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The Quiet Man Museum

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The Quiet Man Museum is a must for any Quiet Man enthusiasts. It is an exact replica of the White O’Morn cottage in the movie. Painstaking effort has ensured that all the furnishings, artifacts and costumes are authentic reproductions. The [...]

The Quiet Man Guided Tour

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Award winning walking tours of The Quiet Man film locations depart daily from The Quiet Man Museum bringing enthusiasts to many of the film locations including the Pat Cohan Bar, the dying man’s house, the Reverend Playfair’s house, the courting [...]

Breathtaking Walks

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Enjoy the tracks and trails around Lough Corrib, the Ashford Castle Estate, Cong Abbey and Cong forest on foot or by bike.

Boating on Lough Corrib

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Hire a rowboat or go for a cruise on Lough Corrib. Corrib Cruises depart Lisloughrey Quay, located less than five minutes walk from Lakeland House, daily from June to September inclusive. The cruise stops at Inchagoill island and while on [...]


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Swim at the lovely Chalet beach in Lough Corrib located on the Ashford Castle Estate, close to Lakeland House.

Local Archaeology

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Discover the archaeological and historical wealth of the Cong area described by one of Ireland’s leading archaeologists as Ireland’s premier ritual centre and Ireland’s most significant archaeological site outside of the Boyne Valley.

Visit the 10 Caves of Cong

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Discover the ten caves of Cong – a village surrounded by underground streams and caves.

The Hawk Walk at Ireland’s School of Falconry

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The oldest established Falconry School in Ireland offers you the chance to fly a Harris hawk around the spectacular grounds of Ashford Castle in a one hour private Hawk Walk. Within minutes of arriving, you will have a hawk on [...]

Visit Connemara

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Cong, only one mile from Lakeland House, is the gateway to Connemara – an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Wild Atlantic Way with dramatic and breathtaking landscapes of mountains, lakes and rugged coastlines.

Adventure Outdoor Pursuits

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Enjoy archery, clay pigeon shooting, kayaking, woodland zip-wiring, tree climbing and bike trails at Ashford Outdoors. Try orienteering, abseiling, mountain climbing, kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, gorge walking, raft building, sailing, caving, stand up paddle boarding, rock climbing and obstacle courses at [...]