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Pinehurst Retreat, Barna on Wild Atlantic Way
Entire guest suite · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath

Pinehurst Retreat, Barna on Wild Atlantic WayLuxurious suite on Wild Atlantic Way .Private patio, own entrance, self check-in,full size bathroom, super king bed , light breakfast, coffee machine. Five minutes walk from picturesque Barna Village, stunning beach and pier ,award winning restaurants, cafes, traditional Irish pub ,cocktail bars on your doorstep. A peaceful retreat, perfect for relaxing. Stunning views of sea & countryside from the grounds. Ideal base for exploring Galway City, the iconic Connemara region and the Aran Islands.

Cottage Retreat - Step back in time
Barn · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1.5 baths

Cottage Retreat - Step back in timeBeautifully restored Pre-Famine cottage. Listed on The Financial Times as a tranquil escape from the bustle of modern life. Rural setting surrounded by lacy stone walls, secluded gardens, and still on the outskirts of the cultural city of Galway.

Salthill seaside breakaway
Entire condominium (condo) · 2 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath

Salthill seaside breakawayFirst floor apartment with amazing sea views, sleeps 4. One bedroom that has 2 single beds and sitting room couch converts to large double bed. Three minutes from the beach in Salthill. Close to shops, cinema, golf course, laundromat, casinos, fun fair and many restaurants. 15 minute walk to Galway's Spanish Arch and Galway city centre. There is a lift and parking space. This apartment has been recently refurbished and is an ideal place to stay for a seaside break.

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Popular amenities for Galway vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Other great vacation rentals in Galway

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Private Room/private bathroom Galway city!
R480 ZAR per night
  1. Entire townhouse
  2. Galway
Gorgeous City Centre Townhouse
R5,686 ZAR per night
  1. Entire residential home
  2. Moycullen
‘Sean Teach’ -Newly restored family farmhouse.
R3,412 ZAR per night
  1. Private room
  2. Barna
Double bed, own bathroom, Wild Atlantic Way Barna
R1,137 ZAR per night
  1. Entire residential home
  2. Barna
House in Barna Village
R3,499 ZAR per night
  1. Entire cottage
Bridgies Cottage
R2,187 ZAR per night
  1. Private room
  2. Galway
Twin bedroom in the heart of Galway City. No 4.
R1,400 ZAR per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Galway
"The Art House 2" Galway, Woodquay
R2,284 ZAR per night
  1. Private room
  2. Galway City
Paddy Ensuite Double Room - Heart of Galway City 5
R1,350 ZAR per night
  1. Entire loft
  2. Galway
Central duplex apartment with Wi-Fi
R1,592 ZAR per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Galway
"The Art House 1" Galway, Woodquay
R1,957 ZAR per night
  1. Entire guest suite
  2. Galway
Foxes Den
R2,187 ZAR per night

Top-rated things to do in Galway

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  • Galway's legendary walking tour !
    The legendary tour centers around the tale of the Lynch family. Its a fascinating tale of how Walter Lynch is accused and tried for the murder of a visiting Spaniard who was a little too interested in his beautiful wife to be...or was he ? The story ends in a dramatic climax...but you will have to take the tour for that finale ! We also look at the legend of the Claddagh ring with a tale connected to Caribbean pirates, North African slave owners and a gold ring that speaks of eternal love. Christopher Columbus makes his appearance too, looking for a new way to China, but worrying that Atlantis might stand in his way. These and other tales are woven together in a 80-90 minute walk through the city. Its taken at a gentle pace to bring in all the major places of interest and embed them into the story of our city. Other things to note Dont worry about it raining - we have plenty of places to hide out of the rain !
    From Price:R228 / person
  • Shuck Off- For Oyster Lovers
    Dive in to an informative oyster experience where humour dictates the script. To begin, you’ll discover the inner workings of a coastal oyster warehouse. You’ll learn the local history and be wowed by the science of how tides provide the ideal water for oysters. Then, you’ll explore our aquarium that features some of the fascinating local sea creatures. Finally, master the art of oyster shucking and gather round communal rustic tables to eat your fill of Flaggy Shore oysters along with a suitably paired glass of wine. Other things to note Our premises is a wet environment and can be quite chilly due to the seawater that is flowing through it. For this reason guests should wear warm clothing and appropriate shoes.
    From Price:R875 / person
  • Irish Dance Masterclass
    In this online experience, I’ll welcome you virtually into my home in Galway, Ireland. We will spend first few minutes informally chatting and getting to know each other. Then we'll gently warm up our feet. I'll talk a bit about the different styles of Irish dance and point out the characteristics of the two styles we'll be learning. Then it's time for the dancing! We'll learn a Sean-nós dance step and an Irish step dance step. We'll try the steps to the music. According to how much time is left, we can learn more complicated steps. After that, I can explain how to create your own step out of the movements we just learned. You will leave this experience with two short sequences of steps. This experience is great for groups and team-building! PLEASE DON'T HESITATE TO CONTACT ME FOR DIFFERENT DATES AND TIMES THAN STATED IN THE CALENDAR! This is an online experience, so you will need access to the internet and a computer, tablet or smartphone. Your camera and microphone has to be functional for this experience since we will be conversing during the experience and I also need to be able to see you so I can help you with the steps. Also please make sure there's enough light in the space where you'll be dancing. Please take a look at my two other Airbnb Experiences here: Other things to note - ALTERNATIVE TIMES CAN BE ACCOMODATED - SUITABLE FOR LARGE GROUPS, TEAM BUILDING EVENTS - GREAT AS A BIRTHDAY PRESENT OR A SURPRISE FOR A BIRTHDAY PARTY CELEBRATION If you have any inquires please don't hesitate to contact me.
    From Price:R263 / person
  • Baking Irish Scones and Brown Bread Zoom
    We will bake fruit, lavender and berry scones, and spelt or brown bread. I will bake on my side of the video, while the guest will bake at the same time at their place. Im going to do all the baking step by step with them. I believe in the hands on experience for my guests - from handling ingredients to kneading dough. It isn't all about the cooking, I share lots of tips from my experience over the years. I love to see the faces full of excitement and joy at the sight of the end product - freshly baked scones and bread. And best of all we have lots of fun. Other things to note Just sign in and let me entertain and educate at the same time.... it will be fun !!!
    From Price:R438 / person
  • An Irishman's Guide to Irish Whiskey
    Whiskey in the Irish Language is called 'Usice Betha' (pronounced: iiska Baha) which means 'The Water of Life', so lets breath some life into your evening and join me for An Introduction to Irish Whiskey. Discover the history and the evolution of this beautiful spirit, how it is interwoven into fabric of Irish Heritage and Personality and it's importance to Irish Culture. This is an interactive experience, so as we will learn about 3 different styles of Irish Whiskey that I will be sampling, we will discuss the Irish Whiskey you are enjoying and suggestions for whiskey for you to try in the future. So grab a glass, pour some of your favorite Irish Whiskey and join me for an hour of Irish Culture, History, Craic & of course, Whiskey! Sláinte Other things to note This is an Introduction to Irish Whiskey, so don't worry...Everyone is Welcome. No matter if your a bourbon lover, a Wine sipper or even a Light Beer drinker, in typical Old Irish Hospitality, you're welcome to join, learn and enjoy. ***Private Experiences Available - The perfect way to celebrate a special occasion, a entertaining corporate happy hour or just a virtual get together with friends - Contact me to discuss dates & times to suit you. *** Please Note Price Stated is Per Person ( Not Per Screen) Thank You!
    From Price:R210 / person

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