Entries by Moy River

New Year 2016

Best Wishes for New Year At this time of new beginnings, we just want to wish all our guests, friends and supporters every good wish for the year ahead. We may see some of you again in 2016, we may not. We might get to meet your friends or relations or who knows what will […]

Gift Vouchers

  A Gift Voucher is not just for Christmas! Why not treat a friend to a stay at Moy River B&B. After one year catering for guests we are very proud of what we have to offer and we can assure you that your family member or friend will be well looked after. Our guests […]

One Year On

This November, Moy River B&B has been one year in business. It has been an experience filled with excitement, new friends and great memories. All in all, it has been a very rewarding twelve months. We had a few ideas starting off as to what we might like to achieve and how we would like to run […]

Daniel O’Donnell at Moy River B&B

Irish Singer, Daniel O’Donnell and his wife, Majella stayed with us at Moy River in early July as part of the making of their new television show, The Daniel and Majella’s B&B Road Trip. We were one of twelve B&Bs throughout the 32 counties who were chosen to participate in the programme. The couple were […]

Workshops at Moy River

A series of workshops will take place at Moy River in October & November. The workshops are open to all and are ideally suited for our B&B guests. PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS                                      Facilitated by Pat McCarrick Weekend workshop: […]

Sligo – A Land Carved by Ice

About 200,000 years ago glaciers ground their way through southern Sligo on their way to the sea, carving the countryside through which it moved. When the ice receded 10,000 years ago, one of Ireland’s most beautiful and unspoilt areas was revealed, sculpted with valleys and shimmering with lakes. It is also a region rich in […]

Yeats Day

Happy Birthday WB! At Moy River peace comes dropping slow, It doesn’t matter where you go. From your bedroom window you can see The fairy mountain, Knocknashee. Find hazel woods and beeloud glades Lakes hidden in the mountains’ shade. The light of evening, golden brown The wandering waters rushing down Walk quiet lanes and read […]

Home-produced Eggs

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Well here at Moy River it was the chicken but way back in agricultural history, it was probably the egg! I have been keeping hen for over 25 years now. It all was inspired by a trip to the Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh in