About this listing
Come and stay in 'Red Sails', our much loved family vacation holiday home in Carna a traditional Connemara seaside village. Located within 5 minutes of many golden sandy beaches. Ideally positioned to visit all the attractions of Connemara.
Just a few minutes from long sandy beaches, 'Red Sails' offers luxury self-catering accommodation for up to 9 people. Built in 2007, the house has been decorated with elegant designer furnishings to offer a comfortable holiday home.
With plenty of space, 'Red Sails' is ideal for a family gatherings, a special occasion or a get together with a group of friends. It's situated right in the heart of beautiful Connemara within walking distance of a great local pub, family run hotel and village store. All of the beaches seen here are within a few minutes of the house and village.
Our holiday house is very well equipped and has many extras such as buckets/spades and deckchairs for the beach, swap & share reading books, an open peat fire for the evenings and the large rear garden is fully enclosed and safe for children.
We also provide free Wi-Fi.
Prices are from €300 - €675 per week for 4 people.
Add €20 per extra person per week. There is a maximum of 9 guests.
Saturday to Saturday bookings are preferred in April - Sept.
There may be an extra cost for arrivals/departures other than on a Saturday but we will be as flexible as possible. Please ask for the price for your selected dates and I will get back to you immediately.
Our 4 bedrooms can sleep 9 guests in a mixture of twin and kingsize beds. There are 2 ensuite bathrooms and a main family bathroom. Only 2 mins walk to Hotel/Restaurant/Irish pub and shop.
Fully enclosed rear garden.
Our prices are inclusive of all linen and towels, electricity, final clean and an open fire starter pack.
Our caretaker BB lives nearby and is a wonderful help to all our guests. She will be there to meet you and explain everything.
There is an information box at the house and plenty of reading books and local guide books. We have games & DVD's (boardgames & jigsaws etc. ) in case of a rainy day, and beach gear (buckets & spades, fishing nets,deckchairs, wind breakers, ) .
Our house is located in the village and is within 100 metres of a few shops, 2 pubs and a family-run hotel that serves lovely home cooked food all day .
There are 5 beautiful sandy beaches within a few minutes of the house (maps & directions provided) and numerous walks along quiet country lanes or up the many hills (and mountains) nearby.
It is possible to go river and lake fishing for salmon/trout.
"Red Sails" is our own holiday home and we spend time there ourselves throughout the year.
We have made the house very homely and comfortable and our beds are of a very good quality.
The bedrooms are as follows:
1...Large Double bed(5ft or 150cm) with en-suite shower room
2...2 Single beds...upstairs
3...Large Double bed with en-suite shower room...downstairs
4...Large double bed & 1 single bed ...downstairs
Welcome to beautiful Connemara.
Carna is a gaeltacht speaking area where locals speak in both gaelic and english. Connemara is a walkers and fishermans paradise. Some of the finest beaches in Connemara are within 5 minutes of Carna. The air is fresh and clean as it is straight in from the wild atlantic ocean. The sound of the seagulls flying over is the sound of the sea. We also can hear the cuckoo which is a disappearing elsewhere.
We ask all our guests to respect our property as they would their own. Please leave our house clean and tidy, as you found it.
We encourage weekly bookings from Saturday to Saturday and our prices may be change outside of this.
All linen & towels, electricity, fire starter pack, and final clean are included in price.
Home heating Oil is an extra charge and is meter read on arrival and charged at cost price.
Prices are based on 4 guests. There is a €10 extra charge per extra person per week.
About the Host, Ann
Hi, my name is Ann. I am married and have 2 children. I am a Healthcare teacher . Our family love spending time on the west coast where the air is fresh and clean and the sky and the mountains change colour every 5 minutes, a painters paradise.
Connemara is the right place to completely relax and de-stress. Go visit Peter in "Morans pub" for a great pint of Guinness and chat.