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The Hermitage - a place for Yoga, meditation, nature, star gazing, and dreaming!

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Westport, County Mayo, Western Ireland
The Hermitage is a magical and enchanting place where you can come to relax, unwind and get away from it all. Nestled in pocket of forest sitting in the valley between Croagh Patrick, the holy mountain and the Sheefry Hills. You will reach The Hermitage down the lane and crossing over the Owenmore River before lastly walking down the tree lined lane to the cottage.

The property was built as a Hermitage and consists of a 200 year old cottage attached to a building built as a prayer room. You may use this space as you wish during your visit for dance, meditation, yoga, music......

Your accommodation is a cosy apartment adjacent to the church space. We have lovingly designed the space to have a cosy feel with lots of natural materials to reflect the place in the forest in which The Hermitage sits. There is all you need to make yoursel...
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Listing #HL9247002
About the Owner
Dara H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2016
Interaction with guests
At times we will be around to staying in the adjacent cottage. Other times you will be alone at The Hermitage.
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

This is a remarkable spot that will soon be a destination for Clew Bay and Croagh Patrick visitors of all types. The hosts were excellent and made us feel at home in their cottage, which is attached to a church. It's truly a unique place...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jeff D
Reviewed June 26, 2018

I stayed 2 nights and enjoyed my time there. It's extremely quiet and away from roads and such-like, which is what I wanted. It's surrounded by trees, so the only noise I heard was from bird-song. :) Jess and Dara, the hosts, were lovely and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Pioneer780400
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

We really enjoyed the weekend we stayed here. It's the perfect spot for a peaceful getaway surrounded by beautiful nature. The cottage is warm and comfortable and well situated and the owners Dara and Jess are really friendly and helpful. Can't wait to stay there...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank James P
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No Parties
No Smoking inside/near the cottage
There is no phone signal in the area and no wifi. Satellite internet available for genuine emergencies.
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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Airport: Knock Airport : 46.6 mi
You can reach us by car - 25mins from Westport, 20mins from Louisburgh.

You can hike to us along the Western Way Hiking Trail from Westport or Leenaun Direction
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