Select a location

Cuan Caol in Spiddal, Galway

  • £
  • $
From per week
sleeps 6
3 rooms
2 bathrooms

Key features

  • In the beautiful Connemara Gaeltacht
  • 1 Km Spiddal village
  • Open fire
  • Just 12 miles from Galway City
  • Cot available

Cuan Caol description

Cuan Caol is a Three bedroomed self catering bungalow with wonderful sea views over Galway Bay in the Gaeltacht area of Spiddal, just 1km outside the town. It boasts beautiful gardens and breathtaking scenery.

The property consists of a ground floor lounge, second lounge, dining room, kitchen, bathroom with shower over bath. One of the three double bedrooms is ensuite and another has a balcony overlooking Galway Bay. The fourth room is a single room. There is also a balcony area overlooking the living area.

This is a great base from which to visit Connemara and the Aran Islands.

Oct - March > €350 per week
April/May > €400 per week
June > €500 per week
July/August > €600 per week
Sept > €450 per week
From time to time a discount can be offered for booking longer stays than a week - check with owner.

Spiddal (Irish: An Spidéal, meaning "the hospital") is a Gaeltacht village on the shore of Galway Bay in County Galway, Ireland. It's 19 km (12 miles) west of Galway city, on the R336 road.

Spiddal is on the eastern side of the county's Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking district) and of the Connemara region. It is a tourist centre with a scenic beach, harbour, and shore fishing.

Local shops and services include a newsagent's shop, grocery shop, post office, and petrol station in the centre of the village. There is also a pharmacy, a bank, a department store, and a butcher shop.

There is a fast food outlet and a Chinese restaurant. On most weekend nights, and sometimes during the week in summer, there is live traditional Irish music in the pubs, most of which double as restaurants. There is a craft centre and gallery to the east of the village.

Fishing Holidays

River, sea and lake fishing all within 8 miles.

Beach Rentals

Spiddal beach is just 1 kilometre away.

Adventure and Activity Holidays

Watersports, Hill walking, leisure complex closeby.

Golf Holiday Accommodation

Barna 18 hole championship just a 12 minute drive and many other quality golf courses in the Galway area.


  • Balcony Terrace
  • Bars nearby
  • Bath towels included
  • Beach very close
  • Bike rental
  • Close to sea
  • Downstairs bedroom
  • Drying machine
  • Easy walking access
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Family friendly
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Linen included
  • Microwave
  • Nature walks
  • No pets
  • Open all year
  • Open fire
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Shops nearby
  • Washing machine
  • Watersports

Request to Book

Please enter your name
Please enter a valid e-mail address
Please select stay dates
Please solve captcha
Thank you for your enquiry. Your email has been forwarded to the property manager.


April 2019 - September 2019
Apr 2019
May 2019
Jun 2019
Jul 2019
Aug 2019
Sep 2019


Joan Collins
October 2016
Beautiful modern clean holiday home on owners ground. Fabulous views of Galway Bay from upstairs balcony. Situated very convenient to Galway, Salthill and many beautiful beaches. A hill walkers Paradise. Lovely welcome on arrival from proprietors. Loved the homemade sones on arrival. A wonderful Irish holiday destination to be recommended. I will definitely be back. Joan Collins.
Sean - Ireland
May 2018
Lovely bungalow with amazing sea views. Excellent location, right on the coast. Spent 4 days here with the kids. Had a wonderful time! highly recommended!
Karen S
June 2018
"Fantastic views!" One of the nicest places we've stayed was super friendly, house was gorgeous, with loads of space. Beautiful, coastal setting!
Phil - UK
April 2018
"Lovely spot" Very spacious bungalow with wonderful sea views. Just a short trip into town. Excellent base for exploring this stunning part of Ireland. House is very well equipped, spotlessly clean!
Louisa - USA
May 2018
"Best spot in Galway!" Had a fantastic stay here. House is gorgeous and the views are simply amazing! Lovely surrounding gardens, plenty of space and a warm welcoming host. Will definitely rebook for next year, thanks again! :)
Tell us about your rental experience while staying at Cuan Caol. Let us know if the listing matched your expectations. You can share your comments about the location, property owner/manager and all the unique features that made your stay a memorable one. self-catering vacation rentals & holiday homes worldwide.
Cookies are required for normal operation of our website. However no personally identifiable information is stored in any of the cookies that we use.