Local landmarks the Nine Arches and Claregalway Castle are a short stroll from the house.Welcome to the quaint, historic village of Claregalway!
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About this listing

Stay on the famous N17 in historic Claregalway village, a 15 minute drive from Galway City. Makes a great base for enjoying Galway in the summer—especially the nearby Galway Races. Enjoy the beautiful garden and sample some home-grown veg!

The space

This is a single room in a large family home located a five minute stroll from Claregalway village which offers a host of amenities, including the magnificent Claregalway Castle.

Guest access

Full access to downstairs which includes a large kitchen, living room and dining room. Bathroom is located right next to the room. Also free to ramble around the garden!

There is also a large space available next the the house that could be used for gatherings - let me know if you'd like to make use of it!

Interaction with guests

I love to garden and I love to walk. If you’d like to join me for a walk around the village, I can show you all the landmarks and hidden history of Claregalway. If we’re lucky we might meet some local characters.

The space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 0.5
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Private room


Cleaning Fee: €8
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House Rules
Not suitable for pets



Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Lock on bedroom door

1 night minimum stay

7 Reviews

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Paul User Profile
August 2016
Very nice women. Her daughter Rachael drove me back to the hotel for a wedding. Thanks Josette.
Josette User ProfileJosette is a superhost.
Response from Josette:
You are more than welcome Paul. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Best wishes Josette
August 2016

Helen User Profile
April 2016
I went to Claregalway to exhibit at the spring garden fair. Josette was very warm and welcoming. She accommodated my early starts by laying out breakfast and even arrived to photograph the fair for the local blog. Clean and comfortable, definitely recommended.

Mary User Profile
August 2015
Thoroughly enjoyed my stay in Claregalway. Josette is a wonderful host who goes out of her way to make people feel welcome. I look forward to visiting again in the near future.

Tommy User Profile
July 2015
Host, accommodation, location, amenities, cleanliness.. all 10/10. would definitely return.

Klaus User Profile
July 2015
I was well looked after by Josette's Son and enjoyed my stay in her home. I will hopefully be back next year.

Deirdre User Profile
June 2015
Josette was very welcoming and very accommodating. Enjoyable stay.
Josette User ProfileJosette is a superhost.
Response from Josette:
Thanks Deirdre. Hope you'll be back again sometime.
June 2015

Martina User Profile
January 2015
The welcome was warm. The chat was interesting and inspiring. Overall a wonderful experience to be repeated next year!!!

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Claregalway, Ireland · Joined in May 2014
Josette User ProfileJosette is a superhost.

Enthusiastic, passionate, outgoing..... a community person. Motto is "Why not"? Having raised six children in Claregalway I enjoy welcoming visitors to the area.

I am heavily involved in the local community of Claregalway and I manage a local online newsletter which you can find out more

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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