There are many good reasons to choose Connemara for your next breakaway. The landscape is well-known for being especially beautiful, and the people here are always warm and friendly. The many activities and attractions ensure that your stay will be filled with fun and adventure. Each rental home is very well-appointed, so you will have everything that you’ll need during your stay. You are sure to feel right at home in your holiday rental home in Connemara
Even though the weather in Connemara never gets very hot, and there is quite a bit of rain, you will still find that there is much to do in the out of doors. The nearby beaches, located less than 5 km from Connemara, provide the opportunity for fishing, boating and a variety of other water sports. Cycling and hiking are quite popular here, and the gorgeous scenery makes both of those activities very enjoyable. Golf facilities are located nearby as well. The nightlife in and near Connemara is quite vibrant, and you will find a number of places to enjoy a drink and some music.
There is much to see whilst on holiday to Connemara. Enjoy spending the day at Connemara National Park or enjoy the scenery at other nearby parks and gardens. Historic buildings, such as Kylemore Abbey, dot the landscape and provide a glimpse at what the area may have looked like hundreds of years ago. Many special events take place here each year. The Ocean Volvo Race is in June, Clifden Auto Week in September and the Connemara Pony Show is here each August. Of course, no visit to Ireland would be complete without a stop to an Irish Pub. Enjoy a pint whilst chatting with some locals.
The winters are fairly mild and the summers are never too hot. During the winter the average lows are between 2° and 4° C and average highs are 7° to 10° C. During the spring the average lows are 5° to 7° C and the highs are 12° to 14° C. During the summer the average lows are 10° to 12° C and the average highs are 17° to 19° C. It rains quite a bit in Connemara, so be sure to bring along rain gear so you’ll be prepared.
The closest airport to Connemara is Galway Airport (GWY), which is 110 km away. Another option is Shannon Airport (SNN), which is located 300 km from Connemara. You will need a car for use during your stay.