Achill Sound 1.8 miles.
A well-presented, detached coastal cottage, situated close to the village of Achill Sound in County Mayo.
Located at the end of a country lane in peaceful isolation, this Achill Island cottage has been appointed in a friendly and traditional style to provide cosy and comfortable accommodation, perfect for a small family or a couple looking for a romantic retreat.
With the accommodation entirely across the ground floor,this Achill Island cottage has two bedrooms, a kitchen with dining area, and a homely sitting room featuring a warming stove adding to the serene atmosphere.
Outside you can settle and enjoy the stunning views, or take a stroll down to the shoreline to absorb the wonderful scenery.
The village of Achill Sound is situated on Achill Island and is surrounded by spectacular countryside and a beautiful bay.
The island has five Blue Flag beaches, so an unspoilt haven is never far away, ideal for a day of family fun or a late evening stroll with only the sound of the sea for company.
There are plenty of activities to be found on this stunning island, including watersports, horse riding, mountain hiking, golf and fishing.
The finest attraction not to be missed is the Great Western Greenway cycle route that winds through the wild scenery all the way to the cosmopolitan town of Westport, revealing breathtaking vistas en route.
Explore the magical Clew Bay or conquer Croagh Patrick; all this and more before returning to your lovely Achill Island cottage.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x adult bunks. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with double sofa bed and multi-fuel stove.
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.