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Ballymartin Arms

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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This lovely cottage is set in a tranquil rural setting overlooking rolling pasturelands and quiet country meadows. The cottage has been comfortably furnished and is perfect for a relaxing holiday in the Irish countryside. This is an ideal touring base. 1.5 miles from Kilmaine village. 3 miles from Ballinrobe town 15 miles Claremorris and 30 miles from Knock Airport. 22 miles from lively Castlebar, 26 miles Galway City, Westport 23 miles Shop, Pub, - Kilmaine Golf , Cycling, Fishing, Shooting, Hill Walking, Horse Racing - all nearby, Beach 25 miles. Oil fired central heating on a meter is additional cost, Electricity by meter read is additional cost - both payable when leaving. Solid fuel stove with starter pack. Linen and towels included. Cot, tr...This lovely cottage is set in a tranquil rural setting overlooking rolling pasturelands and quiet country meadows. The cottage has been comfortably furnished and is perfect for a relaxing holiday in the Irish countryside. This is an ideal touring base. 1.5 miles from Kilmaine village. 3 miles from Ballinrobe town 15 miles Claremorris and 30 miles from Knock Airport. 22 miles from lively Castlebar, 26 miles Galway City, Westport 23 miles Shop, Pub, - Kilmaine Golf , Cycling, Fishing, Shooting, Hill Walking, Horse Racing - all nearby, Beach 25 miles. Oil fired central heating on a meter is additional cost, Electricity by meter read is additional cost - both payable when leaving. Solid fuel stove with starter pack. Linen and towels included. Cot, travel cot & high chair available on request if required. TV, , Radio Internet Access Fridge with small ice box, microwave, washing machine, hairdryer, iron Garden furniture incl BBQ, private off road parking. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 3869844FMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Please leave the house as you found it. Clean and tidy. And furniture back where you found it. Please strip the beds you used and leave laundry in a pile at washing machine in kitchen.. I will take it from there. Same with used towels. Please Empty dishwasher. Thanks for your help. Most importantly enjoy being in the property and call me if you have any questions. Thanks for choosing The Ballymartin Arms.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Mary H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:50%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

Great cottage/home great for family Historic comfortable We enjoyed the quiet Healthy fresh should have car

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Murray1894
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Mary's cottage was exceptional- cute and clean in an idyllic setting with all the extras- 2 bathrooms, washing machine, and internet. The cottage is on a working farm and it is a very lovely setting to relax. It is also easy driving distance to Cong,...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank VMOC
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This comfortable cottage is perfect for our visits to the Ballinrobe area. It is clean and cozy. We instantly feel at home in Ballymartin Arms as it reminds me of my grandmother's home. It includes all the amenities you need and is a nice private...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank LoveTravel521142
Mary H, VR Owner at Ballymartin Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Many thanks Bernadette for your review. It's been a pleasure to have you and your family to stay.

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

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Date of stay: September 2016
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Had a lovely week here with my parents and children. Situated at the end of a long boreen perfect for evening walks! Perfect location as a base for driving around the area which is what we wanted. Mary was lovely and very accommodating. The house...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank eimeark2014
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

A bit remote, but an excellent find. So peaceful (apart from sheep) - a well equiped and clean cottage., with plenty of space for our labrador. Ideally situated for exploring Co. Mayo and Connerma. Galway only 45 mins drive for City life and shops. Ballinrobe...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Oldie64
Mary H, VR Owner at Ballymartin Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 21 July 2015

We stayed in this great old farm house very private with only two other small cottages down the lane . the house was very neat and very clean everything you need in it 2 good size bathrooms good kitchen and nice living room - dining...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Gary W
Management response:Responded 26 July 2015

Many thanks for your review Gary. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Mary

Reviewed 3 September 2014

We spent a very nice week in this weel-equipped cottage. It was also very clean and Mary was very kind. The location of the cottage is perfect to visit the Galway county and if you like quiet place after having visit the country all the...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank Denis33170
Mary H, VR Owner at Ballymartin Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 2 September 2014

A lovely cottage, warm and cosy. Total peace and quiet and the perfect retreat after a long day. Would definitely go back on another opportunity. Only downside was the lack of wi fi which was a problem for me, but had My trip been just...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank Gillian K
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My self husband mother father uncle and wee dog had a brilliant holiday in this house, Mary has a beautiful holiday home and a beauitful personaility as well There was everything we needed in the house and much more So handy for everything and location...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank Greeneghirl
Management response:Responded 4 September 2014

Thanks for your kind comments. It was a delight having you to stay

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Westport 20 miles; Galway 30 miles. Ballinrobe is a lively market town on the River Robe in County Mayo, close to Lough Mask, Lough Carra and Lough Corrib . Ballinrobe is known as the lake angling centre of the west, and with 60,000 acres of lough fishing, and miles of river fishing close by. Geographically, it is ideally located as a touring base for those wishing to explore Galway, Mayo and west Ireland. Dating back to the 1300s, Ballinrobe is believed to be the oldest town in South Mayo, and is surrounded by many features of archaeological, architectural, historic and ecological interest. The town offers a championship 18 hole golf course and the award winning Ballinrobe Race Course holds Spring and Summer horse racing meetings. Horse riding, cycling and hill walking are also cater...
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