Things to do


Discover Ireland’s most beautiful beaches, the rugged coastline, the national park, and a whole host of outdoor activities. You will never be bored on a Bru Na Mara holiday. Cycling, trekking, walking, golf, horse-riding, or just good old fashioned eating and drinking in the most cultural icon ‘the Irish pub’! Great nights out with live music, award winning ales, gastronomic delights, and many international events.

quick guide

Amazing Beaches of the World

There are so many beautiful beaches close to Bru Na Mara, waiting to be discovered.

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Fabulous Food

Gastronomic delights to suit all tastes and budgets.

Romantic Escapes

Perfect for couples for a great remote break by the sea.

Deep History

There are many historic sites locally.

Quick List for Local Activities


Mace – Atmospheric Research Station – Half Mace

KilkerrinArdmore – Kilkerrin

Maméan – St. Patrick’s Shrine

Letterfrack : Connermara National Park

Kylemore Abbey

Boat Trips

Killary Fjord: Catamaran trips with porpoises and seals: 091 566736

Aran Islands: First ferry leaves Rosaveel (45 min) at 10:30am. Last ferry leaves the isladn at 7:30pm: 091 568903 (c.25€/adult)

InishBoffin from Cleggan (c.20€ return per adult): 095 49503

Corrib Cruises from Oughterard: 094 9546029

Deep Sea Fishing from Clifden and Cleggan: 095 21073

Irish Music

Roundstone: Community Centre. Wednesday 8:30pm

Clifden: Pub sessions in various bars. (Lowry’s, Mannions)

Clifden: Town Hall. Tuesday & Thursday 8pm

Renvyle: Teach an Cheoil. Tuesday 9pm

Station House. Monday 8pm

Horse riding

Ballyconnelly, The Point Pony Trekking Centre: 095 23685

Clifden: Errislannan, Connemara Pony Riding Centre: 095 21134

Cleggan: Cleggan Beach Equestrian Centre: 095 44746

Larrigan Stables, Aughrismore: 095 44735


The great outdoors

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