Mount Falcon Estate

“Beautiful country house with many outdoor activities” - AA Inspector

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BALLINA, COUNTY MAYO

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Dating from 1876, this house has been lovingly restored to its former glory, and has a bedroom extension that is totally in-keeping with the original design. Relaxing lounges look out on the 100-acre estate, which has excellent salmon fishing on The Moy plus well-stocked trout lakes. Dinner is served in the original kitchen with choices from a varied and interesting menu; for lunch there is also the Boathole Bar. An air-conditioned gym is available.

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4 Star Hotel
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2-Rosette restaurant
Mount Falcon Estate
Foxford Road, BALLINA, Co Mayo, F26 H744

Features

Rooms
  • En-suite rooms: 32
  • Family rooms: 3
  • Satellite TV available
  • Broadband available
  • WiFi available
Children
  • Children welcome
  • Babysitting service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Children's portions or menu
Leisure
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private fishing
  • Gym available
  • Spa Available
  • New Year entertainment programme
Facilities
  • Lift available
  • Night porter available
  • Outdoor parking spaces: 260
Accessibility
  • Accessible bedrooms: 2
  • Walk-in showers
  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
Weddings
  • Maximum number of guests: 200

About The area

Discover County Mayo

County Mayo is the third largest county in Ireland and is named after the village of Mayo, which these days is known as Mayo Abbey and has a population of less than 500. The county town is Castlebar, which is significantly larger at around 10,000. Mayo is a remote, sparsely populated county with a landscape of boglands, lakes and mountains. Among its many islands there are some real gems. Achill Island is reached by a small causeway, and is the largest of Ireland’s islands. Its economy depends mainly on tourism as little of it can be cultivated, being mostly mountain or bogland.

The cliffs at Keel have weird rock formations, and boats can be hired to get the most of the dramatic scenery. There are also plenty of stone circles and dolmens dotted about inland.

Clare Island is in Clew Bay, and rises to a height of around 1600 feet (500m). It is popular with walkers, anglers, sailors, divers and nature watchers; wildlife includes dolphins, seals, otters, and the rarely sighted chough. A square tower on the island was the HQ of Grace O’Malley, the 16th-century pirate who declared herself Queen of Clew Bay.

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