Sandhill in its own spaceDine with a view
Holiday home with superb sea views
Holiday home with superb sea views


Entire home/apt

8 Guests

4 Bedrooms

8 Beds

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About this listing

Perfect holiday house in own grounds. Stunning sea and mountain views.Looped walks, beaches, bikes for hire, 40km dedicated walking and cycling track. Pub serving food all day within 10 mins walk. Outstanding scenic coastal touring. Birdwatching.

The space

Spacious 4 bedroom bungalow, 3 double, one twin, one family bathroom and one en suite.

Guest access

House is available for self catering rental. Price includes all linen, bath towels, heat and electricity. BBQ. TV, DVD player, HiFi. Dishwasher and washing machine.

Interaction with guests

We provide as much advice as possible but live 3 hours away. Our neighbour/ caretaker can usually solve any problems.

Other things to note

There is so much of interest and to do and see that a week or fortnight can be spent doing something different each day - the Atlantic Drive on Achill Island is one of the truly dramatic coastal drives. NB. MINIMUM LET IS 7 NIGHTS USUALLY CHANGING OVER ON SATURDAYS. A WEEKLY RATE €1200 APPLIES IN JULY & AUGUST ALSO AT EASTER WEEK, CHRISTMAS, HALLOW'EEN & NEW YEAR


The space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 8
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Cleaning Fee: $58
Security Deposit: $115
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House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 4PM

Sandhill is our family holiday home and is much used by us and it is very personally furnished with oil paintings etc. We want our guests to enjoy it as much as we do. There are plenty of stores which guests are welcome to use, but we do ask that they are replaced if finished, so that life is simple for the next inhabitants. Pets are welcome by arrangement but we do prefer no smoking in the house itself. We do not have a bin collection, so we ask guests to take all their refuse to the dump near Newport. If this is not possible please make arrangements direct with Kevin, the caretaker, who may be able to remove it at a charge of €10 per bag, which should be paid to him. If refuse is left without payment to Kevin, we will charge €10 per bag against the damage deposit.


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

Availability
7 nights minimum stay

2 Reviews


Shane User Profile
July 2015
The scenery and views are indeed superb but that's where the positives end unfortunately. There were mice in the house the evening we arrived and throughout the stay (we couldn't arrange alternative accommodation so we tried to 'grin and bear' it) but in the end the situation became such that we left a day early. The house was in a poor state: not well cleaned, dirty carpet, loose floorboards and various snags that we probably would have overlooked if weren't for the mice and the level of cleanliness. Overall we were extremely disappointed with the stay and could not recommend it in any way.

Catherine User Profile
April 2015
Thank you Johnny for our wonderful stay in Mayo and for all the really useful local information. Kevin and Mary were so helpful and lovely and how handy to have them close by. They had so many interesting stories to tell. Mayo is the most stunning county. We went to Achill Island and swam in the sea at Keel where the sand is white; we also had a great seafood supper there at the Chalet restaurant. We saw dolphins at Malranny, ate the most delicious home baked scones and bread at Yvonne's Cottage, met oyster farmers whilst out foraging for muscles, went to a Gaelic football match at Castlebar and visited Westport House with all its adventure activities. We were overwhelmed with the beautiful scenery all around - the view from the house alone is spectacular. The house itself was warm with a modern open plan kitchen - it ticked every box for us. Ireland and its people are truly amazing - we will be coming back.

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