Rockview House

Carracastle near Charlestown, County Mayo (Ref. 26099)


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

The property

This traditional cottage, situated next to the owner's home, lies in rural surroundings close to the town of Charlestown, County Mayo. This quaint County Mayo cottage is perfect for families and friends of all ages wanting to explore all that Mayo has to offer. Set entirely on the ground floor, this Charlestown cottage boasts three comfy bedrooms that offer flexibility with sleeping arrangements. The homely sitting room offers a sofa and chairs you can sink into after a long day sightseeing. You can light the warming woodburning stove and soothe aching feet or just enjoy the warmth while you sip on a mug of hot chocolate and plan tomorrow's activities. The well-equipped kitchen and dining area is ideal for enjoying meals as a family or just partaking in drinks of an evening. Outside your pretty Mayo cottage, you have lawned front and rear gardens where children can safely play and you can enjoy the far-reaching views your garden has to offer. Charlestown is a busy town that was built in the middle of the 19th century. There are a wide range of activities and attractions in the area such as a choice of golf courses, fishing in the many local lakes and rivers and mapped walking routes in the beautiful rural surroundings. Notable landmarks in the area worth visiting include the Town Hall and St James' Church. The town also offers a good selection of pubs, shops and restaurants. Further afield, you can enjoy the glorious scenery of Sligo, Galway and Westport which are all within easy reach for a fantastic day trip. A charming Charlestown cottage, perfect for any time of the year.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One double bedroom
  • One family bedroom with one double & one single
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 6)
  • Sitting room with woodburner


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Free-to-air channels & DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Wifi
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel & power included in rent
  • Starter pack for woodburner included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned front & rear garden with furniture, children's swing
  • Shop & pub 10 mins walk

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Knock 14.5 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 9 miles; 16 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 128 miles; 2 hrs 33 mins


  • Nearest shop; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Charlestown, 5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Swinford - A market town, home to large summer festival
  • Fishing - There are many Lough's in the area to test your skills

Day trip:

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