Local Interest Links
The Great Western Greenway offers an escape to the bustle of urban life on 42km of the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland. The World Class Great Western Greenway is a traffic free cycling and walking trail which follows the route of the renowned Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937.
Ballinrobe Races is a real family event. The course is situated 32km from Westport and has a rich tradition of horseracing. Meetings take place regularly and are always sure to be a good day out for all.
Carraig Donn is a well known chain of retail shops in Ireland specialising in quality clothing as well as innovative gifts and lifestyle products. The Westport store is located on Bridge Street, within walking distance of the hotel.
Croagh Patrick is a beautiful place to visit and is only a few minutes drive from Westport. It is long known as a place of pilgrimage and there are magnificent views of Clew Bay from the mountain. Croagh Patrick week will take place 22nd – 28th July. Visit the Croagh Patrick website.
Matt Molloys Bar is a traditional Irish pub in Westport famous for the traditional music sessions that are held there regularly. Matt is the flute player with the Chieftains who are probably Irelands best known traditional music group. Matt Molloys Bar is located on Bridge Street, within walking distance of the hotel.
Westport Cineplex is located on James Street in Westport and features latest release movies.
Westport House and Gardens is one of Ireland’s most historic homes and it has been open to the public since 1960.