Things to do in Mayo

at Great National Hotel Ballina

Find inspiration and ideas on a range of things to do and places to go in Mayo during your stay at Great National Hotel Ballina. For those looking for something different to entertain the family on a day out, Mayo does not disappoint. From wide open spaces, miles of beaches and wild Atlantic surf to children's and heritage sites, the Great National Hotel Ballina the ideal choice on a break away in Mayo while you explore the West of Ireland.

The West of Ireland is famous for its activities and adventure sports. The natural environment is ideal for walkers, hikers, bikers and explorers. The crystal clear, unspoiled lakes and rivers. The River Moy is famous for Salmon Fishing and an angler’s dream. The Wild Atlantic Way lures surfers and water-sports enthusiasts from around the world, not to mention the links golf enthusiasts.

As your base, Great National Hotel Ballina places you in the centre of all the available walking trails that North Mayo has to offer the visitors. So, whether you enjoy a stroll on the beach or walking the trails of Belleek Woods is one of the largest urban woodland areas in Europe. There are walks for all levels and ability, offering a great way to experience and see all of the breath-taking scenery, heritage and beauty Mayo has to offer its visitors. Steeped in history and every small village has its own tale to tell. Three of the most notable attractions of interest are Croagh Partrick, Ballintubber Abbey and the National Museum of Country Life.

So if you’re looking for heritage and adventure, you’ve come to the right place! See below the list of the local activities and local attractions, which are within easy distance of Great National Hotel Ballina making us a perfect choice to enjoy the best that the West has to offer.