Sleeping up to four people, this lovely detached cottage is in rural countryside 2.5 miles from Oughterard in County Galway. Ned Darcy's Cottage is a wonderful detached cottage 2.5 miles from Oughterard in County Galway. This quality cottage has a double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, tucked next to a mezzanine balcony up a bespoke wrought iron spiral staircase. The open plan living area has a modern kitchen, a dining table and a sitting area with lovely pot-bellied woodburning stove. Outside is a pleasant garden and off road parking for two cars. Lough Corrib, with many boat trips and fishing, is 2.5 miles away, and The Western Walk... runs right outside Ned Darcy's Cottage, making it an ideal retreat for walkers and those just seeking peace and quiet.
Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, flat screen TV with FreeSat/Irish Freeview, 2nd TV/FreeSat, DVD, books/games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate. Off road parking for 2 cars. Rear lawned garden. Bike storage. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs and restaurants 2.5 miles.
Region: Towering cliffs stand next to vast stretches of golden sand, whilst vast mountain ranges cradle cool, low-lying lakes. The Galway region epitomises the term great outdoors'; with fantastic walking and cycling and exhilarating water sports.
Town: The village of Oughterard is found in the west of Ireland on the shores of Lough Corrib, at the start of the Connemara Mountain range and close to the Connemara Way. Home to the Oughterard championship golf course and Aughnanure Castle, there are lots of things to see and do, and as it is located next to Lough Corrib, Oughterard is perfect for lovers of fishing. Just a short drive away in Roscahil is the pretty Brigit's Garden; with four main gardens and places to play, sit and relax, this is a great day out for all the family. Only 10 miles from Oughterard lies Galway City, where you can discover some of Ireland's long and varied history; visit Lynch's Castle, or trace the origin of the famous Claddagh Ring, which originated in a village near the shore of Galway Bay
Additional amenities include: high chair, cooker.Read more
Left on 09/01/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | Ron & Mary Dean
We were very impressed with the cottage.New decor, very clean and comfortable.Quiet surroundings.Central location, easy to reach many interesting sights. The owner was very hospitable, gave us tips on places to see.Very enjoyable holiday.
quiet peacefull get away from it all cottage.
Left on 08/29/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | ann&dave
freindly owners of the cottage .always on hand if any problem.lovely and comfortable everything you needed.quite and peacefull.nice walks down the country lanes a few minuetes drive into town centre nice selection of shops .plenty of places to visit.the only thing which would have been nice to have wwwould have a small table and chairs to sit in the garden as it was a nice garden.
Perfect country getaway.
Left on 11/01/2012 for a stay in August 2012 | Charlie C
Everything about this property is positive,the location,the decor - just lovely,would definitely recommend - it's only 5 minutes drive from Oughterard town where there are shops & places to eat,also plenty to see in Galway & if fishing is your thing then lots of lakes.A very family friendly location.
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