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Westport House
Westport, Co. Mayo
One of County Mayo’s best loved attractions and known as one of Ireland’s most beautiful homes, visit Westport House for a day full of adventure, history and unbeatable Irish beauty.

Considered a national treasure and one of the few privately owned historic houses remaining in Ireland, tour Westport House and experience a 400 year old historic house set within 400 acres of unspoilt beauty.

Built in the 18th century on ancestral castle foundations belonging to pirate queen Grace O’Malley, the Browne family created Westport House, and with it a treasure trove of history, fascinating stories and a legacy of legends.

Enjoy tales of architecture, kings and queens, pirates, slave emancipators as well as beautiful art and artefacts with their tour guides, all while overlooking spectacular views of Clew Bay, Clare Island and Croagh Patrick.

Explore the enchanting world of the Westport Estate with a walk along the forest trails and restored pathways, immersing yourself completely within the wild natural beauty and majestic grandeur of Westport House.

Why we like it
  • Visit one of County Mayo's top attractions.
  • Enjoy stunning grounds and tours of the historic house.
  • Kids will love the adventure park, with indoor and outdoor areas.
  • Enjoy an overnight stay on the Estate at Hotel Westport.
Tips from locals

After your visit to Westport House enjoy a stroll on the estate grounds through the gardens and woodlands by the lake while taking in the view of Clew Bay.

Family friendly
Rainy days
Free car parking
Contact details
Quay Rd, Westport Demesne, Westport, Co. Mayo, F28 K6K6, Ireland
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