You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Bunacurry, Achill Island, County Mayo. It is a Detached House.
Achill Island, situated off the West coast of Co. Mayo and connected to the mainland by bridge. This holiday home is located in Bunacurry village, in the centre of the Island, 4 miles from Achill Sound and 3 miles from Keel. The house boasts stunning views of nearby Croaghaun Mountain, Inisbiggle Island and Blacksod Bay. The house is very cosy and spacious with free WiFi available for guests. There are five blue flag beaches on Achill, golf, fishing, hillwalking, surfing all available too.
Shop 1 mile. Pub 1320 yards. Restaurant. Beach 3 miles.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, 2nd lounge, utility room, 2 doubles, shower room. FF: 4 doubles 3 with ensuite shower room, twin, bathroom with separate shower.
Electricity and oil central heating included, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, TV, dvd player, radio, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, patio area, garden furniture, bbq, private off road parking. Pets welcome.
~ There is free internet access available in the property which can be intermittent in bad weather.
** Please be aware that the grassed area beyond the fence, to the rear of the property is privately owned and not part of the holiday home **
Outdoor Education Centre is a mile away in the village of Cashel and this delightful home is also ideally located to explore the nearby 5 blue flag beaches.
Hill walking; Achill island offers some of the most spectacular walks and treks in Ireland. Unlike many other walking areas most of the countryside on Achill is common ownership, which means that it is open and freely accessible for hill walkers.
Hill is 50 yards away. The 2 highest peaks on the Island are Slievemore, 672 metres and Croaghaun 688 metres.
Painting: Achill is a haven for Artists.
Golfing: Achill is an ideal location in which to base your golfing holiday,offering access to renowned links courses at Westport and Belmullet ( Carne ) as well as the local courses on Achill Island and Mulranny.
Fishing: The waters of Clew Bay on the southern shore of the Currane Penninsula and the Atlantic waters of Achill Island provide some of the best sea angling in Europe..
The famous Croagh Patrick is outside Westport town and the Greenway walk/cycle route can be done from Westport/ Newport.
Clare Island is a boat trip away.
Achill Walks Festival takes place in May.
Johnny Kilbane Weekend/Kilbane Clan Gathering.
Long weekend of events to commemorate former Featherweight World Boxing
Champion Johnny Kilbane, whose father came from Achill. This festival takes place in June.
Achill half marathon takes place in July.
Inishbiggle Festival takes place in July.
There is an information pack on all activities relating to the island in the house for your convenience.
Bord Failte / Irish Tourist Office is located beside Ted Lavelle's in the village of Cashel.
Walking - Hill 50 yards. Traditional Music 400 yards. Golf 3 miles. Fishing - Deep Sea, Horse riding 4 miles.
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