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Victorian Townhouse Apt on The Crescent: perfect for walking everywhere in town!

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 4 to 6 - 2DBR w/SuperKing or Twin Beds; 2 extra Sofabeds; 2 Bathrooms..

The Silver Teal Apartment is a superb holiday or corporate home for your time in Galway City. Beautiful and spacious, with 2 high-ceiling double-bedrooms in this perfect city centre location on The Crescent. the apartment sleeps 4 to 6 guests in excellent comfort.

Enjoy Galway City at your fingertips with the town centre on one side, the university & general hospital on the other, and beautiful seaside promenades at Salthill just 5 to 10 minutes walk away!

Perfectly located on The Crescent, in the privacy of our unique tall period house, this Top-Notch apartment offers you a fresh and luxurious home-from-home with all the modern conveniences you could expect. Two large double bedrooms, a large and most pleasant Sitting Room cum Dining Room overlooking The Crescent, a separate & fully equipped Kitchen; 2 separate bathrooms, plus flat screen TV, broadband WiFi Internet & satellite/cable TV services, iPod docking & recharging stations, and beds fully prepared prior to your arrival – here is the perfect oasis in the midst of your travels for a 10-star time in Galway City!

Our on-point guides complete everything, bringing you to wonderful new experiences, interesting places, great restaurants & traditional Irish pubs with live music, many of which are located some 2 to 3 minutes away from The Crescent. Be sure to secure your dates now for a truly great time in Galway & the West of Ireland.

And for larger guest parties, do consider our further options at this same location:

VRBO Listing #313223 - The Coach House, our separate & private Townhouse, sleeps 6 to 8+ guests;

VRBO Listing #408583 - the Silver Acres Apt, located on the ground floor of this same period house, sleeps 2 to 3 guests;

www.homeaway.co.uk/1138836 - the Silver Heron Apt, again, located on the ground floor of this same period house, sleeps 2 to 3 guests.

For a stay in Dublin, we operate the Cork Street Apartment - VRBO Listing #191923, sleeping 4 to 6 guests (minimum stay 5 nts), where you are guaranteed a superb stay in this excellent, warm apartment in a superb location for Dublin's top heritage sites: the Guinness Storehouse, Christ Church Cathedral, St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin Castle & Trinity College.

Always delighted to hear from you, and always working hard in the background to ensure everything is perfect for your stay, we look forward to welcoming you in throughout the year...

Email your inquiries to CathyMorgan at yourtimeinireland dot ie, and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible.

More Details

Owner
Cathy Morgan, Your Time in Ireland SR
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, All languages
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
23 August, 2018

About Cathy Morgan, Your Time in Ireland SR

Dear Guests, myself and my family returned to Ireland in recent years having lived overseas ourselves for many years. We enjoyed many worldwide trips & travels over those years, and experienced firsthand the pro’s & con’s of hotels versus short stay apartments. Hotels can be great, but! we realised, how much we better enjoyed ourselves when we felt thoroughly ‘At Home’ on these travels. Putting all of this into good practice in our beautiful Galway & Dublin short-rental options, we are extremely conscious of always offering this pleasure to the weary traveller – a seriously welcoming home-from-home environment - for 3 nights only or 3+ leisurely weeks! Working hard on the things that count – including fresh, luxurious bed linens & duvets and beds fully made up, fridge freshly stocked with Useful Food Items, and our useful local guides - you can so quickly settle in and get going with the many wonderful activities, explorations and small adventures awaiting you on a visit to Ireland, including lively engagement with everyone you meet on your tips and tours...

Cathy Morgan, Your Time in Ireland SR purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Cathy Morgan, Your Time in Ireland SR chose Galway

Our deluxe short stay options are just 2 to 3 minutes away from the liveliest quarters of Town – and yet so peaceful and quiet for a great night’s sleep. The wider city is alive with visitors, restaurants, cafe-bars and many very unique & special traditional Irish pubs and live music - you will have made an excellent choice by staying with us on The Crescent.

Galway is a great town! - the capital city of Connacht is a bustling and superbly lively university city that sits at the end of Lough Corrib - Lake & River - as it wends its way to the Atlantic Ocean. Long a wonderful and busy merchant town with a serious maritime tradition and backdrop, Galway’s trading history can be seen in town canals, water breaks & salmon weirs, pier heads, and sea-side promenades and walkways, plus rich ancient woodlands that survive in precious pockets around the town. Our location on The Crescent is part of this older world of Galway going back to the early 1830’s - when trains ran to Clifden, and a tramline ran from Eyre Square via The Crescent and out to the seaside promenades of Salthill. Our apartments are located in an elegant tall period house there of some 180 years standing, and we do everything we can to maintain the ambience of this lovely old period house accompanied by many beautiful and contemporary features of today.

