500 yards. Horse Riding, Sea Fishing and Adventure Park to be found locally. 4 Golf Clubs within 30 minutes drive.

Approximate 1¼ hours drive to Shannon & Ireland West Airports. Dublin Airport and Ferry Port 3 ½ hours drive.

Ground Floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. I double bedroom. Shower room with toilet. Steep stairs to first floor: 2 twin bedrooms.

Solid fuel stove in living room (initial fuel included). Electric central heating and electricity by meter reading. Bed linen and towels included. Satellite TV. Microwave. Washing Machine. Free Wi-Fi. Lawned read garden and furniture. Parking for 2 cars. Pets welcome (2).

About the location

An Spidéal is located on the Wild Atlantic Way, on the Atlantic coast of County Galway in the west of Ireland. It’s about eleven miles (fifteen kilometers) west of Galway City, on the R336 coast road to Conamara.

Ceantar an Spidéil is one of Ireland’s strongest Gaeltacht regions, where Irish is the main community language.

An Spidéal has two beaches, with a seashore walk and promenade. There are also two piers, suitable for boating and fishing.The village is a thriving hub of shops, pubs and restaurants, small businesses (including a vibrant craft village) and cultural activity. Situated, as it is, close to the Conamara region of Ireland, it is a popular tourist destination and stopover.

The area boasts spectacular views of Galway Bay, Oileáin Árann (the Aran Islands), the Clare Hills and The Burren.

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of exchange

  • Children welcome

Spiddal (HE37946)

Galway,   Ireland

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 5) 1 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: Open to offer

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Adults: 2     
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Membership expiry date: 30 Aug 2020

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