A 2-storey stone lodge on the grounds of Oranmore Castle with superb panoramic view of Galway Bay is quiet, calm and beautiful. The living room is open-plan, glass-fronted, with a high wooden ceilings. There are 2 double and 1 twin rooms (sleeps 6).
Oranmore Castle is a 15th century Norman keep, restored in 1947 by writer Anita Leslie. It was visited by Sir Shane Leslie friend of W.B. Yeats and Oliver St.John Gogarty, and by sculptress Clare Sheridan, cousin to Winston Churchill.
Seashore walks. 5 minutes to Oranmore village with a wide selections of shops, restaurants and pubs with traditional music.
Interaction with guests
I will be there to meet and welcome guests on arrival, to help you get settled and to give you advice on places to visit and things to do during your stay.
Other things to note
The upstairs living space is open-plan, glass-fronted, with a high wooden ceiling and eclectic furniture. The downstairs comprises 2 double rooms (1 of which is en-suite), a twin room, and a bathroom. (Sleeps 6).
It is a 5 minute walk to Oranmore village with all its amenities, including cafes, restaurants and pubs playing traditional music.
Oranmore village is 5 miles from Galway City famous for its many festivals / The Galway Arts Festival, Cuirt Writer’s Festival and the Galway Races.
We ask that guests recycle their rubbish in the bins provided.
The lodge has a maximum of 6 guests.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
My name is Heather and I am a knitwear designer. I run my own business from my studio shop on the grounds of the Castle. I am inspired by the sea, textiles and the colour turquoise! I manage the rentals of Oranmore Castle lodge during the Summer
and work from Dublin during the rest of the year.