Ballindine House

Ballindine, County Mayo (Ref. 26036)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A cosy detached cottage, located on the edge of the village of Ballindine, in County Mayo, between the towns of Tuam and Claremorris. This quaint, homely cottage in Ballindine has been lovingly decorated throughout to offer an excellent touring base for friends and couples wishing to discover all that Mayo has to offer. This Ballindine cottage offers bright accommodation set entirely over the ground floor, with two bedrooms, one boasting an en-suite bathroom. The open plan living accommodation features a kitchen with breakfast bar, a dining area and a sitting area with multi-fuel stove and sliding doors to the sheltered garden and patio with furniture, where you can enjoy the peace and quiet of your Ballindine holiday. Located on the edge of the village, this Mayo cottage is within easy reach of friendly local shops and pubs, where you will be greeted with the warmest of welcomes. Just a few miles from this self-catering holiday home is the River Robe, where you can spend a lazy afternoon fishing for brown trout. Only twenty minutes' drive from Knock Airport, this Ballindine cottage is an excellent base for touring the west of Ireland, with a fantastic 18-hole golf course and numerous countryside walking routes nearby. A short drive away is the bustling town of Claremorris and the coastal cities of Sligo, famed for its surfing, and Galway, the capital of the west and a hub of culture with a plethora of excellent restaurants and traditional pubs, not to mention some fantastic craft shops and galleries. This Ballindine cottage is the perfect base from which to tour the colourful and lively West, with plenty on offer for all ages, to make your Irish holiday even more memorable.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC and one with additional child's stacker bed). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with multi-fuel stove.

Amenities

Electric central heating with multi-fuel stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with satellite and Saorview, DVD. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pubs 5 mins walk. Note: Dogs must be kept on a lead and under strict control when outside. Note: Max 4 adults.

About the location

BALLINDINE, COUNTY MAYO

Claremorris 5 miles; Knock Airport 22 miles; Galway 34 miles.

The village of Ballindine, meaning 'Town of the Fortress' is located on the Mayo/Galway border, and is an ideal location for touring west Ireland. The village is home to an 18-hole golf course and horse-riding arena, while close by, the River Robe is renowned for great brown trout fishing. Nearby Claremorris offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants and family activities, while a short drive away, the vibrant and lively city of Galway offers lots for guests to see and do. Connemara National Park is located in Galway and is home to wonderful species of wildlife, including the famous Connemara Pony, while Lough Mask and Lough Corrib are great for fishing. Ballindine is 22 miles from Knock Airport, and a peaceful location for any getaway.