Achill Cottages, luxury holiday cottages set in their own grounds in a secluded corner of Achill Island, Co. Mayo, in the west of Ireland. These Four Star cottages are available for self-catering vacation rental all year round - you can check current availability anytime on our online chart. The cottages combine modern design and layout with the intimate and rustic charm of a traditional Irish cottage. From the galleried reception room to the open fires, the private patio to the open plan kitchen-diner, they offer contemporary convenience in a light, airy and relaxing space. Each property has three bedrooms and can sleep up to 6 people. Achill Island is the jewel in the crown of Ireland's tourist destinations. Located off the west coast of County Mayo, the island covers some 57 square miles and is connected to the mainland by a roadbridge. Its spectacular landscape includes five Blue Flag beaches, two mountains over 2,000ft, the highest sea cliffs in Europe, and the unforgettable Atlantic Drive. Other attractions on Achill Island include ancient castles and the Deserted Village. Achill offers an unrivalled array of outdoor activities, from fishing and golf to surfing and sailing, cycling and hillwalking to scuba diving and rock climbing. Local providers offer tuition and equipment rental for many activities, making Achill a perfect getaway for families seeking an adventure holiday.