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Charming Country House Near Scenic Westport Town

Dine Alfresco on the sunlit patio
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Dine Alfresco on the sunlit patio
Through the gates of Teach Mo Chroi'
Drive through the canopy of trees on Cartronbower Boreen
Welcoming wide hallway entrance
Living Room solid fuel stove
Open plan Living Area
Living Room with Reading Library
Comfortable seating for 6 adults
Hearth Fireplace in the kitchen gathering space
Seating for 10 at the Table & Breakfast Bar
Master Bedroom w/Ensuite Bathroom & Walk-in Closet
Bedroom with Queen Bed & Single Bed sleeps 3
Large Bedroom with 2 Queen Beds, TV, DVD, & VCR
Whimsical Butterfly Bedroom with a Queen Bed & Single Pull Out Trundle Bed
Friends drop by for a Snack
Donkey Soccer - Game On!!
Our Summer Window Boxes
Inside Ballintubber Abbey, Home to Celebrity Weddings like Pierce Brosnan of '007' Fame!
Historical 12th Century Ballintubber Abbey our parish church
Close up view of Croagh Patrick from our Patio
Snow blanketed Croagh Patrick
Climbing the Holy Mountain Croagh Patrick
A view from the top of Croagh Patrick of Clew Bay & the mouth of the Atlantic
Descending Croagh Patrick
Breathtakingly Beautiful Kylemore Abbey
Keem Strand  One of the many beautiful beaches of  Achill Island
Surfing on Achill Island
Strolling in Galway City
A Typical intersection in Clifden Town
Roundstone Pier, Co Galway
Map of the West of Ireland
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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Westport, County Mayo, Western Ireland
Drive down our little boreen, through the canopy of trees, to the gates of 'Teach Mo Chroi', a fresh friendly country home overlooking the Partry Mountains and Croagh Patrick. Our boreen, Irish for tiny one-lane road, is just a 1/4 mile off N84 and midway between Castlebar and Ballinrobe Town. Only a 15 minute drive into Westport, a bustling seaside town on the Atlantic's Clew Bay, an hour to Galway City, and 25 minutes to Cong Village, home to Ashford Castle and The Quiet Man Cottage.

'Teach Mo Chroi' meaning 'Home of My Heart', is set upon an acre of meadowland amidst the farmland of Cartronbower, Ballintubber, where your nearest neighbor is likely to be the cow or sheep in a nearby field. There's nothing quite as nice as awakening to the birdsong on a fine summer morning. Relax with a cup of tea on the...
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Listing #FKN2194422
About the Owner
Karla G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed May 11, 2018


karlag628, VR Owner at Charming Country House Near Scenic Westport Town, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018


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Reviewed April 5, 2018

A fab stay in a beautiful home. Our two families had a blissful stay, a great house with plenty of facilities and space outside for the kids to play and to enjoy the best Easter Egg Hunt ever! Both Karla and Maura were very helpful...More

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karlag628, VR Owner at Charming Country House Near Scenic Westport Town, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you for staying with us, we know there are many properties to choose from. The donkeys are everyone’s favorite, even mine. Family gatherings were foremost in our mind when we built our home, so it’s nice that you enjoyed your stay the way it...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

I chose this home because it was near my cousins. It worked out perfectly! The caretaker, Maura, met us in town so we could follow her to the house. She gave us a simple and thorough tour and was kind enough to give us some...More

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Guests must be 25 years old to make a booking. We do not allow large groups of singles for things like Hen (Bachelorette) or Stag Parties. Only 12 people plus 1 infant can stay in...
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    4 Kings
    1 Crib
    1 Super King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Mid-High Season
3 nights
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
High Season
3 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: C$383 / stay - Deposit
  • This Cleaning and Utility Fee is added to every booking. : C$230 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Nightly Rate is Strictly For Extra Nights Between the 4th and 6th Nights.
The Nightly Fee For Stays Over 7 Nights (Weekly) Are Reduced Slightly.
Additional Night Fees For Stays of More Than 1 Week Are As Follows By Season Category:
Low Season 90 Euro p.n.
Mid Season 115 Euro p.n.
Mid-High 125 Euro p.n.
High Season 140 Euro p.n.
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About the neighbourhood
The home is situated upon an acre of meadowland in the small countryside village of Ballintubber Co. Mayo. Home to the Historic 12th Century Ballintubber Abbey, our local parish church. The house known as Teach Mo Chroi' meaning 'Home of My Heart' is in a splendid location for touring the West of Ireland. We are only a short easy drive into any one of 3 Towns; Westport, Castlebar, & Ballinrobe. Just 15 minutes East of Scenic Seaside Westport town, 10 minutes South of Castlebar town, & 10 minutes North of Ballinrobe town. Slightly further at 25 minutes is Ashford Castle in Cong Village and an hour away is Galway city.
Getting around
Trains and buses are available from Dublin Airport & City to Castlebar Town 10 mins from the property. Buses are also available from Shannon Airport connecting in Galway City.
Car recommended
How to get there
We are a 3.5 hour drive from Dublin Airport for Novice drivers less if experienced. We are accessible by train and bus from Dublin City. Ask for details. Once here you will need a car to get around.
We are an hour drive from Knock Airport.
We are a 2.5 hour drive from Shannon Airport for novice drivers less if experienced.
Detailed directions and GPS Coordinates are provided after a booking deposit is received.
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