The Herons Rest Boutique B&B Galway makes the perfect touring base from which to explore the region…
Let us pack you a gourmet picnic and take our secret spots map to explore the west of Ireland like a local. Three very different day trips are on offer, to the north lies the lakes and mountains of Connemara, to the south the Craggy rocks, cliffs and caves of the Burren whilst nestled in the middle of the bay are the windswept gaelic speaking Aran islands. We are happy to help you plan your trip whether you are driving or wish to join a tour.
Kylemore abbey, Clifden town, Roundstone and the fjord of Killary harbour are all must see spots, your host Sorcha is more then happy to help you plan your driving route..
Explore the early Christian settlements or indeed take a bike ride to more secluded spots why not enjoy a gourmet picnic and truly feel you have discovered real Ireland.
The area is home to many artists and has a vibrant arts and crafts scene with many local food producers, perfumeries and other delights to discover..