Belleek Castle

Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: +353 (0) 96 22 400 Email: Website:

Built on an Abbey dating from Medieval times, the 1820’s neo-gothic Castle is informal, cosy, warm and friendly, rich in decor and antiquities, with open log fires to light your steps back through this cultural adventure.

Enjoy a fine dining experience in our award winning Library Restaurant, have a drink in the Spanish Armada Bar or relax for brunch in Jack Fenn's. Explore Marshall Doran's collection of Fossils, Medieval Weapons & Armour.

The team at Belleek Castle have developed a new food philosophy, the spirit of which is to search for more “depth of flavour”, exercising both classic and imaginative cooking techniques.

The team at Belleek will be delighted to design a bespoke fairytale wedding to suit your dreams, tastes and requirements in the dramatic Medieval Great Hall.

Belleek Castle... Unique, intimate and magical.

Recent Awards

2021: Irish Hotel Awards: Outstanding guest service & customer care. Great place to stay Quality Award, Castle Hotel of the Year

2019: YES Chef Awards Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year and Connacht

2018: Michelin Guide

2017: Irish Restaurant awards 2017 (Best customer service in Connaught & Mayo)

2017: Outstanding Service Award from Go.Hotels 

Good Eating Guide 2017 (Best Restaurant In Connaught)

2 AA rosettes for 2017-2018


The Doran Family 

General Manager 

Maya Nikolaeva


  • When coming in the Dublin/Foxford Road, continue driving towards Ballina.
  • Go straight through the first two sets of traffic lights. Go straight on at the roundabout.
  • After about 1km, go right onto the narrow road.
  • After approx. 1 minute you will see a sign for Belleek Castle on your left-hand side.

Special Offers

Romantic Castle Experience

Belleek Castle is a boutique hotel with only ten rooms available. We are currently fully booked on Valentines day however here at Belleek Castle we never do anything by half so we want to extend the Valentines celebrations to the whole month of February.

Treat that special person in your life to a romantic candle-lit experience at the Belleek Castle, winner of Intimate Wedding Venue the Year Connaught at the Irish Hotel Awards 2022. Treat your other half to an overnight stay at Belleek Castle this Valentine’s. Fall in love with the beautiful surroundings, warm welcome and hypnotising heritage of the Castle. All rooms are individually decorated with period decor, some of which have beautiful four poster beds. Relax in front of our warm open fires and enjoy the tranquil ambiance where you and a loved one shall be treated to a memorable evening. Experience some excellent modern Irish cuisine in a wonderful romantic setting and fall in love with our award winning food alongside some brilliant wine. The Library Restaurant is known for our award-winning food and our attentive and unpretentious hospitality.

Our Romantic Castle Experience is a one night overnight stay in a Beautiful castle room. Delight in a bottle of bubbly with strawberries and chocolates in your room on arrival. Unwind with a stroll through the scenic Belleek woods and warm up in front of open log fire afterward in the charming Armada Bar. That evening savor in a tantalising 5 course Valentines Menu in the dreamy Library Restaurant with a candle lit dining experience. After your cozy nights rest take pleasure in a cooked to order breakfast in Jack Fenns Bistro to get you set for the day ahead. This package deal is priced from 193.00 per person sharing.

from €193
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Castle Experience: B&B with dinner

Escape to Belleek Castle nestled in the heart of Belleek Woods. Enjoy a relaxing one nights bed and breakfast with a three course evening meal in our award winning Library Restaurant.

*room types subject to availability 

from €250
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Fairy Tale Getaway

Come to Belleek Castle for a Fairy Tale Getaway and step into a world full of history and artefacts.  For your two nights sleep in the castle, enjoy the authentic rooms furnished with a selection of unique antiques, some rooms offer beautiful four poster beds, while other rooms offer vintage overhead canopy's.  Relax in front of the Castle’s open log fires and leave reality behind you.  Take in the sprawling castle grounds nestled in the heart of the 200-acre Belleek Woods on the banks of the River Moy and walk the Fairy Trail that loops through the largest woodland in Mayo.  There is much to see on your magical holiday! 

Included in this package is a 3 course dinner for two on your first night here in the castle at our award-winning Library Restaurant
 and a drink voucher each to be used at our armada bar located in the Residents Lounge.  


*room types subject to availability 

from €250.00
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Autumn/Winter Dream and Dine

Escape to Belleek Castle nestled in the heart of Belleek Woods. Enjoy a relaxing one nights bed and breakfast with a three course evening meal in our award winning Library Restaurant.

*room types subject to availability 

from €300
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Stay on the Wild Atlantic Way

Take a break on your journey along the Wild Atlantic Way and experience two nights bed and breakfast in a genuine castle.  Enoy the sprawling castle grounds in the heart of Belleek Woods, a perfect place to relax and rejuvente before departing for your next adventure along the Wild Atlantic Way.  Package includes dinner for two at our award winning Library Restaurant on your first night at the castle. 

 *room types subject to availability 

from €225.00
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