Carraig Bàn

Louisburgh, County Mayo (Ref. 936401)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

An immaculately-presented cottage which is located seven miles from the small town of Louisburgh on the beautiful County Mayo coastline. Attractively decorated and furnished throughout to provide comfortable spacious accommodation during your stay, this cottage is ideal for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in a stunning location. The cottage is set over two floors with breathtaking views on all sides. Relax on the luxurious sofas in the sitting room and light the woodburning stove. Head into the large kitchen with breakfast island and dining area, perfect for enjoying social meals together at the end of a busy day. Relax with a book or plan the following day’s endeavours in the quaint first floor mezzanine with comfortable seating. Doors from the kitchen lead outside to a decked area with glorious views overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Outside the cottage, the terrain is truly of the Wild Atlantic Way. The small town of Louisburgh is a short drive away where you will experience the local culture and traditions. Enjoy the wonderful beaches at Old Head, Bertra and Carrownisky. Travel the short distance to Roonagh Pier and take the ferry to Clare Island, an inhabited island and savour the local cuisine and traditional music. Take a day trip to neighbouring town Westport, a bustling oasis and onto stunning Achill Island. Carraig Bàn is a wonderful cottage, you won't be disappointed.



Ground floor

  • Kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 2) and dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Basin and WC
  • Two double bedrooms(one with en-suite shower, basin and WC)
  • One twin bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC

First floor

  • One king-size double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • First floor mezzanine sitting room (seats 5)


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with basic channels
  • Selection of games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking


  • Gated parking for 4 cars
  • Lawned garden to front, side and rear
  • Shop & pub 1 mile

Note: No hen/stag or similar

About the location


Roonagh Quay 4 miles; Murrisk 8 miles; Westport 14 miles; Knock Airport 54.4 miles; Dublin ferry 185 miles

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport; 54.4 miles, 1 hr 33 mins
  • Dublin ferry; 185 miles, 3 hrs 56 mins


  • Nearest shop; 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; 1 mile

On the doorstep:

  • The Aran Islands - Catch the ferry to this collection of 3 small islands and discover Iron Age forts and the home of the Aran jumper
  • Bertra Beach - A lovely stretch of sand that walkers and birdwatchers will love
  • Croagh Patrick - Large mountain renowned for its pilgrimage and invigorating hikes

Day trip:

  • Ashford Castle - Medieval castle on the shores of Lough Corrib
  • Clare Island - An inhabited island guarding the entrance to Clew Bay and home of the Clare Island Lighthouse
  • Connemara National Park - Scenic National Park covering heath, bogs and woodlands