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Foxford, Co. Mayo

Foxford, historically called Bellasa , is a village 16 km south of Ballina in County Mayo, Ireland. It stands on the N26 national primary route from Swinford to Ballina and has a railway station served by trains between Manulla Junction and Ballina.

Situated between the Nephin and Ox Mountains, Foxford lies on the River Moy, a salmon-fishing river, and close to Loughs Conn and Cullin, which have some brown trout fishing. The Foxford Way is an 86-km waymarked tourist trail that circles Foxford, taking in the Ox Mountains, roads, bogland, archeological sites, lakeshores, and river banks.

Foxford developed around the eponymous Woollen Mills which have been producing the famous Foxford blankets since 1892.
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Rail to Foxford

Foxford, Co. Mayo is served by Foxford.

Bus to Foxford

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 132:
      • Dublin (Busras) - Rosslare Europort
      • Rosslare Europort - Dublin (Connolly LUAS stop)
    • 21:
      • Athlone (Bus Station) - Westport (Mill St Westbound Stop)
      • Westport (Mill St Eastbound Stop) - Athlone (Bus Station)
    • 22:
      • Ballina (Bus Station) - Dublin (Busras)
      • Dublin (Busras) - Ballina (Bus Station)
    • 2:
      • Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12) - Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn)
      • Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn) - Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12)
    • 377:
      • Enniscorthy (Templeshannon) - Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn)
      • Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn) - Enniscorthy (Templeshannon)
    • 451:
      • Ballina (Bus Station) - Longford (Rail Station)
      • Longford (Rail Station) - Ballina (Bus Station)
    • 456:
      • Ballina (Bus Station) - Galway (Bus Station)
      • Galway (Bus Station) - Ballina (Bus Station)
    • 52:
      • Ballina (Bus Station) - Galway (Bus Station)
      • Galway (Bus Station) - Ballina (Bus Station)
    • 66:
      • Enniskillen (Ulsterbus Depot) - Westport (Mill St Westbound Stop)
      • Westport (Mill St Eastbound Stop) - Enniskillen (Ulsterbus Depot)
    • X2:
      • Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12) - Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn)
      • Wexford (O'Hanrahan Stn) - Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12)

Things to See and Do in Foxford

Foxford Woollen Mills Source Foxford

Foxford, Co. Mayo, Ireland

Michael Davitt Museum

Straide, Foxford, Co. Mayo, Ireland
The Michael Davitt Museum is dedicated to the life & legacy of one of Ireland`s greatest patriots - father of the Land League, Humanitarian, Author, Social reformer, and patron of GAA & Glasgow Celtic FC.

Tiernan Brothers Angling Advice Centre

Foxford, Co Mayo, Ireland
Offering salmon and trout angling advice and services in Mayo, with gillie and boats available for lakes and rivers, details on these locations and services and photos.

Hotels in Foxford

The Mayfly Hotel The Mayfly Hotel

Main Street, Foxford, Co. Mayo
In a beautiful rural location, The Mayfly sits on the banks of the River Moy in Foxford, County Mayo. It offers rooms with luxury bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and home-cooked food.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Foxford

The Foxford Lodge, Bed & Breakfast The Foxford Lodge, Bed & Breakfast

Pontoon Road, Foxford, Co. Mayo
With free Wi-Fi and free parking on site, The Foxford Lodge B&B & Railway Cottages are situated in County Mayo. Pontoon is a 5-minute drive away, and Knock Airport can be reached in 25 minutes by car.

Woodview House Woodview House

Coolcronan, Foxford, Co. Mayo
Situated 6 km from Foxford Woolen Mills Visitor Centre in Foxford, Woodview House features free WiFi access and free private parking. All rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels. You will find a kettle in the room.

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