“Liked everything, lovely rooms, very clean and tidy, fantastic breakfast, all in all a perfect place to stay”
Cartron House was built in 1770 and retains a wealth of the original character and style, reflecting the warmth and informality of the atmosphere you will experience during your stay with us. Nestling in the lush Galway countryside, there are spacious lawns and fields surrounding the house, which accentuates the air of rural serenity that Cartron House offers its guests.
We are very proud of the exceptionally personal and complete service we provide to our guests. Many hotels and guest houses claim to provide such a service, but at Cartron House, the experience is genuinely warm and welcoming. We offer real flexibility and choice to our guests in terms of menu, mealtimes, and check in, and we do everything we can to cater for peoples individual requirements.
All meals are freshly hand prepared from excellent local produce so be sure to start the day with our full Irish Breakfast accompanied with home made soda bread. We can cater for all tastes and dietary requirements and discuss preferences with our guests to ensure satisfaction.
All of the internal spaces and guest rooms have been lovingly improved with new showers and an emphasis on comfort and convenience. There is a large and comfortable sitting room with television, a delightful conservatory, and an outside deck for those sunny days. Pets are welcome outside, where they can enjoy the extensive grounds. The property is extremely child friendly. Children’s meals are always available, and a cot and high chair are available upon request.
Accommodation at Cartron House is simple and elegant, with a range of rooms in the main house including single, twin, double and family rooms. Should you who require extra privacy or space we offer beautiful self-catering facilities at Cartron House. Adjacent to the main house are our delightful cottages, namely Cartron Cottage & Peg's Cottage. Our accommodation has a calm and relaxing feel and extremely comfortable.
Enjoy a freshly prepared breakfast each morning, made to your liking. We bake fresh breads daily and use local produce as much as possible
We have fantastic outdoor gardens with a paved picnic and BBQ area complete with bandstand, the perfect place to unwind
We prepare all meals ourselves, and the plentiful and delicious food will be one of the highlights of your stay at Cartron House
Should you feel the urge to connect to the world outside during your stay, enjoy feee WiFi on us!
Housekeeping is done daily but feel free to ask us if theres anything else you need during your stay
Planning a party, special occasion or boutique wedding? No problem, Cartron House is the perfect venue to host your occasion.
The wedding of your dreams at Cartron House
Looking for a boutique wedding experience? Cartron House can facilitate a civil wedding ceremony or the traditional wedding where the wedding ceremony is held in a church. The bridal party can take comfort in knowing that on arrival they will be the only guests at the house; they will have total privacy.
Parties & Social events
Birthdays, Family occasions, Hens & Stag parties, We've got you!
If you're planning that all important social or family occasion but looking for somewhere a bit more personal and private, then be sure to speak with us about it. Contact Ann today to discuss your options, who doesn't love a good party!
THINGS TO DO
Thor Ballylee home of W.B.Yeats
Thoor Ballylee, the Norman tower described by Seamus Heaney as the most important building in Ireland.
Birr Castle and Science Centre
Visit the award-winning Gardens of Birr Castle and the newly revamped Science Centre.
Pallas Karting & Paintball
Enjoy a fun day out for all, perfect for parties, hens, stags, team building and corporate events also.
Cliffs of Moher
You simply cannot travel to Ireland without paying a visit to Ireland’s top tourist attraction, the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher, situated in County Clare along the wild Atlantic Way.
Local Nature Walks
Enjoy a leisurely 1.2km stroll around the grounds of Cartron House and catch a breathe of fresh air. Walking maps provided.
Go horse trekking in the west of Ireland. With more than 2,000 acres of surrounding forestry, you can explore picturesque landscapes for an afternoon.
Aillwee Cave and Birds of Prey Centre, located in the Burren, Co.Clare, gives you a chance to explore its weirdly shaped underworld and enjoy unexpected freedom with majestic Birds of Prey.