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Shanvallyard near Tourmakeady, County Mayo (Ref. 903810)

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  • Sleeps 10

  • Bedrooms 5

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Tourmakeady 3 miles. A superb detached cottage boasting an elevated position overlooking stunning Lough Mask near Tourmakeady, County Mayo.

Spaciously appointed, this Tourmakeady cottage is the perfect choice for families or groups looking to spend time together in unrivalled peace and tranquillity.

This Tourmakeady cottage has been finished in a modern style with wooden floors throughout, and five beautiful bedrooms including three on the ground floor.

The large sitting room is complemented by a roaring open fire, and the welcoming summer room offers further opportunity to relax.

Outside this Tourmakeady cottage, you can revel in the spectacular views which stretch across the expansive Lough Mask.

This Tourmakeady cottage is set on a quiet road so children can play in safety whilst you soak up your surroundings.

The quaint village of Tourmakeady is typified by the scattered settlements that dot the shore of the Lough.

There is a shop, pubs and a restaurant where you can sample freshly-caught fish from the lake, or settle back with a pint of the black stuff in front of the fire whilst enjoying some traditional Irish music.

Hire a boat yourself and see if you can land the catch of the day, or enjoy a swim in the tranquil waters.

The countryside surrounding Tourmakeady is beautiful, with rolling fields complemented by rounded peaks; perfect walking country for ramblers and wildlife enthusiasts!

The Connemara National Park and the Partry Mountains are close by, with yet more spectacular scenery and rugged landscapes.

The towns of Ballinrobe and Westport are also within easy driving distance of this Tourmakeady cottage, and a day trip to the cosmopolitan city of Galway is a must.

With so much to see and do, and a wonderful Tourmakeady cottage to enjoy it from, this is an Irish break you’ll never forget.


Five bedrooms: 2 x ground floor double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x double, 1 x ground floor single, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Utility. Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire. Summer room (seats 3). Mezzanine sitting area.


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent Apr – Oct inclusive, charged by meter reading Nov – Mar inclusive with first €20 inc. in rent
  • Starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair
  • Ample off road parking
  • Front courtyard with furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 3 miles.

About the location


Westport 16.5 miles; Ballinrobe 12.5 miles.

Situated in an Irish-speaking area between Lough Mask and the Partry Mountains, Tourmakeady is a picturesque village in the south of County Mayo. The surrounding area is quiet and peaceful, rich in flora and fauna, with beautiful walking tracks through Tourmakeady Wood and a wonderful natural waterfall on the Glensaul River. The village itself is home to a grocery store, Post Office and pub, with the larger towns of Westport and Ballinrobe just a short distance away. With Galway, Connemara and Achill Island within reach, Tourmakeady makes a great County Mayo base.