Things to do & Places to go
10 Minutes away in Annaghvane lies this distinctive island course offering a unique opportunity to play golf on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean while enjoying the breathtaking views of Cill Chiarain Bay, Cnoc Leitir Moir & Cnoc Mordain. This 9 hole golf course is a golfers gem. Playing the 1st 9 holes is a challenge however playing the back tees is a memory. Home to Ireland’s only thatched Clubhouse. Group rates available.
Padraic Pearse Cultural Centre – Rosmuc (30 mins)
Visitor centre in Ros Muc that tells the story of Padraic Pearse, writer, educator & leader of the 1916 Rising who spent his summers in a now famous cottage in this area. Explore Pearse’s historical & cultural legacy and learn more about the language and culture of Southern Connemara that inspired Pearse’s work. Tel 091 574292
Stunning Victorian Abbey run by the Benedictine Nuns set on the lake shore at the heart of a 15,000 acre estate within Connemara National Park. Open all year. www.kylemoreabbey.com tel 095 52001
Visit beautiful celtic-inspired Gardens where ancient wisdom meets contemporary design.
Tel: 091 550905
Tel: 087 6954212 (3 mins)