List Your Cottage With UsDo you have a self-catering holiday cottage? List your cottage with Love Connemara and avail of our international expertise in tourism marketing.

How does our service work?

You list your self-catering cottage with us for some or all of the year. We package your cottage offering so that it can be sold in our Connemara office or online through LoveConnemara.com

1. Customers can book their cottage booking in one of three ways:

  • Through the LoveConnemara.com website
  • At our Connemara office located in Clifden
  • Over the phone

2. We take payment in our office or online. You get paid on a monthly basis for your bookings.

3. We have a cancellations policy in place to protect you from cancellations and no shows.

4. You get paid on a monthly basis for your bookings.

5 Reasons Why You Should List Your Cottage With Us

1. Money Back Guarantee

We’re very confident we will sell your cottages availability but if we don’t secure any bookings for you in the first 6 months of joining us we give you a full signup and maintenance refund – simple as that.

2. Maximise Your Occupancy

By listing your cottage with us, you are including your property in our year round marketing campaigns that aim to both boost cottage revenue and overall occupancy. We run regular on-site and off-site seasonal and other promotions for periods of low occupancy. As well as being included in our marketing campaigns we will also give you practical advice on what it takes to attract one-off and return bookings such as flexible pricing advice, the best rate and pricing category to be in along with the optimum length of stay allowed.

3. We’re Selling The Region

Repeat business is the best type of business. As our brand name suggests we just LOVE Connemara – we are marketing the region and the very best of what it offer with the aim to bring people back.  By visually showcasing the region through our website, its events and activities we want to encourage people to come to the area, experience it and then return to experience more.

We will deliver:

  • World class photography of Connemara
  • Up to date details Connemara events calendar
  • High quality articles on everything the tourist can visit, see and experience
  • The ability for visitors to the area to book an experience through our website
  • A physical presence with walk in service in our Connemara office

Our catchy brand is aiming to introduce people who may already know about Connemara to consider self-catering as a quality alternative accommodation option.

4. Working with Tourism in Connemara

Customer don’t come to Connemara just to stay in a cottage – they are here to experience all Connemara has to offer. We have teamed up with the dozens of activity and experience providers around Connemara. While customers stay in a cottage, we want to add value to their stay by making it easy for them to add on an activity or discounted tourist experiences.

5. Want to Advertise Your Cottage?

We will get your cottage noticed. By listing your cottage with us, you will get your cottage visible straight away and save yourself the significant marketing cost for an individual cottage. As well as getting your own dedicated web page on our website, your cottage will also be listed on the following websites at no additional cost to you:

  • Google – we list and advertise on the world’s largest search engine
  • Daft.ie – Ireland’s largest property website
  • Booking.com – the largest accommodation provider in the world
  • AirBnb – the fastest growing accommodation provider in the world
  • Donedeal – Ireland’s most popular classified’s website
  • Newspapers – We have a marketing budget set aside for regular newspaper advertising
  • And much more…..

10 Other Reasons Why Should You List With Us

We will handle all enquires for your cottage

By listing with us you won’t miss any potential bookings – leave the selling and administration hassle to us. We will actively sell you cottage when you can’t, handle all enquires for your cottage, saving you time and increasing the chances of a sale.

Professional visual presentation of your cottage

We will visit, assess and grade your cottage in person. We will professionally photograph your cottage inside and out. We will write up a professional description of your cottage including detailed directions to your property.

State of the art website & booking engine

We’re proud of our website and your cottage will get its own dedicated page which we will update on your request. Our online booking engine allows customers to see your prices in real time as well as live availability. Our booking engine allows you to offer short breaks, close out periods of unavailability and much more.

No Contract

List with us for a long or short as you wish. We don’t want to lock you into a contract. We don’t demand exclusivity over your cottage. You will want to list with whatever agency will fill your cottage. Naturally, we only ask that you honour any bookings made during your time with us.

Full Administration & Payment Processing

We will handle all enquires for your cottage. We handle all payment processing for your bookings such as processing of guest credit card information for deposits and balance collection. We will pay you at the end of every month direct to your bank account. You receive monthly arrival reports – information on arriving guests by email or post and by phone for last minute bookings.

Your Protection

We take a €150 prepayment charge from cottage booker’s credit card in case there is any damage to your property during their stay.

Regular Inspections

Self-catering customers expect that both the home owner and Love Connemara deliver on our promise of quality. So with this in mind and because we’re local – we will conduct regular inspections of your property to both ensure a high standard along with providing you with helpful rental advice to maximise your occupancy.

Yearly Guest ‘Welcome Pack’

To help you communicate all the best your cottage and its location has to offer we provide you with a welcome pack which provides discounts to Connemara tourist attractions, suggestions on activities surrounding your cottage, up-to-date events calendar along with practical house information such as how to turn on the heat, water and so on.

Guest Complaint Assessment

Love Connemara use a robust guest complaint procedure to resolve complaints from the guest.  This service includes call out to your cottage, dealing with guest about their complaint after their stay – negotiating of any necessary refunds to the owner’s advantage where applicable.

Regular Contact With You – We care.

By listing with us you will hear from us often. We understand that each cottage is different and each cottage owner may want to reflect their own particular cottage offers, images and so on. Don’t forget you can visit us in our Connemara office located in Clifden, Connemara and we’re on 5 days a week telephone support (office hours).

Let Love Connemara take the hassle and cost of marketing and managing your cottages availability.

Contact us today:

Love Connemara, Market Street, Clifden, Connemara, Co. Galway.

Phone: 00353 (95) 30620

email: info@loveconnemaracottages.com

 List Your Cottage With Us