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Old Post Office Cottage

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Cottage is in Ballycrissane, Portumna Co Galway Ireland . Rural setting,on small sheep farm.This 300 year old cottage is restored in traditional style, that retain the character of a bygone age.3 star rating.Comfortable accommodation sleeps 4 persons.2 bedrooms , living diningroom with solid fuel stove,Liscannor stone flour, antique dresser.Bathroom with shower and toilet. Separate fully fitted kitchen with electric cooker, micro wave oven ,fridge.Storage heating extra.This is an ideal location for touring Cliffs of Moher, Burren region.Connemara ,Kylemore Abbey,Ceide Fields in Co Mayo where history comes alive. Local attractions Portumna Castle and gardens,Portumna work house, Marina ,Forest Park with miles of walking trails.Birr Castle and gardens,Clonmacnoise , Slieve Blooms.W alking ,Golfing,Fishing on river Shannon near bye,Water sport, Go Karting,Horse Riding,Tracing Family Roots,

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Galway 60 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Shannon 60 km, Nearest railway: Ballinasloe 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player, Boat available
General Central heating, TV, CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking

The County Galway/County Clare region

Situated in Ballycrissane 8km from Portumna town in Co Galway.Ballycrissane is a small village in rural Sout East Galway, Consisting of Shop , Church ,School , Community Center.and Local cemetary.Also The Mighty River Shannon a hugh asset to area.


Situated in peaceful rural settings on a small farm in close proxemity to the River Shannon. An ideal base for anyone planning day-trips to Galway City, the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara, Clonmacnoise, Birr Castle and various other locations in Ireland. Situated just 8km from Portumna, a vibrant town which has much to offer the visiting tourist with activities like boat trips, a visit to the workhouse and various scenic routes near Portumna Castle and the Marina. Portumna offers a wide variety of pubs and restaurants of excellent quality including Modena, O'Meara's and The Ferry Inn, and Dysons. Also Seasons restaurant in Killimor.

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16 Aug 2014


"Lovely cottage"

We have been spending a week in the Old Post Office. When we arrived, a good fire was waiting for us. That was Lena's touch, the owner of the cottage. It was a really nice house for 4 people wher… More

7 Aug 2014


"The house was lovely in a nice quiet place"

Central location, owner very nice and very helpful. we had a great tine in Galway. we travelled around the area went to Turoe farm which was great… More

24 Jun 2014


"A true taste of Ireland"

If you want to experience the real Ireland, I highly recommend you book a stay at the Old Post Office in Ballycrissane, County Galway, near Portumna. It is a charming 2 bedroom cottage with a full kit… More

29 Oct 2013


"A Perfect Getaway."

We have stayed in The Old Post Office before and keep going back because it is perfect for us. Lena is so warm and welcoming she makes you feel very special. She is always so helpful and the house is … More

24 Aug 2013


"Great Trip"

This was our second time staying in one of Cummins Cottages and was a lovely stay again. The area is very quiet and great place to relax and get away from it all. The Old Post Office cottage and groun… More

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