This newly renovated detached property has been converted into a very stylish beautifully laid out 2 storey detached cottage based in the holiday village, Clifden Glen; which is on the Galway Road and is 1 mile from Clifden Town Centre, the Capital of Connemara. Ideal if you want to be near the town for convenience sake but far enough out to benefit from the peace and quiet of the country.
It has two entrances, from the left and right of the house.
Entering from the left of the property, you will come into the hallway area, where there is a washer and dryer. Straight in front you will find the guest bathroom which has a large shower.
Downstairs Bedroom (Twin):
To your left is a twin room which has a spacious wardrobe and a dressing table. Window to the back of the property.
Open plan kitchen, dining area & sitting room. The kitchen is bright and spacious with all mod cons such as an electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster and extras such as a blender and steamer. There is a breakfast bar & large dining table with 6 chairs overlooking the front of the property.
The sitting room area is comfy and modern with a large L shape couch and a 2 seater sofa with large foot stool, perfect for relaxing! There is a mounted 40inch HD TV with a Free Sat box, hanging over a large Blacksmith stove. There is also a desk and office chair. From the sitting room there is another hallway where you can store wet gear / buggies / golf clubs etc. There are large storage cupboards
The second room downstairs has a large king size bed and en-suite with shower. Window to the back of the property.
Sitting room (upstairs) / den/ 4th bedroom:
At the top of the stairs to your left, you will see a second sitting room area, with 2 couches (one of them being a pull out bed) and a 32 inch HD TV. Perfect chill out area for the kids! Teenagers haven.
If you turn right at the top of the stairs you will enter the large master bedroom which is beautiful and bright thanks to its sky light. The master bedroom has a king size bed and a en-suite with a large shower
There is a picnic bench outside where you can enjoy your meals al fresco. There is also a BBQ for this warm summer evenings!
This property has WIFI!
There is a huge green area to the front of the main reception area of the complex ideal for the kids & adults to monkey around !
The Owenglen river runs through the Clifden Glen complex - make sure and bring your fishing rods (you can purchase a fishing licence in the town centre).Location:
Set between the Atlantic Ocean, 12 Ben Mountains and preserved boglands, lies the town of Clifden on the Coast of Connemara. Enhanced by spectacular scenery, championship golfing, horse-riding, walking, cycling, hill walking, beaches, fishing, scubadiving, painting, national parks, abbeys, castle ruins and over 5,000 years of living history. you can take a wonderful walk up the Sky Road, it is a great way to see the wonderful backdrop to the town along with the two church spires, which give Clifden its distinctive skyline. Along the Sky Road is a gateway leading to the ruins of the old D'Arcy mansion, Clifden Castle. Once a Gothic Mansion, the D'Arcy's lived here until 1850 when the estate was sold to the Eyre Family who lived here at intervals until the castle fell into ruin in the early 20th century.
Clifden town ˜the Capital of Connemara™ oozing history, heritage, culture & traditions of Irish Music and Dance. This vibrant town has an array of shops ranging from quality gifts, souvenir, sweaters, to fashionable boutiques, antique shops and art galleries. There are many cosy coffee shops, bakery, pubs that are genuine 'quaint-Irish' to the more trendy where entertainment is plentiful with traditional, modern music and dance. Clifden has a reputation for the West's 'Gourmet Capital' â€“ it has the finest of restaurants from fine dining to pub food.
Places to visit in Connemara
Kylemore Abbey - www.kylemoreabbeytourism.ie
Connemara National Park - www.connemaranationalpark.ie
The Connemara Loop - www.goconnemara.com
Connemara Walks - Michael Gibbons www.connemarawalks.com
Scubadive West - www.scubadivewest.com
Connemara Championship Links
Horse riding www.thepointponytrekkingcentre.com
Inishbofin Iland www.inishbofin.com
Nearest airport Knock 140km
Nearest Ferry Port Dublin 270 km
Nearest Railway station Galway 70km
Nearest Beach “ 2 km
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Car required no but advisable for touringElectricity is charged separately - charged by meter