Peaceful Countryside Location €599 to €999 Per Week
A rural cottage located in Tourmakeady (Tuar Mhic Éadaigh) in south Co. Mayo in the Wild Atlantic Way Region of Ireland. The general area, known as ‘Joyce Country’ is a place of outstanding natural beauty, a native Irish speaking (Gaeltacht) area and it is truly a place to immerse in the calm of rural life. Great in all seasons, Connemara and Clew Bay area are on your doorstep. Set among stunning mountains and lakes, Cottage 423 Tourmakeady is nestled between the mountain ranges of Maumturk and Party. It overlooks the Maumturks mountain range and Lough Mask – one of the largest lakes in Ireland. Popular activities people enjoy when staying here are renting a fishing boat (experience required – hire on-site), lake swimming, walking the great local trails, hiking, take scenic drives and visiting picturesque tourist villages and towns like Leenane, Cong and Westport, take a boat tour on Killary Fjord (25km). Cycle through miles of ice carved mountains and lakes, see nearby Lough Nafooey, popular with photographers, walkers, and fishermen. Visit a local working hill sheep farm and watch the sheepdogs herding Connemara Blackface sheep. Try your hand at exciting outdoor adventure sports activities at the nearby (14km/20 mins) Petersburg Outdoor Education Centre. While being located in a very rural setting, you’re still not far from local bars, restaurants, shops and amenities. The Larches Bar in Finny is a traditional Irish music pub with regular sessions is 5.6km/10 mins away by car. Máire Luke’s Bar & Restaurant in Tourmakeady is just 6km/7 mins drive with Paddy’s Bar & Restaurant a little further on. Clonbur village is 15km/20 minutes’ drive where you’ll find the nearest convenience store. The villages of Finny (5km), Tourmakeady (11km), Clonbur (15km), and Cong (26km), are all a short drive from the accommodation. Larger towns such as Ballinrobe (30km), Westport (37km) and Castlebar (40km) are not too far away either.
3 bedrooms – Sleeps 5. A rural country cottage with lake and mountain views. Access via its own entrance, the property is surrounded by an enclosed lawn. Enjoy the use of a picnic bench while overlooking the Maumturk mountains and Lough Mask. The accommodation is all on ground floor level and consists of a sitting room, a kitchen/dining room, three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The bedrooms are one double, one twin and one single room, sleeping up to 5 guests. Bedroom 1 has one double bed. Bedroom 2 has two single beds and bedroom 3 has one single bed. One bathroom with walk-in electric shower and toilet. The sitting room (with a three-seater and two one seaters) can seat 5 comfortably and includes an open fireplace for those cosy evenings. A basket of firewood is provided. The kitchen / dining area has the following amenities: electric hob and oven, microwave, washing machine, small fridge with ice box, electric kettle, toaster. No dishwasher. To allow you to fully disconnect, there is no T.V., Wi-Fi or phone signal at this property. Games and books provided. The kitchen/diner has linoleum flooring, the bedrooms have timber floors, and the sitting room is carpeted. Oil central heating. Towels and bed linen is provided. No Wi-Fi. No T.V., No phone signal. Electricity and heating included. No smoking indoors. Free parking on site for up to three cars. No baby and toddler equipment available. Sorry, no pets.
A security deposit of €150 is required for this property. Our reservations team will arrange this with guests prior to arrival. Pre-authorisation of a payment card will be required.