Achill has some of the most beautiful, remote beaches in Ireland and a mountainous landscape that will take your breath away. If you’re planning on visiting the west coast of County Mayo, here’s 10 charming holiday rentals in Achill Island.
Cosy and comfortable, this detached cottage has two open fires, exposed beams and a stone fireplace in one of the four bedrooms. You can also enjoy a four poster bed, a spacious kitchen and a bar in the sitting room. With the views of the mountains, rural setting and peace and tranquillity of the countryside, this character cottage is ideal for a quiet getaway. Sleeps eight. No pets.
This detached house is a great base to take in the amazing scenery on your doorstep. You can explore the coast, head up Curraun Hill or take a ride along the Great Western Greenway. Then come back and relax in this comfortable six-bedroom home (near Achill Island), benefiting from three sitting rooms. Sleeps 12. One pet welcome.
An attractive ground floor apartment with the wonderful Silver Strand beach only 500 yards away. You can also pack your camera and travel to Keel Village and behold the wonderful scenery of Keel Bay. There’s so much to enjoy from this base, which has a spacious open plan kitchen, seating area and three comfortable bedrooms. Sleeps six. One pet welcome.
This delightful detached cottage enjoys spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. It has four bedrooms, a bright and spacious open plan living area and two sitting areas. There are five Blue Flag beaches nearby where you can try surfing, windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking. Sleeps nine. No pets.
This superb four-bedroom home is only 100 metres from a lovely blue flag beach in Dugort with sea views and a short walk to the sea edge. It is surrounded by breathtaking scenery and tastefully furnished with comfort and convenience in mind. The village of Keel is a short drive away and is a paradise for fans of watersports. Sleeps eight. No pets.
This detached home sits at the foot of Slievemore mountain and is a wonderful base from which to explore the local area. Situated in a small development of holiday rentals, the beach and village of Dugort are within walking distance. This three-bedroom home has a bright sitting room, which has a warming open fire for chillier evenings. Sleeps six. Two pets welcome.
This detached bungalow is surrounded by large lawned gardens and overlooks fabulous sea and mountains views. With the beach a short stroll away, this cottage is ideal for couples, families and friends looking for a peaceful break in the great outdoors. This home has three bedrooms and a modern kitchen, equipped with an American-style fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Sleeps seven. No pets.
This delightful two-bedroom detached cottage is perfect for couples and families as it sits in the heart of the seaside village. On its doorstep is Keel Lake, Achill Golf Club and a Blue Flag beach, plus a quaint mix of restaurants and pubs. The area is rustic, vast and breathtaking with Slievemore Mountain on one side and the crystal blue Atlantic Ocean on the other. Sleeps four. One pet welcome.
Well-presented and in a coastal setting, this detached cottage is at the end of a country lane in peaceful isolation. With the accommodation on the ground floor, this two-bedroom cottage is perfect for a small family or a couple looking for a romantic retreat. Relax outside and enjoy the stunning farmland views or take a stroll down to the shoreline to absorb the wonderful scenery. Sleeps six. Two pets welcome.
An inviting two-bedroom detached cottage with stunning views, located in the hamlet of Currane. This charming cottage has cosy accommodation that will make you feel right at home as soon as you walk through the door. Sit outside in the spacious garden and soak up the wonderful views across Westport Bay and to Achillbeg Island. Or take a short stroll to a secluded beach where you can enjoy safe swimming amongst unrivalled tranquillity. Sleeps six. One pet welcome.