Escape to Mayo
Discover popular attractions and places of interest that you must visit when staying at the Great National Hotel Ballina. Mayo is Irelands Premier Adventure holiday destination enjoy an abundance of local activities including Walking, Cycling, Water-based Activities, Golf, Equestrian, Wild Atlantic Way, Fishing, Sailing and Visitor Centres. Stay with us at the Great National Hotel Ballina where our 4-star family-friendly hotel has earned the reputation of being one of the most sought after hotels in Mayo. Find out more information here.
Explore the Wild Atlantic Way
Located at the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way discover miles of rugged coastline, rolling mountains, sandy beaches where Irish hospitality awaits you. Uncover the charms of Mayo and visit Clew Bay, conquer Croagh Patrick or venture out to Clare Island
Soothe your Senses
Enter a different world where peace, calm and serenity at Eidin Spa. Place yourself in the hands of our expert therapists and soothe your sense with a relaxing treatment. Indulge yourself with some much-needed pampering with our tempting menu of great-value treatments carefully selected for our guests to enjoy.
Golf & Fish Trips
Experience some of the best fairways in the world here in County Mayo. Our hotel is within a short driving distance to the finest 18-hole golf courses making it the ultimate location for a golfing holiday. Or spend the day based along the Wild Atlantic Way fishing. Whether you are a novice fisherman or an experienced angler, visitors can experience plenty of well-stocked mountains streams, rivers and lakes offering excellent opportunities for trout and salmon fishing as well as numerous sheltered bays and inlets for beach fishing.
Family Fun Activities
If you are planning a summer family day out in Mayo or beyond our friendly reception team will be happy to offer suggestions on local attractions or activities and can also schedule a wake-up call for an early rise. Explore the very best the west has to offer including fun-filled day trips to the Waterpoint Aqua Park and Westport House Pirate Adventure Park, or spend the day touring the Wild Atlantic Way. There truly is something for everyone to enjoy while staying with us at Hotel Ballina.
Looking to keep the little ones entertained? Our list of family things to do in Ballina will help you find something for everyone to enjoy.Read More
Ballina Heritage Town boasts fascinating visitor attractions such as the Ceide Fields, Foxford Woolen Mills and the Jackie Clarke Collection, comprising over 100,000 artefacts of Irish history.Read More
Enter a different world where calm and peace replaces the stress and tension of modern life.Read More
With a range of walking and cycling trails throughout Ballina, experience some of the most beautiful views that Ireland has to offer.Read More
Ballina Golf Club is just 7 minutes from our hotel and features an 18 hole parkland course with strategically placed water hazards.Read More
The Moy estuary, located within the Ballina town boundaries, is world famous as one of Ireland's most prolific salmon angling waters.Read More