Aggie's Cottage

Ballycastle, County Mayo (Ref. 917099)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • 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
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

The property

A splendid, stone-built semi-detached cottage very close to the village of Ballycastle in County Mayo. Set near a lovely coastal walk towards Downpatrick Head, this delightful Ballycastle cottage is ideal for a family or friends who wish to explore this lovely part of the country. The accommodation at this charming County Mayo cottage is all on the ground floor with an open plan kitchen with dining area, so you can prepare and enjoy sumptuous meals before adjourning to the sitting area to relax in front of the solid fuel stove and plan all your activities for the following days of your holiday. Just under a mile from this beautiful County Mayo holiday home is the lovely village of Ballycastle from where you can take the opportunity to swim or scuba dive, fish or go horseriding and of course there are shops and pubs to visit. Travel further afield from your attractive cottage near Ballycastle, on the route of the Wild Atlantic Way, where you will find dotted along the coastline pretty beaches and sheltered coves. Visit the neighbouring County Sligo and the Ceide Fields heritage site through the undisturbed countryside in this part of Ireland. A delightful cottage in County Mayo which can be enjoyed at any time of the year.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground Floor

  • Two double bedrooms (one with basin & WC)
  • One single bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area & sitting area with solid fuel stove

General

  • Oil central heating, solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Fuel & power included Apr – Oct inclusive, €20 supplement payable direct to owner Nov – Mar inclusive
  • Starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Patio
  • Shop & pub 12 mins walk

About the location

BALLYCASTLE, COUNTY MAYO

Killala 8.6 miles; Ballina 16.4 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport – 42.6 miles, 1hr 6 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry – 174 miles, 3hrs 35 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Ballycastle, 12 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; Ballycastle, 12 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Ballina, 17 miles
  • Nearest village; Ballycastle, 12 mins walk

On the doorstep:

  • Kilcummin – Visit the headstone and church ruins of Saint Cuimín in a beautiful area steeped in folklore
  • Ballycroy National Park – Take a walk along the Bangor Trail and explore the diverse wildlife and wonderful rugged countryside of County Mayo
  • Moyne Abbey - Home of Rosserk Friary which dates back to the 15th century

Day trip:

  • Ashford Castle - Medieval castle on the shores of Lough Corrib
  • Fishing - great fishing is available on Lough Corrib and Lough Mask