HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in County Mayo also enquired about cottages in Connemara, cottages in County Donegal and apartments in Dublin

Make a holiday rental home or property in County Mayo, Ireland your home away from home

County Mayo, on the North West coast of Ireland, is a green land of mountains and water, offering the ideal base for walking, fishing and golf holidays especially. In general, taking self catering County Mayo property for your holidays ensures you have a relaxing, peaceful holiday surrounded by generous people and fairytale, if a little windswept, scenery.

Things to do in County Mayo, Ireland

County Mayo, Ireland, is an outdoor activity haven. The wild, unspoilt countryside lends itself perfectly to a whole host of activities, from sailing to golf. The coastal regions are famous for their sailing. There are many water sports centres, but if you are hoping to learn to sail from a County Mayo holiday home, Westport has the lion’s share of sailing schools. In many of the coastal towns in County Mayo you will be able to enjoy windsurfing, scuba diving, canoeing and surfing too. In the summer, the golden beaches become busy but with the crowds come huge levels of enjoyment and a marvellously friendly atmosphere.

Tourism in County Mayo has become so popular for many reasons, but many of the first visitors to the area were first drawn to County Mayo property due to the number of excellent fishing and angling spots throughout the county. Whether you are hoping to go course, fly or deep sea fishing, County Mayo accommodation won’t let you down!

Golf is a game which has really found a home in County Mayo too. Almost every flat area in County Mayo is landscaped and cared for, with pins waving in the wind. The rest of the extensive countryside is mountainous and wild, the perfect place to walk, climb, abseil or ride. If you are lucky enough to be staying in self catering County Mayo accommodation during the racing season, a day out at the Ballinrobe Racecourse provides a wonderful days entertainment.

Places to holiday in County Mayo, Ireland

Mayo’s county town, Ballina, is an amazing market town with many sights to see. However, it is the unbelievable salmon fishing in the town centre which makes Mayo holiday homes in Ballina so popular. Each year, many thousand salmon are caught from the bridges in the city centre.

Guarding the entrance to Clew Bay is the charming town of Westport. Not only is Westport a thriving hub of traditional Irish music, architecture and pubs, where you are certain to be able to find a hearty meal and full pint after a day in the hills, but it is also the gateway to Ireland’s largest island, Achill Island. Achill is a beautiful island of mountains, moors and beaches, where most visitors loose themselves for a few days, blissfully happily absorbing the scenery and atmosphere before having to return to their everyday lives.

Weather in County Mayo, Ireland

The weather in County Mayo is very unpredictable due to its location on the Atlantic. However, average temperatures are much like those of southern England, with four distinct seasons running through the year.

Flights to County Mayo, Ireland

Manchester (MAN), Birmingham (BHX) and London are all very well connected to County Mayo, Ireland, as there are direct flights to Knock International Airport (NOC) through BMIbaby.

Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
34
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.3/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
15
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
2
Excellent! 4.6/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
22
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
2
Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(48 reviews)
avg/night
48
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
21
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
22
Excellent! 4.7/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
4
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
View details for price
3
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
4
View details for price
2
avg/night
0
avg/night
1
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(60 reviews)
avg/night
60
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
4
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
3
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
1
avg/night
2
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
1
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
1
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
1
avg/night
1
avg/night
0
avg/night
0
avg/night
0
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
0
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
avg/night
0
avg/night
0
avg/night
0
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
avg/night
1
avg/night
0
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(4 reviews)
avg/night
4
avg/night
2
avg/night
0
avg/night
1
avg/night
1
avg/night
0
avg/night
1

Self-Catering Mayo County - Holiday Cottages (300+)

 

Recent Reviews

excellent!

5 of 5
We enjoyed our stay very much. Thank you. We look forward to our next visit. All the best to you. Susan
  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017

One of the best holiday cottages around

5 of 5
Had a brilliant weekend in Co.Mayo staying here with husband and two children aged 4 and 1. Cottage is lovely, bigger than looks in photographs, and really homely with Catherine and Martin being great hosts. The children loved the animals and lots of little extras which really made it special!! Great location for visiting Go Mayo, Connemara and Galway. Hoping to visit again next year!
  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017