Heron Hideaway

Westport, Co. Mayo

Relax and listen to the sound of the river

Gorgeous, contemporary eco cabin with hot shower - get away from it all. Unique riverside larch & insulated cabin by private woodland. Situated alone, silent and relaxing. River sound only. Enjoy 14 acres of private countryside, view of Croagh Patrick. Fire pit area. Just 4k to Westport & 1k to the Greenway. 300 yards from your car & helpful hosts. Perfect for Walkers, cyclists, artists, anyone! Wood stove, electricity, lanterns. Clean compost loo and hot automatic shower. Everything provided.

The space

This Cabin is made from recycled materials, is insulated and contemporarily furnished with wooden floors - very clean and cosy with a wood burning stove and lots of amenities for cooking and comfort. You can store a couple of bikes, kayaks and any hiking gear in our barn at the parking area. There is also your own private fire pit to enjoy the views and sit in the evenings.

Guest access

Set within 14 acres beside our private 2 acre native islanded woodland surrounded by an ever changing river. Also looks out over unspoilt country side, a river and Croagh Patrick from every window. An artist's paradise and perfect for a complete get away from the hustle and bustle. We are just 1 km from the Greenway.

Interaction with guests

We can give great advice regarding activities,restaurants and any helpful information. Other things to note solar lit paved path in order to reach the cabin. As mentioned our toilet is a non-flushable compost toilet (very clean & efficient which hosts will manage for you). You may avail of the toilet in the main house if you prefer (between 10am and 10pm) There is an automatic hot shower but water must be boiled for washing up - there is mains running water. You might get to see a pine marten if you leave out some peanut butter beside the river - very private and beautiful animal native to Brackloon...

Heron hideaway

Brackloon,
Westport,
County Mayo.

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