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Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Connemara, Co Galway 

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Connemara, Co Galway
Set in a private 450 acre estate of woodland, rivers and walks in the heart of Connemara Co. Galway, this luxury, yet unpretentious Castle Hotel stands proudly overlooking its famous salmon fishery, with a backdrop of the beautiful 12 Bens Mountain range.
For fly fishing enthusiasts, Ballynahinch Fishery is world renowned as one of the finest Salmon and sea trout rivers in Ireland. Also, Ballynahinch Castle Hotel Galway holds sway over 26,000 acres of prime shooting terrain, held from November through to the end of January. River and lakeside walks may reveal the local wildlife on the estate.

Pony Trekking & Horse Riding Connemara
Ballynahinch Castle Hotel is located in the heart of Connemara, Galway and is an ideal base for gentle pony trekking holidays or exhilating galloping rides.
For the riding enthusiast there are a number of excellent options available and Ballynahinch Castle has a great relationship with all the local Horse Riding Centres and the Equestrian Centres in Connemara.
The local riding stables can cater for all levels of horse riding experience and stature and keep horses as well as Ireland's only indigenous breed of pony, the "Connemara". Ideal for pony trekking and valued the world over for its temperament, resilience and surefootedness, the Connemara Pony is a unique feature of the local landscape. Visits can be arranged to the stables of the country's top breeder in West Ireland.

So whether your preference is a cross country hack, a trek along country lanes or a gallop across the sands of Omey Island at low tide, then the hotel reception staff will arrange it for you. Please email: info@ballynahinch-castle.com

   Activities:
  • Trail rides and hacks
  • Beach riding
  • Dressage
  • Jumping
  • Learn to ride
    Hotel Facilities:
  • Salmon Fishing on site
  • Tennis court
  • Shooting (woodcock)
  • Award-winning restaurant
  • Activities organised by hotel:
  • Pony trekking nearby
  • Woodcock shooting.
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Golfing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sailing
  • Woodcock shooting
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