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Blacksod Bay

An Fod Dubh, Belmullet, Ireland
+353 85 859 0987
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Beautiful Scenery

We decided to travel to Westport for our weekend break away. I remember that terrible tragedy where... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barry S
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Sligo, Ireland
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Scenic North Mayo

Lovely scenery, views, and eye-opening places, Blacksod offers tranquility and peace for those who... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Mary M. D
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“achill island” (7 reviews)
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An Fod Dubh, Belmullet, Ireland
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"black cod"
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"wild atlantic way"
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"steeped in history"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to travel to Westport for our weekend break away. I remember that terrible tragedy where the crew of Rescue 116 sadly lost their lives. It will soon be a year since that fateful night and we felt compelled to visit Blacksod and pay...More

Thank Barry S
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Lovely scenery, views, and eye-opening places, Blacksod offers tranquility and peace for those who seek it.

Thank Mary M. D
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

well worth taking the trip to see Black Sod and the scenery is beautiful with Achill Island across the bay with the sun shining on it, also all the beaches that you see around the peninsula.

Thank josiejolly
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Belmullet was a lot bigger than I expected, but worth the drive along the Wild Atlantic Way. The Blacksod Lighthouse is quite striking, and there's a lively downtown atmosphere. It's an intriguing, remote place that I'd like to spend an overnight in on my next...More

Thank NHjo
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

About as near as you can get to America without wings or getting wet. Without the lighthouse keeper D-Day may never have happened.

Thank Styoupid
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

A very interesting place for people with interest in nostalgia. The lighthouse has a history of events in world war two. Nearby are religious monuments.

1  Thank michaelgray10
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Just the wild beauty and remote location of this place on a sunny day leaves you in awe of nature, a must if you want the authentic Wild Atlantic Experience

Thank MELLAG
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

A wonderful stop off with more breath taking scenery typical of the West of Ireland - definitely worth it

Thank Legs1105
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

We drove to Blacksod and walked the pier, there is not a lot to do down there but the scenery is lovely and there is a nice walk along the waterside.

Thank Darhan14
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Really beautiful little harbour. Such a pretty part of the country scenery is breath taking. ! It's a real hidden gem

Thank ally C
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Dan L
15 March 2017|
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Response from Dan L | Reviewed this property |
My apologies to all in Blacksod for not having Ted Sweeney properly named by referring to him as Tim. Billy Scott of the Strand Hotel in Dugort always spoke very highly of the same Ted. Not letting this year pass without... More
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Fred M
5 June 2016|
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Hi ,just to say you won't regret it absolutely stunning and the lighthouse is very interesting been several times now and only returned from blacksod last week,here's looking forward to our next visit.
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