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Ard na Mara House

Bungalow -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Westport, County Mayo, Western Ireland
A beautifully presented, newly built, cottage style Bungalow in the picturesque village of Murrisk, Westport, County Mayo.
The house comprises of four large bedrooms, two of which are en suite. There is a large Kitchen diner, with enough seating to comfortably host a dinner setting of eight people. A Breakfast cook can be provided on request. There is a seperate utility room, a spacious yet cosy lounge with a traditional open fire and comfortably furnished sun room, which is the perfect space to enjoy a cup of tea in the morning, or a glass of wine to unwind in the evening whilst taking in the stunning landscape. The house has been finished to a high specification with Monsoon - multi jet showers as an example.
The house is situated in the shadow of Croagh Patrick and is a short stroll from the Clew Bay coastline. The village of Mur...
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Listing #HL475000
About the Owner
John F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
Interaction with guests
The house owner (John) lives in the next house along. Literally a 2 minute walk. He is always on hand, will meet and greet you on arrival and point you in the right direction for anything you may need throughout your stay. He will only see you at the beginning and end of your stay unless you contact him with a required or issue.
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Just back from a lovely relaxing few days in this scenic & tranquil spot at the foot of majestic mountains of Westport. Situated 5 mins from the village of murrisk it's ideally located for families & those who like to explore. The house was so...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a wonderful week staying for the 2nd time in this beautiful house.it is situated in a perfect location isolated enough to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the area but also close enough to walk to the local pub/restaurant in...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Two families of 4 adults and 4 kids had a very enjoyable stay in Ard na Mara house. The owner John was very responsive to queries in advance of our arrival and was on hand at check-in to show us around. The house has everything...More

Thank AmandaJRow
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 AM
Dogs are permitted. It solely at the discretion of the homeowner. Please inform before making payment of any pets you intend to bring. It will be a requirement that they are fully...
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    2 Queens
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The prices listed are based on Full occupancey. If you would like to book the house but will not have 8 people, a negotiation can be made. Please email for details.
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About the neighbourhood
Murrisk is a picturesque and historical village very popular with tourists all year round. I'm walking distance is a pier and shoreline. There is the National Famine memorial and garden, the ruins of an abbey and you can walk along the shore to Bertra Beach (sandy).
The village itself boasts two pub/restaurants. Campbell's is a very traditional old Irish 'museum' pub. It does very. Ice bar food and is at the start of the ascent up Croagh Patrick. The Tavern is an award winning restaurant - the food is Beautiful and the atmosphere friendly.
There is a visitor centre with cafe and gift shop at the foot of the mountain. There are numerous fishing trips available from nearby Old Head.
Getting around
A car is recommended however car hire is cheap. There is a designated cycle lane from Westport town linking louisburgh and beyond and the views are amazing.
There are plenty of local taxi's and we can arrange taxi's for your movements throughout the duration of your stay.
Car advised
How to get there
You are following signs for the town of Louisburgh. You will naturally drive through the village of Murrisk.

When in Murrisk village (you willl know as you will be underneath the mountain and there are clear signs), you are looking for a public house on your left hand side called 'The Tavern'. It is a clearly visible purple building. There is a small single carriageway directly opposite. Take this road to the end where you will arrive at a T junction. Turn left and you will drive almost directly into Ardna Mara as the road bends around.

From Knock International Airport - Head for signs for Castlebar (N5).

Then head for Westport
Then head for Louisburgh.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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