Perched on the western edge of Co. Galway adjacent to the Connemara Golf Club, this property occupies a scenic quiet location, yet is only about 5 miles from Clifden. Murlach Lodge is an excellent base to get around to all activities in the vicinity. The property has 8 bedrooms (sleeps 22) - Ideal house for group of families holidaying together or a large number of friends. The house has central heating and there is a large secure drive way at the front of the house. The property is a 5 minute walk from Ballyconneely village; which has 2 shops, post office, pub/restaurant, and playground
There is a large entry hall, with a window facing the road. A table filled with loads of local information & brochure is available for your convenience. There is a downstairs guest toilet with sink.
Sitting room/dining room:
The house has a very large open plan sitting/dining room with a large TV, CD player and 6 high back chairs, large window facing the front of the house. The dining area, which seats 12 people, boasts large windows facing the side and back of the house with scenic lake views
Off the sitting/dining room, you have a large kitchen with fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, grill, electric hob & oven, dish washer. There is dining table which seats 6 people. A large window, over the sink, faces the back of the house.
There are 4 Bedrooms downstairs - All are double en-suite with shower. 3 face the front of the house and 1 faces the back. Each bedroom in the house is individually furnished with different sizes and aspects. All downstairs bedrooms have mounted flat screen TVs.
Upstairs, there are 4 large bedrooms:
3 of the bedrooms (1, 2, 3) have a double & single bed and the windows over look the back of the house. Each of these bedrooms has en-suites, large wardrobes and flat screen TVs. Bedroom 1 has en-suite bath & shower. Bed room 4, the largest bedroom in the house; has 1 double & 2 single beds. It has two windows which face the back and front of the house. There is a flat screen TV, large wardrobe and en-suite shower.
There is a patio area at the back of the house with scenic lake and mountain views.
For avid golfers, Ballyconneely golf course is in close driving distance to the house. Enjoy an early morning round on a fresh summer morning.
The Point Pony trekking centre will ensure a fun family day out on one of their pony treks. A unique Connemara experience!
Take a tour of the Connemara Smoke House and watch how the salmon it traditionally prepared for smoking and enjoy a tasting of their delicious smoked salmon! Tours operate every Wednesday during the summer months at 3pm!
What about afternoon lunch in the beautiful fishing village of Roundstone and afterwards let the kids enjoy some time on the Monkey Bars in the Village playground? The village has an ample amount of excellent bars and restaurants. Its traditional craft centre; selling locally produced handmade pottery, jewellery and instruments! Your one stop shop for unique gifts to bring home.
Roundstone is teeming with festivals and events during the summer months, such as the local regatta and the pony show; all of which are great family days out!
Looking to experience some traditional Irish music, Irish nights take place in the upper community hall, every Wednesday at 8:30pm, all ages welcome!
Starting the beginning of June; there will be a local market in the village with stalls selling fresh local produce and crafts. Well worth a visit.
Fishing trips suitable for all the family! Catch and cook your own dinner!! Don’t have great sea legs? Take a trip down to the pier. Local fishermen are well known for selling their fresh catch at the end of the day!
The village of Roundstone lies on the western arm of Bertraghboy bay in Connemara, Co. Galway, 48 miles (77km) north-west of Galway city. This Connemara village is beautifully set on one of the most spectacular coastal drives in Ireland overlooking the Atlantic at the foot of Errisbeg Mountain.
Over the years Roundstone village in Connemara has attracted national and international artists to work in Roundstone. Checkout Yvonne Kings Studio and the Stable Gallery which features contemporary art.
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Ballyconneely Village is only a 5 minute walk away. There is also a playground.
Roundstone is a beautiful little fishing village has stunning harbour views, fabulous restaurants serving fresh seafood. Must visit is Malachy’s Bohran making shop. There are 2 white sandy beaches, Gurteen & Dog’s bay make sure and bring your swimsuit! Ballyconneely has a championship golf link course, fabulous white sandy beaches and a great surfers delight – DunLoughin Beach.
Clifden the Capital of Connemara is approximately 10 miles with its gourmet restaurnats, great coffee shops, art galleries, live music and Station House Theatre.
Checkout ‘Things to do’ on the main menu of the website. Full detail of activities and events in Connemara throughout the year
Oil and electricity is charged separately. Linen & towels are inclusive in the price
€250 security deposit is required on arrival. As long as there are no breakages or damage to the property this will be fully refunded on day of departure.