Sligo is a visually stunning and tourist-friendly destination, with the dramatic backdrop of Benbulben, glimmering beaches, rolling green hills, and magical woodlands, with unsurpassed leisure activities and state-of-the-art business facilities, few places can compete as a destination for leisure or business.
From water sports and golf to seaweed baths and horse riding or even some leisurely fishing, the county has so much to offer you whatever your interests may be.From the myths and legends of ancient Ireland to the poetry of Yeats and the music of Coleman, Westlife and Dervish, Sligo's cultural and literary heritage is world famous and still actively celebrated.
The model is an important contemporary arts centre of national standing with a significant collection of Jack B Yeats's work. The magnificent Lissadell House, so beloved of William Butler Yeats and built by the famous Gore Booth family, shouldn't be missed. There's also a vibrant theatre tradition found in the Hawk's Well Theatre, one of the oldest regional theatres in the country, and the Blue Raincoat Theatre Company, a professional ensemble based at The Factory Performance Space.
The ancient county is filled with over 5,000 archaeological sites including the massive megalithic grave complex at Carrowkeel. Many of the walking routes incorporate sites of archaeological and historical significance.Restaurants offer an extensive range of local seafood as well as speciality dishes accompanied by refreshing ales and fine wines. The Sligo Races are a dramatic sight with Benbulben as a backdrop, and south Sligo is renowned for its traditional music. Sligo hosts a wealth of Festivals and Events throughout the year. Choosing Sligo as your holiday destination ensures an unforgettable experience.
By staying in our beautiful Sligo Resort, you really are getting the best of both worlds. From the quiet tranquillity of the lovely Sligo Countryside to a short drive into the bustling Gateway City of Sligo and all that it has to offer. But before you take your adventure beyond our scenic grounds why not check out whats in store for you right here. As we showcase the very best of live music from some of our local talented acts in Sligo for you to sit back an enjoy.
We have a fantastic playground & indoor games room which is free to all residents staying at our Resort.
While the kids are enjoying themselves why not sit back and enjoy some of our beautifull Afternoon Tea offering of homemade jams & breads, pastries and tasty treats plus much more is our Coach House Lounge - the ideal spot to take a break an sit back and enjoy some scrumptious food.