Our Family Friendly Hotel

Great National Hotel Ballina

Enjoy the ultimate family break away at Great National Hotel Ballina, a leading family-friendly hotel in Mayo. Our hotel has something for the whole family and is at the hub of all the major attractions. Great National Hotel Ballina boasts an ideal central location for all that Ballina and North Mayo have to offer for family holidays.

Dedicated Family Rooms

Our spacious and luxurious family guestrooms are the perfect home away from home offering all the comforts you need for an enjoyable family break and the ideal base to return to after a day of exploring Mayo.  Our family-friendly accommodation offers different family rooms to accommodate families of all sizes. Each family room is equipped with a TV and complimentary WIFI and complete with fresh white linen sheets, duvet and large fluffy pillows to ensure your family will have a restful sleep

Kids Club

With our Kid's Club, there are plenty of onsite fun-filled activities for kids. They will enjoy the interaction with other young guests, specifically designed activities and can end the day by choosing something on our children's dinner menu. GN Hotel Ballina can also arrange babysitters during the day or night-time - just let us know when you check-in!

Our Kid’s Club will not be running in accordance with our social distancing policy for Covid19.

Leisure Club

Our 4 Star Hotel has all you will need right on your doorstep with complimentary use of our state-of-the-art Leisure centre, Swimming Pool, Kiddies Pool, Steam Room, Sauna, Jacuzzi and fully air-conditioned gym to enjoy at your own leisure.  If Mom or Dad would like some pampering, then a visit to our Eidin Spa is a must. Place yourself in the hands of our expert therapists and soothe your sense with a relaxing treatment. 

Family-Friendly Dining 

We also offer a tempting selection of food and beverage options for our guests in our Mc Shane's Bar or Mc Shane's Bistro all with a dedicated children’s menu which boasts a range of tasty and healthy meals that the kids are sure to love. Our children’s menu can be adapted to varying dietary requirements so please just ask a member of our experienced staff and they will be happy to assist you and your family. Start the day right with a full Irish or continental breakfast served in our restaurant which is located on the ground floor. Our restaurant serves a range of hot breakfast items, pastries, yoghurt, cereals, tea, and coffee to ensure you are fuelled for the day ahead.

Fun-Filled Family-Friendly Activities 

Mayo is the perfect destination for a family break in Ireland with an abundance of sights, activities and attractions to choose from in the surrounding area for the whole family to enjoy.  If you are planning a 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.

With something for everyone to enjoy, explore the wide range of Family Breaks that the Great National Hotel Ballina has to offer and start planning your next family staycation in Mayo.