Surfing Enniscrone Sligo


Now that the weather has finally brightened up, we are holding our breath for some sunshine to get the summer started on the right foot. A great way to make the most of the sunny days is by getting out and enjoying the waves on Ireland wild West coast. If you’ve never tried surfing in Ireland Enniscrone Beach is great for beginners and seasoned surfers alike.
Conditions Ideal surfing conditions for beginners are obvious, the smoother the better. If i...

Irish Pubs Enniscrone


In Enniscrone, we are well known for the tranquil surroundings, the beach, seaweed baths and of course the fabulous Ocean Sands Hotel. We don’t have much in the way of nightclubs but that doesn’t mean you can have a really great night out. This is the best of Enniscrone (and surrounding) nightlife:
Bar/Pub If you’re looking for a real Irish pub, serving real Irish grub and some decent pints, The Pilot Bar is a...

Horse ride


If you’re looking for an alternative and exciting way to reconnect with nature on your trip to Enniscrone, why not consider Horse Riding? We are lucky to have the only horse-riding company to offer beach rides in the area, less than three miles from the hotel. If you are interested in horse-riding, keep reading to learn more. About the Stable Iceford Stables are North Mayo's Premier Horse-Riding stables and the b...

Engagement ring


So you have decided to get engaged, congratulations! This is one of the biggest purchases you will make in your life and the only time you will ever have to do it (hopefully!). You’ll need to choose the perfect ring that your partner will wear for the rest of their lives so read our top tips before you hit the shops. Take your Time The most important thing to do when buying an engagement ring is to take your time! Don’t allow yourself to be pressured by friends, family or shop a...

Ocean Sands Hotel Sligo seaweed bath


We are proud advocates of the benefits of nature here in Ocean Sands and seeing as we are surrounded by the splendid Enniscrone Beach, we know the many advantages that a long walk on the beach can have. Did you know that our neighbours in Kilcullen Seaweed Bath House  have harnessed some of these wonderful natural benefits of the beach and brought them indoors? Read more about the luxury and benefits of seaweed baths.