Rosclave Lodge

Rosclave Lodge

Rosclave Lodge

Ferienhäuser in IrlandLocation de vacances Westport Irlande

Rosclave Lodge

Location of Rosclave Lodge

The cottage is located 5 mins. off the Wild Atlantic Way near Newport, Co.Mayo. For driving directions please use the map on this page.
GPS
53.87102 (N 53° 52' 15.672")
-9.58106 (W 9° 34' 51.816")

Distances:

  • Knock Airport 2 hrs.
  • Shannon Airport 3 hrs.
  • Dublin Airport 3 hrs. 30 mins.
  • Westport 20 mins., Newport 5 mins.
  • Achill Island 45-60 mins.
  • Beach in Mulranny: less than 30 mins.
  • Post office, ATM, bike hire, shops & pubs, restaurants, café and takeaways in Newport 10 mins. drive
  • Supermarkets, banks in Westport 20 mins
Ferienhäuser in IrlandLocation de vacances Westport Irlande

Rosclave Lodge

Clew Bay with Croagh Patrick Co Mayo Rosclave Lodge is located on the tip of a peninsula facing west on Clew Bay in an EU designated Special Area of Conservation, the highest grade for protected locations. Situated between Westport (voted as Irelands tidiest town) and Newport (10 mins.) it is an ideal base for visiting County Mayo as well as Connemara.Achill Island – Irelands largest Island - is less than one hour, Connemara about an hour’s drive from the house.

Clew Bay has 365 islands and is a haven for all kinds of watersports.
Newport
The picturesque town of Newport is only a short drive from the house. The Nephin drive provides beautiful views of loughs and the Ben Nephin range of mountains. Achill Island can be accessed via a swivel-bridge built in 1888 and is a breathtaking combination of magnificent cliffs, golden strands, purple moors, precipitous hillsides and scattered white cottages. The breathtaking Atlantic Drive will bring you along cliff edges and further on to Keel with one of Ireland's most famous surfing beaches. Keem Bay (picture) is a beautiful inlet with another fine sandy beach and the spectacular quartzite peak of Croaghaun.
Sunset over Clew Bay
Westport features a canalized river with 18th century bridges and quays, charming streets, including the Mall with lime trees overlooking the river, colorful shopfronts and pubs with live traditional music throughout the year. This is also an important fishing centre with an abundance of promising fishing spots all around. Westport House is a modernized Georgian mansion in the magnificent setting of a country park hosting a zoo park and a number of family attractions.

For the many activities possible in this area please look up the next page.