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Galway Spacious Period House * Galway Centre a Few Minutes Away *

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Galway City chateau / country house description

.. Galway main street, the heart of Galway, is 10/12 mins, - Detached House 5 bedrooms,
SLEEPS UP TO 15. MAGNIFICENT LUXURY HOME on large private corner site just two mins from the pubs.

***Amazing Banba House*****
BANBA HOUSE, home of scholars, musicians and writers. Named for Banba, the patron goddess of Ireland. Located on a beautiful quiet tree lined surburban street. Literally a one minute walk to Galway train which silently whispers by only 12 minutes to Galway Main Street or via bus or car on M6 motorway. Ten minute drive to new Galway Private Clinic. OUTSTANDING FEATURES/AMENITIES Approx. 3000 Square Feet of living space with attached/detached rear cottage/granny flat also available . Fully kitted kitchen with breakfast room Two generous reception rooms off main foyer Formal, dining room with hard wood floors, Foyer and grand hallway entrance Large, cozy drawing room with fireplaceand Reception/tea room.Writers / Artists paradise. Streams of natural light shine through abundant bay windows.
Oil fired central heating included in rental .
Large green lawns and gardens throughout.... Be truly one with nature as the grounds abound with lush mature shrubs and majestic chestnut, Irish lime, broad-leaf and conifer trees
Built in early 1900's and recently completely renovated to the highest standards with the highest quality materials Well insulated/energy efficient..... Ample off-street parking ....FULL WI FI.....Alarm system in place with security cameras....
.ATHENRY: SMALL TOWN CHARM, BIG CITY AMENITIES What makes Athenry such a special place to live is its people. You'll always be greeted with a warm smile and friendly hello. Banba House offers so much to both couples singles and families alike it's no wonder people choose to settle in the area no matter where they work in the West of Ireland.
Locally you'll find sports amenities to include hurling, Gaelic football, athletics, soccer, rugby, tennis and a snooker hall. You have a choice of primary schools, two post primary schools and two Gaelscoils and a music school within the Parish. It's a pleasant five minute stroll to the town square where there are plenty of restaurants, pubs , churches and playground. A short distance is the local crèche/daycare center.
Keywords: Oyster Festivals..6 x Golf Courses locally, Sailing and Sail Racing, Galway Races Ballybrit, Luxury Period House, circa 1919 in large private mature grounds right, 3 mins walk to shops and local pubs/ restaurants churches and schools and just 10 minutes to Galway city center, All day service and buses til 2.30 am at weekends and just two hours to Dublin with local access to Galway Races, Aran islands, Galway Bay Sailing Club, . Salthill, . Cliffs of Moher, West of Ireland, Ashford Caslte, Connemara, Kylemore Abbey,visit Irish Period Houses many old houses, Galway Oyster Festival, Clarenbridge Oyster festival the Guinnes Music festival. Galway Arts festival, Art Studio, Arts Festival. Lough Corrib. fly fishing.
Enjoy Irish traditional music, watch the sun go down on Galway Bay, enjot the Galway Hunt, horse riding, golf,flying, Travel via Etihad Dublin,Shannon,Knock,Belfast,easily accessable

Google John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara,where they made The Quiet Man movie, you can get to Cliffs of Moher. Aran islands, Dingle,Clifden. Connemara, Westport Limerick, Bunratty and Shannon river in Athlone.
With Galway Main street only a few minutes away, your in a great spot. tell us how we can help.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 13-18

  • Bedroom 3: 3 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Double and Single in Master with Sink and vanity in room...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

    Two double beds and sink and vanity in room...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

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  • Detached Unit: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    Cottage with two reception, 1 double bed and one single...moreless

  • Double beds 1700 mm wide, Single beds 900 wide. all sizes aprox.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Oil fired Central heating is included in the rental charge for your night time comfort and hot water. Full 24/7 heating is available on request by arrangement Electricity is included in the rental charge *****I also have a separate cottage for rental****** Entrance hallway and wc with shower. Television room 5m x 3.5m.... Large sunroom 8m x 5m. Fully fitted kitchen. 5m x 4m One very large master bedroom 5m x 5 m with walk in dressing room and en suite, one single bed for sleeping in sunroom with seperate ensuite, cottage suitable for 3 persons. Long and short term rentals....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Monument View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace:

