Water Based Activities


Westport Woods Hotel is the perfect position on the Wild Atlantic Way and shores of Clew Bay for some water based activities. There are plenty of options for the water sports enthusiasts.

  • Surfing,
  • Windsurfing
  • Kitesurfing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Kayaking
  • RIB tours 

There are activity providers in Westport for all of the above. Whether you are here for a family break, chilling out on a romantic getaway or here for the adventure then Westport has everything you need to enjoy the outdoors.

The Great Western Lakes of Galway and Mayo are recognised as the greatest wild brown trout fisheries in the world. Loughs Corrib, Mask, Carra and Conn are within easy drive of Westport. There are also a number of important river systems nearby that give great sport for the fisherman. What’s the best way to experience Clew Bay? Head on a boat trip around Clew Bay, its islands, coves, beaches to watch its wildlife including seals.