Nephin View

Foxford, County Mayo (Ref. 961066)

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

The property

Foxford 10 miles. Nestling between the mighty Nephin mountain and stunning Lough Conn in County Mayo is this cosy cottage at Bofeenaun. This homely cottage has been lovingly decorated and furnished to provide you with quality and comfort during your stay. With a choice of four well-presented bedrooms three doubles, and one single, guests will feel relaxed and refreshed in this cottage. A modern, fully fitted kitchen with dining area leads into a comfortable family room with multi-fuel stove. There is a further spacious sitting room to the front of the property. Outside the cottage, you are awestruck by the majestic Nephin mountain, a haven for hillwalkers. The locality is dotted with wonderful lakes and is an anglers paradise. Travel to nearby Pontoon Bridge where a narrow waterway joins mighty Lough Conn with its smaller sister Lough Cullin. Visit nearby Foxford on the River Moy, with its marvellous woollen mills, excellent craft shop and restaurant. Call to the Museum of Country Life at Turlough, Castlebar and experience the trials and tribulations of past generations. The bustling towns of Ballina and Castlebar are a short distance away and offer may attractions and amenities. A 30 minute drive will bring you to Westport, an oasis on the Wild Atlantic Way, with its wonderful shops. pubs and cafes. Nephin View is the perfect place to begin your Mayo adventure. You won't be disappointed.


All ground floor. Four bedrooms: 3 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with multi-fuel stove. Second sitting room with electric fire.


Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove and electric fire. Electric oven and electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Enclosed lawned garden to front and rear. Pets accepted .No smoking. Shop 3 mins walk, pub 2 miles. Restaurant 6 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Ballina 10 miles; Castlebar 15 miles; Westport 24 miles; Sligo 45 miles.

Foxford is a delightful town situated on the River Moy in County Mayo. Foxford is well known as a tourist centre and has a variety of traditional pubs, restaurants and shops. Nestled between the Ox and Nephin Mountains, the town caters for a range of outdoor activities such as walking, mountain biking and fishing. The Foxford Way is a 53 mile long trail which takes in the Ox Mountains, archaeological sites, boglands and river banks. For fishing enthusiasts, the River Moy offers some of Ireland's best salmon fishing, whilst nearby Loughs Conn and Cullin provide opportunities for brown trout fishing. Further afield are the towns of Ballina, Castlebar and Sligo, the Ballycroy National Park and Achill Island, all suitable for a day trip.