Hotels in Westport
Famous for its tree-lined boulevard, which runs parallel to the Carrowbeg River, Westport is an enchanting getaway spot. One of Bord Failte's Heritage Towns, it is located in the shadow of Croagh Patrick, overlooking Clew Bay. Croagh Patrick is a popular pilgrimage spot, where pilgrims climb barefoot in homage to Saint Patrick. Saint Patrick spent more than forty days and nights fasting on the summit more than 1500 years ago.For sports lovers there are many facilities here to keep you active, including an 18-hole golf course, sailing and year-round horse riding. Westport is home to Westport House and Country Estate, which is one of Ireland`s finest examples of Georgian architecture. You can also visit the Clew Bay Heritage Centre located at the bay. This museum has fascinating information about local and history and genealogical information. EasyToBook.com has a budget and discount hotels available in charming Westport to accommodate your travelling needs.