Breaffy House & Connemara's Wild Atlantic Way

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Groups 6 Days from £655

There are few places on these islands as unspoilt as Connemara. Our hotel near Castlebar is superbly located for excursions into this sublime landscape of rocky coastlines, wild fjords and misty mountain dew.

New to 2020

Castle Collection

Luxury and Speciality

Your Holiday Includes

Dinner, bed & breakfast
Hotel accommodation
All rooms ensuite
Private coach travel
Services of an experienced tour driver throughout your stay
Excursions from your resort*
Return ferry crossings
Six Single Rooms with no supplement
Entrance to Kylemore Abbey & Knock Shrine Museum

Holiday insurance is at an extra cost

Single Supplement £125 per person (after the first 6, which carry no supplement)
Flight options are available for groups not wishing to travel by ferry. Please contact us for details.


Day 1 – To the Dublin area
We spend the first night in the Dublin area. (D)

Day 2 – Heading west to Castlebar
After a guided Dublin orientation tour, we make our way to Castlebar for a three night stay at the fabulous 4* Breaffy House Hotel & Resort. (B,D)

Day 3 – Westport & Foxford Mill
To get our bearings we take a short drive to the charming market town of Westport, with lovely churches and quaint shops. Should you wish, we can also visit Westport House, one of Ireland’s best-loved heritage attractions, with period rooms and verdant gardens. In the afternoon we visit the famous Foxford Mill, with a self-guided tour of the visitor centre. (B,D)

Day 4 – Connemara Panorama
Today we enjoy a full day tour of Connemara, an area of incredible scenic beauty. The landscape includes fantastic coastline, off-shore islands and a rocky landscape of hills and valleys. Killary Harbour at the head of fjord of the same name, rests under the shadow of the Maamturk Mountains, whilst Kylemore Abbey is a Benedictine abbey located in an imposing castle. (B,D)

Day 5 – Knock & Dublin
We make our way to Knock Shrine Museum, which tells the story of the apparition, before heading due east across the Emerald Isle for our final night in the Dublin area. (B,D)

Day 6 – Home
After breakfast we arrive at the port for our return sailing. After disembarkation we head for home. (B)

Hotel Details

Breaffy House Hotel & Resort, Castlebar
Breaffy House Resort is located in the heart of County Mayo and is the perfect destination for exploring Connemara and Mayo! Set on 90 acres, the resort consists of 4* Breaffy House Hotel and its nearby sister hotel. The hotel offers traditional old world Irish charm and hospitality complimented by magnificent grounds for rambling. Retaining some of its original country house atmosphere, the house dates back to 1890. The Breaffy Leisure Club & Spa boasts an indoor swimming pool.

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