Bungalow | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Under four miles from the village of Balla, and six miles from the town of Claremorris, County Mayo is this welcoming holiday cottage which sits in a rural location next to a working livestock farm. Offering flexible sleeping accommodation with the use of three bedrooms, this cottage near Claremorris provides a perfect base for a family or group of friends looking to tour the area. With a homely atmosphere, this Claremorris cottage boasts pretty views of the surrounding Mayo countryside. The cottage near Claremorris offers a true home-from-home with the traditional furnishings affording a cosy experience; use the WiFi available to keep in touch with the world back home, or send them some tempting holiday snaps of your Mayo adventure thus far! Settle by the rustic open fire after a day spent wandering the beautiful rural landscape, or cook up a dish of hearty Irish fare in the bright kitchen. In the lawned garden you can unwind with a glass of something cool and refreshing while you admire the beautiful green landscape; the children will be kept amused with the small farmyard animals that reside next door! Put on your walking boots and set off from the doorstep of your Claremorris cottage, and see what sights can be discovered. Balla will offer you a selection of shops and pubs, and a little further afield you can explore Claremorris or Castlebar which have a wider array of amenities and delights to tempt the senses. With Lough Mask and Lough Carra offering peaceful waters from which fishing lovers can cast a line, or outdoors enthusiasts can take a soothing amble around, you will be spoiled for choice. Many golfing opportunities are available close by, whilst horse riding treks are also in the area for those looking to view Ireland from the saddle. This Claremorris cottage is a perfect retreat for anyone looking to spend a little time relaxing in the west of Ireland.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bertra Beach 25 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dublin Airport 200 km, Nearest railway: Claremorris, Co. Mayo. 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The North West Ireland region
There are many places to visit in the local area.
Mayo Abbey, Ballintubber Abbey, The National Museum of Country LIfe. Knock Shrine, Michael Davitt Museum, Croagh Patrick, Foxford Woolen Mills, Ceide Fields, Achill Island, Westport, Great Western Greenway, Ashford Castle
There are many festivals going on in the local area during the year. There is a traditional music session every Sunday and Tuesday evening in the nearby town of Balla. The ajoining towns are filled with restaurants and pubs.