|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
This 100 year old stone barn has been lovingly restored by the Traynor family to give guests something a little different.Set on a quiet country lane to Lough Conn this is a place for true rest and relaxation
In this building are two individual properties, Anastasias a two bedroom cottage sleeping 4,and Sallys Place a one bedroomed cottage sleeping 2. Both have their own separate entrances and are designed with comfort and rest in mind.
Their is a communal garden and recreational area with ample parking for both cottages.
Sallys Place is the single storey section of the building, to the left of the main picture.
Its living area has exposed stone walls, wooden floors and ceilings. There is a large stone fireplace that brings the cottage to life when lit.The furniture and décor is bright and cosy for a cottage feel.
The galley style kitchen is neatly arranged and has all the utensils for your catering needs. There is a 4 ring electric cooker, oven and grill, microwave and fridge.
The bedroom has a double antique wooden bed, and is comfortably furnished. Its shower room has an electric shower and toilet.
Outside is garden furniture and a barbecue for outdoor dining, in quiet well maintained surroundings.
There is a laundry shed and storage area. Overall this is a very comfortable cottage to use as a base or relax in all day, what ever your needs are.
Ray and Rose Traynor have restored these lovely stone buildings with care and pleasure. We have lived locally most of our lives and have a family on 2 sons and 3 daughters, ranging in age from 23-11. We also currently have 2 budgies, 2 cats and 2 hens.
We have a small farm and enjoy the country life very much and we will be delighted to share our favourite locations and attractions with you.
Ray Traynor purchased this cottage in 1996
Our properties all have been designed to be original and unique.
Each has its own story and character, and a homeliness we hope you enjoy and simply relax into.
We found this lovely cottage and its fantastic owners by chance, called them, and got an answer from abroad! Ray was travelling, but smilingly redirected us to his lovely Rose. In two hours we were set up in Sally's Place and had gotten overview and maps over everything possibly needed and wanted.
We enjoyed our stay very much - and even prolonged it with a night.
The place has everything one could want - including freezer, washing maschine and tumble dryer. There is no dishwasher - and no need for it either.
It is clean and well-maintained - they have restored and decorated everything themselves and continues to keep it very well.
As previously mentioned the owners are a fantastic couple. Friendly, informative, chatty and in every way service minded.
We really do recommend the the cottage, the place and the people and we will come back later to.
Thank you, Rose and Ray, dor a really lovely stay.
Greetings from Norway, Lars and Elisabeth A.
We spent 2 weeks in Anastasia cottage in which we had great fun with the other people in Briar Rose and in Sally ; this were very good holidays and we can only recommand this place to all lovers of quietness !
The county of Mayo is really nice and Ray and Rose the owners are very nice people with whom we share very great times having fun with music and dansing !!We will never forget the diner we spent alltogether with your lovely daugthers , with Barbara and Bernhard and we really hope to come back one of these days !!Yes Ray not sure to be back soon but we will see you and Rose again with great pleasure
Now we have new friends in Ireland!!
Why not coming in France ??
Rémy and Odile
From the time our plane landed in Shannon, until we left a month later our trip was wonderful due to Ray and Rose's awesome hospitality. The beautiful cottage was very clean and well decorated. In March/April the weather is still pretty cool on most days and even though we didn't use much heat the bedding was plenty and cozy to keep us warm during the night. The cottage was well equipped to cater to our needs independently. Anytime we needed directions, re-instructed on the use of appliances or guidance on Irish life the whole family went beyond the call of duty to help us.
We made some new friends we will never forget. Ireland was life changing for us.
We had a wonderful vacation in the "Briar Rose" cottage. We also had the chance to see the other two cottages Ray has to offer and they looked just as lovely.
Ray and Rose were amazing hosts and had a lot of local insights and traveling tips to offer. Thank you for a wonderful time!
Anna and Jason
Sallys was the best choice i could take. It´s a lovely, quiet place and the two weeks i stayed there i was feeling like being home. Ray and Rose are wonderful landlords and i can only say "Thank you". I´m sure i´l be back.
Warm greetings from Germany..... Ute
This was our second stay in this cottage, it is so beautiful. It is small, but erverything we needed, is there. It is very clean, we have cooked and it is perfect for 2 persons. Everyday we made a trip to Lough Conn and looked at the cows, and sheps and dogs ...
Ray and Rose are very helpful and we will come back again. We can prefer this cottage. It is so quiet and in the night the stars looked over us. In the town Ballina we got all what we wanted.
Petra and Ralf from Germany
A warm welcome awaits you at Anastasia's our award winning accommodation. Set on a quiet lane that leads to Lough Conn, it is ideal for leisurely walks, and exploring the lake shore or enjoying the breathtaking scenery. There is free fishing or swimming at the local sandy beach.The local village Knockmore is set on the lake shore and is a 5 minute drive. Ballina, 'The Salmon capital of Ireland' is a 15 minute drive, with excellent shops, pubs and restaurants. The Foxford Woolen mills, Cheide Fields and National Museum of Ireland are all within a 30 min drive, with Westport, Croagh Patrick (Irelands Holy Mountain) and Knock Airport all about 40 mins away. There are fantastic coastal drives along the Atlantic at Ballycastle and Achill,and with 14 blue flag beaches to choose from in Mayo,so you will have plenty of use for your togs and walking shoes. There are round towers, castles and Abbeys, so what ever takes your fancy, you will find it not too far away, Come on and see for yourself.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 21 2016
2 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
Electricity and central heating charges are calculated from meters on departure.
Initial solid fuel for open fire provided free.
Deposit of 30% secures property.
Balance to be paid one month before arrival.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.