Teach Hanley

Knockmore, County Mayo (Ref. 933894)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This lovely detached cottage is situated in the picturesque village of Knockmore, close to the beautiful shores of Lough Conn, between the towns of Ballina and Castlebar, County Mayo.

This lovely cottage is ideal for couples and groups of friends looking for a relaxing break in the great outdoors with many activities and attractions on your doorstep.

The cottage is all on the ground floor with a well-equipped fitted kitchen and an adjoining living room with dining area and open fire.

Relax in the evening with a glass of wine in the comfortable sitting room where you can curl up beside a further open fire.

Three double bedrooms and family bathroom complete the accommodation.

There is an enclosed courtyard garden room with furniture where you can relax with a book and a refreshing drink whilst planning days out.

Take a short walk to the edge of the village where you'll catch your first glimpse of Lough Conn with the towering Nephin mountain in the background.

Travel a short distance to Pontoon Bridge, which traverses a narrow waterway linking Lough Conn and Lough Cullin.

The mighty River Moy, famed for its salmon fishing, flows from Lough Cullin to its final destination at Ballina.

Explore the many sandy inlets around Lough Conn or take a stroll through Drummin Wood.

Drive west to Castlebar and on to the bustling town of Westport, where you will enjoy the many pubs, cafes and restaurants and savour the local tradition and culture.

Take a day sightseeing in Ballina and on to the wonderful beach at Enniscrone where sky meets sea.

You must not leave this area without a visit to Foxford and its famed woollen mills.

Here you will enjoy wonderful crafts on offer and relax in the adjoining restaurant.

Knockmore village is an ideal place to start your Irish adventure.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three double bedrooms. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room with living area and open fire. Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with open fires
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter packs for fires inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed courtyard garden room with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop adjacent to property, pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: A small step leads from kitchen to dining/living room so care must be taken
  • Note: The front and sides of property are open to the main road so children must be supervised
  • Note: A small convenience store and fuel depot are situated at the side of property.

About the location

KNOCKMORE, COUNTY MAYO

Ballina 6 miles; Castlebar 15 miles;

The small and picturesque village of Knockmore sits on the shores of beautiful Lough Conn and lies between the towns of Ballina and Castlebar. The village offers wonderful fishing and walking opportunities, particularly along the extensive lakeshore, where you will find many sheltered inlets with sandy shores. A warm welcome awaits the visitor in the village as you savour the local tradition and culture. The local shop is well stocked with all the essentials. Knockmore provides a wonderful base for touring County Mayo, with the towns of Ballina and Castlebar close by, and further on, the coastal towns of Enniscrone and Westport beckon. With Nephin mountain standing tall in the distance, Knockmore is a beautiful place to begin your Irish adventure.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas