A family home: convenient, comfy, and designed for the whole family
Achill Island is the biggest Island in Ireland and situated on the west coast of Co Mayo. Knock Airport is about an hour away, Shannon airport a 3 hour journey and Dublin 4 hours, all by car. Achill is a Gaeltacht area where both English and Irish are spoken. The climate is temperate and peaks at around 20 Celsius in summer and is around 8 Celsius during the winter. Achill has many cultural and leisure activities (particularly during the summer), and is situated on the Atlantic side of Co Mayo, which itself has many attractions. Westport a large town an hour's drive from Achill was voted best place to live in Ireland for 2012. Westport which is a big tourist centre has many festivals, parks, pubs, restaurants, and leisure facilities, one of the most famous being Westport House. Castlebar which is more of a commercial town also has many fine restaurants, pubs and interesting places to visit including, the National Museum of Ireland, and Lake Lannagh Hiking Trails.
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