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Service from Knock Airport to Achill
The Valley House Bar
...Serving delicious stone-baked fresh PIzzas from noon-10pm daily.
Lady Tea Room
...is open in July and August from noon-6pm and serves Afternoon Tea, Soup,
Sandwiches and Home Baked Treats.
Please do stop in for a yummy afternoon tea break or enjoy our terrific stone-baked fresh pizzas from noon until 10pm in The Valley House Bar.
Lady Design Centre & Craft School
..Visit this unique
store located in The Valley House Courtyard packed with gorgeous
crafts and art from local Mayo designers...more
French & German
language adventure courses for second-level students - for more info on course prices and dates for Summer 2015, find us on Facebook or Visit
Walk or Cycle The
Great Western Greenway!
(Scenic and Safe - Westport to Achill 42km trail)
We can arrange pick up and drop-off from
The Greenway - ask us for more info!
Traditional music lessons, writer's workshops, painters
school, readings, exhibitions, concerts and more...more
Planet Ireland Guide... recommends The Valley House as
their Top Pick for accommodation
on Achill Island.
Weddings, Functions, BBQ's, Birthday Parties & More...
The Valley House is an ideal location for parties and functions. We have many years experience hosting Birthday parties, Christenings, BBQ's, Book Launches, Theatre and Music Events. Our fully licensed bar, Victorian house and amazing Courtyard space also make a truely unique and special venue for a Wedding or a casual Wedding "After Party".
Contact us for more information!
Summer Markets, Courtyard Music, Theatre,
hundreds of photos of Ireland and Achill including the fabulous
Achill sights, great days and nights in the hostel, wonderful music
sessions in the bar, and images of the 19th century landlady of
The Valley House, Agnes McDonnell.
Group Accommodation & Bookings
We have have many years of experience in
providing group accommodation for groups of all
sizes and ages. For more information
please click here for our Group Accommodation
"Love & Rage" a film
made on location at The Valley
House - featuring James
Bond star Daniel Craig in
role, it tells the true story of The
Valley House's turbulent and fascinating history.
"Love and Rage" Film Page
and Rage" Film Trailer
Valley House Holiday Hostel & Bar is located on the beautiful island
of Achill, in County Mayo, on the west
coast of Ireland. Take a look through our site and experience
our unique atmosphere & fascinating history.
Read the true story of "The Playboy & The
Yellow Lady", a tale of intrigue, arson and murderous intent.
On our film page you can read about "Love
And Rage", a movie featuring "James Bond" star
Daniel Craig in the lead role and made on location at The Valley
House. Our Hostel Information page will
give you details on rooms, pricing and facilities. Step into our
cosy traditional Bar where you will find
a great music session at the fire and an excellent pint of Guinness
always on tap.
You can find out about all of our own Activities on
this site, as well as information on what the island of Achill has
to offer. Whether you are an individual or part of a group you
will find the welcome at The Valley House will be warm and sincere.
So if you are looking for unique, friendly, comfortable hostels
in Ireland, contact us for more
information and let us help make your visit to Achill Island
a memorable one!
- The Gallagher Family