The Art House 2, Clifden
Excellent Town Location From €480 Per Week
- Ample Parking
- babysitting on request
- BBQ area
- Beautiful Design
- Beautifully furnished - very stylish
- Comfy sitting room with stove fire
- Fabulous walks
- Family Friendly
- Free ample parking
- Free wifi
- Fully equipped Kitchen and large dining table
- Highchair & Travel cot provided
- Less than 5 mins walk to bar & restaurant
- Lots of natural light
- Newly Refurbished
- Patio area ideal for eating Al Fresco
- Privilege Card
- Supermarket around the corner
- Walking distance to Playground
- Xbox with kinect and games
The Art House is fully equipped, 2 bathrooms, 2 double rooms, 1 single room, games room with double pull out sofa, free internet service, patio area with bbq with ample dining and relaxing area.
We are delighted to offer this stunning newly refurbished modern 4 bedroom holiday home in the heart of Clifden, the Capital of Connemara, Co Galway along the Wild Atlantic Way. 3 min walk to Clifden town centre, Station House complex is on your doorstep offering bars, gourmet restaurants, coffee shops, hairdressers, leisure centre, theatre and boutiques.
The Art House is a modern, stylish holiday home providing a perfect setting to enjoy dining, lounging around after a fun filled day touring Connemara.
This home is a parents dream offering a games room with X-box & Kinect for kids/teenagers, large comfy reclining sofas with Tv, free internet service, travel cot and highchair. The highlight of this rental home is the patio area:- fully enclosed, gated entrance to the side, strategically illuminated for al fresco dining and evening enjoyment. Elegant artwork is displayed throughout the house which lends a distinctive atmosphere to this house.
The Art house is an end of terraced house situated in a small housing estate next door the Station House Hotel set over 3 floors.
Start making memories with loved ones in this relaxed and inspiring home-away-from-home. We are already looking forward to meeting you !
We are delighted to let you know that upon arrival you will receive a ‘Privilage Card’ from Connemara Lettings this offers you excellent reductions on activities and events in the surrounding areas. Please call us for further information.
Ground floor comprising of:
Kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, washer/dryer, electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, breakfast bar, window overlooking the front.
The reception room is a bright and airy room, dining table seating upto 6 people, a large corner sofa with recliner (kids will love !!). On the chillier evenings there is a wood burning stove perfect to snug upto and relax with a good book and glass of wine. There is a door leading to a stunning patio area with dining area, comfy seating, BBQ, shed ideal for golf clubs/buggies/wet gear.
Bedroom 1: Single bedroom with fitted wardrobe and window overlooking the front of the house.
Bedroom 2: Double bed with fitted wardrobes and window overlooking the rear of the house .
Bathroom comprising of a bath, shower overhead, sink unit & WC.
Bedroom 3: Master bedroom with fitted wardrobe, velux windows, ensuite shower room comprising of a shower, sink unit, WC, mirror with mood lighting.
Bedrooms 4: (Playroom) Single sofa bed (only suitable for a child), TV, Xbox and Kinect. Perfect kids / teenagers den to relax after a fun filled day !
There is ample free parking to the side of the house.
Gated entrance to the patio area.
- Strictly no smoking or pets
Clifden town ‘the Capital of Connemara’ is oozing history, heritage, culture & traditions of Irish Music and Dance. This vibrant town has an array of shops selling top quality gifts, trinket souvenirs and handmade knits but to name a few! You will also find boutiques, antique shops and art galleries. There are cosy coffee shops, pubs from the genuine ‘quaint-Irish’ to the more trendy where entertainment is plentiful. Whatever your taste in music you will find a selection of traditional, modern music and dance. Clifden has a reputation for the West’s ‘Gourmet Capital’ – for its fine restaurants. Take the kids to the town playground where they can have fun on the swings or have a kick about in the pitch beside it!
