The Yellow House

Carracastle near Charlestown, County Mayo (Ref. 23237)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets No


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

The property

Charlestown 4 miles.

A well-presented detached cottage, located close to the small town of Charlestown, County Mayo.

Situated in a rural location, this Charlestown cottage offers spacious accommodation, ideal for large families or groups of friends wishing to explore the fantastic regions of Mayo and Roscommon, and with the Mayo/Roscommon border just 200 yards away, you have easy access to both counties.

This cottage near Charlestown has four spacious bedrooms, with a combination of both twins and doubles making for flexible accommodation, with one double even boasting an en-suite shower room.

The large, fitted kitchen with lovely range cooker, dining area and French doors to an additional dining room offers the perfect entertaining space for that special occasion.

The dining room also opens onto one of the sitting rooms with its warming multi-fuel stove, so everyone can spend time relaxing together, or the door can be shut, and the children can have their own space to watch TV, whilst the adults relax in the dining room after dinner.

The dining room also has sliding doors to the garden, so you can enjoy the summer breeze as you dine on warmer days.

The sitting rooms with their multi-fuel stoves offer another comfortable area to unwind in after a busy day out and about.

The lively town of Charlestown, within easy driving distance of Knock Airport is a fantastic touring base for the counties of Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo and offers shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a number of activities.

The town of Ballaghaderreen is a short drive away and has fantastic fishing opportunities along the Lung River and beautiful nature walks, plus some of the West's most bustling towns are nearby - you can reach the city of Sligo in just under an hour.

A wonderful County Mayo cottage, the perfect base to see the west of Ireland and experience true Irish culture and tradition.


Four bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Utility. Dining room (seats 6). Two sitting rooms (both seat 5) with multi-fuel stoves.


  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stoves
  • Range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, CD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power included in rent Apr to Sept inclusive, charged by meter reading Oct to Mar inclusive
  • Starter pack for stoves inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Enclosed front lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile.

About the location


Knock 14.5 miles.

Popularly known as the ‘Gateway to the West of Ireland', Charlestown is a bustling little town on the border of counties Mayo and Sligo. With easy access to Knock Airport just a few miles away and situated on the N17 road, which runs from Galway City to the edge of Sligo Town, Charlestown is a fantastic touring base. The town itself has a good selection of pubs, restaurants and shops and boasts a wide range of activities, from golfing and fishing in the many lakes and rivers, to cycling, mapped walking routes in beautiful scenic and rural surroundings and the exploration of archaeological remains.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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