Ocean Sands Hotel Sligo wedding beach photoshoot

After months, even years of planning, your big day has finally arrived! After their weddings, couples often say that the day goes by so fast and most of it is a blur, that’s why we hire photographers to help us capture the parts we missed. Here are some tips to remember to make sure you make the most of your special day.1. Don’t Forget To Eat!The morning of the wedding is usually a pretty busy time. Between make-up and hair appointments, making sure everything is ok...

View from the top of Croagh Patrick

As much as we believe we live in one of the most beautiful parts of the world and nothing could ever beat the views we have, we do like to take day trips every so often to see what else Ireland and the Wild Atlantic Way has to offer. Here are our top 5 day trips from Enniscrone:Gillighans World (48min drive)Gillighans World, also known as the field of dreams and it’s not hard to see why.  This beautiful park is...

Newlywed couple smiling and walking along a beach together at sunset

Just like everything else, weddings have trends that come in and out of fashion depending on the year, the location and the season. We are all for individuality when it comes to weddings but some of these new trends are too enviable not to copy! Here are the hottest summer trends for 2018. Dynamic Colours This is the year to step away from the neutral palette and embrace the colours and vibrancy of the summer season. If you try to use too many bright colours in one space it ...

Parents walking through the woods with two small children near Ocean Sands Hotel Sligo

Easter holidays are nearly here again and that means trying to keep the children (and yourself!) entertained while they are off school. Take the whole family for a weekend break to beautiful Enniscrone and you won’t run out of fun activities. Here are our top picks; WaterPoint Aqua Park There is something for everyone at WaterPoint in Enniscrone. The smallest children can play in the dedicated children’s pool, the o...

Sun setting over Enniscrone beach near the Ocean Sands Hotel, Sligo

The town of Enniscrone has its own identity and some of the finest views of the coastline of western Ireland. Our beautiful beaches and proximity to Sligo town and Mayo make us the perfect base to explore the West of Ireland. We are so lucky to call this place home. Here are our favourite things to do in Enniscrone: Walking Trails Get back to nature and explore the rugged coastline and dense forests of Sligo. For a coastal walk try the SlÍ na Sláinte (path to health) circu...