Take a step into nature and enjoy a truly rural experience with a stay at the Connemara Country Cottages in Oughterard on the West of Ireland. A wild blend of sea and rivers fill the area whilst the surrounding mountains and woodland add a sense of ancient mystery to the beautiful area.
The traditional Irish cottages at this natural resort are well-furnished and ensure a warming stay in the scenic landscape with some even finished with thatched roofs for a really rustic feel. So, set your sights on the timeless world of County Galway and all that its natural landscape has to offer.
Although there are no facilities on-site the unspoiled area of Connemara offers a wonderful array of attractions to make sure you won't miss out. Explore the magnificent Championship links golf-courses or fish for Atlantic Salmon and Trout on the sea and rivers. Quiet afternoon strolls can be taken along one of the numerous trails in Connemara be it countryside, ocean or tranquil bog that you choose, the peacefulness of the area will continue. Travel these routes with the help of the famed Connemara Pony where opting for the equestrian trails over pedestrian walks is sometimes the way forward. For the more adventurous of visitor, rock climbing and moutaineering across the 12 Bens mountain range may be better suited. Heading down to the coast swimming and scuba diving opportunities present themselves in the sea and numerous pools dotted near the waters edge.
Take a break from the activities and discover the culture of this historic region by embarking on a tour of Connemara's traditional music, singing and dancing along the way. Enjoy a slice of Ireland with a bite to eat at one of the many bars and restaurant that can be found all over the County of Galway.
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