A must visit is the ruins of the old D’Arcy mansion, Clifden Castle. Along the Sky Road is a gateway leading to the castle. Once a Gothic Mansion, the D’Arcy’s lived here until 1850 when the estate was sold to the Eyre Family who lived here at intervals until the castle fell into ruin in the early 20th century.
There are many fine festivals to enjoy throughout the year in Connemara. Most full of music, dance, fun, laughter, activities and games for the young and the young-at-heart. The most well known and oldest of all is the Clifden Community Arts Festival which offers a superb range of poetry readings, lectures, recitals, traditional music, concerts and comedy
At the summit of the Sky Road peninsula there is Eyrephort beach at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean.
For those Rainy Days, the Station House Theatre shows the latest movies throughout the week. The theatre also runs live family friendly shows suitable for all ages throughout the summer season. The Station House Leisure Centre have 3 day and weekly passes available for visitors to purchase, which allow you access to the hotel’s gym, swimming pool, steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi!
Why not visit Dan O’Haras homestead (8 minute drive from Clifden town on the N59); an award winning heritage centre which offers a fascinating glimpse of rural Ireland in the mid-nineteenth century. Visitors can enjoy a carriage ride through the centre and see demonstrations of turf cutting, sheep herding and other traditional tasks.
Explore Connemara on an electric bike which can be hired from All Things Connemara (on Market Street) or take part in a bike tour with Connemara Cycling Tours (also on Market Street)
Clifden Friday Market takes place every Friday on Market Square where you will find a wide variety of producers selling their fresh produce to the general public. Be sure to arrive early, as most of the produce and stalls are gone by noon. There’s a good selection of organic vegetables, homemade breads, pies, herbs, fruits, flowers, plants and some clothing.
Clifden has probably the best fishing waters in Europe. The scenery in this area is spectacular on land and at sea with a great variety of seabirds and wildlife, including seals and dolphins. Why not spend the day sea angling? Pack a picnic and spend the day on the beautiful briny sea! Call John at the Celtic Queen on 095-21069 or on 0862484674
Approximately, 4km from Clifden Town Centre, you will find a delightful Pitch and Putt course, which is suitable for all ages and a great activity that the whole family will enjoy!
Connemara has long been regarded as the real emerald of Ireland ‘Connemara is a savage beauty’ Oscar Wilde. Connemara’s landscape will take your breath away, golf competitions and horse riding on wonderful open grassland. . Boat races, regattas, music festivals, marathons, activity events all take place throughout the year.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS IN AND AROUND THE CONNEMARA AREA, PLEASE BROWSE THE “THINGS TO DO” SECTION ON OUR WEBSITE
“5 Star, Win Win!! The house and all its details were exactly as advertised. We walked no more than 3-7 minutes to wonderful shopping, groceries, spa, restaurants and pubs. Clifden is a beautiful, active town with lots to see and do. Our hosts, Toni and Michael were as nice as can be and very helpful. I highly recommend this property and would definitely return”-Joan October 2018
“Home from Home. A great house for families .The garden is an added bonus for the Summer evenings . We will definitely be back.”-Barbara August 2018
“The property was very suitable for our needs on holidays & had excellent facilities for small children. A very nice property for us who had little ones.it was clean & a lot of thought went into the refurb.”-Moira August 2018
“The Art House is a beautiful, spotless home stocked with all the amenities you need during a holiday. The outdoor area is a huge added bonus to relax or eat a meal. We loved being able to walk to town. Michael was wonderful to deal with and very reposnsive. I highly recommend especially if you have children! We hope to be back again for a stay.”
The Electricity is metered upon arrival and departure.
Linen & Towels are inclusive in the rental rate.
Please note that €100 security deposit is required upon arrival. As long as there are no breakages or damage to the property this will be refunded on departure.
Check-in time is between 4pm & 6pm (If you require a later check-in time please let us know)
Check-out time is 10am on day of departure.
Please note that most restaurants & cafes in the area have free internet access.