If you fancy an island getaway this summer but are finding it hard to pin down flights to Lanzarote and Ibiza, you might have a better shot looking right here in county Mayo.
Collanmore Island Lodge is a property offered for a short-term letting through the accommodation website Air BnB. Guests who reserve a stay will not only get the comfort of the lodge, they will have the entire island to themselves, which is located among the Clew Bay Islands. It is 10 minutes from Westport town.
The lodge has its own private bar amenity area, as well as a hot tub, steam room and 12 pod beds. There is a private beach located just meters from the lodge. It sleeps a total of 22 people.
It is accessed via a return ferry at Rosmoney Pier which costs €10 per person.
A stay on Collanmore Island won’t be cheap with rates starting from €1,400 per night, with a service fee on top of that.