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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
For a relaxing holiday with plenty of sea air RADHARC ALAINN is the perfect location. As the name suggests ('stunning views' in Irish) the apartment is situated right on the sea front in the picturesque little harbour village of Kinvara. Sit and watch the traditional sailing boats going out to sea all day long or go for a walk along the seashore and in the evening watch the sun go down on Galway Bay.
Savour the comfort and cosiness of this newly built apartment with fully fitted kitchen, tv, unlimited wireless internet and electric stove with real fire effect. Binoculars provided for bird watching at low tide. Private terraced back garden with BBQ table and chairs. Avail of the numerous shops, restaurants, pubs with live music only a couple of minutes walking distance away. A perfect base for visiting Kinvara, its mediaeval castle Dunguire, the martello tower at Auginish, Tracht beach, the Burren mountains, the Cliffs of Moher, Galway city, Connemara and much much more.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||TRACHT 5 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: GALWAY 25 km, Nearest railway: GALWAY 28 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment is situated on the ground floor of this newly built property. The living area including kitchen is looking right out at the sea. You can cook, dine & relax after your meal while looking out at the sea & the boats. The two bedrooms are at the back of the apartment, each with french doors leading out to the back garden. One bedroom has an en suite with a thermostatic shower, toilet & wash hand basin. The main bathroom has a beautiful bath & thermostatic shower, toilet & wash hand basin. There is oil central heating with a timer, and in the bathroom & en suite there is also an electric heater for extra comfort after your shower. In the living area, we also have an electric heater which gives an open fire effect which is very cosy in the winter months. The kitchen area is fully equiped with a dishwasher, washer/dryer, spacious fridge & spacious freezer, oven, microwave.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a private terraced back garden with BBQ table and chairs. A real sun trap.
Available all year round for seasonal rentals.
About this location
The Western Ireland region
KINVARA is situated only 25 minutes drive from GALWAY city (going north) and is the gateway to NORTH CLARE & the BURREN mountains, only 10 minutes away (going south).North clare is well reknowned for the limestone landscape of the BURREN REGION, the CLIFFS OF MOHER, ALLIWEE CAVES. Galway is a bustling dynamic mediaevel town with its annual ARTS FESTIVAL, the GALWAY RACES and its OYSTER FESTIVAL. BOAT TRIPS are available from galway to the famous ARAN ISLANDS. Galway is also the gateway to the CONEMARA region. Ireland's longest river, the SHANNON is only an hour away. COOLE PARK the home of Lady Gregory and the place of inspiration for a lot of WB YEATs poetry is only 15 minutes drive away, where you can enjoy beautiful FOREST WALKS. Gort GOLF COURSE is within easy driving distance of kinvara.
Kinvara is a small seaside village renowned for its MEDIAEVAL CASTLE (DUNGUIRE) with banquets during the summer evenings, its traditional boat festival in august (CRUINNU NA MBAD), its traditional music festival in may (FLEADH NA GCUACH) and its hurling festival. BOAT TRIPS are available from the quay during the summer months. A FARMERS MARKET is open every friday morning (from April to October ) with LIVE TRADITIONAL MUSIC. Kinvara has all the amenities necessary to enjoy a relaxing holiday - seafood restaurants, pizzeria, pubs with live music, a sports bar, 2 supermarkets, a pharmacy, post office, health food shop, hairdressers, beauticiens, seaweed treatment clinic- ALL WITHIN 3 MINUTES WALK FROM THE APARTMENT.
For children there is a lovely CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND and for young and old an ALL WEATHER PITCH available for playing tennis, football etc.
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29 Oct 2014
We were only two so we did not get value for money as we had a spare bedroom. However I would have to say great location, lovely view of the bay. Great kitchen with every utensil you would need.… More
15 Jun 2014
"Perfect apartment with a great view"
We absolutely loved staying at Radharc Alainn. The 2 bedroom PLUS 2 baths made a nice break as this was the end of a 2 week visit to Ireland where we had previously only had 1 bath for the 3 of us. … More
18 Sep 2013
"It is just as nice as the Pictures"
Perfect location with a beautiful view on the Quay. The pictures accurately show the apartment and the view. The restaurants, pubs and grocery store were just a short walk away. Looking forward to … More
12 Aug 2012
"Charming, comfortable and relaxing week in Kinvara"
Such a lovely apartment overlooking Kinvara bay with its 3 living room windows so we could watch the tides come in and out and see all the sea birds. The accommodation was very comfortable, 2 good bathrooms, good dining area and kitchen. The view was probably the best thing about it and its position in the village (which is gorgeous). Kitchen could have had a bit more equipment (casserole dishes) but was generally good. Only other suggestions: a DVD player as TV is limited and maybe the oil tank in garden could be covered with trellis although we didn't use the garden much as the weather wasn't warm enough. Other than that it was all clean, light and quiet. The lady who cleans was very sweet and owner very helpful.
21 Jun 2012
"Great peaceful apartment in a lovely spot"
The pictures are absolutely accurate - this is a pleasant apartment with views from the lounge straight onto the fishing boats in the bay. The kitchen is well equipped, with most things you need alre… More
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