"We wished we had stayed more than one night, as there is so much to do and see in Cong!" This is the most common feedback we receive from guests who stay in the Chalet with us.
Comfortable village cottage with 1 x Bedroom with King size Bed and 2 x small single bedrooms
Cong Village Chalet is a ground floor cottage in the center of Cong located at the Hungry Monk Cafe, Tripadvisor's No.1 place to eat in Cong.
FREE WiFi. Smart TV which is Netflix enabled for your own Netflix account.
Small comfortable cottage with a cosy stove, kitchen and a Smart TV with WiFi. One double bedroom on the ground floor, bathroom and shower also on the ground floor. The cottage has two single bedrooms upstairs, suitable for two adults or two children
Cottage refuse bins are provided for guests
Travel Cot and Highchair available on request, free of charge.
An open communal yet secure yard space to store bicycles. The yard is shared with the Cafe and one another apartment.
10% discount in our Irish Craft and Art Gallery, The Lady's Buttery. This will be afforded to all our AirBnB guests.
We will meet the guests on arrival and departure.
Guests are welcome to call to our Gallery/Shop for local recommendations and places of interest to visit.
The Cong Village Chalet is located at the Hungry Monk Cafe on Abbey Street, in the historical part of Cong Village.
The village Tourist Office is 5 doors away.
The 6th Century Royal Abbey is opposite the cottage entrance.
The famous 14th Century Monk's Fishing House, standing in the Cong river is 5 minutes from your door.
The Cong Forest Loop walks start 5 minutes from your door and can lead you on in to Connemara.
The Cong river, world renowned for Salmon and Brown Trout Fishing is at the bottom of your street.
Lough Corrib, Ireland's largest lake is 10 minutes away, with lake cruises and boat hire available.
Bicycle Hire is 5 minutes away.
Ireland's School of Falconry is available for you to book at the Ashford Castle Estate, 10 minutes away.
Horse Riding and Clay Pigeon Shooting is available for you to book at the Ashford Equestrian Centre.
Dining out in Cong is easy, the village has 4 Restaurants and 2 Cafés.
In addition you can also eat at the 4 restaurants on the Ashford Castle Estate and at The Lodge @ Ashford.
The village has 4 pubs
There is 2 x Art Galleries, 1 x Bookshop, 1 x Hairdresser.
The Pharmacy is 4 doors away from your Chalet.
The Beautician is 4 doors away.
The village supermarket is a 5 minute walk for the Chalet.
Ashford Castle Estate and the Lodge @ Ashford hotels are less than a 10 minute drive from the Chalet
Bus from Galway city to Cong Village operates on Monday to Friday only. Bus departs for Cong from Galway Bus station @ 17.40pm
Bus to Galway City from Cong departs Cong (Ryan's (EMAIL HIDDEN) weekend bus service.
Free on street parking for cars in Cong Village or parking available in both public car parks.
Cong is a village to explore, experience and enjoy with a good pair of walking boots.
We kindly ask you not to smoke in the Chalet.
We ask you to respect the communal yard space and no wild parties as you are in a residential area.
We are sorry we cannot welcome your pet.
Check in between 3pm and 6pm. If it will be later than 6pm, please give time of arrival
Check out 11am
We do not charge a cleaning fee so please leave the apartment as you find it........or better!
I help my wife, Susan to manage her Irish Craft and Art Gallery called The Lady's Buttery. It is beside the apartments. I am also an artist and sell my work through my wife's gallery.
We have 3 children, Aoife, Alannah and Rory and we enjoy spending time fishing in Cong, cycling and walking around the woods of Cong.
I fish and shoot through the seasons, for our table, and I am a keen cook.
We enjoy eating out when we get some time so we would be glad to direct you and advise you on places to eat in and places to visit while you visit the area.