You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Killala, Atlantic Coast, County Mayo. It is a Detached House.
The property stands in 4 acres of private grounds on the banks of the renowned river Moy with stunning views over the river as it flows into the Atlantic Ocean at Killala Bay. Within 100 meters and with direct access to the river, in a secluded, peaceful setting, it is 2.8 miles from the picturesque fishing village of Killala, and 6.5 miles from the larger town of Ballina with all its facilities. The house is an architect designed restoration of the original 150 year old stone building, restored to provide unique, luxury accommodation. It is decorated and furnished in a contemporary style.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 2.8 miles. Beach 3.5 miles.
GF: kitchen/diner, utility room, 2 doubles 1 with ensuite shower room, twin, shower room. FF: lounge.
Electricity and oil central heating included, linen and towels included, No Smoking, travel cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, hairdryer, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, patio area, picnic bench, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
It is ideal for a quiet getaway, a base for taking advantage of the excellent fishing in the area, a base for golf, walking and mountain trekking or as a touring base for the many heritage sites in the area and the spectacular North Mayo coastline. The accommodation is spacious with a fully equipped kitchen, appliances include large gas fired cooker hob, double oven, dish washer, fridge-freezer and microwave - ideal for entertaining. Large open plan dining/sitting area, first floor living room with panoramic views, 3 bedrooms (2 double, 1 twin), 2 bathrooms, 1 of which is en suite. Washing and drying machines are provided in the utility area. Terrace with seating - BBQ is provided. The area has established a reputation as one of the premier fishing destinations in Western Europe. The River Moy is one of the most productive salmon fishing rivers in Europe with recorded catches of 5,000 salmon on rod and line in a single season. The lake fishing on Lough Conn is renowned for brown trout on the fly but produces trout through-out the season from February to September. Deep sea fishing charters with equipment and guide can be arranged locally in Killala. There are many local shore fishing opportunities. There are several quality golf courses in the area, the nearest being Ballina (10mins), Inniscrone Links course (20 mins) overlooking the Atlantic. Others within an hours drive are Westport, Castlebar and the famous links course at Carne, Belmullet. There are many fine beaches in the area to choose from. The local beach at Ross (10mins) with its three kilometers of un-spoilt sand has Blue Flag status. Inniscrone beach (25 Mins), also a Blue Flag beach, has a 5km stretch of fine sands backed by sand dunes.
Other Local Attractions include:
- Friendly local bars with traditional music sessions In Killala
- Great food from pub meals to fine dining
- Heritage sites including Cede Fields Neolithic site, historic abbeys at Moyne, Rosserk and Rathfran
- Killala Round Tower
- Quiet country roads and lanes suitable for walks and cycle rides
- Hill walking and mountain trekking
- Seaweed Baths at Enniscrone offering hot sea water and sea-weed and steam health baths.
~ The property has 2 rooms on the first Floor closed off, they are not furnished.
~There is Wi-Fi internet access available free of charge
Walking, Cycling 0.01 miles. Horse riding, Fishing, Bird watching, Traditional Music, Coastal walks 1 miles. Golf, Cinema, Childrens Playground 9 miles.
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