The Roundstone Bay 8K

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

27th June 2015 The 5th annual Roundstone Bay 8K takes place on the 27th June 2015 in the heart of Connemara. The course itself consists of a figure of eight loop, beginning and ending in Roundstone village, and taking in some spectacular coastal views along the way. Both runners and walkers are welcome and the […]

Roundstone Pony Show 2015

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

12th July 2015 The 10th Annual Roundstone Connemara Pony, Dog & Sheep Show takes place in mid-July, 2015, at the Showground. The main event, the Connemara Pony Show, consists of 20 in-hand classes showcasing all ages and varieties of Connemara Pony. A Dog Show and Sheep Show are also included in the day’s events. A […]

Cycling, Walking, Bathing and Relaxing in Roundstone, Connemara

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over the last year we have sent our crack cycling duo Vaughan and Vaughan (aka Conor and Jim) out on their bikes exploring the vast array of cycling  routes Connemara has to offer. All of their rides started right outside the front door of Roundstone House Hotel. All routes start and end in Roundstone. And […]

Roundstone Regatta 2014 19th & 20th July

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

    Roundstone Regatta 2014   Each July the quiet Connemara village of Roundstone erupts in spectacular celebration of a maritime festival that dates back to the 1890s. Sails and oars propel traditional boats in two days of racing that showcase athletic skill as well as keeping alive the important role these craft have played […]

Roundstone Pony Show 2014

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The world’s first Connemara Pony Show was held in the monastery grounds in Roundstone, and was officially opened by the Maharajah Prince Ranjitsinjhi of Nawanjar in 1924. Now, revived, the Roundstone Connemara Pony Show is held annually at Farrell’s Field above the village on Farrell’s Road.  Roundstone Connemara Pony Show       Brian Mullen […]

Refurbished Rooms

| April 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over the winter our crack team of builders / decorators have been working hard to update our rooms to make your stay more enjoyable. Here are few snaps…    

Roundstone St Patricks Day Parade

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Roundstone St Patricks Day Parade 2014                                                                               March 16th 2014       Roundstone St Patricks Day […]

The Marconi Half Marathon 2014

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Marconi Half Marathon 2014     The course takes in some of the most spectacular scenery you will find and encompasses two of the west’s most picturesque towns. It offers something for everyone and is suitable for runners and walkers alike. Sign up now to take part in THE running and festival event of […]

Connemara Marathon 2014

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Connemara Marathon 2014 Comprising of a Half Marathon, a Full Marathon and a 39.3 mile Ultra Marathon all taking place on the one day in late March or early April. Entry fee for 2014 is €70.00(Euro). The 2013 event attracted a sell out of 3,200 entries with representation from 28 Countries. The 2014 event […]

Roundstone Bay 8K 2014

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Roundstone Bay 8K 2014 ” HERE COMES THE RUN “   The race takes in some of the most breathtaking scenery on the west coast of Ireland, and follows a figure of 8 loop beginning and ending in Roundstone Village.    (click to enlarge) The course will be officially measured and chip timing will be […]