Hillside Cottage, Achill Island

What We Can Offer You for your Stay

The Basics and the Little Luxuries

  1. Basic Welcome Pack
    Basic Welcome Pack
  2. Extra Items or Services
    Extra Items or Services
  3. Shopping Service
    Shopping Service
Your rental fee includes all linens and towels including bathrobes and
beach towels; heating, gas and power;
wifi (limited download amount);
bin and cleaning charges;
and a basic Welcome Pack.
The basic Welcome Pack includes one toilet roll, hand soap, kitchen paper, one dishwasher tab, one washing machine tab, wash-up liquid, cooking oil, salt and pepper, some teabags and freshly ground coffee and sugar. We can leave milk in the fridge if requested for your arrival also.
There will also be enough fuel provided to light a fire in the stove, which can be lit for your arrival if requested.

We are building a supply of outdoor equipment and weather gear to suit light packers: see lists below.

Please contact us in advance to see if we can accomodate you regarding other baby equipment or extra toys and games for your children.

​The welcome pack includes up to date information on what is happening and available to do in Achill and the surrounding area during your stay, including brochures.
Special Welcome Packs can be arranged for a fee, tailored to suit your group, your requirements or your arrival time...
we can arrange to have your groceries and supplies purchased and in place in time for your arrival.

Minimum fee to provide service is €10,  additional to cost of items purchased.
This service must be arranged by email with your specific shopping list a minimum of five days in advance of arrival, including payment by EFT, and supply is dependent on local availability.

Current Outdoor Equipment Available
These lists are updated regularly as items are changed: please re-check here before you travel if you intend to use these items.
  1. Wetsuits (these are stored in the shed and may vary in availability and/or quantity)
    Childrens Shorties / full-length: possible availability for ages 4-6; 6-8; 8-10; 10-12 Childrens Shoes: possible availability for sizes 28, 30, 31, 32.
  2. Raincoats
    Childrens: 3 for ages 3-4, 3 for ages 5-6, 3 for ages 7-8, 2 for ages 9-10, age 14. Adults: Ladies size 12
  3. Hiking Boots
    Adult: size 5 (38), 2 x size 6 (39), size 6.5 (40), size 7 (40), size 8 (41). Childrens: size 2 (33).
  4. Wellington Boots
    Childrens: size 7 (24) (pink); size 10 (28); size 11 (30); size 11.5 (30); size 12 (31); size 13 (32) (purple). Ladies: size 5 (38). Snow-boot type: size 12 (31) x2; size 2 (33) x2; size 3 (34) x2 (1 pink); size 6 (39).
  5. Bicycles
    4 Childrens bikes: 27" (x 2), 28" 6 Adult bikes: Ladies: 34", Mens: 33", 34", 35", 37", 39" (heights are measured from ground to top of saddle)