You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Dugort, Achill Island, County Mayo. It is a Detached Bungalow.
These traditional stone cottages are situated just outside Dugort Village on the north side of Achill Island 8 miles from Achill Sound and joined to the mainland by causeway. Located at the foot of Slievemore mountain there are un-interrupted views of Minaun Cliffs and the Atlantic Ocean. It is within a mile of a Blue Flag beach and choice of pubs and restaurants. Walking, fishing, wind surfing and hill climbing are popular sports on the island .
Shop. Pub. Beach 1 mile. Lakeside 3 miles.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, double with ensuite shower room, twin, single, bathroom with handheld shower head.
Electricity by meter read, storage heaters, open fire (no fuel supplied), linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, hairdryer, open plan shared garden, patio area, patio furniture, private off road parking. One small pet welcome.
~ Right by the Atlantic coast, hidden in a small bay on Achill Island, you find the most westerly public garden in Ireland - Achill Secret Garden is open March - August.
~ Achill Tourism organises two annual Walks Festivals, usually in spring and summer. These events typically cover three or four days and a range of guided walks are offered to cater for walkers of all abilities. Information about Achill Walks Festivals available on www.achilltourism.com
~ Mulranny has been awarded the EDEN award - European Destination of Excellence and the new Great Western Greenway (cycle path) is a major attraction to the area. This greenway now runs from Achill to Westport, a distance of 42 km with stops along the way. Bicycles can be hired locally.
~ There are 5 blue flag beaches on Achill Island
~ Castlebar Blues Festival takes place the June bank holiday weekend and you will find the blues party in most of the pubs in Castlebar over the weekend * as well as some workshops and a window display competition.
~ The Deserted Village at Slievemore consists of some 80 - 100 stone cottages located along a mile long stretch of road on the southern slopes of Slievemore Mountain. The area itself is rich in archaeological artifacts including Megalithic Tombs dating from the Neolithic period some 5,000 years ago.
~ The Feile Bia Na Mara (Seafood Festival) takes place on Achill Island, Co. Mayo, on the west coast of Ireland, in July.
Tennis on site. Traditional Music, Coastal walks 1 miles. Horse riding 2 miles. Childrens Playground, Golf, Fishing 3 miles. Cinema, Leisure centre and indoor pool 36 miles.
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