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Easkey, Co. Sligo

Easkey or Easky is a coastal village on the R297 regional road in County Sligo, Ireland. It is located on the Atlantic coast, 26 miles from Sligo and 15 miles from Ballina, County Mayo. The village name derives from the Irish language term for fish and 'Iascaigh' literally means "abounding in fish," due to the Easkey River that lies adjacent to the village itself. Easkey, as a parish, was originally called "Imleach Iseal." The area is a popular tourist destination due to attractive scenery and water sport options. There are several walking routes around the river estuary and coastline and through the local woods situated in the townland of Fortland. Geologists have become increasingly interested with the rugged coastline around Easkey, as it holds fossil structures that date back for millions of years.
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Bus to Easkey

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 458:
      • Ballina (Bus Station) - Sligo (Bus Station)
      • Sligo (Bus Station) - Ballina (Bus Station)
    • 66:
      • Enniskillen (Ulsterbus Depot) - Westport (Mill St Westbound Stop)
      • Westport (Mill St Eastbound Stop) - Enniskillen (Ulsterbus Depot)

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Easkey

Ocean Sound Ocean Sound

Coast Road Bunowna Easkey Co Sligo, Iascaigh, Co. Sligo
Ocean Sound is set in Easkey, 31 km from Sligo and 48 km from Bundoran. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. Each room has a private bathroom.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Easkey

The Swallows Nest The Swallows Nest

Easkey Village, Easkey, Co. Sligo
The Swallows Nest offers accommodation in Easkey. The property is 31 km from Sligo, is on the Wild Atlantic Way and boasts views of the sea and moutnains. Free WiFi is available and free private parking is available on site.

Restaurants in Easkey

Pudding Row

Main Street, Easky, Co. Sligo
A cosy new café in Easkey, County Sligo. Artisan breads + pastries, local + organic produce, all homemade by Dervla, beside the sea.

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Map of Easkey