About the Homestay

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My name is Caroline, I'm married to Stevie ,we have two children and a border collie called Rocco Guiseppi ,I love living in the peaceful countryside , i am interested in growing and working with herbs and edible flowers ,The family all love the veg garden ,I also love arts and crafts and would love to learn pottery sometime
I have a beautiful hand crafted shepherds hut which sits on top of four wheels at the back of my garden nestled in its own private secure space overlooking the duck pond and chicken coop It has a king size bed, compact kitchen and ensuite bathroom,storage heating,cutlery, crockery, pots & pan & cooking utensils ,outdoor kitchen has a bbq and two ring electric stove,

Additional Info

you will need a car to get around and there is also free parking available



House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • Pets Indoor
  • Smoke alarm
  • Non Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 2 nights

Maximum stay is for 29 nights

Available for given dates

Long stay? If you have a reoccuring schedule where days in the week do not require accommodation, you can unselect those days below. This will inform the host and reduce the price of your stay.

The Feathers
From 62 per night
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom ensuite (within room)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

The bed is king size with a very comfortable memory Foam Mattress, underneath is storage also there is hook to hang Jackets etc beside the bed ,also in the bathroom ,There is also a reading light over the bed

  • Desk and Lamp
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
  • Radio
 1 guest
2 guests
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About the Area

My shepherds hut is located in East Galway just 4.6 km outside the village of Ahascragh. In the village there is a coffee shop, bank link, petrol Station, hardware store and butcher
We are 16km (20 min) drive from the town of Ballinasloe,( nearest train station & hospital swimming pool )
30km (30 min) from Athlone ( nearest shopping center ,cinema ,water sports
and approx 1 hour from Galway City ,
You will need a car to reach local area facilities

Local Area Facilities
  • Gym
  • Golf
  • Swimming
  • Cinema
  • Library
  • Shopping Centre
  • Horse Stables
  • Water sports
  • Fishing
  • Restaurant
  • Bus Stop
  • Train station
  • Hospital


Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

Quite time from 10 pm
No smoking in the hut (outside only)
No naked flame in the hut ( eg.candles)
Please use bins provided for waste food and recycling, stored by the garage
Check in 3pm
Check out 11
Deposit is 25% which is non refundable if cancelled within 24 hours of arrival.....The balance can be paid cash on arrival

Smoking is not allowed.

How do I book?

Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.

When do I pay?

Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 250 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.

When can I share my contact details?

Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.

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