You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Doohoma, Blacksod Bay, County Mayo. It is a Detached House.
Located in the village of Doohoma,10 miles from Belmullet, this house boasts panoramic views out over Tullaghan Bay and is 30 mins from Ballycroy National Park. Finished to a high standard with spacious rooms that are great for entertaining, it shares its grounds with property 16586 - for large parties why not book these properties together? Its long sandy beaches are perfect for water sports activities.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant. Beach 1320 yards.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, utility room, sun room, 2 doubles, double with single, bathroom with separate shower. FF: 2 doubles 1 with ensuite shower room, single, shower room.
Electricity and gas central heating included, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, cot, high chair, TV, video, dvd player, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, freeview, electric heaters, games console, internet access, hairdryer, welcome pack, partially enclosed shared garden, shared driveway, private off road parking. One small pet welcome.
Dohooma is a small village on the Atlantic Coast of Mayo. There are two pubs, The Sea Rod Inn (Barrett's) and Tra Bui (Holmes's), which offer food, a post office and two grocery stores. It is a picturesque village with panoramic sea views across Blacksod Bay. Its long sandy beaches and safe bays are perfect for water sports such as surfing, kiting, sailing, swimming, fishing, boating and wind surfing.
This scenic links golf course is located near Doohoma Head overlooking Blacksod Bay and Achill Island. The course consists of nine greens and eighteen tee boxes and is a stern test of golf with hole lengths ranging from 100 yards to 190 yards. This course is becoming ever more popular with membership numbers continuously increasing. All holes have a view of the sea and none are more than a few hundred yards from the beach. The holes form a horseshoe shape around the Doohoma football pitch. Hazards include sand traps and rough grass, no trees or water hazards. A practice green is available. No facilities exist on the premises but the course is located a short walk from The Sea Rod public house which has refreshments (bar food and drinks), a small shop, and restrooms for patrons. As this course is directly facing the Atlantic the weather can be windy and rainy even when the weather further inland seems fine, dress appropriately. Green Fees are EUR10 per day
Doohoma has an extensive and beautiful strand which is never crowded or polluted owing to its distance from large centres of population. The sea here is free from any strong currents and ideal for swimming, padding and such sports as surfing and sailing. Doohoma has also stony beaches where children can pick shellfish such as winkles, mussels and limpets in safety. Oyster beds are also being cultivated which should provide a great attraction for the gourmet.
For those interested in walking, cycling or just sightseeing there is a ring road some 12 miles long, right round by the coast of the Doohoma Peninsula which is almost three miles square, with easy access to coves and shores throughout the whole length.
Free Wifi but due to the remote setting of the property, the reception can sometimes be affected.
Playstation II is available for holidaymakers use.
This property would be accessible for wheelchairs with bedrooms and a bathroom downstairs. There is a ramp access to the front door, all the doors comply with disabled access as do plug sockets and light fittings. The shower has a shower tray.
The grounds of this property are shared with property 16586 - for larger parties, why not book together?
Bird watching on site. Walking, Traditional Music, Golf, Fishing, Coastal walks 1 miles. Tennis 3 miles. Shooting 5 miles. Leisure centre and indoor pool, Childrens Playground, Bowling 10 miles.
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