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Last updated: 10/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This lovely cottage is set in a tranquil rural setting overlooking rolling pasturelands and quiet country meadows. The cottage has been comfortably furnished and is perfect for a relaxing holiday in the Irish countryside.

This is an ideal touring base. 2 miles from Kilmaine village. 3 miles from Ballinrobe town 15 miles Claremorris and 30 miles from Knock Airport. 22 miles from lively Castlebar, 26 miles Galway City, Westport 23 miles

Shop, Pub, - Kilmaine Golf , Cycling, Fishing, Shooting, Hill Walking, Horse Racing - all nearby, Beach 25 miles.

Oil fired central heating on a meter is additional cost, Electricity by meter read is additional cost - both payable when leaving.

Solid fuel stove with starter pack.

Linen and towels included.

Cot, travel cot & high chair available on request if required. TV, , Radio Internet Access

Fridge with small ice box, microwave, washing machine, hairdryer, iron

Garden furniture incl BBQ, private off road parking..

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years. No party animals...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Cosy cottage in rural setting


  • Books
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    Clothes line only - one outside & one in a shed...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil fired metered heating system in place . Additional cost , charged at end of stay. ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linen provided. Ask for other details if your stay is longer than 1 week ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room & dining combined...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking for 4 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels provided. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full complement of dishes & utensils supplied....moreless

  • Dishwasher:


  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen includes full electric cooker, fridge, dishwasher, microwave oven, washing machine ...moreless

  • Microwave:


  • Oven:

    Electric ...moreless


  • Outdoor Grill:

    Barbeque and picnic table seats 6...moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$380 $1,087
Standard Rate
Mar 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $108.66
  • Taxes Not included


Oil fired heating is on a metered system. Charge is to be paid on last day of stay in Euro to Owner. Electricity is also on metered system and is included in quotation. However for longer lets where a revised / reduced quote is given, electricity will be paid for by rentor.

Internet Access is limited at this address, however it is readily available in nearby town of Ballinrobe

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 10/19/2016
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36 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
2.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kilamine Village
150 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Dun Laoghaire Co Dublin
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ballinrobe 18 Hole
15 Miles
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
M6 Galway to Dublin
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
29 Miles
Nearest Beach
Berthra Beach Westport

Car: Necessary

Westport 20 miles; Galway 30 miles.

Ballinrobe is a lively market town on the River Robe in County Mayo, close to Lough Mask, Lough Carra and Lough Corrib . Ballinrobe is known as the lake angling centre of the west, and with 60,000 acres of lough fishing, and miles of river fishing close by.

Geographically, it is ideally located as a touring base for those wishing to explore Galway, Mayo and west Ireland. Dating back to the 1300s, Ballinrobe is believed to be the oldest town in South Mayo, and is surrounded by many features of archaeological, architectural, historic and ecological interest.

The town offers a championship 18 hole golf course and the award winning Ballinrobe Race Course holds Spring and Summer horse racing meetings. Horse riding, cycling and hill walking are also catered for in the area.

For day trips, the stunning Mayo coastline can be easily reached in half an hour, and a visit to the world-famous Connemara National Park, with its breathtaking walks and amazing scenery, makes for an unforgettable day trip.

Driving Times:

•Knock Airport - 30 miles; 44 mins

•Dun Laoghaire ferry - 170 miles; 3 hrs 27 mins


•Nearest shop, pub town, Kilmaine, 1.5 miles

•Nearest beach; Westport, 22 miles

•Public Transport: Regular daily Bus Service within walking distance of property

•Fishing – Excellent lough and river fishing can be enjoyed in the area

•Galway City – Purchase souvenirs or experience the 'craic' in one of the many bars and pubs

•Ashford Castle – This medieval castle is well worth a visit


•Connemara National Park – Spend a day exploring this stunning National Park

Visit for more information about Ballinrobe


Owner info

About the owner: I grew up in Co Mayo, I am married with 4 boys.

Why the Owner Chose County Mayo, Ireland:
My Grandparents Home

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Quiet rural location, the house is set on a working farm

Contact us

Speaks: english, Irish



VRBO #678745

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 23, 2016

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