Glenvale Cottage

Achill Island, County Mayo (Ref. 3712)

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Cottage features

  • Four poster bed
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A lovely, detached cottage situated in The Valley, a small hamlet on Achill Island, County Mayo. Cosy and comfortable, the cottage boasts character features such as two open fires, exposed beams, a stone fireplace in one of the bedrooms, alongside mountain views, a four poster bed, spacious kitchen, and a bar in the sitting room. With the views of the mountains, rural setting and peace and tranquillity of the countryside, this lovely Ireland cottage is ideal for a quiet getaway for friends or families. With five Blue Flag beaches, numerous watersports to enjoy, coastal walks and history to discover, and the town of Westport only 33 miles away, there is no shortage of things to do from this lovely Achill Island cottage.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Four bedrooms: 1 x double with four poster bed and open fire, 1 x double with mountain views, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with mountain views. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 4) with open fire and bar.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fires in sitting room and one double bedroom. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV, video player. Oil and electricity charged by meter reading. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Off road parking for 4 cars. Lawned area to front of property, decked area with garden furniture (seats 6) to rear. Sorry, no pets. Shop and pub 10 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

ACHILL ISLAND, COUNTY MAYO

Westport 33 miles.

At 57 square miles, Achill is the largest island of Ireland, and lies off the west coast, in County Mayo. The island is linked to the mainland by the Michael Davitt Bridge, making it easily accessible. Boasting five Blue Flag beaches, Achill has some of the most beautiful, secluded, remote beaches in Ireland, but watersports are always easy to find. Try surfing, windsurfing, canoeing or kayaking on one of the beautiful beaches, enjoy a horse ride along the coast, or simply take a stroll through the sand. With its beautiful mountainous landscape, Achill Island provides great walking, and the Atlantic Drive, 40km of coastal scenery, is perfect for cars and bicycles alike. Visit the Deserted Village at Slievemore, or the Tower at Kildavnet and discover some of Achill Island's history, or just over 30 miles away lies the town of Westport, on the mainland, ideal for a day out. A lovely island, with endless possibilities.