Welcome to Newport, County Mayo, a beautiful heritage town at the heart of the Great Western Greenway, stunningly located on the shores of Clew Bay.


Renowned for its excellent fishing, Newport offers something for everyone - whatever your level of expertise. We have sea angling in the bountiful waters of Clew Bay, while Newport River and Beltra Lake are regarded as some of the best fresh water fishing grounds in Europe.


A magnificent 19th century red sandstone viaduct; the ancestral home of Princess Grace of Monaco; a beautiful Romanesque church, housing the last stained glass window designed by Harry Clarke - just some of the many hidden gems waiting to be discovered.


Newport, County Mayo, is a picturesque town nestling on the shores of Clew Bay with the Brown Oak River flowing through its centre.


The Greenway is a 42km walking and cycling trail which passes through the picturesque town of Newport.

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