Welcome to Villa Pio. We provide accommodation in our friendly, well kept family home. We are more than happy to receive guests and hope that when you leave, you go as friends. Villa Pio is situated near Cong village, location of the film 'The Quiet Man' and gateway to Connemara. We are blessed with a beautiful area of woodlands and natural scenic area, perfect for walkers and those enthusiastic about the outdoors. Our facilities include ground floor bedrooms, hair dryer & tea-making in bedrooms, laundry service, private car parking, garden for guest use, free wireless internet, bike storage, no smoking on premises. Our home is less than 3km from the lovely village of Cong and is very close to the Connemara countryside, which offers breathtaking scenery, a tranquil setting in which time stands still. Also nearby is the 12th century castle and hotel Ashford Castle. A walk among the grounds is a must.
Genuine Irish welcome, family home on large gardens in quiet location surrounded by farmland and animals, nearby Ashford Castle and the Lisloughrey Lodge and fishing on Lake Corrib, beautiful walking trails and mountain hiking and cycling, ideal base for touring the connemara region, aran islands, galway city. Bike storage, drying/freezing and ample space for parking. Breakfast menu and home baking, tea/coffee making and free WiFi. Award winning and recommended by le Guide du Routard.
Ballykine, near Cong and Clonbur in Galway, is a 200 year old lodge on an estate owned by the world famous Guinness family. The house overlooks the renowned fishing lake of Lough Mask and has its own private grounds with fine gardens, surrounded by 900 hectacres of beautiful mixed woodlands with forest & lakeside walks. Select accommodation is offered with all rooms en suite, central heating and TV in all rooms and games room and library room. Whether it is for a short break or your annual vacation, whether you are seeking a quiet and relaxing time or the more adventurous holiday, Ballykine House is the ideal base for you.