Pontoon is near a range of colorful Mayo’s attractions. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fabulous Foxford Woollen Mills and the iconic Michael Davitt Museum. Two other great attractions within a short distance of Pontoon are the National Museum of Country Life and the Museum of Country Life.
Vacationers in Pontoon, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. There are plenty of excellent destinations to take the family for an afternoon including the Fr. Peyton Memorial Centre in Ballina.
If you’re a sports lover, be sure to catch local legends, the Castlebar Mitchels GAA, take to the field in nearby McHale Park, Castlebar. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of green and white, as local Gaelic football lovers join together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
Why not book a hotel room or a serviced appartment around Pontoon, to better take advantage of the day-to-day rhythms of the area. Mount Falcon Estate, Ballina and Pontoon Bridge Hotel, are just two local options where you're guaranteed to find a warm welcome.