The Lodge at Ashford Castle

A charming and elegant sanctuary, perfect for families, friends and couples, The Lodge at Ashford Castle sits within 350 acres of perfectly manicured grounds on the Ashford Castle Estate, located just outside Cong village, in Co. Mayo.

Famous for its warm country house hospitality, you will feel completely at home as soon as you relax and unwind on the historic Ashford Estate for a staycation with a difference. Take a seat on the terrace overlooking Lough Corrib with a good book and glass of your favourite wine or begin your exploration around the lush 350 acre grounds where you might catch a glimpse of the impressive birds out on a Hawk Walk or the resident Irish Wolf Hounds who call the Estate home.

Enjoy mouth-watering dishes in The Quay Bar and Brasserie where fresh and local Irish cuisine is served in a stylish and relaxed setting.

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Breaffy House Resort & Spa

Healy Macs

Located in Castlebar in the heart of Mayo, Breaffy House Resort is set on 110 acres of gardens and rolling woodlands.  Just 25 mins drive from Ballinrobe Racecourse.  The Resort is renowned for its warm welcoming staff and offers an excellent range of onsite facilities including our award-winning Leisure Centre, with 20 metre pool, Sauna and Jacuzzi.  

The Hotel has just undergone an extensive refurbishment programme which includes the addition of Healy Mac’s Bar and Restaurant. 

Healy Mac’s is all about great food, great drinks. Owned and operated by Mayo man Liam Healy, Healy Mac’s is a chain of mulitnational multi-award-winning bars and restaurants. Currently, there is six Healy Mac’s  bars in Malaysia and one in Indonesia. In April 2015, Healy Mac’s on Jalan P Ramlee in Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia was named the Best Irish Bar in the World by the Irish Times and Diageo – an award that all in Breaffy are proud to be associated with. Healy Mac;s at Breaffy House resort is the first Healy Mac’s outside of Asia. 

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Breaffy House Resort & Spa


Co. Mayo

Phone +353.94.9022033


Peacockes Hotel

The warmest Irish welcome awaits you at Peacockes Hotel, situated at Maam Cross in the heart of beautiful Connemara, in the west of Ireland and just 40mins from Ballinrobe Racecourse. Proudly Irish owned and run by the Burke family since 2014, this homely country hotel boasts 25 well-appointed, en-suite bedrooms, along with a Fireside bar, restaurant, onsite 3,600 sq ft gift shop, 3 function rooms for events & conferencing, a viewing tower and a traditional Irish cottage in the style of the one featured in the iconic John Wayne movie the Quiet Man. 

Serving specially selected and prepared Irish food all day, the hotel caters for both the solo diner as well as large groups. From March-November a delicious carvery lunch is served daily which caters seamlessly for large groups. 

With a central location, at Peacockes Hotel you are within easy reach of stunning Ballinrobe Racecourse as well as Kylemore Abbey, Clifden Town, Connemara National Park and Roundstone Village to name just a few highlights waiting for you to discover. 

The surrounding area offers an abundance of activities whatever your taste. Guests can partake in enjoyable activities including cycling, golf, angling, walking, horse riding, hiking or just savouring the beautiful scenery. 

Peacocke’s is the perfect Connemara hotel from which to enjoy the beauty of this rugged part of Ireland and we look forward to welcoming you. 

Peacockes Hotel,

Maam Cross,


Co. Galway

H91 P798 

Telephone:+353 (0)91 552 306

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McWilliam Park


The 4* McWilliam Park Hotel is ideally located in Claremorris Co. Mayo.

Only 20 minutes from Ireland West Airport  and only 15 minutes from the Race Course access is no problem.

Relax after the Races with the finest of food served in John Grays Restaurant & Kavanaghs Bar.

Experience our unique blend of hospitality & charm and don’t forget our famous Race Night Dances.


McWilliam Park Hotel


Co. Mayo                                      

Phone 00353 94 9378000

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Fairhill House Hotel

1 Bedroom


Fairhill House Hotel*** is ideally situated in the picturesque village of Clonbur in the heart of Co. Galway in the West of Ireland. Established and run by the Lynch Family since 1830, Fairhill House Hotel*** has a 3 star rating and provides high standard luxury accommodation for all its guests. We are ideally located to attend the Ballinrobe races as we are only 15 minutes from the course and transfers can be arranged. 

Guests can enjoy hearty Irish breakfasts and in the evening our signature seafood chowder, great Irish steaks and amazing sea-food with a large wine menu to choose from. Eddie’s Bar is a typical traditional West of Ireland Pub or more precisely a Connemara Pub. Fairhill House Hotel*** is perfectly located for exploring Connemara, racing, golfing, hill walking and fishing.


or call on 094-9546176

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Friars Quarters House


Friars Quarter House is set within a brief walking distance of Ballinrobe. At Friars Quarter House we have 4 ensuite bedroms available, each well appointed and very comfortable.

Each room offers :

  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Tea / Coffee making facilities
  • T.V. with Saorview digital channels
Our home is pet friendly and we would love to accommodate your entire family with prior arrangements.
Room rates are €35 per person sharing for Bed and full Breakfast. 
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Friars Quarter House 
Convent Rd
Co. Mayo 
Phone : +353 (0) 94 95 41154  
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Woodview House B & B 

Woodview house

Woodview B&B is located in the lake district of County Mayo, on world famous fishing lakes of Lough Mask and Lough Carra. We are conveniently located 2kmthe town of  Ballinrobe, opposite the Ballinrobe Racetrack, & within walking distance of shops, pubs, and restaurants. We provide the perfect base whether you’re exploring the west of Ireland, on a fishing holiday, attending the races or golfing holiday, we welcome you and your hosts Mary and John will provide you with all the information of local attractions that this area offer.

Woodview House B&B
Rathredmond, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo
Phone – 094 9521901
Mobile – 087 4192469
Email –

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