Lake View House

Tourmakeady, County Mayo (Ref. 911933)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes


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

The property

Tourmakeady 4.5 miles.

Situated down a quiet, rural lane lies this charming detached cottage, close to the village of Tourmakeady in County Mayo.

This Mayo cottage has been homely decorated to provide comfort for families or a group of friends looking for a rural getaway in the west of Ireland with lots of outdoor activities on the doorstep.

Boasting three well-presented, ground floor bedrooms and a twin bedroom on the mezzanine level, this cottage near Tourmakeady caters for everyone’s needs.

Cook a delicious meal in the well-equipped kitchen with dining and sitting areas which have wonderful views over Lough Mask, from where you can enjoy a social evening with your loved ones over a bottle of wine, and then retire to the separate sitting room where you can share stories around the open fire.

To the front of this Mayo cottage you can sit out on the patio and enjoy the views of the surrounding countryside.

The small village of Tourmakeady boasts a strong community and tradition.

The local residents will give you the warmest of welcomes in the local shop and pub, and the village rests beside Lough Mask and glorious countryside and woodlands making it a perfect location for walking, cycling and fishing.

Within easy reach of Tourmakeady, to the south west is the stunning region of Connemara and here you can explore the rugged coastlines and breathtaking scenery.

Other attractions within reach include the harbour town of Westport, Achill island and the charming heritage village of Cong.

This lovely Tourmakeady cottage provides an excellent base for exploring Mayo and Galway.


Mostly ground floor. Four bedrooms: 2 x king-size double, 1 x twin, 1 x mezzanine twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area (seats 6) and sitting area (seats 4). Sitting room (seats 6) with open fire.


  • 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, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair
  • Ample off road parking
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Front lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 4.5 miles
  • Lough Mask 1.5 miles
  • Note: One step up to shower room
  • Note: Mezzanine is accessed via steep stairs and has an open doorway, children to be supervised
  • Note: Mezzanine twin is suitable for children only
  • Note: Max
  • 6 adults

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.

Note: Max. 6 adults.