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Writer's Cabin at Old Rectory -

Róísín is a superhost.

Writer's Cabin at Old Rectory -

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Róísín is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

An Tigín- a small but perfectly formed wooden cabin in the grounds of Old Rectory Retreat.Your writing desk looks through glass doors to its' cottage garden by the stream. It has full kitchen facilities. Living and sleeping areas are semi-separated.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



101 reviews
Faye User Profile
October 2017
The Writers Cabin is exactly how it is described! It was quiet and so peaceful and a short drive away from Westport! The bed is so comfortable!! We had a brilliant weekend and would love to stay here again sometime!
Sarah User Profile
September 2017
If you are planning to stay anywhere near Westport, I highly recommend a stay at Roisin's cabin (sorry, can't put the accents with my keyboard!). The cabin is very charming and has everything you need for your stay. Our neighbours included a lovely dog named Nelly and sweet cat…
Jacob User Profile
December 2016
The cottage is gorgeous! Small and cute but with every amenity you could need, private and secluded but also close to the town. Roisin is an accommodating and welcoming host. Recommended!
John User Profile
March 2020
Perfect, just like the last time.
Unna User Profile
March 2020
Just the kindest people, a perfect Irish welcome. Rósín is there when you need her, but also gives you the space and privacy you need as well. The cabin is very cute, and cozy even when it rains and blusters outside. There is an especially beautiful walk just out the door and I…
Tara User Profile
March 2020
We had a super time in the cabin! Very cosy and surrounded by nature , yet close to Westport town . Roisin was an attentive host who responded very quickly with all our queries. Happy to recommend the old rectory !
Steven User Profile
February 2020
Roisins cabin is perfect for a couple or like me I stayed on my own to attend a wedding just down the road in Westport. Roisin although sadly I didn't get to meet her in person due to the busy schedule of my weekend was very attentive in checking if there was anything I needed. I…

Hosted by Róísín

Westport, IrelandJoined in March 2012
Róísín User Profile
149 Reviews
Róísín is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I’m Róísín – your hostess and general organiser. From the first time our family set eyes on The Old Rectory at Knappagh we knew we wanted to share it with others…so this is a dream come true. I’ve written with and been involved in writers’ workshops on and off over the years…
Interaction with guests
i'm Róísín and I look after The Writer's Cabin and hosts Writing weekends at the Main House. I'm always happy to help with any questions you might have about the house, the surrounding area, walks, tours, town etc. Just come up to the Main house and knock on the kitchen door. For…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
After 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events