The Moy Ridgepool & Salmon Weir, Ballina, Co Mayo, Ireland

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Family Friendly Hotel in Mayo

Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo


The Ballina Manor Hotel is a popular choice for family friendly hotels in Mayo, The West of Ireland and indeed along The Wild Atlantic Way.

We offer a variety of spacious family rooms, plenty of dining options including a kids menu. We are located in the heart of Ballina with just a 15 minute drive to the nearest beach, we are the perfect base to explore the many family attractions in the area and in North Mayo. Our location is perfect for day trips around Mayo and even Sligo. There are 2 children’s playgrounds within walking distance from the hotel open all year round for all the little ones to enjoy free of charge.



Our Family Friendly Rooms in Mayo

We have a variety of spacious family bedrooms to suit all family types so you can relax, switch off and enjoy time away with the family in comfort.

  • Standard Family Room  (2 Adults + 1 Child)
    This room type is made up of 1 double and 1 single bed or there is an option for 3 single beds. Accommodating up to 2 adults and 1 child or 1 adult and 2 children.
  • Standard Family Room  (2 Adults + 2 Children)
    This room is made up of 1 double bed and 2 single beds, sleeping 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children
  • Standard Family Room  (2 Adults + 3 Children)
    We have larger family rooms made up of 1 double and 3 singles or 2 doubles and 1 single for those to suit larger families or those children that would like to bring their friends along.
  • Superior Family Rooms (2 Adult + 3 Children)
  • Family Suite Room (2 Adult + 3 Child, optional 4 Child)
    Our Superior Family Rooms are extremely spacious and are sure to give you that home away from home feeling, they are ideal for families of 2 adults and 3 or 4 children and comprise of separate bedrooms within one room

Camp beds and Cots are available upon request. 

Call or email us direct to get the best family room to suit your needs

View all our family rooms here





Belleek Woods Fairy Trail at Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo

Duck pond at Belleek Woods at Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo

Fairy house on the fairy trail at Belleek Woods Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo

Fairy Door at the fairy trail in Belleek Woods, Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo   Crete Boom, concrete ship in River Moy at Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo






Family Friendly Dining In Mayo

After a day on the Beach or exploring Ballina & Mayo with the family we are sure you will have worked up a hunger why not return to Ballina Manor Hotel and enjoy food & drinks in our Family Friendly snug Bentley Bar or Ridgepool Restaurant. We are sure you will enjoy a hearty meal from our vast menu, we have a wonderful kids menu also for the little ones.

Check out our menus below

All menus can be altered to suit any specific or dietary requirements

Book your relaxing family dinner with us today on +353 96 80900 or email us and let our wonderful friendly staff look after you.




Family Bedroom Ballina Manor Hotel Mayo Ireland with view of the River Moy.


Large Family Room, sleeps 2 adults & 2 children at Ballina Manor Hotel Mayo Ireland




Things To Do In Mayo For Families

Ballina is the perfect location to create those precious memories with your family with a vast number of family friendly activities in the locality or within driving distance. Explore Mayo and all is has to offer while making Ballina Manor Hotel your home away from home while you holiday and enjoy hours of endless fun.


Within walking distance to the hotel is:

  • Canalside playground – 7 minute walk / 2 minute drive
  • Tom Ruane Park & Playground – 15 minute walk / 5 minute drive
    (named as one of Ireland’s 50 best parks by The Irish Times)
  • Tumble Jungle play centre – 12 minute walk / 3 minute drive
  • Jackie Clarke Collection - 4 minute walk

The Tom Ruane Park is also home to basketball courts, tennis courts, and a football pitch, making it the ideal location for children of all ages. Why not get a packed lunch from the hotel and enjoy a great day out for all of the family to remember. Both parks are open all day, have tonnes of entertainment and are free of charge.

Within driving distance to the hotel is:

  • Belleek Woods – 5 minute drive
  • Enniscrone Beach – 15 minute drive
  • Downpatrick Head sea stack – 35 minute drive
  • Céide Fields – 35 minute drive

Feed the ducks in Belleek woods and take a stroll along the wonderful Belleek Woods Fairy Trail. While you are there why not visit Belleek Castle and take a tour of Belleek Castle Museum. Also close by for the big kids (over 18) why not tour The Connacht Whiskey Company and taste the wonderful whiskey distilled in the West of Ireland.

Pack up the car for a day on the Beach in Enniscrone which is a 15 minute drive from the hotel. Take a spin to Westport and cycle the Greenway, visit Westport House & The Pirate Adventure Park. Explore Céide Fields, Downpatrick Head or visit the picturesque Keem Bay in Achill.

Raining? Move indoors and visit Tumble Jungle here in Ballina, Funster in Castlebar, Funny Bones in Sligo or Waterpoint Aqua Park in Enniscrone.

Visit our things to do section for endless options for the entire family to enjoy. We are sure you and your family will enjoy your stay with us and look forward to coming back to us.


Kids Menu at Ballina Manor Hotel, Mayo, Kids options at Ballina Manor Hotel