In Galway City centre The Herons Rest Boutique Accommodation lies nestled on the banks of the River Corrib overlooking the traditional Claddagh Harbour. Each bedroom has stunning views over Claddagh Harbour and Galway Bay. Outside the water is teaming with wildlife such as otters, herons and the largest colony of mute swans in Western Europe. Traditional sailing boats named Galway Hookers can be watched setting sail from your bedroom window and the binoculars enhance the view that stretches across to the Burren Hills.
Each room is furnished with extras designed to enhance your stay, vintage decanters of port, handmade chocolate truffles, organic speciality tea and coffee, flat screen television, WiFi, complimentary tea and coffee in the lounge on arrival and deck chairs for relaxing by the riverside on request.
Breakfast is cooked to order prepared in front of you by your host. It is served at their communal breakfast table between 08:00 to 11:00 and may also be received in your room. Irish farmhouse cheeses, pure juices and natural yogurts accompany an eight option gourmet menu. The team will accommodate your specific dietary requirements upon request.
The Herons Rest Boutique Accommodation aims to ensure that their guests get the most out of Galway and its locale. They strive to share the very best with you and provide a home from home experience. They serve gourmet breakfasts, provisioned from local and organic produce. Each bedroom offers panoramic views of the bay giving the feeling of an idyllic hideaway whilst still located in the city centre.
The Herons Rest Boutique Accommodation can provide up to the minute advice on local restaurants and help with your reservations. Galway is a convenient base for day tripping and they offer personalised route planning to ensure you can avoid the tourist traps and find less known locations. They will also pack a gourmet picnic for you or book an afternoon tea on arrival to start your day.