Three words: beautiful, beautiful, beautiful. The place, the people, the house.
We've rented homes on a number of trips but we were just a bit skeptical of this one because there was only one review. As it turned out, it was even better than we expected.
The view of Galway Bay from all the rooms was incredible. The pub just two doors away was very convenient, the food was terrific, and the staff and patrons were incredibly welcoming.
We did day trips to Connemara, Galway, Doolin and the Cliffs of Moher. We took hikes along the Flaggy Shore (right by the house), the Green Road, and lots of other places.
Kinvara, the closest town, had all that we needed including a small but nice farmer's market on Fridays and wonderful music at Connolly's on Sunday.
Bernadette and Seamus, the owners, are wonderful people. They live in Galway and sometimes stay in a suite attached to the house but no worries, it's still very private. As there were just two... more