Ballindine House

Ballindine, County Mayo (Ref. 26036)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine

The property

This is a lovely, detached cottage, situated on the edge of Ballindine, a village in County Mayo which is set between the two towns of Claremorris and Tuam. This charming, cosy Ballindine cottage has been lovingly decorated and offers the ideal touring location for couples and friends who would like to discover all that is on offer in County Mayo. This cottage in Ballindine is all on the ground floor and offers bright and light accommodation, benefiting from two bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom. There is an open plan living area with a kitchen with a breakfast bar, a dining area for enjoying meals together at the end of your exciting day out and a sitting area with a multi-fuel stove for relaxing in front of, as well as sliding doors which lead to the sheltered garden and patio, where you'll find furniture for relaxing and enjoying the peace and tranquillity of your cottage. This Mayo cottage is situated on the edge of the village, within easy reach of friendly local shops and pubs, all offering a warm welcome. The River Robe is just a few miles from your Ballindine cottage and is a wonderful location for spending a relaxing day fishing for brown trout. Just a short drive away is Knock airport, meaning that this Ballindine cottage is the ideal touring base for discovering the west of Ireland, with various countryside walks and a great 18 hole golf course nearby. The bustling town of Claremorris is also just a short drive away, as are the coastal cities of Sligo, well known for its surfing opportunities, and Galway, which, as the capital of the west, is a wonderful place for culture, with many traditional pubs and excellent restaurants to enjoy, not forgetting the fantastic galleries and craft shops. This cottage in the west of Ireland is a wonderful base for exploring this lively and colourful region, where you'll always find plenty of places to visit or activities to keep you busy; all of which will help make your holiday and even more memorable occasion.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin & WC & one with additional child's stacker bed)
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 4), dining area & sitting area with multi-fuel stove

General

  • Electric central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • TV with satellite & Saorview, DVD
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Lawned garden with patio, furniture & BBQ
  • Shops & pubs 5 mins walk

Notes:

  • Dogs must be kept on a lead & under strict control when outside
  • Max 4 adults

About the location

BALLINDINE, COUNTY MAYO

Claremorris 5 miles; Knock Airport 22 miles; Galway 34 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 21.9 miles; 27 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 139 miles; 2 hrs 43 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Claremorris, 5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Fishing - There is great fishing available on Lough Corrib and Lough Mask, as well as the River Robe
  • Horse riding is available locally
  • Golf - There is a great golf course is Ballindine

Day trip:

  • Connemara National Park - Scenic National Park covering heath, bogs and woodlands
  • The Aran Islands - Catch the ferry to the three islands, and spend the day island-hopping
  • Beaches - There are a number of beautiful, sandy beaches in the area for all the family to enjoy