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Achill Island Holiday Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Spacious cottage has everything that you will need for a great holiday on Achill

Joined to the mainland via a road bridge, Beautiful Achill Island is positioned on the West coast of Ireland and is Eire's premier holiday island.

This spacious two bedroomed holiday cottage is decorated and equipped to modern standards and comes supplied with everything that you will need for a great self-catering holiday on Achill island. It is ideally situated to make the most out of all that Achill Island and County Mayo has to offer whatever your choice of adventure.

A traditional Irish Cottage that has been extended over the years and now offers One King-sized en-suite bedroom, one twin bedroom with seaviews, lounge with open fireplace, modern Kitchen, Bathroom with slipper bath, Sun room with dining area that overlooks the estuary and mayo mountains, Plentiful safe private outdoor areas to play, patio area for Barbecues and relaxing in. Private parking. Set in a real Irish community and not a holiday village.

Achill Holiday Cottage Saula West is ideal for couples & small families. Set on the quieter East coast of Achill, It provides the perfect retreat to relax and unwind in. A beautifully located and peaceful area on the West coast of Ireland's premier holiday island. Ideally located, the cottage is just minutes from the picturesque villages of Dugort, Dooega, Keem and Keel with their own European awarded Blue-Flag Beaches. It also makes a super base from which to explore this beautiful part of Ireland. There are plenty of interesting places to visit and just about every activity to enjoy including horse riding, water sports, golf, surfing, diving, kyaking, cycling, fishing and great walking opportunities.

Ideally located, Achill Saula West holiday cottage is just a few minutes from the picturesque villages of Dugort, Dooega, Keem and Keel, each with their own European awarded Blue-Flag Beaches. It makes a super base from which to explore this beautiful part of Ireland and also situated on the renown "Wild Atlantic Way" tourist route.

The recently extended "Greenway" walking and cycling route passes by our front door and opens up County Mayo for those wanting an easy access to all that this beautifu lpart of Ireland has to offer.

There are plenty of interesting places to visit and just about every activity to enjoy including horse riding, water sports, golf, cycling, fishing, cycling and great walking opportunities.

Centrally located on the Island but sitting directly on the estuary to the Eastern side of Achill, Saula West holiday cottage is new to the rental market and possibly one of the best situated of all of Achill's holiday properties, allowing easy access to all parts of the holiday island, whilst retaining a space away from the holidaying hoards that frequent the island during peak seasons.

Local Cashel village offers good amenities with a fuel station, a village store stocking essential items and a nice family-friendly pub, all within a few minutes walk. "Teds" pub is just a few minutes walk away and the newly opened cafe is a treasure and great boon to the island.

The local village of Achill Sound is a few minutes drive away and has more bustling Irish pubs which also offer great food. There are also several other restaurants serving very good local food, including freshly caught local seafood, supermarkets, DIY stores, hairdressers, bakery, takeaways, chemist/pharmacy, butchers selling renowned local lamb. Bus and Taxi services if required.

This cottage is a real find and booking early is recommended.

If you can not find enough things to do on the Island (doubtful) then the Island has road links to nearby Mulranny which is just 18 km away. Ballycroy National Park (30km away) is simply lovely and is well worthy of a visit. It hosts a visitor centre that has a lot of interesting information about nature and local history, with a nice café too.

The historic town of Westport (45km away) has more shopping and entertainment and is well known for the Westport House & Gardens, The Coffin Ship Memorial and Croagh Patrick and it's stunning views across the 365 islands of Clew Bay.

Castlebar (50km away) offers a much wider range of shops, restaurants and bars, along with a cinema, vibrant market, The Royal Theatre & Event Centre, Mayo Memorial Peace Park and nearby, the National Museum of Ireland. We suggest that you do your full week's shopping here, before driving to the Island, as you will find a better choice and availability (possibly cheaper too).

More Details

Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 15, 2018

What makes this bungalow unique

Achill Island is truly beautiful in every sense of the word. A holiday here will be remembered forever.


Salia Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Slipper bath with hand-held shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Kingsize bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Twin bedded room.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Nearest Ferry
280 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Teds Cafe Restaurant
Car: necessary

Please enquire regarding any activities that can be found on the island.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $115.58

Electricity and Gas is included in the listed price.
Heating is provided on a pre-set timer (morning and evening) via oil-fired boiler/radiators but additional heating is provided by two open fires if needed at rentees cost.
A basic fire starter pack is included in the listed price.
NOTE: Extra fire materials such as Coal/Wood/Tuf can be purchased locally on an as needed basis.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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