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Holiday home in Ballard – Home 63009 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Holiday home in Ballard – Home 63009

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  • House
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

House / 3 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Ballard, near the village of Clonbur (Irish - An Fhairche) is in part of the Gaeltacht or Irish-speaking region of North Connemara. Located between Loughs Corrib and Mask, this region is endowed with lakes, streams, mountains and woodlands.

Lough Corrib and Lough Mask have earned worldwide recognition from anglers and fishermen and Ballard is centrally located for both lakes. Explore the lakeshores, take a cruise, visit the numerous islands on Lough Corrib - "there is one for every day of the year". If you're feeling adventurous, Petersburgh Activity Centre on Lough Mask offers sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and caving.

Hillwalkers of all ability will enjoy access to walks on Mount Gable or to trails on the Partry Mountains and Connemara. Cyclists can skirt the lakes or choose a lower gear and tackle the quiet routes through the hills.

Further details

Pets allowed (Fully Trained)

No smoking at this property

Suitable for children

Further

Ballard, near the village of Clonbur (Irish - An Fhairche) is in part of the Gaeltacht or Irish-speaking region of North Connemara. Located between Loughs Corrib and Mask, this region is endowed with lakes, streams, mountains and woodlands.

Lough Corrib and Lough Mask have earned worldwide recognition from anglers and fishermen and Ballard is centrally located for both lakes. Explore the lakeshores, take a cruise, visit the numerous islands on Lough Corrib - "there is one for every day of the year". If you're feeling adventurous, Petersburgh Activity Centre on Lough Mask offers sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and caving.

Hillwalkers of all ability will enjoy access to walks on Mount Gable or to trails on the Partry Mountains and Connemara. Cyclists can skirt the lakes or choose a lower gear and tackle the quiet routes through the hills.

Further details

Pets allowed (Fully Trained)

No smoking at this property

Suitable for children

Further details indoors

Wood Burning Stove

Further details outdoors

Enclosed decked area
4 Deck Chairs.

Location description from owner

The Western Ireland region

Clonbur is located between Lough Corrib and Lough Mask both of which are renowned top class angling lakes.
These fresh water lakes provide excellent swimming amenities, and the opportunities to visit many of their islands.

The nearby Mount Gable offers those who like to stroll an easy climb and a panoramic view with breath-taking beauty. On a clear day one can view Clare, Mayo and the Connemara Mountains from its easily accessible summit. A great place for hill walkers both amature and those more adept.

For those seeking outdoor pursuits the nearby Petersburg Outdoor Centre offers windsurfing, canoeing, pot-holing, abseiling and also local nature trails, while a short drive away (30 mins) Delphi Adventure Centre/ Lodge Spa offers a range of outdoor sports including sea-kayaking, surfing, diving, mountain biking, rock-climbing and a range of other activities.

Ballard

The townland of Ballard is 2 miles from the charming village of Clonbur. The people of Clonbur are very friendly and welcoming. You will find a well stocked supermarket, a post office and 3 pubs (two with restaurants) to entertain you and your family/group.

Adjacent to the village, Clonbur Woods offers woodland and lakeside walks. A 7 mins drive to Cong Village (home of the "Quite Man" Movie) is the publically accessible grounds and estate of Ashford Castle.

Other towns within 30 minutes drive include Galway City, Westport, Castlebar, Leenaun and Roundstone. Connemara beaches such as Leitirgeish and Glaslaun are 40 minutes drive.

Local Events:
Mayfly (last 2 weeks of May/First week of June)
Galway arts festival (last 2 weeks July)
Galway races ( last week July/ 1st week August)
Connemara Pony Show, Clifden (mid to late August)
Galway Oyster Festival (September)

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 4 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 2 En suites

Amenities

  • Private garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Boat available
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Linen provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Paul K
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Calendar updated::
31 Aug 2015
Based in:
Ireland
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Languages spoken: English


This House has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 19 Jun 2008. Located in County Galway, it has 1 review with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £0.

The property’s calendar was last updated on 31 Aug 2015.

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