Murrisk is one of the Baronial divisions of County MayoCounty Mayo, Ireland, on the south side of Clew Bay, about 8 km west of Westport and 4 km east of Lecanvey.
Murrisk lies at the foot of Croagh Patrick and is the starting-point for pilgrims who visit the mountain. Every year, on the last Sunday of July, thousands of people converge on the village to make the pilgrimage. There is a small interpretative centre in the village, which focuses on Croagh Patrick.
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Meermihill, Murrisk, Westport, Co. Mayo
At the foot of Croagh Patrick mountain, the elegant Croagh Patrick Lodge B&B overlooks Clew Bay in the County Mayo village of Murrisk. Free parking and Wi-Fi is provided, along with a full Irish breakfast.