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Luxurious Penthouse Apt. in Village (Ard View) overlooking Roundstone Harbou

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

1 Bedroom Self-catering Penthouse Apartment With Panoramic Sea Views

This is an exclusive self-catering luxurious property situated in the middle of Roundstone village. If you require a different sea view every time you look out your window, this is the apartment for you.

The Ard View apartment has plenty of free parking outside the door and there is free WIFI available. It has oil fired central heating, a beautiful hand-crafted kitchen, all modern appliances, a dishwasher, washing machine and dryer and a large flat screen television.

The bedroom which possesses a very comfortable queen sized bed has the very best quality linen. This luxurious apartment boasts its very own Jacuzzi bath; the perfect place to relax after the numerous beach and hill walks which surround the beautiful village of Roundstone. Indeed, the world famous Dogs Bay and Gurteen beaches are less than 2 km from the village - both beaches boast miles of golden sand, crystal clean waters and are a swimmer's delight.

Situated a few metres from Roundstone House Hotel (Vaughan's) and O'Dowd's Seafood Bar and Restaurant, this apartment couldn't be more centrally located.

What better way to finish off your evening than taking your glass of wine onto the balcony and watching the boats return to the harbour with their catch of the day. Pure heaven!

(During High Season, rentals are from Saturday to Saturday).

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Member since: 2014
Speaks English
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Calendar last updated:
22 January, 2017


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

Luxurious Penthouse Apt. in Village (Ard View) overlooking Roundstone Harbou
average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews

Beautiful Penthouse with Stunning Views

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have just spent a week in this lovely comfortable apartment, it's all that the description says it is and more. Lots of little extra touches that were much appreciated (love the china sheep on the kitchen worktop!). having dishwasher tablets, kitchen rolls & tissues etc. was also very helpful. Very comfortable bed with quality linens and pillows. The all round views are stunning, watching the sunrise from the kitchen is a view to remember. We struggled to think of any improvements to Ard View, the only minor things we could think of was perhaps a wall clock in the lounge/kitchen area and a plastic beaker in the bathroom for use as a tooth mug as I was worried about having to use a glass tumbler from the kitchen. We didn't meet Ann during our stay but were looked after very well by her daughter Orla who owns & runs The Bogbean B&B & Café which is below the apartment. She was always ready to answer any questions and give suggestions about trips in the surrounding area. The village of Roundstone is delightful, very friendly people with plenty of nice places to eat & drink. Would definitely recommend staying here when visiting Connemara.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review Sorry I did not get to meet you but you were in good hands with Orla I take note of your suggestions and will certainly take them on board and implement them and a small radio too is on the cards I hope to see you back again some day Regards Ann
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Very cosy and spectular views

  • 5 of 5

This flat is a great place for a couples and families. We were there with our 1 y. o. son. The view of the bay is amazing; you can watch it while having breakfast. The apartment is very well equipped (tv, washing machine, drying machine, coffea maker, kooking stuff, etc.) and the decoration is lovely.

Ann, the owner, and her daughter were very helpful in everything. They gave as a cot for our baby and even DVDs to watch, as well as assisting us in everything we needed.

We had a wonderful time, both resting and exploring the area of Connemara from Roundstone (beautiful cosy village, by the way).

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Carla. Hope you and your lovely family can return again sometime Ann
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Great flat with fantastic views in nice village

  • 5 of 5

Ard View is a lovely and spacious apartment with fantastic views over the harbour. We spent a great week in Roundstone Even though we did have some rain ;). But that's the great thing about the flat: You don't mind the rain so much with these spectacular views!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words....the rain is still with us an odd day here and there but not cold.
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Fantastic views in a gorgeous location

  • 4 of 5

The biggest selling point of this apartment is the spectacular views. They really have to be seen to be believed. We spent much of the week just sat looking out the window! The apartment is modern and clean. Roundstone is an ideal location to see this area. You can walk easily along sandy beaches and up hills. The locals are friendly and there is good beer and food in the village! We had a great week in this lovely place. Whole heartedly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words So glad you enjoyed your time in Ard, and I hope someday you will make a return visit. Ann
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  • 5 of 5

We normally love to be out and about, but choose a nice place to stay when we go away for October half term so that if the weather is poor then we don't mind staying in - but this time we were almost disappointed that the weather was good because we had to drag ourselves away from the fantastic view from the apartment windows!

Perfectly placed as its so private but yet a minute away from good bars, cafes, shops and lovely walks, as well as being an ideal base for touring the area.

Exactly as shown in the photos, spotlessly clean, Ann and her daughter both readily available for any help - lovely people. Would highly recommend

  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments hope to see you again Debra.
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The best view in Ireland

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was perfect. It was well appointed, comfortable and had beautiful views over the harbour and the village. The Connemara is a lovely area to visit and Roundstone is an excellent place to use as a base. My wife and I would most highly recommend this apartment and would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words
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Nearest Airport
159 Kilometres
Shannon Airport
Nearest Ferry
371 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
19 Kilometres
Connemara Golf Club, Ballyconneely
Nearest Train
76 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
76 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Gurteen Beach
Car: recommended

Roundstone is a 25 minute drive from Clifden, the largest town in Connemara. In the other direction, it is about a 20 minute drive to Connemara Golf Club, Ballyconneely.. This year there is the addition of kyaking tours operating from the pier as well as stand boarding.


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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The rental fee is an all-inclusive price. There are no additional charges - all heating and electricity charges are included in the rental price. Guests are asked to arrive from 4.00 p.m. onwards and to leave no later than 11.00 a.m. on the morning of departure.
The owner also lives in the village of Roundstone so any queries or problems that might arise can be addressed as soon as possible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Roundstone in County Galway

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Jacuzzi
  • Modern Jacuzzi bath in bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen sized bedroom
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The apartment is less than 20 metres away from the children's playground

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