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Listed Building, Contemporary Comfort with Old World Character

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Last updated: 10/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Renvyle cottage description

Conveniently situated, 5 min walk from Cleggan village and the sandy Sallerna beach. This cottage is one of 5 cottages that together made up the historical Coast Guard Station. It is a beautiful listed building (Built 1800), which benefits from a complete refurbishment, adding contemporary comfort without sacrificing any of its Olde World character.
Spacious living/dining room with new wooden floors and open turf fire. Slate floored newly fitted kitchen complete with Belfast sink and breakfast area. Large downstairs panelled bathroom with toilet. Upstairs, new wooden floors throughout - 3 bedrooms - 2 double and a twin, with views onto the surrounding countryside of wild boglands and mountains to the back and Cleggan bay and surrounding islands to the front. Large shower room with toilet. Front and back garden with panoramic views - including the mountain range of the 12 Bens. A pretty whitewashed cobbled patio with bench. Off road parking for cars.



Places of interest to visit in the area.: If you are not too busy availing of the local facilities such as horse riding, fishing, playing golf, cycling, hill walking, swimming or taking boat trips, there are numerous place of interest to visit in the locality.

The short ferry ride from Clegan to the island of Inishboffin, gives the visitor an unparalleled view of some of the most beautiful sunsets to be savoured on the West coast of Ireland. Inishboffin itself has remained unchanged for generations, with its traditions very much alive. Because the islanders practise time honoured methods of farming many animals and birds at risk on the mainland flourish here and the clean seas attract a large variety of fish which in turn attract the seals which can be seen sunbathing and playing on the rocks and sandy beaches.

Explore one of the many archaeological sites in the area such as St Feichines' Church in Omey Island which is a 1 km walk/drive across the sand causeway.


Places of interest to visit - continued: A trip to Connemara is not complete without experiencing the beauty and tranquillity of Kylemore Abbey and gardens. Kylemore Abbey, located in Kylemore Pass shares its woodlands, lakes and rivers with a large variety of birds and animals. Admire its small Gothic Church with carved angelic gargoyles, Irish marble columns and beautiful stain glass window.

Stop off at the Connemara National Park, which covers over 2000 hectares of scenic countryside rich in wild flowers and varied wildlife. Red deer have been re-introduced and they have a herd of the famous pure bred Connemara pony.

For the more active -the Killary Adventure Centre offers an incredible choice of activities from rock climbing, gorge walking, abseiling, archery, clay pigeon shooting, waterskiing, windsurfing and kayaking to Irelands longest zip wire challenge.

For families a trip to the Oceans Alive Sealife centre is a must or visit one of the many pretty villages in the area such as Roundstone or Tullycross.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Massage

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome
                  • Pets Not Allowed

                  Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

                  Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

                  Other Amenities

                      • Self catering cottage that is one of 5 cottages that make up the historical Coast Guard Station which is now a listed building.Front and back garden with panoramic views and a white washed patio with bench. Picnic bench in front garden and bench in patio. Barbecue . Small drive way up to front of building - parking for two cars. Kitchen is newly fitted - electric oven and hob. Fridge with freezer compartment. All utensils provided. Blankets, duvets and bed linen are provided. No extra charge for electricity or the oil fired central heating. A welcome grocery package will be provided. Baby sitting is available by arrangement....moreless

                      Entertainment

                      • Books
                      • CD Player
                      • DVD Player
                      • Radio
                      • Television

                      Theme

                      • Away From It All
                      • Family
                      • Sports & Activities

                      Attractions

                      • Autumn Foliage
                      • Bay/Sound
                      • Caves
                      • Churches
                      • Forests
                      • Playground
                      • Reefs
                      • Restaurants
                      • Ruins
                      • Waterfalls

                      Local Services & Businesses

                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Babysitter
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Bird Watching
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking

                      Location Type

                      • Beach
                      • Near The Ocean
                      • Rural
                      • Village

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Maps
                      • Parking
                      • Parking On Street
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Barbecue
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Patio

                      Property Descriptor

                          • Terraced
                           

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                          Band 5
                          Oct 4 - Dec 19, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          €80
                          €420

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                          Location

                          70 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Galway / Knock
                          1 Kilometres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          In Village - 5 minute walk
                          12 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Ballyconneely Golf course
                          60 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Galway/ Westport
                          60 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Galway
                          1 Kilometres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          In Village - 5 minute walk
                          300 Metres
                          Nearest Beach
                          Sallerna -5 minute walk

                          Car: Recommended

                          The combination of breathtaking scenery, traditional lifestyle and the rich Irish culture has made Cleggan a haven for Artists, Poets and Writers throughout the decades. Tourists seeking tranquillity and inspiration need look no further and are assured an enchanting holiday, in an Ireland they thought was lost forever. Cleggan has a range of amenities: Post office, shops, restaurants and pubs playing traditional music. As it is a working harbour - in the evenings, fresh fish and shell fish such as crabs can be purchased from the local fishermen at the pier. The attractive town of Clifden 7 miles away, offers a further array of facilities such as restaurants, pubs, craft shops and Art galleries. Its also hosts a number of festivals throughout the year such as the Music festival and Clifden Arts Week. An hours drive: is the historical city of Galway ( City of the Tribes), which sits on the river Corrib or the mesmerizing beauty of the scenery on route to Westport via Irelands only fjord

                          Other Activities: scuba dIving/ painting/ Island tours/ Hill walking/ Walking tours.

                           

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                          Photos

                          • View of local countryside

                            View of local countryside

                          • shed and patio area at the back

                            shed and patio area at the back

                          • Dining Area

                            Dining Area

                          • Downstairs Bathroom again

                            Downstairs Bathroom again

                          • 2nd double bedroom

                            2nd double bedroom

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Upstairs landing

                            Upstairs landing

                          • Upstairs toilet/shower room

                            Upstairs toilet/shower room

                          • On boat from Cleggan to Inishboffin Island

                            On boat from Cleggan to Inishboffin Island

                          • Sunset at Cleggan

                            Sunset at Cleggan

                          • Small boats near the beach

                            Small boats near the beach

                          • Photograph of cottage taken from front garden.

                            Photograph of cottage taken from front garden.

                          • Front Garden

                            Front Garden

                          • Lounge with  wooden floors and large turf fire.

                            Lounge with wooden floors and large turf fire.

                          • Downstairs Bathroom

                            Downstairs Bathroom

                          • 1st Double bedroom

                            1st Double bedroom

                          • Twin room

                            Twin room

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Stairway

                            Stairway

                          • Local Beach

                            Local Beach

                          • View of Clew Bay

                            View of Clew Bay

                          • Road to Cleggan, Cleggan bay ahead.

                            Road to Cleggan, Cleggan bay ahead.

                          • Sunset - on boat on way to Inishboffin island from Cleggan

                            Sunset - on boat on way to Inishboffin island from Cleggan

                          €80 per night (EUR)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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