Belmullet: The Western Strands - Visit North Mayo

The Western Strands Hotel is a family run establishment with a long history of hospitality in Belmullet. The property is situated on Main Street in Belmullet town, therefore all local amenities are within walking distance.

Bar & Restaurant

The bar and restaurant offer locally sourced cuisine from land and sea as well as a wide range of wines and spirits from all over the world. Relax and unwind in a warm and welcoming atmosphere that one expects from a traditional Irish pub. They will be serving food from 9am to 9pm, Friday, Saturday and Sundays only (as of Sept 2022, subject to change.) In addition to this, the front bar will be open from 12 noon daily.

If you’re watching sports, celebrating a family occasion or just meeting up with your friends “The Strands ” have all you need.


The cosy rooms in the hotel are fitted with a kettle, a wardrobe, a TV and a private bathroom.

Guests at the accommodation can also enjoy regular live music entertainment. Due to this, it is a good place to enjoy a drink with friends. It is the perfect base for a stag or a friends fun filled getaway in the ‘Best place to go wild in Ireland’ as voted by The Irish Times. From September 2022, all accommodation will be offered on a room only basis.

The Western Strands Hotel, Belmullet, Co Mayo

Wavesweeper Sea Adventures

As well as a great place to base yourself whilst exploring the wilds of Erris, this property offers even more! Enjoy the wide range of water sports activities from our sister company Wavesweeper Sea Adventures, giving a whole new take on Surf and Turf!!

When you are exploring this beautiful destination, check out our guide to the top twelve things to do in Erris.

The People and Places of North Mayo video series went to meet David Tyrell of the Western Strands Hotel and WaveSweeper Sea Adventures, he tells us how these businesses came about and grew. Together they provide your accommodation, teach you how to surf, kayak, paddleboard and snorkel as well as serve delicious food. They really have it all!

Contact details

Address: Western Strands, Main Street, Belmullet, Co. Mayo F26 N7D0

Phone: +353 (0) 97 81096


Email: [email protected]