cozy artists retreat inverin galway

Private room
2 Guests
1 Bed
Per Night
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This sign sits at the top of our road, so you know where to go!

This sign sits at the top of our road, so you know where to go!

The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s) and Cat(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: No Charge
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

Our house is in an area named Minna, Inverin which is on the coast road, R336, a straight run of 40 minutes from Galway ,in Connemara on the shores of Galway Bay , and the sea/beach is just at the end of our road. It is our family home and we are a creative group of people.We have an organic garden and orchard, and we also have three cats and a dog so this keeps us busy. . We also have hens providing us with free range eggs. Our house is filled with interest, colour, warmth, and is peaceful.This is an inspiring landscape for artists,poets,writers,musicians and anyone aspiring to creativity.

The room has a double bed, and plenty of storage with an open plan wardrobe and chest of drawers with a shared bathroom.

We'll provide tea, coffee, free range eggs,juice and toast for breakfast, but we're open to other arrangements by request.

As for local attractions, we are very near the airport that services the Aran islands and also near the port for getting a ferry to the islands. We are about an hours drive from Connemara National Park.There are also great walks to be taken on the shore or up on the bog where we save the turf for winter fuel. There are plenty of friendly pubs, music, places to eat. a beach nearby for swimming, fishing from the shore or a chance to go on a boat from Spiddal which is just 13 kilometers away. There is a bus service which takes about 40 minutes, but occasionally faster depending on traffic.

Guest Access

Their bedroom/bathroom, dining, sunroom, garden

Interaction with Guests

Generally we are here. Sometimes we may have a prior engagement that evening, when that happens we make arrangements for the guests to enter the listing. Once there we engage with them as much as they wish

The Neighborhood

The walk to the beach, the many small roads, named boreens, that lead to the beach and the bog . Spiddal Craft Centre is not far and has a great collection of craft workers, you can watch them work and perhaps buy some of their produce. Fishing from the rocks or from a boat, cycling, hiking, Finish the day in a luxurious seaweed bath.

Getting Around

Loads of parking space. Public transport about six times a day each way however none at night.
Taxi service.

Other Things to Note

There is a film studio named SOLAS about a half mile from our house. When work is in production there we can provide accommodation at an agreed rate for longer stays for people who come and work on set . .

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House Rules

No smoking upstairs in bedroom.

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2 nights minimum stay
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About the Host, Lelia

Galway, Ireland
Member since September 2012


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