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Seals Cottage, Ballyconneely

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Seals Cottage, Ballyconneely

Magnificent Views From €425 Per Week
2 Bedrooms1 BathroomSleeps 4 BOOK NOW

Connemara Holiday Lettings are delighted to offer this traditional recently renovated style cottage set along the Wild Atlantic Way only 5 mins drive from Clifden Town Centre the Capital of Connemara and Ballyconneely Village. This cosy detached cottage has stunning sea and mountain views, excellent touring base.


Connemara Holiday Lettings are delighted to offer this traditional recently renovated style cottage set along the Wild Atlantic Way only 5 mins drive from Clifden Town Centre the Capital of Connemara and Ballyconneely Village. This cosy detached cottage has stunning sea and mountain views, excellent touring base.

An ideal location for exploring all that the Connemara region has to offer including Kylemore Abbey, Connemara National Park, Connemara Golf Links in Ballyconneely, Dogs & Gurteen Bay in Roundstone and many more attractions and activities are all just a short drive away and waiting to be explored. The area is ideal for those that enjoy activities such as walking, sailing, golf deep sea fishing, cycling, sightseeing, sampling the local cuisine or simply relaxing in front of a cosy fire.

This property is new on our books so don’t delay to avoid disappointment!


2 Bedrooms – Sleeps 4

The main entrance is to the side of the holiday home, leading directly into the sitting room with 2 comfy sofa’s, TV with DVD player, stove fire and ample storage.

The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine.  Dining table that seats four, couch and window overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Mannin Bay & Errislannan Peninsula.

The 2 bedrooms lead off the sitting room area:

Main double bedroom with double bed, carpet flooring, ample storage and window to side of house.

Second bedroom has a king size bed and single bed with carpet flooring, fitted wardrobes, and window to the front with sea views and further window overlooking the side of the house.

There is a Separate shower room

Door to back patio area – large area ideal for dining al-fresco or enjoying a glass of wine in the evening watching the sun set over the bay.

*Please note that the property may not be suitable for small children due to its proximity to the sea.*

Local Info

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.



“Great location, lovely accommodation, a great spot to stay. Very accessible to Clifden, Roundstone area yet far enough away to be restful. Scenery from front of cottage fabulous. Kitchen well equipped and clean. Plenty of space outside for children to play. Nice patio area with sunny aspect, if the weather is good. Would return.”- Joan August 2017


Oil and Electricity is charged at €35 per week.

Linen & Towels are included in the rental rate.

€100 damage deposit is required upon arrival as long as there are no damages or spillages in the property this is fully refunded on the day of departure.


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Agent Yvonne Flaherty

  • Office : +353 95 22669

We have personally visited all of these holiday homes therefore we can guarantee they are to an excellent standard. The majority of homes are family friendly and to make your life easier we can supply a high chair and travel cot (upon request).
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