What makes this apartment unique

- Beautiful environment to settle into quickly, beds all freshly made up; fridge stocked and generous Welcome Basket of groceries.

- excellent local shops & supermarket just 2 mins away;

- excellent shopping in lively town centre just 5 minutes away;

- many interesting walks through town and surrounding places;

- abundance of excellent Restaurants from the end of Sea Road - just 2 mins away!

- abundance of warm & inviting Irish pubs & live music from the end of Sea Road through to the two Dominick Streets, Quay Street and surrounding Latin Quarter - all just 2 to 3 minutes away!

- fabulous walks to Salthill Village and along seaside promenades;

- Abundance of wonderful trips & tours to book into;

- suberb Golf courses a short drive away: Galway Golf Links 5 mins; Barna GC 10 mins; Galway Bay 20 mins; Athenry Parkland 30mins; Ballinahinch 1 hour, etc.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment around the Galway around the Galway City

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Private parking on request, euro12/- per car per night; max of 1 car.
  • Free! - superb Welcome Basket of fresh Groceries for you at Check-in time, :)
  • Our own (sensible) Cancellation Policy is in Clause #7 of Rental Agreement.
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Victorian Townhouse Apt on The Crescent: perfect for walking everywhere in town!
average rating of 4.7826085 based on 23 reviews
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Perfect location. Very responsive and helpful owner.

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location. Easy walking to Salthill Promenade, the Latin Quarter, and Eyre Square. A full grocery store was around the corner, although the thoughtful welcome basket and stocked refrigerator meant we didn't need to immediately run for groceries. Loved being able to do laundry while we stayed. The layout is perfect with the 2 bedrooms nicely separated, providing privacy. Everything we needed was there. Would definitely stay again. The only real challenge was parking. We had a compact SUV, with side mirrors that couldn't be pulled in once the engine was started. There were only INCHES to spare on either side of the driveway. Still can't believe we didn't scrape up the car on the side of the buildings!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great holiday with accommodation having all your amenities added to a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

Great

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
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5

Lovely Property

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location! Very comfortable apartment. Friendly, nice, and very helpful owner and neighbors.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice place for a family stay

  • 4 of 5

Our family of five enjoyed staying at the Silver Teal property. The one thing I would recommend to improve the experience would be more timely check in instructions. Galway was the last place we visited in Ireland, so we left the USA over a week before our arrival. It would have been nice to have lock box info before we left, since WiFi was spotty during our travels. (Maybe we should have arranged for international cell coverage.) The townhouse was clean and comfortable. The complimentary food basket was so appreciated. We got there a bit late after taking the train from Dublin. There was plenty of food for a light dinner and breakfast the first morning! It was an easy walk to all the sights and shopping in Galway. A great location.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect home base

  • 5 of 5

We had great access to all the joys of Galway from our comfortable apartment! Cathy was a superb hostess and gave great local tips! Everything was easily within walking distance.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

My family had such a great stay at the Crescent! Cathy made it feel like a home and provided us with just the right amount of food to cook our own breakfasts before we ventured out each day. There is also a grocery store less than a 5 minute walk from the flat that has anything else you may want during your stay. The flat is located in the perfect area, very quiet and is only about a 10 minute walk or less to the heart of the Latin district where there are numerous pubs, restaurants, and stores. We walked to this area every night for dinner and to people watch. Unless you’re exploring beyond the city you don’t need a car. The flat itself is well appointed with everything you need as well. Comfortable living room, beds, and also a washer and dryer which was great. Cathy was a great host and made checking in so easy and great suggestions of things to do. I would absolutely stay here again and will tell anyone visiting Galway to stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Sea Road - Crane Bar, traditional Irish music
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Galway Golf Club
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Galway Train Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Galway-Dublin; M6
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Sea Road - Kai Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Salthill / Blackrock
Nearest Point of Interest
Quay Street & the Latin Quarter
Nearest Point of Interest
The Spanish Arch
Nearest Point of Interest
University College Galway
Nearest Point of Interest
Train & Coach Stations
Nearest Point of Interest
Walk to Salthill & The Promenade
Nearest Point of Interest
Eyre Square & Edward Square Covered Shopping Centres
Nearest Point of Interest
Galway Golf Links
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Additional one-time Housekeeping/Preps fee of euro180/- per guest party: deep clean, fresh Bed Linens, Towels & Toiletries; beds fully made up prior to arrival; Kitchen stocked with our fabulous Welcome Basket of fresh Groceries.
Private parking on request: euro12/- per night; max of 1 car.
Sensible Cancellation policy: see Clause 7 of Rental Agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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