: Ireland West Airport Knock
: Maddens Bistro
Car: not necessary
Unique and charming, the heritage town of Westport is a captivating blend of traditional and modern. From the cosiest corner of an antique pub to state-of-the-art conference facilities; from the heart-stirring beat of traditional music to the cosmopolitan approach, contrast and paradox are just part of its charm.
Westport the historic 18th Century market town is nestled safe at the foot of towering Croagh Patrick, overlooking Clew Bay and its enchanting islands. It is an ideal location for touring Achill Island and Connemara, Westport is also ideally situated for fishing, walking, surfing and playing golf, or just lazing on one of the many isolated golden beaches of County Mayo.
Golf: There are many golf courses in the area from parklands to links courses
the closest is Westport golf course 2 miles away and the irish open was held there
Castlebar, Ballinrobe and Claremorris are all within easy reach.
Carne, Enniscrone and Connamara are super links courses and all about 1 hour drive.
A round costs from 20.00 euro. Enquire at the Clew Bay hotel next door for special rates.