Lough Conn View

Pontoon, County Mayo (Ref. 23171)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine

The property

Pontoon 1.7 miles.A charming, traditional detached cottage, located just outside the village of Pontoon which is famed for its beautiful lakes and forests.

This Pontoon cottage offers comfortable accommodation for guests wishing to tour the lovely region of Mayo.

Set just a stone's throw from Lough Conn, this Pontoon cottage has one bedroom with an en-suite shower room and comfortable seating, and a spacious kitchen with dining area and woodburning stove.

Outside this Pontoon cottage is a welcoming courtyard which is shared with the owners' property, and where you can sit and enjoy a cold drink after a day exploring.

The village of Pontoon attracts anglers from all over the world, drawn to its numerous limestone lakes and stunning forestry.

Only a five minute drive away is the charming town of Foxford, which is famous for its ancient Woollen Mills.

Pontoon is an ideal base if you wish to explore the west of Ireland.

Just an hour's drive in either direction and you can check out some surf in Sligo, or visit the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life in Castlebar.

An ideal, tranquil Pontoon cottage, in a superb location in true rural Ireland.


All ground floor. One double bedroom with TV, one armchair, electric fire and en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and woodburning stove.


  • Electric fire and woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview, radio/CD
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared courtyard and lawn with lake view
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles.

About the location


Foxford 5 miles.

Well famed for its beautiful lakes and forestry, Pontoon is a widely popular angling destination attracting fishermen from all corners of the globe. Lough Conn and Lough Cullen are two of Pontoon's famous limestone lakes, separated by a peninsula at Pontoon and overflowing out into the Moy River. Only a short drive from the charming town of Foxford, Pontoon maintains a great reputation as a fantastic base for touring the county of Mayo, and it also only an hour's drive away from the well-known cities of Sligo and Galway. Following the Foxford Way is also a great way to see the region, where you can stretch your legs on the 86km walking route, part of which passes through Pontoon. Golfers will also appreciate this lovely village as it is only a short drive away from some of the top golf courses in the west such as Castlebar and Enniscrone.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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