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Things to Do and See
Nephin House B&B is at the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way, the most spectacular beautifully rugged sea front in the Europe, for more information just click in the picture to download PDF information sheet.
It is walking distance from the Mayo G.M.I.T. /Mayo General Hospital, tennis courts and Mayo peace park. We are 10 minutes drive from Breaffy House Hotel and Breaffy International Sports.
Castlebar is the county town with a population of 11,000. It is a developing industrial and commercial centre. It took its name from the Castle built by the Barry Family from Co Cork in the 13th Century. The tree-lined mall was once a cricket pitch. The town is renowned for its fine shops and restaurants and good night life. It is the ideal place for a leisurely break or business trip.
There are numerous things to do while on a break at Nephin House. Visit Museum Of Country Life; Ballintubber Abbey; Foxford Woolen Mills; Knock Shrine; Céide Fields; or the beautiful Achill Island. The town has a wonderful indoor entertainment venue which includes bowling and 7 screen cinema. There are excellent golf courses, salmon and trout fishing lakes and rivers, all a short drive from Nephin House.
Ballintubber Abbey 15 is mins drive from Castlebar. This remarkable Abbey is the only Church in Ireland where mass has been celebrated for nearly 800 years . Experience the tradition of rural Ireland from 1850 to 1950 by visiting the Museum of Country life it is home to number of objects from the National folk life Collection a branch of the national Museum of Ireland.
More detail can be given on arrival if required. What better way to end the day after a long day touring than to take a walk and experience the tranquillity of Lough Lannagh Lake, or relax in our lounge.