B&B Unterkunft Westport Co. Mayo Irland

What to do in Westport & Newport

  • Sailing
    Clew Bay is an ideal location for sailing. Glenans sailing centre, is only a short distance from the Inn.
  • Swimming
    Several Blue Flag beaches are around the clear waters of Clew Bay - the Mulrany Beach and the famous beaches of Achill on the North Side are all not to far from the house.
  • Angling
    Our area is a true angler's paradise. Ballinlough Lake is just 2 km from the house, various other lakes and rivers are closeby. The inn is near Roscahill pier on Clew Bay, a good spot for shore angling. Various operators for deep sea, game and coarse angling offer their services throughout the year.
  • Golfing
    A 9 hole Golf course with stunning views of Clew Bay is just a few minutes away ! More golf courses casn be found in Westport (18) Mulrany (9) and near Keel on Achill Island (9).
  • Horse riding
    Carrowholly Stables and Riding Centre - which is not far from us - provides for guided scenic and coastal treks with stunning views of Clew Bay. Beginners are as welcome as advanced riders.
Buckfield Inn B&B Westport Ireland
Croagh Patrick Ridge Walk Ireland

A Hiking,Walking and Cycling paradise!

The area has excellent angling waters all around, a choice of good golf courses and abundant rough shooting and, moreover, a charm of scenery attracting artists, writers as well as photographers.

Co. Mayo offers plenty of planned trails and guided walks are available in various locations. Croagh Patrick, Ireland's holy mountain, Slievemore and Croaghaun on Achill Island, Clare Island, Ben Nephin, the Western Way, the Foxford Way and the Bangor Trail, the wild North Mayo Cliffs - are just some of the many outstanding walking trails and areas (see below)... For more leisurely walks try the quiet country lanes, the river and coastal walks near our house. We arrange for bicycle hire and also supply packed luncheons for walking - cycling
The Greenway Westport Ireland
The Great Western Greenway is the longest off-road cycling and walking trail in Ireland. Following the old Westport / Achill railway line (which closed in 1937), this 42km traffic-free route is ideal for getting out on a bike and experience this spectacular landscape away from road traffic. Our package 'Bike Bliss' includes 2 nights bed and breakfast, 2 packed lunches, 2 nights supper (incl. a drink of your choice) from just Euro 100 pps! Bicycle hire can be pre arranged. In the two days you could take the Greenway from Newport to Mulranny on the first day, and the Westport cycle loop 1 around our house on the second day!
Westport Ireland
The Lettermaghera Loop on the lower slopes of the Nephin Beg Mountains is a easy 10 km Loop Walk begins 3km west of Newport - only a few minutes from the house. Buckfield Inn is only a short drive from the starting points of this and other Loop Walks between Newport and Mulranny. Our package 'Explorer' includes 2 nights bed and breakfast, 2 packed lunches, 2 nights supper (incl. a glass of wine or pint of Guinness/Lager) from just Euro 100 pps!


Traditional Music

Several pubs in Westport have sessions every night in the season and regularly throughout the year. Matt Molloy, member of the Irish Band The Chieftains is considered one of Ireland's best Flute players. His pub in Westport is a great place to experience Ireland's best musicians and local traditional players. We arrange a taxi to take you to town and back!

Buckfield Inn B&B Westport Ireland

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