Killeen holiday house rental with beach/lake nearby, walking, fireplace and TV

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  • House
  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min stay
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Key information

  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking. See Policies & House Rules
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

From the owner

Property Type = Cottage with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.

"Foxhollow Cottage" is a beautiful 5 bedroom family run holiday cottage located in Bunowen, in the quiet outskirts of Louisburgh village, on the shore of Clew Bay, in the West of Ireland.

With many returning guests, year upon year, we are proud of our excellent reviews!

There are spectacular routes for touring, cycling, walking and hill climbing (e.g.Croagh Patrick). There are also plenty of good pubs, restaurants, beaches and a wonderful bookshop within walking distance.

Note that this is an UNPLUGGED experience - we provide board games, dvds and videos and a collection of books. But there is no WiFi connectivity. Visiting families and guests love this and enjoy the outdoors and the back to nature experience.

Should you choose to holiday at Foxhollow Cottage, Louisburgh, your enjoyment will commence 20 km. away in the lovely market town of Westport.

The approach road from Westport winds its way along the Southern side of Clew Bay with the rolling Atlantic Ocean out to the West beyond the sheltering mass of Clare Island.

Inland, to your left as you travel, stands the 2,700 ft, cone of Croagh Patrick, Irelands holy mountain. Most holidaymakers avail of the opportunity to climb this penitents trail during their stay (though not all in the barefoot tradition).

The journey to Louisburgh and beyond, over the famine trail to Leenane, is designated an area of OUTSTANDING NATURAL BEAUTY. As you travel this road you will experiencie some of the fantastic scenery of the

WILD ATLANTIC WAY, Ireland 2500 km long distance touring route along the western coast.

When you reach Louisburgh, Foxhollow Cottage is a short 800 metre drive from the village square, on a quiet country road.

The cottage will be ready to greet you with refreshments and with furnishings ready to rest your weary head!

The house has been giving enjoyment to holiday guests for 15 years now with excellent reviews.

Safe off road Car Parking is provided on the grounds for up to 4 cars.

Foxhollow Cottage is in an ideal position for touring the Western counties of Mayo and Galway being positioned as it is on the Western gateway to Connemara.

NOTE

Foxhollow Cottage has oil fired central heating. and an open fireplace for those who like an open fire on a chilly evening.

Linen and towels are supplied . There is a garden shed and a swivel clothes drying line..

10 REASONS FOR SELECTING FOXHOLLOW COTTAGE FOR YOUR IRISH HOLIDAY --

1. PEACE , QUIET , COMFORT. This comfortable cottage has them all. Be it for a holidaying couple or a larger family. Children are welcome and catered for.

2 There is a secure CHILDREN'S PLAY AREA at the back of the house. Mainly with grassy surface.

3 FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN AND UTILITY ROOM. with Washer, Drier, Dish Washer, Microwave, fridge/freezer, electric cooker, full supply of dishes and cultery.

4 Only 400 mtrs, on a quiet country road, to Louisburgh's WELL EQUIPPED CHILDREN'S PLAY GROUND

5 BREATHTAKING VIEWS of Croagh Patrick, Mweelrea mountains, Sheffrey hills, Achill, and Clew Bay,

6 AROUND the COTTAGE sparsely populated farmlands are rich in wildlife not to mention farm animals.

7 Feel the pleasure in watching Hares at play and pheasants calling to to their mates. Foxes can be heard barking at dusk. Lambs in the fields nearby from April to May. Blackberry picking in late September.

8 For Those of you who enjoy water passtimes there are 3 LOVELY BEACHES WITHIN 3 MILES of the house.

9 There is a good supply of BOOKS, tapes and DVD's

10 Check out the numerous reviews from those who have holidayed here.

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Amenities

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2: Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3: Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4: Bunk Bed
  • Bedroom 5: Bunk Bed
  • Beds in other rooms:
  • 1 Family bathroom, 3 En suites

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Essentials

  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • Patio
  • Sea view
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Safe
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Please note for a most enjoyable experience the house is suited to accommodate up to 8 persons. However it does accommodate up to 11 persons and has an added cot for a small baby / infant.
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Cancellation policy

Full refund

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

Partial refund

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

No refund

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

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Things to know

Check in: 16:00 Check out: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.

Payment

This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Damage deposit: (£421.09) €500.00

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Smoking

No smoking at this property

House rules

Foxhollow is available to rent on a weekly basis, from Saturday to Saturday.
Checking in time is 3.00pm or after.
Departure time is 10.00 am. Pets allowed but please contact us in advance as there are pet rules.
COVID-19 cancellation additional terms 2021: If you have contracted COVID, have to self isolate or COVID travel restrictions apply and your holiday cannot go ahead, we will be happy to offer you a change of date instead.

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Manager restrictions

Minimum stay: 7 night

About the owner

Fidelma R.
Calendar updated:
18 Aug 2022

Years listed:
8

Based in:
Ireland
Languages spoken: English, French
This House has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps 8. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 17 Jun 2014. Located in Louisburgh, it has 11 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £724 to £839.
The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 18 Aug 2022.
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Voyager582424

High quality accommodation
Aug 2019

Our group had a very good holiday in Louisburg. This house is of a higher quality that the usual rental accommodation and we can strongly recommend it. All the bedrooms are generous and the living r… More 

Reviewed 27 Aug 2019

This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on all reviews.

Owner's reply:
Thank you so much for your generous review! I really appreciate that! We look forward to welcoming you back to Foxhollow Cottage in the future! Warm Regards, Fidelma

This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not TripAdvisor LLC.

Emma R

Beautiful!!
Jun 2019

Wow... what a gorgeous atmosphere this place had!! It was charming and bigger than i first thought. There were 7 of us that stayed here but it can house 12/13 people to be honest (with some sharing do… More 

Reviewed 3 Jul 2019

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Owner's reply:
Thank you for your lovely review Emma. We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay! We look forward to seeing you again in the future! Best Wishes, Fidelma

This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not TripAdvisor LLC.

John M
Manchester, United Kingdom

Lovely holiday home
Sep 2017

I stayed at Foxhollow cottage for a week in Sept 17 with family and it was a lovely home from home. The house has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.village centre is a 5 -10 min walk … More 

Reviewed 30 Dec 2017

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Owner's reply:
Thank you for your lovely feedback! We hope to see you again at Foxhollow! Best Wishes and Have a Wonderful New Year. Fidelma.

This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not TripAdvisor LLC.

poh1976
lurgan

Great house in a great area
Aug 2017

Ticks all the boxes. It's exactly as the owner describes it. Have just booked to go back next summer making it 5 years in a row and everyone (young and old!) is really looking forward to it.

Reviewed 21 Nov 2017

This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on all reviews.

Owner's reply:
Thank you for your lovely feedback! We look forward to welcoming you all back again in 2018! See you in the summer! Fidelma

This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not TripAdvisor LLC.

beanieandfreddy
County Westmeath, Ireland

A lovely stay in a lovely house
Jul 2017

We stayed in foxhollow cottage for a week in July and it was the perfect base for touring Mayo. As a family of five, 2 adults and 3 children we found the house to be perfect. The beach was a 4 min st… More 

Reviewed 19 Nov 2017

This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on all reviews.

Owner's reply:
Thank you for your lovely feedback! We hope to see you all back at Foxhollow in the future! Warm Regards, Fidelma

This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not TripAdvisor LLC.

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How do I edit my booking?

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