Many of Mayo’s highlights are near to Keel, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the most popular attractions here are the fascinating Achill Island Golf Club and the remarkable Keel Beach. And don’t miss Deserted Village and Slievemore.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Join a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the beautiful displays at the Ionad Deirbhile Heritage Centre in Aughleam.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, throw a ball and make the most of the sunshine at nearby Dugort Beach in Castlebar and the Keem Bay Beach in Achill Island.
Some of Mayo's popular sights are within driving distance of Keel, including Croaghuan in Achill Island and Kildamhnait Castle. History buffs will enjoy spending a few hours at Doonamona Castle in Belmullet.
There’ s no shortage of enjoyable places to stay in the vicinity of Keel. Ferndale, Achill Island and the popular West Coast House B&B, Achill Island, are just two local options where you’ll be guaranteed to find a warm welcome and a comfortable bed.