Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Luxurious, Romantic, Fairytale Countryhouse

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 01/12/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Clarinbridge chateau / country house description

Only 20 minutes from Galway City, Weir Haven is a picturesque thatched country house set on 2 acres of beautifully landscaped cottage gardens. The calm and beautiful interiors are furnished with top class furnishings, selected antiques, designer fabrics and objects d’art.

This truly is a perfect base from which to explore the world-renowned Cliffs of Moher, the picturesque village of Kinvara, Aillwee Caves, the Burren and the Burren Perfumery, the Aran Islands, beautiful Westport, Connemara National Park, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Coole Park and Thoor Ballylee - home of WB Yeats.

It is also only five minutes from Moran's Oyster Bar, one of the most famous lobster and oyster bars in Ireland.

Weir Haven provides 5-star luxury, self-catering accommodation for up to eight people. The house comprises extra spacious drawing room (30x15ft), large dining room (25x15ft), bright, spacious sun-room (30x15ft) with double-height windows. Kathleen, the owner, loves to cook and entertain and previously ran it as a very successful luxury bed and breakfast so you will find an exceptionally well equipped kitchen (20X15 ft) with handcrafted units, granite worktops, 4 oven Aga cooker, a large island unit suitable for casual dining and a well stocked pantry. Upstairs there are four luxurious, extra-spacious bedrooms which are individually styled each with private en-suite bathroom, king-size bed, settee, easy chairs and flat-screen TV. Stunning river and garden views from all rooms and Italian Marble flooring throughout the ground floor.

There are several terraces for al-fresco dining and relaxing outdoors offering views of the Weir Estuary, Kilcolgan Castle and Moran's Oyster Cottage.

A Welcome Pack of fresh fruit, fresh orange juice, home-baked bread, milk and other essentials is provided for guests on arrival. Daily housekeeping is also included.

Weir Haven is built on land steeped in history at Tyrone Avenue. The area formed part of St. George’s Estate dating back to the 17th century and the ruins of Tyrone House - a neo-classical cut stone mansion - is only 1 mile away, as is St. Sourney’s Church and Well - a religious site dating from the 6th century.

NOTES:
Owner/Caretaker lives nearby

OPTIONAL EXTRAS - (Available at an extra charge):
Chauffeur Service to/from airport if requested
In-house catering by prior arrangement



Keywords: Luxury, 5 star, Country House, Country Lodge, Daily Housekeeping, WiFi throughout, Wild Atlantic Way, Thatched, Hideaway, Relaxing, by the sea, views, elegant, charming, 4 bedrooms, Galway City,

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

      • Chateau / Country House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Water View:

                    Weir Haven has superb views over the famous Weir Estuary....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Superb dining room with large table which can seat up to 14 people...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 14 people

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 5
                  from 2 traveler reviews
                  Loading...
                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  May 15
                  May 2 - May 29, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  €458

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  June/July 15
                  May 30 - Jul 17, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  €500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  July/August 15
                  Jul 18 - Aug 14, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  €536

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Aug/Sept 15
                  Aug 15 - Sep 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  €500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  October 15
                  Sep 26 - Oct 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  €430

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  €3,500

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence

                  Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                   

                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 01/12/2015
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Shannon Airport
                  137 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Dublin Port
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Galway Train Station
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Morans Oyster Cottage

                  Car: Recommended

                  Weir Haven is an ideal base for visiting many of the wonderful attractions in the West of Ireland. Day trips to places such as The Cliffs of Moher, Aillwee Caves, The Burren, The Aran Islands and Connemara National Park are within easy driving distance.

                  Galway City is less than 20 minutes away and offers a wide range of museums, art galleries, restaurants and pubs to visit, along with a large selection of shops and boutiques to suit every taste.

                   

                  Owner info


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, russian, hungarian

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

                  Loading...
                  1 of 5
                   

                  Photos

                  • Lavender Bedroom

                    Lavender Bedroom

                  • Rose Bedroom

                    Rose Bedroom

                  VRBO #346528

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, January 27, 2015

                  €3,010 - €3,752 per week (EUR)
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Get an instant quote
                  • Sleeps
                    9
                  • Bedrooms
                    4
                  • Bathrooms
                    4
                  • Property type
                    Chateau / Country House
                  • Reviews
                    2
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english, russian, hungarian
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/12/2015
                  Email owner

                  +353 87 253 9537 (Ireland)

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Get it now

                  Share this property via Email

                  Luxurious, romantic, fairytale countryhouse

                  Clarinbridge #346528

                  4 BR  4 BA  Sleeps 9

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.