Charlestown, located along the eastern border of County Mayo, has been hosting visitors for nigth on one hundred years . . . and in ever increasing numbers since the development of Ireland West Airport Knock, just three miles down the road.
Popularly known as the International Gateway to the West of Ireland, Charlestown is now, with the development of Ireland West Airport Knock, the most accessible town in the West of Ireland.
There are a wide range of activities available to visitors in the area: golfing (7 miles), fishing in the many lakes and rivers in the area, cycling trips on quiet, traffic-free country roads and exploration of the many archaeological remains in the area, with mapped walking routes in beautiful scenic and rural surroundings.