House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 11
Newly built dormer house, looking out on Sheaffry Mountains and Croagh Patrick.. fully fitted oak kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, fridge , freezer, stove and ample storage space. dining area seats eight. sitting room has a functional log burning fire, 5 bedrooms - 3 double, 2 twin ,4 ensuite. 2 family bathrooms. glass showers in all bathrooms. open plan upstairs family room with panoramic views from dormer windows. set in a quite area just off the main N59 road. it's ideal for relaxation but still has easy access to all amenities.
|Size||Sleeps up to 11, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bertra 12 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Knock airport 60 km, Nearest railway: Westport Train Station 13 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 4 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 11|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Swing set|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The North West Ireland region
North West Ireland is a fisherman’s paradise, with a host of outdoor activities on offer in Counties Mayo, Galway, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal. There are also an array of beautiful golf courses, walking and horse riding opportunities too. The area has a healthy craft industry, and you can watch local wool products and crystal being made.
Westport has just been voted as Ireland's best place to live!
This beautiful unspoilt part of Mayo is the ideal location for those who want to unwind and forget about it all for a while, exploring the heart of the most beautiful scenery in the world.. This area is truly unique...
Westport is just 8 miles away and is the winner of the tidy towns award on numerous occasions and is noted for good food, entertainment, pubs with traditional Irish music, numerous restaurants and leisure facilities which include a new Skate Park, All- weather football and basketball pitches and many other attractions. The town of Louisburg is approx 10 miles away. .
There is an annual music festival held in August 5th-7th, cannonball run September 10th, Westport food festival 2nd – 4th September, meet on the reek a singles week end 23rd – 25th , Gaelforce, Sea to Summit and an arts festival in September
Heading south toward Connemara there is the village of Leenane renowned for the making of the film 'The Field'. It is located on Killary Fjord- the only Fjord in Western Europe. Here you can fish for mackerel from the shore or why not take a trip on the Killary Cruiser (www.killarycruises.com) to enjoy the wonderful scenery of the Fjord. Further on towards Clifden is Kylemore Abbey, a beautiful abbey dating back to 1860.
Croagh Patrick, Ireland's holy mountain is on your doorstep, hundreds of thousands of people climb it every year.
Water sports abound in this area and you can enjoy sailing, scuba diving, canoeing and surfing within easy reach of Carrakennedy (www.theadventureislands.com)
Moher Lake is just a 3 minute drive where you can fish for stocked and native brown trout. Boats can be hired nearby.
Glenawough Corry Lake located high up in the Erriff hills is home to Arctic char for the fitter fisher is 30 - ? mins away
The Erriff and Delphi rivers are only 5 & 15 mins from the holiday home and are good for salmon and sea trout.
Sea angling can also be arranged from Westport Quay please enquire with owner.
Tawnyard Lake - 4 miles away
Carrowniskey River and many more rivers nearby
Other activities locally:
Championship 18-hole Golf Course ( www.westportgolfclub.com)
Historic Westport House (www.westporthouse.ie)
Westport Leisure Park & Gym (www.westportleisure.com)
3 Screen Cinema in Westport (www.westportcineplex.webdesignmayo.com)
Delphi Adventure Centre - 10 miles(www.delphimountainresort.com)
Lecanvey Adventure Centre - sailing, surfing etc (www.atlanticadventurecentre.com)
Visit Ashleigh Waterfall - 9 miles approx
Daily trips to Clare Island and Inishturk from Roonagh Pier near Louisburg
Horse riding - 8 miles (www.drummindoo.com)
Westport War Games (www.westportwargames.ie)
13 Blue Flag Beaches in this beautiful scenic part of Mayo
Interesting day trips and scenic drives including :
1. Achill Island, North Mayo & Céide Fields,
2. Knock Shrine, Ballintubber Abbey,
3. Museum of Country Life at Turlough Park near Castlebar.