Mystic Stream is a two storey house built on the side of a hill in the Maam Valley facing south. It is 100 yards from the main road in a very quiet secluded area where the only sound is of the mountain stream cascading down the mountain beside the property.
The property consists of 3 double bedrooms and a bathroom/ toilet upstairs, while downstairs has a sitting room with an open fire, a dining/sitting room, kitchen, utility room and toilet. There is an electric shower in the bathroom along with a bath. There are 2 fires - one of which is a wood/turf stove and the other is by oil which can also be used for cooking. There is also a gas/electric cooker.
The house is pet friendly but they must be kept downstairs in the utility area, and must be kept under control at all times as there are lots of sheep in the area.
Heating & electricity are an additional charge of €5 per day, this is payable onsite.
Guests have the use of a private secluded lawn area beside the mountain stream. The shop/pub is a five minute walk away.
Bed linen and towels are provided.
Things to do:
The Maam Valley is an ideal location for touring the Connemara area being 32 miles from Galway city and 26 miles from Clifden.
One of Irelands tidiest towns Westport is just 28 miles away with Ireland's holy mountain Croagh Patrick a few miles further on.
Golf courses at Oughterard 15 miles, Ballinrobe 20 miles, Connemara links is 34 miles and Westport 30 miles.
Fishing on the door step on Lough Corrib and sea fishing at Leenane 9 miles.
Numerous attractions within a 30 minute drive are;
Kylemore Abbey 16 miles,
Connemara National Park 21 miles,
Ashford Castle Cong 12 miles where there are also cruises on Lough Corrib and Falconry,
Delphi Adventure Centre 15 miles,
Cruises on Killary Fjord 10 miles,or
Perhaps stroll on the many walking trails on the Maamturk mountains.Horse riding is also available nearby A few hundred yards away is the ruin of the house White O Mornin used in the film The Quiet Man.
Knock airport is just over an hour away.