Fishing here in Delphi has been very good in July, with 158 salmon landed, which is actually the highest July total since 2006. 78 fish have been landed since my last update, which is a good number, although […]
This addition to the Delphi cottage portfolio has been beautifully restored and overlooks Finlough and Mweelrea mountain. Facing west, it often gets spectacular sunsets.
Larger than the Boathouse Cottages, Wrens holiday cottage sleeps 6 to 8 guests and has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, all at ground floor level. The master bedroom, with ensuite bathroom, features a super King-size double bed. Of the other two bedrooms, one has a double and a single bed and the other has 3 singles. The bathrooms have power showers and bathtubs. The kitchen is well-equipped with an oven, electric hob, microwave and washing machine. The sitting room has a large open fireplace and, for news addicts, satellite TV. There is comprehensive central heating throughout.
All the Delphi Holiday Cottages are attractively located in this valley of staggering beauty. The local wildlife, featuring otters, badgers, pine martens, peregrine falcons and myriad wild flowers, is exceptional. The cottages, being surrounded by some of the highest mountains in the west of Ireland, are also popular with hill-walkers, artists and those in search of a quiet hideaway in Connemara.