Claddaghduff Holiday Cottage
Claddaghduff Holiday Cottage Description – Sleeps 9This bright and spacious holiday cottage in Connemara has a well-equipped kitchen providing everything you need for a comfortable self-catering holiday in Ireland. The large open plan living and dining room area has an open fire and ample seating. Large floor to ceiling windows allow you to take in the breath-taking views of the Atlantic Ocean along part of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way.
Claddaghduff Holiday Cottage has 5 bedrooms and sleeps 9 guests comfortably:
• Double en-suite bedroom, sleeping 2
• Double bedroom, sleeping 2
• Twin bedroom, sleeping 2
• Twin bedroom, sleeping 2
• Single bed, sleeping 1
The main family bathroom has a bath with an overhead shower.
There is outdoor garden furniture for you and your guests to enjoy the stunning views while dining alfresco. A small pier with safe anchorage and easy launching facilities making it an ideal holiday home to bring your own boat.
This pet-friendly holiday cottage is set in an ideal location on the west coast of Galway. On your next family holiday in Ireland you and your four-legged friend can enjoy numerous seaside and country walks. From this holiday cottage you are surrounded by magnificent scenery and an array of popular walks. The many trails and mountains surrounding this Irish holiday cottage make it a perfect base for an active outdoor or walking holiday in Ireland.
Wi-Fi is available and towels and linen are included. Utilities are charged at €20 per night and payable to the on-site manager prior to departure.
Cots and highchairs available please request at time of booking.
This is a strictly no smoking holiday cottage.
Local Area – Claddaghduff VillageCladdaghduff village has a catholic church plus Sweeney's Strand Bar which is also home to the village shop. Sweeney's Strand Bar serves freshly caught seafood dishes, and is quite famous for mackerel when in season.
The area around Claddaghduff and this holiday cottage is rich in historical sites especially on Omey Island. Omey Island is visible from the village of Claddaghduff and the beach leading to it is undoubtedly one of best beaches in Connemara. When the tide is out you can reach the island on foot from your seaside holiday cottage. On the island you will see the remains of the 7th century church of St. Feichin and a wedge tomb and drumlins.
Omey Strand is extremely popular for pony trekking and walking. Driving across the compacted sands at low tide is a thrilling experience however please make sure to check tide times before exploring Omey Island.
Equine enthusiasts will love a visit to Claddaghduff, either for the thrilling spectacle of the Omey races which takes place in late July and early August every year or come for the Claddaghduff Pony Show.
Claddaghduff is home to a lively local community and a variety of activities take place on the island such as tag rugby tournaments, triathlons and community games during the summer
Things to see and do in ConnemaraClifden town is 16km from this holiday cottage, the vibrant town has a selection of excellent restaurants, cafes, cosy pubs playing traditional music and a variety of grocery shops. The seaside town of Clifden will provide you with everything you need for your comfortable self-catering holiday in Connemara.
There are a number of popular festivals in Connemara during the year, including the Arts Festival in September, Clifden Traditional Music Festival and the extremely popular Connemara Pony Show held every year on the third Thursday in August.
Go fishing, horse trekking, cycling, wild swimming or kayaking along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way plus much more, there are an abundant of outdoor activities in this stunning holiday destination.
Kylemore Abbey and Connemara National Park are two of the top visitor attractions in Galway and they are easily accessible from your self-catering holiday cottage in Connemara.
The Connemara region is a top holiday destination for a walking holiday in Ireland. Walkers and dog lovers will be spoilt for choice with the selection of walking trials and mountain hikes available locally. Explore the Maumahoge Mountains, the Twelve Bens mountain range, Derrygimla where the first ever transatlantic telecommunications took place, the Maumeen Mountain Pass and the Diamond Hill Trail to name but a few. There are so many walking trails, quiet country roads and pretty coves to explore along the shores of Galway’s Wild Atlantic Way.
The gorgeous beaches at Dogs Bay and Gurteen are close by and well worth a visit. Connemara’s rugged coastline boasts some of Ireland’s finest beaches, with stretches of pure white sands and turquoise waters. You will be spoilt for choice with the selection of sandy dotted along the coast in Galway.
Pet Friendly Holiday Home in GalwayCladdaghduff Holiday Cottage is a pet-friendly holiday home. This property will accept a maximum of 1 dog. Please reserve at the time of booking via our call centre +353 (0)1 201 8440, as your pet will not be accepted without prior confirmation. Pets are not permitted in the bedrooms, on carpeted areas or on the furniture. Pets must not be left in the property unsupervised and must be exercised off premises. Where the number of pets is exceeded, or additional cleaning is required due to pets being on furniture, carpets or beds, the charge for the additional cleaning will be made against your security deposit.
Distribution of bedrooms
Mandatory or included services
Security Deposit (refundable)
- No smoking
- Animals are admitted to this accommodation, except for dangerous animals.
Map and distances
Sand beach - Sandy Beach
Town centre - Claddaghduff Village
Shops - Claddaghduff Village
Restaurant - Claddaghduff Village
Town centre - Cleggan Village
Sand beach - Omey Beach
Bus station - Clifden
Town centre - Clifden Town
Nature reserve - Connemara National Park
Nature reserve - Kylemore Abbey
Golf course - Connemara Championship Golf Links
Train station - Westport
Train station - Galway
Airport - Knock Airport
Airport - Shannon Airport
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From the booking date until 29 days before check-in, cancellation would have a penalty of 50% of the total price of the rent.
In case of cancellation the following charges will apply:
- We kindly ask you to phone us about your arrival time once you are at your destination.
- The keys must be picked up during the above mentioned hours only.