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1 room, 2 adults

The Ellison

4-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.
Lannagh Road, Castlebar, Mayo, Ireland

4-star hotel with restaurant, near McHale Park
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • We were nervous, as cocooners, of making a necessary trip to see family. The Ellison was…Jul 25, 2020
  • Food was excellent as was the room but the options in the draught beers in the bar are…Feb 14, 2020

The Ellison

from €98
  • Standard Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Room

What’s around The Ellison


  • McHale Park - 27 min walk
  • National Museum of Country Life - 5.2 mi / 8.3 km
  • Elmhall Graveyard - 6.2 mi / 10.1 km
  • Belcarra Eviction Cottage - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • Ballintubber Abbey - 8.7 mi / 14 km
  • Clew Bay - 9.8 mi / 15.8 km
  • Balla Golf Club - 9.9 mi / 15.9 km
  • Michael Davitt Museum - 10.1 mi / 16.3 km

Getting around

  • Knock (NOC-Ireland West) - 33 min drive
  • Castlebar Station - 23 min walk
  • Manulla Junction Station (Transfer Only) - 10 min drive
  • Westport Station - 14 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 90 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3:30 PM-11 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built - 2006
  • Elevator
  • Television in common areas
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Partially open bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


The Harlequin - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Ellison ’s small print

Also known as

  • Harlequin Castlebar
  • The Ellison Hotel
  • The Ellison Castlebar
  • Harlequin Hotel Castlebar
  • The Ellison Hotel Castlebar
  • Harlequin Hotel
  • The Ellison (formerly The Harlequin Hotel)
  • Harlequin Hotel Castlebar
  • Castlebar Days Inn
  • Days Inn Castlebar
  • The Harlequin Hotel

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 14 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Ellison

  • Does The Ellison offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Ellison does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at The Ellison ?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at The Ellison ?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Ellison ?
    You can check in from 3:30 PM to 11 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Ellison ?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • What is there to do near The Ellison ?
    Recommended spots to visit include McHale Park (1.4 mi) and National Museum of Country Life (5.2 mi), along with Elmhall Graveyard (6.2 mi) and Belcarra Eviction Cottage (6.6 mi).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 173 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Not the best night's sleep
Mattress not firm at all. Bedding was very comfortable though. Room got quite hot and couldn't find the AC and had to keep the window open which was very noisy in the middle of the night. The Wifi speed wasn't great. Lovely hotel though and staff were nice.
Lauren, ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Mairead, ie1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Great hotel
I always enjoy my stay at the Harlequin,its a lovely hotel have no complaints about anything there. Plenty of shops around it,Castlebar is a lovely town.
Norah, ie1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Handy location for early morning visit to hospital. Shower was leaking a little bit very good besides, great value. Handy underground parking too.
ie1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Heat found the lobby area quiet cold bed rm lovely
maureen, ie2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Arrived and received a free upgrade to a suite, local pubs were probably the most welcomaiming I've ever encountered, received free drinks from Mulroys and byrnes, top class all round. Will be back.
Eamon, ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Fine Hotel
Everything was great. Helpful and friendly staff.
James, ie3 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Lovely central hotel, warm comfortable room
ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
James, ie1 night trip

The Ellison

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