Westport Country Lodge Hotel
Travel Blogs from Westport
... guy, and Music Festival Going Businessman. With some ice cream along the way, some badass signs, loads of smiles, laughs, and waves from the Irish, and nine extremely helpful strangers, we found our way to Westport just in time for dinner at Cozy Joes.
After some stop n shops, grocery shopping, and wandering around, we winded down in the hostel. Tomorrow, we bike along the railway to Achill ...
... where there is the biggest sea gulls I have ever seen. You just keep thinking you can't see anything better until you come onto your next spot. On we drove to Ballyconneely Golf Links which has a beach right beside it. Out we got and to my delight there were Connamara Ponies on the beach. Kids stripped off and raced into the water. Remember it is only 18 degrees. I just sit back and watch the Ponies walk along the beach. Kids are getting dry and we decide to head back to ...
... they could say they had a beer in The Field Bar. I can now say I had a diet coke in the bar that was in the movie! Half an hour drive and we arrived at "Quite Man" Bridge. I got a real buzz when I saw the bridge, can't wait to show dad. I have watched heaps of John Wayne movies but this was my favourite. The scenery is exactly like the movie, the kids were laughing at Michelle and myself reacting the scene from the movie when ...
... standing on the coffee table (which I'm told is the stage) dancing around to realise they were playing Charades. The laughter would have woken the dead, they were all yelling out to him, when I surprised them all with saying "Jaws", to more laughter. I never knew Stuart was so good at the game. I joined in the game and enjoyed more laughter. We all finished off a cheese platter before climbing into bed at ...
... road then onto a dirt, sandy track to reach Ballyconneely surfing beach ((Dunlougan). A small secluded beach that was just magic. A small cove, with clear clean water nestled by rocks and dunes with nearby paddocks of grazing sheep. A truly beautiful little gem of Clifden. We found a comfy spot on the beach and spent ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility