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Delightful detached stone house on 5 acres beside Aughrus beach, panoramic views

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, sleeps 8, 2 bathrooms

'Bedrock' is a very comfortable, homely house beside Aughrus beach, with stunning views of the Atlantic ocean and the Twelve Bens. It stands on 5 acres and backs onto Aughrus lake.

3 bedrooms - 2 bathrooms (one which is en suite), and kitchen come dining area fully equipped with dishwasher and microwave.

There is a gas barbecue, 2 beach chairs and a table tennis table in the detached garage. The washing machine and tumble dryer are also in there too.

Pets allowed.

The house is a short drive from Renvyle House Hotel, the Connemara National Park and Kylemore Abbey. It is a 10 minute drive to a selection of restaurants, shops and bars in Clifden town.

There is a five star scuba diving resort in Killary, 30 minute drive time.

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cleggan in County Galway

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • beach
  • rural
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , ensuite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , ground floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , upstairs with ensuite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , ground floor
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , bunk beds and two singles, ground floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , double sofa bed on gallery upstairs
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

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Delightful detached stone house on 5 acres beside Aughrus beach, panoramic views
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews

Great house

  • 4 of 5

This property really impressed us. The location was great - very scenic - with a lovely small cove / beach close by. We brought our two dogs so the outbuilding was wonderful.

Its location close to Cleggan and Omey beach really suited us as we did not wish to stay in Clifden .

The house was very very comfortable - and very well equipped with good quality equipment.

The lady who manages the property was most helpful and only a phonecall away - we will definitely be renting this property again next summer.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and delighted you enjoyed your holiday!
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Great family get away.

  • 5 of 5

The house is large and only seconds to the beach. It has everything you could ask for and if you have forgotten something Sweeney's is only a few minutes away with pub, restarant and market. An absolute must for the quiet getaway.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stunning property in a beautiful part of Ireland

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at this house, homely and clean. We were very impressed with the size and comfort, not to mention the location. We would definitely recommend this for families or couples.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great House !!

  • 5 of 5

this House is so beautiful with a great landscape! its modern and familiar. we'll come again !!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Nov-2014
  • Date of Stay: October 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Warm Modern Clean Cosy

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in Bedrock during July14. The house is superbly equipped and very clean – we had an infant with us so this was paramount – we has no worries at all in this house. A real comfy yet modern building that is laid out with great thought and attention to detail. The table tennis room is good when weather turns wet. Unlike a lot of houses in area (of which we have stayed in many over the years) this house really feels like a nice holiday home - and not an overused/rented investment property. Really looking forward to getting back to Aughrusbeg next year – we will be booking this house/home again. A great spot in a wonderful part of the world.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house in a great location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house with a very comfortable feel, plenty of space and all you need provided. The location is beautiful and peaceful with great sea views and is just a short walk to some small sandy beaches. There is a well-stocked shop in Claddaghduff and plenty of life in Clifden. The owner was very helpful and easy to deal with - we would love to visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Claddaghduff or Cleggan
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Ferry from Cleggan to Inishbofin
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
80 Kilometres
Galway or Westport
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Aughrus peninsula is one of the most beautiful areas in the West of Ireland. It is a fifteen minute drive from the capital of Connemara, Clifden, where there are restaurants, bars, shops and banking facilities.

Cleggan is a fishing village which has a ferry running to Inisbofin.

Omey Island is famous for its beauty and lovely walks just 2km away, which can be reached by car or on foot when the tide is out.

Cleggan head lies on the north of Cleggan bay. It is a privately owned sheep farm but walkers are permitted without dogs.

Kylemore Abbey is a 20 minute drive where you can visit the famous Abbey, long walks and the walled gardens. There is also tea rooms there.

Connemara National Park in Letterfrack is a ten minute drive where you can climb Diamond Hill and have refreshments after.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cleggan, County Galway

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
8 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2018 - 4 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
5 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £131

Please note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (Euro), before use of the conversion tool. The conversion tool is provided for your convenience only.

- Heating and electricity are extra, charged at cost by meter readings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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