Located on

The Wild Atlantic Way

Come and see

The Beauty of Achill




Five points to note

  • We are situated on the sandybanks beside the beach & Keel's new state of the art playground.
  • The Cottages are just a few minutes walk from the shop, restaurants, bars and golf course.
  • Summer Schools & watersports are based at Keel Lake & at the beach beside us.
  • Access to some of the finest walks in Ireland is possible directly from Beach Cottages.
  • Park your car and have a real rest on this beautiful Island.

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We would like to assure you of a friendly and personal service when you book with Beach Cottages No.1 or No. 2.

We live beside the cottages and we are happy to answer any queries that you might have.

We also run The Western Light Art Gallery on the Sandybanks just as you enter the village of Keel.

The cottages look out across Keel Bay to the Minaun Cliffs.

There is lots to do on Achill and if you need any advise just call over to Margaret or Sean in the Gallery and we will help you out.


Cannon's Beach Cottages


On The Wild Atlantic Way

Bookings for 2022 - CHECK AVAILABILITY    

Updated June 17th. 2022

For bookings for 2022 / e-mail

WiFi complimentary service in each cottage.

The Beach Cottages on The Wld Atlantic Way are at the centre of this unique Island on the Sandybanks at Keel. The island is twelve miles long and six miles wide situated off County Mayo. It is linked to the mainland by a bridge and attracts visitors from all over the world. Celebrate with a holiday at our cottages beside the largest of five Blue Flag Beach's on this unique Island. Enjoy it's timeless beauty and the sense of history that permeates it's land and seascapes.

Drive to Achill Island and enjoy a simple rest at Cannon's Beach Cottages where you will be made welcome by Margaret and Sean Cannon. Try hillwalking, painting, golf, surfing or horseriding, windsurfing, scuba diving or angling and sample the wide range of restaurants and bars. The Island is a perfect location for outdoor activities. Just relax on any of our five Blue Flag Beaches and enjoy the vista of mountains and cliffs.

Beach Cottage Interior


The new playground at Keel Beach is right beside us.

Welcome to our web site

We hope that our web site will enable you to browse easily and to find all the information that you need.

We hope that our availabiliy chart will be a useful guide for you when considering reservations and our new FAQ page together with the news and events page will provide answers to many of your queries.

We hope that we will have an opportunity to welcome you at our cottages at some time in the future.

Sean & Margaret Cannon.