Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland

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Directions: From Galway, N59 Clifden Road to Oughterard. Through town, then left after Corrib House Hotel and immediately right. Follow signs to house.

Driving Distances: Galway City- 1/2 hour, Clifden- 3/4 hour Westport- 2 hours, Shannon- 2 hours, Dublin- 3 1/2 hours.

    Area Activities:
  • 18-hole Golf Course right in Oughterard and dozens more in the region.
  • Magnificent Mountainous region of Connemara right on your doorstep with its Connemara Ponies, turf bogs and numerous lakes.
  • Stunning walks around Lough Corrib & Connemara. The famous Western Way walk begins in Oughterard.
  • Boat trips on Lough Corrib- featuring tours of ancient monastic remains on Inchagoill Island and over to Cong to view Ashford Castle.
  • World-class fishing on Lough Corrib with its wild brown trout and salmon catches.
  • Ideal base from which to expolore the Burren, only a 60 minute drive, and the Aran Islands, ferries departing only a 20 minute drive from Oughterard.
  • The many top class restaurants, pubs and shops in Oughterard.

We would be happy to organise any of the above activities and arrange packages for:

  • Walking & Mountain-Climbing
  • Horse-riding
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Lough Corrib Boat Cruise
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting & Archery
  • Aughnanure Castle Tour
  • Glengowla Mines Tour
  • Coming Soon: Gardening, Cookery & Lifestyle Coaching Weekends

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