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Ireland West Farm Stay

Carracastle near Charlestown, County Mayo (Ref. 1065231)

Hogans Irish Cottages rating

  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • All-ground-floor
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x family room with double and single
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Oil underfloor central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV, WiFi and selection of books
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Rear patio garden with seating area and picnic bench
  • Off road parking available
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 4.7 miles

The property

Charlestown 4.7 miles.

Dating back to the early 19th century and boasting a traditional stonework façade is Ireland West Farm Stay, a traditional Irish farm cottage resting in the heart of rural County Mayo.

This all-ground-floor property is ideal for a family wanting to enjoy a quaint and peaceful retreat, while also being within easy reach of bustling towns and modern conveniences.

Step inside the property and feel the warmth of the underfloor heating, as you discover a wonderful combination of 19th century interior and modern comforts, with the centre piece of the property the amazing hearth, which you can cosy around with a hot drink sharing stories and making plans for the remainder of your stay.

The well-equipped kitchen/diner boasts modern appliances to allow you to create delicious meals you can enjoy together at the dining table, enjoying the picturesque countryside views, while the owners will leave a delicious local breakfast basket each morning, containing produce, bread and eggs from the local farms & cheesemakers, so you can start your day with an incredibly fresh breakfast.

In the evening, spend time in the sitting room beside the woodburning stove, curling up with a book from the bookcase or kicking back with a family film night.

When it's time to catch up on rest, find three spacious and unique bedrooms, with the master double benefiiting from an en-suite shower room, while the second double and the family room, comprising a double and a twin, are served by the family bathroom, which offers a choice of bath and separate shower.

Outside, you can soak up your tranquil rural location in the patio garden, sitting out and enjoying the fresh air or dining alfresco with lunch at the picnic bench.

Venture into Charlestown, known as the Gateway to the West of Ireland, to find a good selection of pubs, restaurants and shops, as well as opportunities to fish at one of the many lakes and rivers, golfing, cycling and walking trails amidst scenic rural landscapes.

Charlestown offers easy access to Knock, its airport, and points of interest like its museum and Catholic pilgrimage centre, Knock Shrine, while the N17 runs through the town towards Galway City and to the edge of Sligo Town, with its abbey that dates back to the 13th century, Yeats Building - a literary centre and library, along with heritage walking tours.

With plenty of day out opportunities within easy reach, Ireland West Farm Stay is a fantastic base for an Irish rural retreat.

About the location


Knock 14.5 miles.

Popularly known as the ‘Gateway to the West of Ireland’, Charlestown is a bustling little town on the border of counties Mayo and Sligo. With easy access to Knock Airport just a few miles away and situated on the N17 road, which runs from Galway City to the edge of Sligo Town, Charlestown is a fantastic touring base. The town itself has a good selection of pubs, restaurants and shops and boasts a wide range of activities, from golfing and fishing in the many lakes and rivers, to cycling, mapped walking routes in beautiful scenic and rural surroundings and the exploration of archaeological remains.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas