Lake Views €899 to €1,499 Per Week
This wonderful lakeside cottage is situated in a peaceful and idyllic location close to Oughterard village. Enjoy beautiful lake views from the lounge and on the external deck. The immediate area includes forestry, lakes, and the Quiet Man bridge, all waiting to be explored. This cottage is ideal for those who are seeking a peaceful retreat, while still being just a short drive from local towns, villages, attractions, and activities. This is a perfect cottage for couples, families, and friends. The Oughterard area is famous for its freshwater trout and salmon fishing and attracts fishermen worldwide. Boat hire and guided fishing trips are available locally. The cottage is situated within a five-minute drive of Oughterard village, which is host to many shops, cafe’s, bars, restaurants, and services. The village will provide you with everything you need for your self-catering stay.
Boat cruises to Cong and Ashford Castle, as well as to the historic Inchagoill Island are available from Oughterard Pier. Other nearby attractions include Curraduff Farm, Oughterard Golf Club, Aughnanure Castle, Derroura Mountain Bike Trail, Glengowla Mines and Brigit’s Garden.
The Western Way walking route is accessible nearby and will take you towards the Hill of Doon and on to Maum. Some more local activities include fishing, pony trekking, walking, hiking, golf, boat trips, and much more.
Kylemore Abbey, Diamond Hill, Connemara National Park, and the white sandy beaches along the Connemara coast are all a drive away and offer wonderful days out. Some of the offshore islands are reachable by ferry and include the Aran Islands and Inishbofin.
Oughterard – 6km, Moycullen – 20km, Galway city – 30km, Clifden – 45km
3 Bedrooms – Sleeps 6. This is a well-presented cottage with accommodation comprising of a large lounge with lake views, a combined kitchen and dining room, three bedrooms, an office space, and a family bathroom. All accommodation is on the ground floor.
The entrance to the property leads from the external deck into the large lounge with high ceiling and fabulous lake views. The lounge offers ample comfortable seating, large TV, large corner window, window seat, and a wood burning stove. An ideal space for friends and family to relax in the evenings. The combined modern kitchen and dining area is well equipped with all necessary equipment including dishwasher, electric cooker, electric hob, microwave, fridge freezer, coffee maker, electric kettle, toaster, washing machine, and much more. The sleeping accommodation consists of three bedrooms. Bedroom 1 offers a king size bed, drawers, hanging rail, and views of the front garden. Bedroom 2 faces the rear of the property and offers a double bed, an en-suite bathroom with WC, sink, and electric shower, and ample storage for all your belongings. Bedroom 3 offers two single beds, with front garden views. All bedrooms have wooden floors. The main family bathroom includes a WC, sink, storage, and spacious shower cubicle. The office space includes a desk, chair and lamp, and a reading area for those that just want a quiet apace to read and relax.
An external decked patio area is available for guests use and includes outdoor furniture and charcoal BBQ. There is no direct lake access from the property. This outdoor area is a perfect spot to enjoy a sunny day, dine al-fresco, or simply relax while being surrounded by nature.
The property is heated throughout by an oil heating system. Bed linen and towels are provided. Cot and highchair available by request. Smoking is not allowed indoors. Sorry, no pets allowed. Utilities are included in the rental. Wi-Fi is included. Parking is available for two cars. For those relying on public transport, bus services pass by the cottage several times per day. Short breaks are available off season.
A security deposit of €200 is required for this property. Our reservations team will arrange this with guests prior to arrival. Pre-authorisation of a payment card will be required.
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