    Two working fireplaces for Logs and Irish Turf/briquettes....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil fired central heating included in your price provides lots of hot water and runs throughout the night from 7 pm and early morning. Day heating available by arrangement....moreless

  • Internet:

    Full Wi Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Extra change of linen and extra fresh towels provided at a small charge...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Plenty of off street parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of off street parking...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Plenty of off street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Extra change of linen and extra fresh towels provided at a small charge...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    available by arrangement, full same day dry cleaning and fast washateria cleaning service just 2 mins drive also...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Breakfast and arrival dinner service provided on request.. Welcoming arrival lunch service also available....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully fitted kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
 

Reviews

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€25 €225
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€735 €1,500
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Galway Shannon, Dublin Belfast Cork
250 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Glynns plus 30 more
12 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Aran Islands..... Dublin and Belfast
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Golf Courses within 10 miles and local 4 miles
200 Metres
Nearest Train
Main Dublin Line, Station is two mins walk
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Galway Dublin Highway 2 miles
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Many local good eateries 250 yards
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oranmore and Salthill

Car: Not Necessary

Aran Islands.. Cliffs of Moher.. Dingle.. Clifden.. Bunratty Castle.. Connemara..Ashford Castle..

Premium Service available. Helicopter and airplane service available on notice ,, Collection at airports.. Sailboat racing. private Art studio available. Preperatation of meals and gourmet dining at the house if pre booked.

Cleaning service available for day of leaving if pre booked.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: www.centurionlifecoaching.com www.centurionconsulting.com. Personal Life Design Coaching and Business Consultant, Specialist Adviser, Airplane Pilot.Helicopter Instructor, Transatlantic Sailor. Artist www.art-ie.us Performing musician, Designer and Self Builder.

Why the Owner Chose Galway City:
Banba House called to me. Has very best ease of access available to Galway city in only a few minutes away and no parking problems and no drink/drive issues with buses and trains running every hour, and 'till 2.30 am at weekends. Athenry is a very beautiful historic town with attractive narrow streets and magnificent fully restored castle. Train to Dublin ( 2 hrs)and Limerick just two minutes walk to the platform. & 7 Seven golf courses within 20 miles and very good local town course.Its a wonderful laid back place to chill out and let your hair down..

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Long and short term rentals. An artists \ writers musicians winter retreat. Art studio available by arrangement. Large private exclusive and very safe residentuial area. Its so handy to Galway and with the train to Dublin and Shannon just two minutes walk away, why rent a car until you get here, the car hire companies will collect you or deliver if you ask. You cant hear the train, but its out there, first class service is available on most trains.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Hand Crafted Fireplace, stayin warm

    Hand Crafted Fireplace, stayin warm

  • Romanesk Bathroom and pleasure parlour, the best bath In Ireland....LOL

    Romanesk Bathroom and pleasure parlour, the best bath In Ireland....LOL

  • .......to make the best food you've ever tasted after a few pints of black

    .......to make the best food you've ever tasted after a few pints of black

  • Gentle Staircase

    Gentle Staircase

  • night night...............

    night night...............

  • stairway to heaven..........

    stairway to heaven..........

  • Main Reception Room looking out at the trees swaying in the gental winds.....

    Main Reception Room looking out at the trees swaying in the gental winds.....

  • Guest Bed one.. with view of castle, great chi.

    Guest Bed one.. with view of castle, great chi.

  • Large Gardens...lie on the grass and star gaze............

    Large Gardens...lie on the grass and star gaze............

  • The red room, big hat.lol

    The red room, big hat.lol

  • Galway in the heart of the West, quiet and peaceful.

    Galway in the heart of the West, quiet and peaceful.

  • Great dining room for opening your favourate wines.

    Great dining room for opening your favourate wines.

  • Guest Bedroom

    Guest Bedroom

  • Very Private ..........stand out in the rain

    Very Private ..........stand out in the rain

  • Arch of dreams........

    Arch of dreams........

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  • Sleeps
    18
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
  • Reviews
    6
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/05/2014
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