Annie's Cottage

Doonamona near Belcarra, County Mayo (Ref. 927842)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Set amongst pretty countryside, two miles from the lovely little village of Belcarra, County Mayo, is this delightful, character cottage. Originally the local village store, this charming cottage beautifully combines bright and contemporary fixtures and fittings with the character of a tradition, Irish country homestead. With high ceilings throughout creating a feeling of spaciousness, Annie’s Cottage has been lovingly restored from its original purpose to provide perfect holiday accommodation for a getaway with friends and family. Features include a stone floor, charming uneven walls, a character half door, high apex ceilings and the original shop front entrance, all set beneath a neat, partially-thatched roof. With the accommodation set mainly across the ground floor, there are three lovely bedrooms, which you’ll long to retire to after an active day, each lavishly appointed with their own en-suite for added comfort and convenience throughout your stay. With two smart and stylish kitchens to choose from, each with French doors, you have plenty of space to cook up delicious dishes for all the family. The sitting room is cosy and inviting with its beautiful woodburner set in the hearth, creating a cosy atmosphere and a wonderful space in which to relax together. Two additional living spaces provide extra room to spread out. On warm and sunny days, why not take a step outside to the spacious garden, lined with mature trees and a lush lawn with patio space where you can share an alfresco breakfast to set you up for the day. The pretty village of Belcarra offers a welcoming pub and local shop, as well as a delightful looping walk alongside the Manulla River. Just 6.5 miles away is County Mayo’s largest town of Castlebar, with plenty of interest things to see and do on its outskirts and a good range of services to find in its centre. Just under half an hour’s drive is the vibrant coastal town of Westport, home to Croagh Patrick, the Greenway Cycle route, a plethora of independent craft and tourist shops and traditional Irish music. This character cottage is the perfect place from which to enjoy your Irish adventure.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Two kitchens (one with dining area)
  • Sitting room with dining area & open fire
  • Second sitting room (seats 4) with gas fire
  • Snug (seats 2) with gas stove
  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with Jack-and-Jill access to bathroom
  • Bathroom with freestanding bath, basin & WC

First floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC

General

  • Oil central heating with underfloor heating, open fire, gas fire & gas stove
  • Two electric ovens & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Two fridges
  • Two freezers
  • Two dishwashers
  • Two washing machines
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Travel cot
  • Sorry, no pets & no smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned gardens with patio & furniture
  • Shop & pub 2 miles

About the location

BELCARRA, COUNTY MAYO

Castlebar 6.5 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 25 miles; 40 mins Dun Laoghaire ferry - 161 miles; 3 hrs 23 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Belcarra, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Belcarra, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Balla,
  • Nearest village; Belcarra, 2 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Castlebar - This popular town offers a number of shops, pubs and restaurants
  • Lough Mask and Corrib - Large lake with great fishing and boating opportunities
  • Westport House - This large house and its adjoining adventure park are great fun for all the family

Day trip:

  • Galway City - Lively city with great restaurants and bars
  • Ballycroy National Park - Spend a day and admire the natural wilderness in this wonderful national park