Kids Activities & Adventure

Westport is a popular choice for those seeking family holiday destinations in Ireland. The local area provides an abundance of activities for all the family to enjoy.

Below are just a few of our recommendations:

The Adventure Islands

Adventure and fun for all the family. Combat games, paddleboarding, kayaking, sailing, zorbing, archery, surfing, rib sea safari, deep sea fishing... For more information click here

Adventure West

Working out of Westport town and the greater Clew Bay area, Adventure West – as the name suggests - has adventure activities galore to offer the whole family!

At Westport House experience the only custom-built zorbing track in Ireland, & a 210m zipwire. Whilst off Old Head, we offer snorkelling - an accessible way to explore the underwater world and it’s great fun! For more information click here

Westport House & Adventure Park

As well as the magnificent historical and cultural aspects Westport House and Gardens has to offer, there are also a wide range of other fun attractions and facilities available to the day visitor in the Pirate Adventure Park & Children's Playground. Check out their website for opening times: Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park

Westport Leisure Park

The Westport Leisure Park is a modern leisure centre situated right next door to our hotel, and is ideal for families comprising:

25m Swimming Pool with adjoining childrens Fun Pool
Spacious Family/Disabled changing area
Swimwear and Pool Accesories for sale.

and lot's more!

All hotel guests receive COMPLIMENTARY access to the Westport Leisure Park. Just enquire at reception and pick-up your FREE towel.

The Covey Club (Summer Only)
Westport Leisure Club (located next door to the hotel) run a summer activities club for children. "The Covey Club" runs daily from 9.30am - 3.30pm on weeks commencing Monday 29th. July & Monday 12th. August, for children aged 5-10 years. Only €79 Euro per child per week, or €20 Euro per day. Discounts available for more than one child. Contact the leisure centre directly for more information on (098) 29160.

Join the Covey Club Campers for action filled days of multi-activities - sports, games, water-based fun, salsa, hip hop, arts and crafts etc.

NEW ZUMBATOMIC - fun fitness classes now available with our qualified Zumba Instructor.

Contact Westport Leisure Park for further information on (098) 29160

An action packed week of activities!

Westport playground

Located next door to the hotel.

Westport skatepark

Situated in the town alongside the Westport Greenway.

The Wild West (Just opened!)

A brand new indoor soft play area in Westport with an exciting Cowboys and Indians theme! 

A cafe area, indoor cinema and lots of activities for all the family to enjoy. Check out the website here

Funster, Castlebar

Come and try out this exciting indoor soft-play adventure area for children of all ages. Check out their website here! Open from 10am to 6pm, Wednesday to Sunday (closed Monday & Tuesday), but open DAILY during school holiday periods

Beautiful Blue Flag awarded beaches

There are some stunningly beautiful sandy beaches within a short drive of Westport: Betra Strand, Carromore & Old Head to name just three!

Ask at reception for our personal recommendations

If your feeling creative, they why not try some local arts & crafts activities:

Jewellery making

CRAFTed Certified and award-winning jeweller designer Victoria Foutz, is offering multi-lingual jewellery craft workshops for children & adults.

Children (& their parents) can experience an introduction to jewellery making such as bead stringing, while adults can learn pearl knotting, bead weaving & wire skills, baubles and jewel settings. You get to keep any jewellery you make!

Running from 19 May to 31 December at the Westport Greenway Artist Intiative, Muse Studio,Westport. To reserve a space in a workshop email Victoria: info@victoriafoutz.com or 'Like' her Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/victoriafoutzbijoux

Pikapotandpaint, Westport

A mobile pottery painting service for all the family! Check out their website here

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Horse riding

Experience the thrill of horse riding. Family treks organised at the local Drummindoo Stud

National Museum of Country Life, Turlough

The award-winning Museum of Country Life is home to the National Folklife Collection. The Museum gives its visitors a unique opportunity to see how the people of Ireland lived in the hundred years between the Great Famine and the end of the 1950s. Activities for all the family. FREE entry. An ideal day-trip destination!

Free portable DVD player and Children's DVD's
Available for use in your bedroom. Please enquire at hotel reception.