Cottage Mayo, Rock View House. Carracastle Charlestown, Mayo. F45 Pn50

This beautiful holiday home with its old world charm is situated in the village of Carracastle, midway between Charlestown and Ballaghaderreen (4 miles from each) on the Mayo/Roscommon border.This renovated cottage, which dates back over 200 years old, has lots of old-world charm, three large bedrooms, a living room, and a kitchen.

The cottage has mystical charm, is on its own spacious grounds, and is close to a church, shops, a post office, and a local pub.

Set back in a peaceful and scenic location the house can accommodate seven people and has all modern facilities.

The house is accessible to the disabled and has two bathrooms with shower/baths -with one an en-suite.

There is a playground with swings/slide and spacious grounds.Our cottage in Mayo is positioned in a quiet, scenic location but is close to Church, Shops, Post Office, and Public houses. The holiday home is fully equipped with all ...

...mod cons and features a log fire stove (turf provided), perfect to relax after a day's outing. All linen and towels are supplied, TV, Video, and sky are available. Our cottage provides the perfect accommodation for those wishing to visit for a fishing holiday to Ireland and we have a Tackle/Bait Shed available for storing fishing rods etc

Our Mayo cottage has provided a base for many people who wish to trace their Irish roots and a helpful hand is always available. This area is well known for Irish trad music with Matt Molloy the acclaimed flute player with the Chieftans hailing from Carracastle. You will find traditional Irish music in many of the pubs nearby. Visit our website www.rockviewhouse.com for more information.

bedroom Family Bedroom

Location

Carracastle is located just inside the County Mayo border and is very convenient for touring the west of Ireland.

It is five minutes drive from Charlestown and Ballaghadereen, 10 minutes drive from Ireland West Airport, 15 minutes drive from Knock Shrine, 25 minutes drive from Claremorris and Castlebar, a 40 minutes drive from Westport and a 30-minute drive from Sligo, Ballina, Boyle and Carrick on Shannon.Stretching from Lough Corrib in the south to Killala Bay in the north, Mayo boasts many attractions including stunning mounting scenery, megalithic tombs, excellent fishing waters, exciting hiking trails and great golf courses - including the championship course at Westport in west Mayo.

Westport is a charming town, with lively traditional pubs and plenty of Irish music. It lies at the mouth of Clew Bay, where you'll find Achill Island - the largest island off the Irish coast, and probably the most beautiful, with lovely mountains, moors and beaches. Why not take an island hopping holiday? Back on the mainland, Croagh Patrick , the pyramidal mountain, is where Saint Patrick is said to have performed his snake-banishing act. Mayo's other famous religious site is Knock, which is visited by hordes of pilgrims every year. The people of Mayo are renowned for their hospitality and friendliness.

Location

Carracastle is located just inside the County Mayo border and is very convenient for touring the west of Ireland.

It is five minutes drive from Charlestown and Ballaghadereen, 10 minutes drive from Ireland West Airport, 15 minutes drive from Knock Shrine, 25 minutes drive from Claremorris and Castlebar, a 40 minutes drive from Westport and a 30-minute drive from Sligo, Ballina, Boyle and Carrick on Shannon.Touring

Carracastle is within easy reach of Knock Shrine, Castlebar, Ballina, Westport, Roscommon, Boyle, Sligo and Enniscrone on the Atlantic Coast, while Galway and Donegal are just over a one hour drive away.

A day trip to Westport by car offers a fantastic variety of destinations for all tastes.

Clew Bay and Louisburgh just outside the west Mayo town offer a multitude of beautiful, jaw-dropping scenery, while the 42km Greenway is the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland.

The Greenway traverses Ireland’s Atlantic coast between Westport town and Achill Island and visits the picturesque villages of Newport and Mulranny (Mallaranny).

It passes by some of the West of Ireland’s most dramatic mountains and offers magnificent views of Clew Bay and its many islands

There are a variety of historical and cultural sites including- Croagh Patrick, Westport House (Which has lots of attractions for kids) the Ceide Fields, Ballintubber and Kylemore Abbeys, Knock Shrine, Rockfleet Castle, Foxford Woollen Mills, the National Famine Monument at Murrisk.

This is an area of living history: rich in Stone, Bronze and Iron Age antiquities, as well as early Christian sites. There is also a high concentration of ancient burial monuments around the county.

The scenery becomes ever more spectacular as you explore. Drive towards Newport and Mulranny or Louisburgh and Doolough.

The Céide Fields of Mayo have exposed 2,000 acres of stone-walled fields built over hills and valleys with a unique interpretative centre.

There are mountains, lakes and the sea, even islands as Achill is connected to the mainland. Wet day or dry day, you'll find plenty to do.

Places to visit

Céide Fields,Croagh Patrick / Westport,Foxford Woollen Mills,Museum of Country Life, Castlebar,Achill Island,Ballintubber Abbey Clare Island,Moygara Castle,The Four Altars,Douglas Hyde Centre,Lough Key Forest Park,Ox Mountains,Boyle Abbey,Keash Caves,Ashford Castle

Cong (The Quiet Man),Westport House,Galway Bay,Yeats Country, Sligo,Strokestown House / Famine Museum,Seaweed Baths, Enniscrone

Carracastle is only 10 minutes drive to Knock International Airport and within easy reach of Knock Shrine, Castlebar, Ballina, Westport, Roscommon, Boyle, Sligo and Enniscrone on the Atlantic Coast. Galway and Donegal are just one hour away.

Pets are welcome Meter for oil & electricity

Tackle/Bait Shed available for storing fishing rods etc There is a playground with swings/slide, basketball, football field and spacious grounds.

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Rental PricesPrices based on a 7 night rental
April / October per week
€350
May Sept per week
€400
June July August per week
€450
Rest of year per week
€300

Note: Deposit is EUR100.

Prices may be subject to change.

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