Achill Island

About Achill

Achill Island is the largest Island off the west coast of Ireland.

We are attached to the main land by the Michael Davitt Bridge erected in 1887.
Achill boasts a long history of blue flag beaches with many of them featured in Irelands top 10 destinations.

Steeped In history Achill has long been a favourite to walkers, surfers and artistes welcoming such people as Paul Henry and Heinrich Böll.

We also have the highest sea cliffs in Europe which makes Achill a must-see island with many adventures awaiting you.

Useful numbers

Useful Number During your Stay:


Achill Sound Surgery: 098 45231
Garda/Police: 09820830/999
Local Taxi service:
Paul Mcloughlin 0872390408
John Gallagher 0877011544
John McGinty 0863634106

De-fib can be accessed through the local Fire Service
Call 999.

Religious events/ Mass times:

Adjacent to Our Lady Queen of Peace, House of Prayer
Achill Sound every Sunday @11.30 am
Currane every Sunday @10am
Derreens every Saturday evening @7.30pm
Dookinella every Sunday @ 10am
Pollagh every Sunday @ 11.30am
St Thomas’s church service Sunday @11.30 am Dugort.


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Anvil House bed & Breakfast
Achill Island