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Last updated: 08/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Bru na Mara is a beautiful complex just outside Carna that combines traditional design with modern comfort. The site overlooks a small harbour, and has spectacular views of the sea, the historic Mason and St MacDara's islands, and the beautiful surrounding countryside. Situated in the south west corner of Connemara, the complex is an ideal location for touring and exploring Connemara and South Mayo. Carna, which is situated in the Gaeltacht (Irish speaking region) is an important centre for Traditional singing, music, and dancing, with weekly sessions in neighbouring Kilkieran. There are a host of activities within easy reach, including a number of spectacular, unspoiled white sand beaches at Moyrus, (1.5 km) Mynish (7 km) and Callowfinish (8 km). The area is also ideal for walking or cycling, with little traffic, stunning views, and the cleanest air in Europe.

Anna-Bru na Mara: Carna, County Galway Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 50766ha

Anna is a 3-star,fully furnished, two bedroomed cottage. Set right at the sea's edge, it combines cosiness, with an unrivaled view of the historic St MacDara's Island and Mace Harbour. This cottage is suited for family holidays and touring groups, and is the ideal base for exploring and enjoying South and West Connemara, with its panoramic views of coastline, islands, inlets, hills and mountains. The spectacular surroundings, rich in both flora and fauna are also ideal for fishing and birdwatching. The beautiful unspoiled white sand beaches at Moyrus and Mynish are also extremely popular with children. The house is the ideal base for a comfortable, restful and relaxing holiday, with so much outdoor activity on your doorstep.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 80 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Computer Available
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Welcome Pack, Bread, Butter, Milk, Cheese, Eggs, Tea, Coffee, Sugar, Wine. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High
Jun 20 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

€560

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €80 Nightly

Shoulder
Sep 5 - Oct 2, 2015
7 night min stay

€490

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Low
Oct 3 - Oct 23, 2015
7 night min stay

€450

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €64 Nightly

Halloween
Oct 24 - Nov 6, 2015
7 night min stay

€490

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Very Low
Nov 7 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

€500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €71 Nightly

Christmas/New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 8, 2016
7 night min stay

€490

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Very Low
Jan 9 - Feb 26, 2016
7 night min stay

€390

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €56 Nightly

Low
Feb 27 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

€450

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €64 Nightly

Easter
Mar 19 - Apr 1, 2016
7 night min stay

€490

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Low
Apr 2 - May 13, 2016
7 night min stay

€450

Changeover Day: Sunday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €64 Nightly

Shoulder
May 14 - Jun 17, 2016
7 night min stay

€490

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

High Season
Jun 18 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

€570

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €81 Nightly

Shoulder
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
7 night min stay

€490

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Low
Oct 1 - Oct 21, 2016
7 night min stay

€450

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €64 Nightly

Halloween
Oct 22 - Nov 4, 2016
7 night min stay

€490

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly

Very Low
Nov 5 - Dec 16, 2016
7 night min stay

€390

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €56 Nightly

Xmas + New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

€490

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: €70 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €100
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Heigher rates apply to Bank Holidays, Christmas week and New Year week. Enquire.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 08/30/2015
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Location

133 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Knock
5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Carna
300 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Dublin
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Connemara Championship Golf links
80 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Galway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Carna
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
Mace

Car: Recommended

Bru Na Mara is 5 km South West of Carna village beside Mace Pier. Go through the village of Carna, take the first left turn after approximately 2.5 km west of Carna. At the next Y junction keep right and turn right at the next junction after approximately 300 metres. Continue down this road until you reach the house at Mace Pier.

Bru na Mara provides traditional yet ultra modern self-catering accommodation 'at the quiet end of Europe'.

Ideal for cycling, hill-walking, rock-climbing, treeking, horse-riding, golf, pitch and putt, swimming, surfing, scuba-diving, canoeing, fishing, boating, sailing and sailing festivals. A haven for botanists, bird-watchers, artists and writers. Renowned for Irish language, traditional singing, music, dance, pre-historic and mediaeval remains.

Good food and drink available locally in a relaxed athmosphere. The area is famous for its lamb and seafood. Within driving distance of Roundstone, Clifden, Letterfrack, Kylemore Abbey, Killary , Aran Ils.

Other Activities: painting, pitch and putt ,Scuba Diving.

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english, Irish

 

Photos

  • External View of Dara

    External View of Dara

  • Dara Kitchen

    Dara Kitchen

  • Dara Triple Room

    Dara Triple Room

  • Anna Kitchen and Dining Area

    Anna Kitchen and Dining Area

  • Anna Master bedroom

    Anna Master bedroom

  • Aoibhneas single bedroom

    Aoibhneas single bedroom

  • Aoibhneas Sitting Room

    Aoibhneas Sitting Room

  • Sonas Sitting Room

    Sonas Sitting Room

  • Sonas Kitchen

    Sonas Kitchen

  • St Mc Dara's Island Church

    St Mc Dara's Island Church

  • Romantic Sea Storm

    Romantic Sea Storm

  • Bru Na Mara from the sea

    Bru Na Mara from the sea

  • Dara Sitting room and lounge

    Dara Sitting room and lounge

  • Dara Master Bedroom

    Dara Master Bedroom

  • Dara Twin room

    Dara Twin room

  • Anna Dining Area and Sitting room.

    Anna Dining Area and Sitting room.

  • Anna Twin room

    Anna Twin room

  • Aoibhneas bedroom

    Aoibhneas bedroom

  • Aoibhneas kitchen and Dining Area

    Aoibhneas kitchen and Dining Area

  • Sonas Bedroom

    Sonas Bedroom

  • Sea Mist on the Claddagh

    Sea Mist on the Claddagh

  • Moyrus Beach (@ 1 km)

    Moyrus Beach (@ 1 km)

  • Mace Pier at sunset

    Mace Pier at sunset

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, Irish
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  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 08/30/2015
Phone number Show phone number

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