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Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park

Church Lane, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 27766
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Westport House and Pirate Adventure Park has welcomed over 4 million visitors with its range of heritage, family-fun, camping and adventure activity offerings. From small beginnings of 2,700 visitors in 1960, it has become one of Ireland’s best loved attractions and was recently voted one of the Best Family Visitor Attractions in Ireland by Primary Times magazine. One of those rare attractions, it appeals to everyone in the family with its extraordinary mixture of-- history and heritage in this 18th century historic house with 4 permanent exhibitions, over 30 rooms open to the public, guided and self-guide tours, tea rooms and gift shops-- the fun of the Pirate Adventure Park – a primarily outdoor amusement park best suited to the under 12’s which features water and swinging ship rides, train, swan Pedaloe boats, slides, playgrounds, pitch & putt and in-door soft play area-- exhilaration with the adventure activities such as zorbing, archery and water sports-- child-friendly fun in its varied events calendar with our Fireworks Extravaganza, Halloween Fest and Winter Wonderland being highlights-- the family-friendly Caravan & Camping Park in the gorgeous park and woodland setting with excellent amenities. Owned and operated by the Browne Family, who have been onsite for over 300 years and can trace their roots back to Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen of Connaught, Westport House provides a full days fun – and more to any visitor to the West. The jewel in the crown of the West, you cannot visit Mayo without stopping in. We look forward to welcoming you.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Church Lane, Westport, Ireland
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+353 98 27766
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here today with my special needs daughter. I was absolutely appalled to see who I was told to be the new owners degrade his staff member in front of my daughter and I. My daughter an extremely inquisitive child was asking the staff member...More

Thank peter1912018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a beautiful area. Worth a stop and look. Between the Quay and this little hidden gem, it's a nice little stop over for the views and lunch.

Thank cljgerry
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

House was ok but didn't take long to look round all the rooms. Didn't have children with us so can't comment on those facilities but there were plenty of families there. Big disappointment was the train ride. At €10 each it was expensive for what...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very disappointed with this, not that many rides for the kids, was very dear too to get in, €60 for 2 Adults and 2 children, nothing great for the Adults to do. Will not be back.

1  Thank Hugo W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 2nd year visiting Westport House Pirate Adventure Park. We had such a fantastic time last year we couldn't wait to go back this year. We were disappointed that alot of the attractions which out wee boy enjoyed last year were no longer...More

Thank mrsburns841115
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a random adventure on our first day traveling from Dublin to the west coast. We opted out of the self-guided tour but spent time walking the grounds around Westport House and across the bridge toward the quay. The grounds are easy to...More

1  Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing history and beautiful house and grounds, Although just another example of rip of Ireland at its best, wee went with out 7 year old boy, entry cost us 51 euro inclusive of 10% of because the main ride the water boat wasn’t working.wee then...More

3  Thank shelly299
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Westport House last week and found it an extremely enjoyable day. The gardens and grounds are worth a visit in and of themselves and they are free! Lovely walk from one end through to the other and the quay at the one end also...More

Thank Timatten
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my husband and two kids 12 & 9. The grounds are lovely but to be honest for this age group there was only one thing they really enjoyed, the pirate swinging ship. The other ride they were looking forward to (the plume ride)...More

Thank lyra74
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my husband and 4 children age 3 4 8 10 we enjoyed our day but couple of things to be aware of when travelling nothing to do for under 6 as part of price in except for go karts inside and bouncy...More

4  Thank theresaa1980
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Magdalena G
7 July 2018|
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Response from 309ilonam | Reviewed this property |
Westport house has great website with detailed info on height restrictions for each activity. Google their website and it will help you to decide if it's worth visiting. My kids are older but we saw lots of families with... More
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Michelle M
17 April 2018|
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Response from WestportHouse | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, Thank you for you inquiry. Unfortunately the Pirate Adventure Park is not open on the 27th of April. It will be open for the May bank holiday weekend, May 5th, 6th and 7th. Kind regards, Liz
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Cazca
13 July 2017|
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Response from Helen M | Reviewed this property |
The only things the entrance fee covers are the swan paddles , the short train ride , the log plume , the pirate swing, a swing ,slide and bouncy castle , and the house . The pirate swing and bouncy castle were out of order... More
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