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Sonas Exterior

Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Sonas is a 3 star, fully furnished groundfloor apartment adjoining the owner's house. It is set right at the sea's edge with an open fire, it combines cosiness, with an unrivalled view of the historic St MacDara's Island and Mace Harbour. This apartment, known as the honeymoon suite, is particularly suitable for couples, or for 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 sandy beaches at Moyrus and Mynish are a real treat. The apartment is the ideal base for a comfortable, restful and relaxing holiday, with so much outdoor activity on your doorstep.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Moyrus 1 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Galway 80 km, Nearest railway: Galway 80 km
Family friendly Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking

The County Galway/County Clare region

Connemara is a unique and varied holiday destination, that is full of constant surprises. A single drive can take you from mountains and lakes, through wild bogland, to inlets and unspoiled beaches. It is the perfect place for hiking, fishing, swimming, boating, cycling, climbing, or eating and relaxing and taking in the local culture if you prefer.

You are at the very edge of Europe here, and it is the perfect place to get away from it all. There truly is nowhere like it anywhere else.


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.

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23 Aug 2014


"Séjour de bien-être"

Location a répondu à nos exigences. L'endroit est sublime, environnement sain. La propriétaire est très charmante et serviable. Moi et mon mari nous avons savouré ce séjour. L'endroit… More

14 Jul 2014


"Unwind, Relax and enjoy the hospitality"

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, Egg… More

15 Jun 2014


"Relaxing and beautiful location"

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 wi… More

18 May 2014


"Perfect hospitality"

We stayed in Bru na mara for a week, which was ideal for us as we like to get away from crowds and the usual tourist centres. The appartment was exceptionally clean and tastefully decorated and the &q… More

3 Feb 2014


"Didnt want to leave."

Absoutely loved it, stayed there with my girlfriend as she was home on holidays from her erasmus year. Riona was an exceptional hostess, very nice. Cottage was beautiful, frontroom was very cosy with … More

25 Nov 2012


"Nice holiday in the nature of Connemara"

Bru na Mara is a very very nice place to relax and enjoy the great nature of Connemara. It is directly on the sea, where your are able to make wondeful walks in the rough and beautiful part of Ireland… More

26 Sep 2012


"Very cosy and quiet place, in front of the sea"

Very resourcing place with all confort you need and good advices of the owners for walking and visiting Connemara… More

1 May 2012



Nous avons séjourné en groupe dans ce lieu magique. Nous étions dans 3 lieux différents et nous retrouvions pour les repas dans le plus grand des cottages. le paysage est saisissant, nous sommes a… More

11 Mar 2012


"Cosy place"

Bru Na Mara is a very nice place for enjoying the sea, the air and the surrounding beautiful nature of Connemara. It is a beautiful and cosy location at the end of a little road. The seaview with some… More

20 Jan 2012


"Stay Experience"

Pros: very quiet, near the ocean, very good houses for a reasonable price, very welcoming hostess, free wi-fi.Cons: hard to find the way, far from Galway.Resume: A very nice place to pass the holiday… More

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  • 3 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:08 Oct 2014

Based in Ireland

Languages spoken
  • English

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