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Westport
A true family destination, Westport boasts magnificent scenery, golf facilities, recreational fishing, sailing and yachting, beach swimming, hiking and cycling trails, and (to top it all off) a placed called Pirate Adventure Park. What kid wouldn't love this place? Visit in September and you'll witness the exciting Westport Arts Festival, perfect for all ages. And Westport was Google Earth's first fully 3D town, so you can relive the memories from your computer when you get home!

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The Great Western Greenway
The Great Western Greenway
Attraction type: Biking Trails
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Atlantic Drive on Achill Island
Atlantic Drive on Achill Island
Attraction type: Scenic Drives
Drummindoo Stud
Drummindoo Stud
Owner description: Family run riding school, stud and stables only 1 mile from Westport, on the Wild Atlantic Way. Horseriding for adults and children (minimum age 3 years). Good selection of horses... more Owner description: Family run riding school, stud and stables only 1 mile from Westport, on the Wild Atlantic Way. Horseriding for adults and children (minimum age 3 years). Good selection of horses (Connemara Ponies, Irish Cobs, Irish Sport Horses) for all levels and abilities. Pony Camps. Lead rein pony rides. Pony trekking. A.I.R.E.Approved. Qualified instruction. Beach and Day Rides (advance booking required). All weather facilities. Experienced riders can avail of ''The Clew Bay Trail Ride'' which takes small groups of experienced riders through new and ever-changing landscapes of small villages, breathtaking sandy beaches, sea and off-shore islands, country lanes, mountain tracks and local heritage sites, stopping for a picnic along the way. less
Attraction type: Equestrian Trails
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Westport House & Gardens
Westport House & Gardens
Attraction type: Amusement & Theme Parks
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Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park
Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park
Owner description: Westport House and Pirate Adventure Park has welcomed over 4 million visitors with its range of heritage, family-fun, camping and adventure activity offerings. From small... more Owner description: Westport House and Pirate Adventure Park has welcomed over 4 million visitors with its range of heritage, family-fun, camping and adventure activity offerings. From small beginnings of 2,700 visitors in 1960, it has become one of Ireland’s best loved attractions and was recently voted one of the Best Family Visitor Attractions in Ireland by Primary Times magazine. One of those rare attractions, it appeals to everyone in the family with its extraordinary mixture of-- history and heritage in this 18th century historic house with 4 permanent exhibitions, over 30 rooms open to the public, guided and self-guide tours, tea rooms and gift shops-- the fun of the Pirate Adventure Park – a primarily outdoor amusement park best suited to the under 12’s which features water and swinging ship rides, train, swan Pedaloe boats, slides, playgrounds, pitch & putt and in-door soft play area-- exhilaration with the adventure activities such as zorbing, archery and water sports-- child-friendly fun in its varied events calendar with our Fireworks Extravaganza, Halloween Fest and Winter Wonderland being highlights-- the family-friendly Caravan & Camping Park in the gorgeous park and woodland setting with excellent amenities. Owned and operated by the Browne Family, who have been onsite for over 300 years and can trace their roots back to Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen of Connaught, Westport House provides a full days fun – and more to any visitor to the West. The jewel in the crown of the West, you cannot visit Mayo without stopping in. We look forward to welcoming you. less
Attraction type: Amusement & Theme Parks; Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

The Pantry & Corkscrew
The Pantry & Corkscrew
Ranked #1 of 83 Restaurants in Westport
Cuisines: International, Diner, Healthy, Wine Bar
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
An Port Mor Restaurant
An Port Mor Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 83 Restaurants in Westport
Price: $28 - $33
Cuisines: French, Seafood, Irish
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
The Helm Restaurant
The Helm Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 83 Restaurants in Westport
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood, Pub
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Sage Restaurant
Sage Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 83 Restaurants in Westport
Price: $19 - $26
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Mangos Restaurant
Mangos Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 83 Restaurants in Westport
Price: $4 - $33
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Willow Lodge
Willow Lodge
$48 - $99 (€43 - €89)
Ranked #5 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns
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Westwood House B&B
Westwood House B&B
$31 - $50 (€28 - €45)
Ranked #16 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns
Cedar Lodge Bed and Breakfast
Cedar Lodge Bed and Breakfast
$45 - $67 (€40 - €60)
Ranked #30 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hazelbrook Bed & Breakfast
4.0 of 5
Hazelbrook Bed & Breakfast
$70 - $91 (€63 - €82)
Ranked #2 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns
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Augusta Lodge
3.0 of 5
Augusta Lodge
$72 - $101 (€65 - €91)
Ranked #3 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns
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Woodside Lodge
4.0 of 5
Woodside Lodge
$96 - $147
Ranked #4 of 68 Westport B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Westport Plaza Hotel
4.0 of 5
Westport Plaza Hotel
$95 - $212
Ranked #1 of 15 Hotels in Westport
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Harbour Mill
4.0 of 5
Harbour Mill
$81 - $223 (€73 - €200)
Ranked #2 of 15 Hotels in Westport
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The Castlecourt Hotel
4.0 of 5
The Castlecourt Hotel
$75 - $236
Ranked #3 of 15 Hotels in Westport
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