Swinford 2 miles.
A delightful and unique former schoolhouse, close to the town of Swinford, County Mayo.
This detached cottage has been renovated to provide accommodation that exudes character and charm.
With two twin bedrooms, one with an en-suite, an en-suite double and a single room, this cottage provides flexible sleeping arrangements and is ideal for family gatherings or for friends looking to get together in wonderful surroundings.
The sitting room features a high ceiling, with an additional raised seating area that, along with the soothing open fire, offers holidaymakers a truly wonderful setting.
The large dining area means that family meals can be enjoyed in comfort, or you can choose to dine alfresco on sunny evenings.
The cottage is situated just a few minutes' drive from Knock Airport, and the quaint town of Swinford is also close by, with a variety of pubs, shops and restaurants and which is renowned for its excellent fishing facilities as well as a number of nature walks.
Further afield, you can visit the vibrant and lively town of Westport and marvel at the islands of Clew Bay, or why not conquer the impressive Croagh Patrick Mountain, all before returning to the comfort and charm of your Swinford cottage?
Four bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with basin, 1 x single with basin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 6) with open fire and raised seating area (seats 2).
About the location
SWINFORD, COUNTY MAYO
Westport 28 miles; Sligo 35 miles.
Swinford is a market town in County Mayo, located approximately 11 miles from Knock International Airport. Situated on a tributary of the River Moy, Swinford is known for its fishing waters, which include the Callow Lakes (which yield excellent brown trout) and the lakes of Conn and Cullin. It is home to one of Mayo's largest summer festivals with pageantry, ceili dancing and heritage displays depicting many of the traditions of East Mayo. Swinford offers a nine hole golf course, pony trekking and nature walks while, in the evenings, the town’s pubs offer traditional Irish music. A wealth of archaeological sites are within a short drive of the town, and it is an excellent base from which to tour many of Mayo's visitor attractions including Croagh Patrick, Ceide Fields and the Foxford Woollen Mills.