You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Mayoabbey, Ballyglass, County Mayo. It is a Detached Barn Conversion.
Located 1.5 miles from Mayoabbey, 13 miles Castlebar and 19 miles from Westport. This charming, rustic hayloft is on the first floor of a refurbished granary dating from the early 20th century, adjacent to the owners' residence, with a private entrance up the stairs to the right side. The granary has its own private garden and patio overlooking an apple orchard, while guests are welcome to enjoy the flower gardens and allees on the property. Situated between Mayoabbey and Ballyglass, it is an ideal location for exploring the larger towns and the wild, dramatic sites of Co. Mayo, Co. Galway and Co. Sligo. In this bucolic setting, you can leisurely experience the traditional flavour of life in the West of Ireland. There is free Wi-Fi for guests to use.
Shop 1.5 miles. Pub 1320 yards. Restaurant 8 miles. Beach 17 miles.
FF: lounge/kitchen/diner, double with ensuite shower room.
electric coin meter, linen and towels included, No Smoking, TV, video, dvd player, fridge with small ice box, microwave, electric heaters, internet access, hairdryer, uk tv channels, fully enclosed garden, garden furniture, locked shed available for storage, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
~ This property is only suitable for 2 adults.
Mayoabbey is the nearest small village, it has a church, pub, general store and a post-office. Balla hosts traditional Irish music nights on Tuesdays at Mannion's Pub. Claremorris has many shops, pubs, bars, restaurants, cafes, several supermarkets, a couple of pharmacies and 3 banks with ATM's.
Castlebar (10 miles) is the county town of Co. Mayo, and Westport (17 miles) with a large variety of shops, restaurants, pubs, takeaways, threatre, entertainment bars and pubs. There are several large supermarkets, many pharmacies, Mayo County Hospital with an A and E and a cinema. Westport is often described as Ireland's most lively town.
~ Lough Carra (4.9 miles) is home to the hauntingly beautiful Moore Hall and is the largest marl lake in Ireland.
~ Ballintubber Abbey, founded in 1216, is 5.5 miles away and holds a daily Mass.
~ Great Western Greenway traverses Ireland's Atlantic Coast between Westport and Achill Island, passing through the towns of Newport and Mulranny, and by some of Ireland's most dramatic mountains and scenary.
~ Croagh Patrick is 21.7 miles away and is Ireland's holiest mountain. It is the site of pilgrimage for thousands of years, and since 441AD is follows the trail of Saint Patrick. Each year, the mountain witnesses nearly a million pilgrims walking along the traditional route from Murrisk Abbey.
~ Ballinrobe Race Course is 11.4 miles away and is a beautiful race course which hosts many events throughout May to September.
Walking on site. Traditional Music, Golf 4 miles. Football Pitch, Tennis, Forest walks, Fishing - River, Fishing - Lake, Fishing - Course 5 miles. Leisure centre and indoor pool 6 miles. Horse riding 8 miles. Theatre, Cinema 10 miles.