Bru Na Mara, Mace, Carna, Connemara


Unique coastal properties with glorious uninterrupted views on c.24 acres situated on the Wild Atlantic Way
Total -6233 sqft - 579 sq mt
Main house to inc apts 3537 sqft - 330 sqmt
4 bed house 1,751 sqft - 163 sqmt
2 bed cottage 430sq - 40sqmt

  • 14 Beds
  • Detached


Unique coastal properties with glorious uninterrupted views on c.24 acres situated on the Wild Atlantic Way

Total -6233 sqft - 579 sq mt

Main house to inc apts 3537 sqft - 330 sqmt

4 bed house 1,751 sqft - 163 sqmt

2 bed cottage 430sq - 40sqmt


The primary residence, a two storey house, was built on the site of the previous main residence in 1919. This house was expanded and turned into a successful guesthouse, providing accommodation and full board to an international clientele from the early 1930's to the late 1970's.

This unique offering consists of a gated complex of 5 properties (option to purchase contents), 5 well maintained outbuildings, parking for up to 10 cars, mature gardens and a self-catering business with 5 star reviews.

Five Bedroom Family House (BER C3)

Accommodation includes a sunroom with coastal views, a formal dining room and sitting room, each with a cast iron open fireplace and uninterrupted ocean views. There is a huge kitchen-dining-living room with plenty of storage, double aspect garden views, Waterford Stanley solid fuel stove, Neff integrated fridge-freezer and double oven and waste disposal unit.

There are five plush carpeted bedrooms; two have double aspect windows, three have original pine open fireplaces, and four have stunning ocean views. Upstairs there is a family bathroom with WC and power shower, as well as a separate WC and wash basin, all with white sanitaryware, in addition to a ground floor guest toilet. Storage includes a large attic with a Stira stairs, and a walk-in coat closet.

Ground Floor Apartment (BER C3)

A self-contained one bedroom ground floor apartment decorated to a high standard with ocean views

Second Floor Apartment (BER C3)

A self-contained two bedroom first floor apartment

with amazing sea & mountain views.

Detached Two Bedroom Cottage (BER D2)

This charming cottage is set right at the sea's edge. The high ceilings and big rooms give it a wonderful sense of spaciousness. The outlook from the windows provides an unrivalled view of neighbouring islands. It has its own private garden and outdoor seating.

Detached Two Storey 4 Bedroom House (BER C2)

A spacious two storey house perfect for its extraordinary setting overlooking Mace Harbour on the Atlantic Seaboard.

Rooms are large and bright and well-lit in some cases by both windows and skylights. A huge fully-equipped kitchen, large sitting room with open fire and there are 2 generous bathrooms and plenty of storage throughout. Also on the ground floor, a separate lobby affords privacy and leads to the master bedroom and large bathroom.

Outside there is a low maintenance garden separate to an entertainment area for alfresco dining.

Separate Laundry and Garage with Loft

Built in 2001, the laundry has a double-glazed picture window and is equipped with a Panasonic washing machine and two tumble driers.

There is a sink with storage and an indoor clothes line. The burner is securely housed here. The garage has an up-and-over lockable door

and a fully floored loft with two double glazed windows one with ocean views. It is suitable and ready for conversion to a holiday chalet. Alternatively it could be rented out as storage for

boats/boating equipment.

This unique haven is entirely set along a coastal waterfront situated on the Wild Atlantic Way with glorious uninterrupted views. Set in landscaped gardens beside Mace Pier and Harbour, where fresh fish and lobster can be purchased when the boats return, the spectacular surroundings are breath-taking: panoramic views of coastline, islands, inlets, farmland, hills and mountains.

Each property has full planning permission, septic treatment compliance, and BER certification. Independent systems for heating, mains water, electricity, telephone, TV, sewerage, and drinking water purification. Double-glazing, power showers and oil fired central heating with thermostatic control valves throughout. 3MB broadband (upgrade due), Wi-Fi, CCTV, satellite TV, landline

telephone, bio septic treatment system, fire escape windows (bedrooms), smoke alarms, fire blankets, carbon monoxide detectors and fire extinguishers.

Option on house contents i.e. furniture, soft

furnishings (bedding, bedlinens, towels, table linens), and kitchenware (crockery, cutlery, glassware, ovenware.

GPS Co-Ordinates N53.19.179 W09.53.411

From Galway City take the N59 (the Clifden road) to one mile west of Recess village. Turn left onto the R340 and continue to Carna Village. Drive through Carna village, heading west for approximately 2 miles until you reach the first junction, then take a left, at the top of the steep winding hill keep right at the Y junction. After about 300 metres, turn right at the next junction, and continue until you reach the gated entrance to Bru Na Mara at Mace pier.

Ganly Walters

+353 1 662 3255

8-34 Percy Place
Dublin 4
Republic of Ireland