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The Visiting House Gorteen,

Dunmore, Galway, Ireland
sleeps  6 sleeps 6
3 bedrooms 3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms 2 bathrooms
3 dogs welcome  3 dogs
family friendly family friendly

Get away from it all to this charming stone-built cottage close to Dunmore, with facilities including a natural swimming pool, a games room with pool table and a warm bubbly private hot tub, this is a great holiday house where you can keep the whole family happy, all in a delightful rural location close to Dunmore, home of the historic Dunmore Castle.

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Surrounded by pastures and fields in Galway in the central western part of the Republic of Ireland is the village of Dunmore.  If you are looking for a peaceful village from which to discover some of the best of Galway on a self-catering break then a stay in Dunmore could be a great choice for you.


Advice on Cottage Holidays in Dunmore

The village has several places of interest for those who are curious about old architecture to discover whilst enjoying a relaxing cottage break here. The remains of an old Augustinian Church can be found towards the east of the town, and founded by Walter Bermingham, it is centuries of years old and makes for a fascinating visit. The ruins of Dunmore Castle can also be found in the village, this tower dates back to an incredible 1425. The famed St. Patrick is believed to have built a monastery in Dunmore and visiting this eerie castle is something you simply have to do if visiting or staying in Dunmore. These sites also make excellent images for budding or professional photographers.

Dunmore is quite a small village but there are little shops and pubs which give the settlement its unique character and the friendly locals will make you feel extremely welcome. There is a great charm about staying in a rural Irish village away from the bustling crowds of the big cities, and Dunmore, and County Galway in general has plenty to offer for peaceful cottage holidays.

If you like to keep active whilst on holiday, there is a golf club in Dunmore called the Dunmore Demense Golf Club, which is a 9 hole parkland course set in a gorgeous estate setting. The rows of beautiful trees and rolling hills in the background make it an extremely scenic place in which to gather up your friends for a round of golf, and whether you are a seasoned professional or new to the sport, you are sure to have a great time in Dunmore.

With the stunning mountain scenery of Galway providing excellent opportunities for hiking, walking, and pony trekking, those who are looking for an active self-catering holiday will be spoilt for choice of things to do on a trip to Dunmore. The Cloonfad Scenic Walks are great for providing lots of walking routes and trails in the Dunmore and Cloonfad areas, and the landscapes here are truly unique, rugged and unspoilt. You will pass by a lot of interesting artefacts and monuments, hundreds of years old on these walks, and it is fascinating to soak up Irish history whilst strolling amongst some truly awe-inspiring scenery.

Dunmore is a quaint little settlement with little in terms of amenities but lots in terms of naturally beautiful scenery. If you are visiting Ireland and County Galway to be immersed in nature, then it is the perfect place for a cottage break. Whether you are interested in pet-friendly cottages, romantic  cottages or family cottages, we hope you find the best type of accommodation for you on Country Cottages Online.

Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Dunmore, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Galway.

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