Wellpark House, Oughterard, Co.Galway, Ireland

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Large country house sleeping 12 for family holidays and friends reunions in the Connemara National Park

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Wellpark House, Oughterard, Co.Galway, Ireland, sleeps 6-12 in 6 bedrooms.

Wellpark House is a great experience for many occasions, especially family celebrations and anniversaries, golfing, walking and fishing weeks in magical surroundings.

The setting is beautiful in a large (1 acre) landscaped garden with ancient trees, facing the River Owenriff, where salmon can be seen as they leap upstream each May.

It has a traditional dining room, comfortable living room with open fireplace and seating for 12, 6 bedrooms (3 King size, 1 Queen size, 2 twins and one child's bed plus 2 cots), 2 bathrooms (one with extra shower enclosure) and a shower room, all with bidets and Italian hand painted tiles.

Wellpark is unique for the comfort it offers and its spectacular location. It has Internet access, maxi screen satellite TV, DVD and stereo system, a huge, well equipped farmhouse kitchen with open fire and seating for 12, French windows opening onto a conservatory sun room, (for tea in the garden in all weathers!) and a laundry room. There is a also a specially designed barbecue garden in local stone, with flowering fuchsia hedges and apple trees.

Wellpark is in the picturesque village of Oughterard, by the River Owenriff and boasting a beautiful 18 hole golf course, welcome to all. The village is situated at the beginning of the famous scenic area of Connemara, famous for its spectacular countryside, fishing opportunities and pristine beaches. Galway City is only 25km away, and is a university town with a fascinating centre offering art festivals, theatre, shopping, pubs, pampering health spas in various hotels, restaurants, the spectacular Cathedral, (inaugurated by Pope John Paul), and Galway is also home to international horse racing.

A walk down Main Street is a fascinating experience, coloured by the various young musicians and artists performing ad lib, which also make Galway so fascinating.

The surrounding area of Connemara is famous for its salmon and trout fishing. Lake Corrib is only 5 minutes away. Connemara boasts beautiful pristine beaches and spectacular countryside and the exciting scenic road route of "The Wild Atlantic Way". A riding school is nearby and a panoramic (bike hire) trekking route.


Large, seating 12. Stereo, dishwasher, fridge, deep freezer, double oven. Also laundry room with washing machine, dryer, ironing board.
Seating for 12. Traditional dining room with antiques and internet access at window desk.
Well furnished, comfortable traditional sitting room with open fire, satellite TV, DVD, armchairs and settees, seating 12. (Also Sun Room for tea).
Satellite TV, DVD, VCR and stereo.
Landline receiving incoming calls and ADSL. WiFi Internet access.
There is no games room.
Open fires in kitchen and sitting room, centrally heated throughout.
Great comfort, 3 King size, 1 Queen size, 2 sets of twin beds, baby cots, and one special child's bed (up to 5 years).
Bed linen and towels included in rent.
3 bathrooms: 1 bathroom with large corner bath and 1 shower, 1 bathroom, and 1 shower room, all 3 with bidets, WCs, wash basins and Italian tiles.
Sorry, no ground floor bedrooms - but one downstairs shower room equipped with shower enclosure, wash basin, WC and bidet.
Wellpark is very family friendly: cots, child's bed (up to 5 years), 2 high chairs. Small gated barbecue garden set in large garden. Wendy House.
New sun room, 1 acre of landscaped garden. Separate, fuchsia hedged, garden with stone barbecue. Flowers, apples, rhododendrons, 300 year old trees.
There is no pool.
Plenty of parking.
No smoking in the house.
Sorry no pets.


Wellpark is situated in the picturesque village of Oughterard in Connemara, facing the River Owenriff, 5 mins from Lake Corrib and the Golf Course. 25 mins to Galway and 2 hrs to Dublin (motorway).
Galway City, 25km, fascinating centre of Art Festivals, theatre, shopping, 15 pubs!, restaurants, Cathedral, and home to International Horse Racing.
Grocer - mins walk just across river bridge in Oughterard village, selling fresh milk, bacon and eggs, fruit, veg, firelighters, newspapers.
Various restaurants only 5 mins walk down the road into the village centre and a further 10 typically Irish country pubs.

Booking Information

Prices in Euros. Short breaks out of high season, minimum 3 night stay. Electricity pay as you go. Saturday changeover. Early Bird Discount 10% on bookings up to 6 months before stay. Terms 25% booking deposit - 75% rental + refundable €125 damage deposit due 6 weeks before stay. Final cleaning €60.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

Co Galway
Galway Railway Station, Eyre Square, town centre 25 kms. This is also a Bus & Coach Station servicing airports and other local and distant destinations.
Local bus service stops by Church in Oughterard, 1 minute walk from Wellpark House, just over river.
Galway Airport 25 kms, Shannon Airport 150km, Dublin Airport 250km. With the new Dublin-Galway M6 Motorway, the drive now takes only one hour 50 mins, less from Shannon airport.

Rental Rates

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Wellpark House, Oughterard, Co.Galway, Ireland


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