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Farm Cottages in Heart of Beautiful Connemara Beside Mountains and Sea.

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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Situated on the Wild Atlantic Way this lovely, modern farm cottage is set on a small farm in Connemara with ponies, horses, hens and pigs. The property is in the picturesque village of Letterfrack at the foot of Diamond Mountain and beside the sea. The Connemara National Park is based in the village and it is less than a four minute walk from the cottage . The cottage has five bedrooms, two bathrooms, large kitchen/dining area, sitting room and playroom/study (also can be used as an extra bedroom). The house is ideal for families and groups with good cooking facilities and dining facilities.
Large, flat screen TVs , toys, books in this large, spacious house make it an ideal base.
The gardens are large with play facilities for children, outdoor seating and barbecues.
The cottage has great views of Diamond Mountain and Connemara National Park and Letter hill - you can witness stunning sunrises from behind Diamond Mountain and sun sets behind the house as the sun sets behind Letter hill.
The village of Letterfrack has three pubs, three restaurants, a very good supermarket, butcher and craft shops. You can leave the cottage and in less than a two minute walk you could be sitting in Veldons pub drinking a pint and listening to some great local musicians playing traditional Irish music or folk. There are a choice of places to eat in the village - The Lodge Restaurant, Veldons Seafarer Restaurant, The Cloverfox Restaurant and for a cup of tea - the Tearooms at the Connemara National Park - all a very short stroll from the cottage.
The trailed walk in Connemara National Park are easily accessed from the house as are the boat / fishing trips from Letterfrack Pier.
A short drive from the house there are many interesting places for you to visit - Kylemore abbey and Victorian Gardens, Renvyle Penninsula with it's many sandy beaches, Leenane and Killary Fjord, Lettergesh Beach and Dive West (diving centre), Cleggan and Inishboofin Island, Clifden Town, Ballconneely with more white sandy beaches - all within a five to thirty minute drive from the cottage.
Further a field you can visit Galway city, Westport, the Arran Islands and Cong - all with an hour to hour and a half from the house.
Letterfrack is also within an easy day trip to Cliffs of Moher, Clare, Sligo and Mayo.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9

  • Bedroom One: 1 double, 1 baby crib


  • Bedroom Two: 1 double


  • Bedroom Three: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom Four: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom Five: 1 twin/ single


  • 2 doubles, 2 twins, 1 single with two bathrooms. A large kitchen/dining area , comfortable sitting room and a study/playroom. Lots of space both inside and outside of this tastefully furnished accommodation....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Pets welcome.


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 2 - Jun 27, 2015
4 night min stay
High season
Jun 28 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

mid season
Aug 30 - Oct 10, 2015
3 night min stay
Christmas 2015
Dec 19 - Dec 27, 2015
7 night min stay

New Year
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
€490 €1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Included


All taxes, cleaning and heating included. Only extra is electricity on euro 2 coin meter which uses €2 or €3 per day.

Please bring your own towels - all linen is provided.

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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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64 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
200 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Three bars in village.
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Lodge Restaurant.
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
.Tully Beach

Car: Recommended

The Cottage is based on a little farm with ponies, horses, pigs and hens in Letterfrack village. Letterfrack is a small but lively village overlooked by the Diamond mountain in the most beautiful part of unspoilt Connemara. The cottage is ideally located beside mountains and sea offering great hillwalking and crystal clear sea and white sands. After a days activity or sight seeing it is a short stroll to the village for a drink and a meal in one of three pubs or restaurants and to listen to some traditional Irish music. Connemara National Park is also based in Letterfrack village a few minutes walk from the house. There is a walkers path all the way to the top of diamond Mountain (one of the 12 Bens) which offers great views out to sea and over to Mayo. There is an interpretive centre and tearoom at the base of the mountain walk and this is also the starting point of other walks. Boat trips can be taken from the pier in Letterfrack. Letterfrack has a good supermarket, butcher and post-office.

Other Activities: Dive center and adventure center nearby.


Owner info

About the owner: We live on the farm and look after the cottages and animals. We attend all the local shows with our Connemara Ponies and our children compete on our horses and ponies in dressage, jumping and working hunter competitions.

Why the Owner Chose Renvyle:
It is a lovely cottage in the heart of Connemara.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
On a small, quiet farm only a two minute walk to pubs and restaurants in the very middle of Connemara - you will be surrounded by mountains and sea.

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Speaks: english, french



  • Kitchen/dining area

    Kitchen/dining area

  • Tranquil setting.Mountain at house back and front.

    Tranquil setting.Mountain at house back and front.

  • Diamond mountain and National Park.

    Diamond mountain and National Park.

  • Connemara national park. 2 minutes away.

    Connemara national park. 2 minutes away.

  • Letterfrack pier. 5 minutes from house.

    Letterfrack pier. 5 minutes from house.

  • Near-by beach

    Near-by beach

  • Double bedroom.

    Double bedroom.

  • Sitting room

    Sitting room

  • Sunset.


  • Clifden. Nearest town.

    Clifden. Nearest town.

  • pony-riding on a Connemara Pony.

    pony-riding on a Connemara Pony.

€90 - €136 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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Member since: 2000
Speaks: english, french
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  • Calendar last updated 05/21/2015
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