We have just spent a perfect week at No 1 Mulranny Holiday Village! Number One is a well-furnished and well-maintained property located beside the Mulranny Park Hotel (4*) about which more later. The house has stunning uninterrupted views south over Clew Bay towards Croagh Patrick, east over the myriad islands in the bay and west towards the Atlantic and Clare Island.
We found it the perfect base for visiting Achill Island (don’t miss Keem Beach and the three ‘loop drives’ on the island and the Currane Peninsula), the drive to Bangor and on to the Erris Peninsula, Mayo’s spectacular north coast, and the magical Doolough Valley – all of which are within easy driving reach.
Oh yes, the Mulranny Park Hotel, which is a two minute stroll over private pathways from the house: we normally self-cater but we decided to ‘try’ the bar menu in the hotel on our first night and found both the food and service to be excellent (and very good value). This was the cherry on an otherwise ...