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Sonas- Bru na Mara

Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Carna, County Galway, Western Ireland
Sonas is a comfortably furnished, fully equipped groundfloor apartment, with its own entrance, adjoining the owner's house. The accommodation consists of a luxurious double bedroom, with en suite Shower/WC, Kitchen area and Sitting/Dining room. It has full access to laundry and drying. Set right at the sea's edge with an open fire, it combines coziness, with an unrivaled view of the historic St MacDara's Island and Mace Harbour from the picnic area outside.

This apartment is particularly suitable for couples, artists or writers. It 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 bea...
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Listing #HL150764
About the Owner
Riona G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2011
Interaction with guests
I personally welcome my guests on arrival, show them every aspect of their accommodation. I provide them with local maps, and a explanation of what is available in the area, to help you get the most out of your holiday. A welcoming pack of Wine, Cheese, Bread, Butter, Eggs, Milk, Tea, Coffee and Sugar. We are available on the premises throughout your stay, if you need any assistance.
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

As far away as you can possibly imagine. We booked for this very reason but the evidence on our car milometer is testament to the fact that this really is a long way from.... Fabulous nonetheless. Very comfortable and everything is exactly as Riona (owner)...More

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R1ona, VR Owner at Sonas- Bru na Mara, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you Trevor and Sue for having stayed with us and for you kind review. The sheer beauty, peace and quiet of my home and surroundings amaze me and I love to share this with my guests. Thank you.

Reviewed 14 July 2014

just returned from an extremely relaxing week in the Sonas apartment. I cant speak highly enough of Riona the owner, who did everything she could to make our stay enjoyable, providing Wine, Cheese, Eggs etc on arrival and spending over an hour with us giving...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2014

A lovely place to stay in a beautiful part of Ireland. I was on holiday on my own and it was perfect for me. Riona was very helpful and friendly. Some reviewers say that they couldn't find it with the directions given - me too...More

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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 6:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Full
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Changeover day in high season is Saturday .
Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit payable on arrival is €100
Deposit required.

Check-in-time after 6 pm or by arrangement
Check-out-time 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy
100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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About the neighbourhood
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, treking, 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... more
Getting around
A car is a necessity, due to the secluded nature of the area.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Knock: 120.0 km
Railway: Galway: 80.0 km
Ferry: Dublin: 300.0 km
From Galway City take the N59 (the Clifden road) to one mile west of Recess village. Turn left onto the R340 and continue to Carna Village. Drive through Carna village, heading west for aproximately 2 miles until you reach the first junction, then take a left, at the top of the steep winding hill keep right at the Y junction. After about 500 metres, turn right at the next junction, and continue until you reach Bru Na Mara at the pier where you can check in.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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