Belmullet Coastguard Station
Lighthouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Belmullet CGS was beautifully restored in 2010 to the highest standards. It is set in the heart of a working beef farm on Claggan Island.The island offers a relaxed atmosphere that is both private and secluded and yet we are only 12kms (10 minute drive) from Belmullet town and 5km to the nearest shop in Glencastle.The island is linked to the mainland via a causeway that is accessable by car all year round. The house has been carefully and purposely furnished to the highest standard so that our guests have a very comfortable and relaxing holiday. From the King size beds with memory foam mattresses to the reclining chairs in the living room, every room has been carefully designed & laid out so that guests experience a level of comfort and a feeling of being at home that will have you coming back again and again. The beach is only 5 minutes walk away and is very safe for children to play and swim.
We offer a relaxing, carefree holiday, ideal for couples or families. Children love feeding the hens, ducks and turkeys. They can also help collect the eggs in the morning. We also supply a basket of fresh vegatables from the garden (when in season) Chldren can experience first hand how their food is grown and enjoy the great flavour of the fresh vegetables.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Claggan 200 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||10 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Ireland West Airport Knock (KNO) 110 km, Nearest railway: Ballina 60 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
There are 3 large bedrooms (2 en suite) The main bathroom has a bath with electric shower. The kitchen is modern and fully equipped with gas hob, electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, washing machine, i pod docking station and a Stanley solid fuel stove (fuel provided)
The upstairs living room has a Stanley solid fuel stove with fireguard, reclining chairs,Tv with sky package, dvd player & a selection of dvd's, books & board games for all the family. the room has 3 balconies so you can enjoy the spectacular views that the mullet peninsula has to offer. The stairs are fitted with anti-trip stair gates.
The rear conservatory offers spectacular views towards Belmullet town and is a great area to relax and take in the views.
|Further details outdoors|
We offer a beautifully landscaped lawn almost 1 acre in size where family can play games. Garden furniture is provided so you can enjoy a meal on the lawn with family or friends, while taking in the amazing views that surround the property.
Our guests have complimentary access to Éalu health & leisure club at The Broadhaven Bay Hotel, only a 10 minute drive away.
Check in 3pm Check out 11am
Saturday to Saturday (other days available on request)
The North West Ireland region
Belmullet Coastguard station is situated on Claggan Island. The Coastguard station was originally built in the late 1700 and was restored in 2010.Enjoy the miles of sandy beaches just minutes from your door, It is an ideal destination for a family holiday.
Belmullet has many fine bars and restaraunts to satisfy all tastes. Traditional music can be found in the town at weekends and the summer months have many festivals, brochures & up to date information are available in the house at all times. Heritage day in August is a great day out for all the family.The North Mayo sculpture trail (site L is located only metres from the house) covers nearly 100kms of the north Mayo coastline and will take you on a journey through some of the most spectacular scenery Mayo and indeed Ireland has to offer.
Carne Golf links is a 15 minute drive.
Uisce adventure centre is 25 minutes.
Ceide fields are 45 minutes.
The Great Western Greenway is 50 minutes
Belmullet offers many fine restaraunts that cater for all tastes all year round.The Broadhaven Bay hotel, The Talbot Hotel and Carne Clubhouse to name but a few.
Availability Your dates are available
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22 Jun 2014
"1st class accomadation in stunning setting"
We spent a wonderful week in a stunning setting. My grandchildren had a great time with the animals and on the beach which is near by. The house was everything we hoped for and more, with everything y… More
9 Jun 2014
"Top class property in a fantastic island setting"
We spent a wonderful week in this very comfortable house The advantage of sea beaches and farmland together make it an ideal place for those who live in cities or towns to recharge their batteries a… More
Wow, thank you for your kind words and praise for us. We are truly flattered and delighted you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure meeting you all and spending time in your company. Thank you for the wonderful review.
8 May 2014
"a remote location of truly beautiful landscape, and a wonderful welcome!"
a remote location of truly beautiful landscape, surrounded by sandy beaches, a superb farm and a wonderful welcome!
Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay & look forward to meeting you again in the future.
27 Apr 2014
"The warmest welcome under mackerel skies"
Just returned from a wonderful week at the coast guard station on claggan island.The family made us very welcome and checked we had everything we needed for a memorable stay.Memories:The starriest ski… More
Thank you so much for your positive comments, it was a pleasure meeting you and your family and we look forward to seeing you again on Claggan Island. Many thanks again.
15 Apr 2014
"Great house near the beach"
The cottage on Claggan Island is spacious, clean, and tastefully furnished and the kitchen is very well equipped. Our hosts were extremely friendly and always happy to advise us on the sights as well … More
Thank you for your feedback. We look forward to seeing you back on Claggan Island again in the near future. Best wishes from all at Belmullet Cgs.
29 Mar 2014
"Perfect valentines getaway on breath taking Claggan Island"
We recently spent a long weekend on Claggan Island to celebrate valentines weekend. We arrived in lashing rain and gale force winds to the most cosy, romantic retreat and blazing fire!! It was just wh… More
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you back in the near future. Best wishes form all at Belmullet Cgs.
25 Feb 2014
"What a way to see in the New Year"
We travelled to Ireland in late December for our New Years stay at Belmullet CGS, we were not disappointed. Even before our arrival we experienced the warm inviting welcome which only got better upon … More
Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay & look forward to seeing you all again in the future.
24 Jan 2014
We stayed for week in November at Belmullett coastguard Station and would highly recommend it. From the start of the holiday to the end it was wow. We were met by Laurance who was the ideal host even breakfast was in the fridge. The house has been renovated to a very high standard. All bedrooms were very comfortable. The kitchen had all the mod cons you expected .
The views from tower/sitting room we're breathtaking morning and evening looking out over to Belmullet. It was a 10min drive to Belmullet and we found some excellent places to eat and relax.
Thanks to the Howard family for a very relaxing and enjoyable week we will definitely be returning
Thank you for the kind & positive feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay & hope to see you again in future. Best wishes from all at Belmullet Cgs.
18 Sep 2013
"Over the dunes to Claggan..."
We were made very welcome. There was food for us in the fridge and the fires, (solid fuel burners, well guarded) were laid. The six of us were very comfortable, would have loved to stay longer and ho… More
Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Belmullet Coastguard Station. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay & hope to see you back again in the future. Best wishes from all at Belmullet Cgs.
1 Sep 2013
"perfect retreat that ticks all the boxes"
I do not really write many reviews but felt this was a must. We have family in Belmullet we visit but also wanted somewhere to relax and unwind this house was perfect.1st impressions of the island wer… More
Many thanks for your positive review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes, Laurence & Myra.
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