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Do you want to join the team who make Westport House the Best Family Holiday Destination in Ireland?  Are you passionate, mature, hard-working, people-loving, customer-service focused and looking for a varied and fun workplace?  Are you flexible and willing to work weekends? If you answered yes to the above, then  Westport House wants to hear from you! We are hiring for the following roles: Foxford Shop Sales Person Front of […]

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Foxford Shop Opens in Westport House

We are delighted to announce the partnership of two Mayo stalwarths: Westport House and Foxford Woollen Mills. One of the last working mills in Ireland, Foxford was founded by an Irish Sister of Charity in 1892 shortly after the Great Famine. The early years at Foxford were a struggle, but the faith of the Sisters and the diligence of the local people won out, and by the turn of the […]

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Public Information Notice for Hooley – Only 4 Sleeps To Go!

Public Information Notice for Hooley – Only 4 Sleeps To Go! It’s hard to believe that the 2nd annual Hooley at the House is almost upon us…with only 4 sleeps to go, we are getting ready to welcome you as the site build has started.  It’s the biggest outdoor event of the summer in the West and the whole estate will be buzzing with music, dance, fun and laughter for […]

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The Grainne Ale Festival Returns to Westport House This Weekend!

The June Bank Holiday Weekend sees the return of The Grainne Ale Festival at Gracy’s Bar and Café in the Farmyard of Westport House, on this Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th June (Bank Holiday Weekend) from 2.00pm to 10.00pm each day. Now in it’s third year, the event goes from strength to strength, bringing the very best of craft beers, gourmet pizza and an amazing variety of music. This free […]

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Our Bell Tents Are Back for Summer – Get 25% Off!

Our beautiful bell tents are back for summer.  So if you are keen to experience a break in the great outdoors, but can’t be bothered with all the hard-work that goes with camping, we are your man! Our 5m Bell Tents are ideally suited to folks who are camping for the first time or not quite ready to commit to the investment in the equipment or simply can’t be bothered […]

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Photographed at the handover of a cheque for €10,000, the proceeds of the Charity Open Day at Westport House celebrating the 50th anniversary of Western Care Association are:
Louise Nobel-Moore, Adventure West, Sharon McGing, Frank Byrne and Rene O'Boyle, Western Care, Karen and Sheelyn Browne, Joint Managing Directors, Westport House, Joe Brett, Fundraising Manager, Western Care, Christopher Clynes, Declan Sweeney, Regional Service Manager (Central Area) and Bernard O’Regan, Executive Director, Western Care, Biddy Hughes, Sales & Marketing Director and Jean Collins, Westport House
Photo: John Moylette Photography

€10,000 Raised for Western Care in Westport House Open Day

Last Sunday, our Annual Open Day in aid of and in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Western Care Association was a MASSIVE success!  We were blessed with great weather, a great turnout, great atmosphere, great entertainment, great craic and a really great charity. We are delighted to announce that €10,000 was raised through the event for Western Care.  Both Western Care and Westport House would like to thank all […]

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Olivia Coyne, Fiona Hughes, Christopher Clynes, Sheelyn Browne, Westport House, Joe Brett, Western Care, Biddy Hughes, Westport House and James Roughneen

Free Open Day at Westport House in aid of Western Care

Mark your Calendar for Sunday, May 29, 2016 from Noon to 6:00 pm Westport House is holding our annual Open Day from 12pm to 6pm on Sunday, May 29th. The Browne family and their onsite adventure partners open up “The Best Family Holiday Destination in Ireland*” and all of our facilities for absolutely free in the hope that you’ll dig deep for this year’s charity partner, Western Care who are […]

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Shortlisted for Best Family Day Out, Santa Experience & Holiday Destination?

Squeeeeaaaallll! We have just found out that we have been shortlisted in the Boots Maternity and Infant magazine Awards 2016 for Best Family Day Out Best Family Holiday Destination Best Santa Experience The Boots maternity & infant Awards are THE most prestigious awards because they are voted, tested and approved by parents, for parents. Now in their 9th year, the Boots maternity & infant Awards celebrate the very best products, […]

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Hooley Update: Tickets in Outlets & Bus Services

It’s the biggest outdoor event of the summer and the countdown is well and truly on for ‘Hooley At The House’ in Westport House, County Mayo on Sunday June 12th from 12 noon to 6.00 pm as the whole estate will be buzzing with music, dance, fun and laughter for a ‘hooley’ like no other! The ‘Hooley’ promises something for everyone.  For the children all the entertainment facilities at Westport […]

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€31,438 Raised for Pieta House

This just in – €31,438.  Yes, you read it right. The Darkness Into Light 5k remembrance walk which took place on the Westport House estate early last Saturday morning raised a total of €31,438 for Pieta House. 1,700 turned out at Westport House at 4:15am last Saturday morning and 120,000 across the country. Take a bow people of Westport – you have helped thousands of people who are feeling suicidal […]

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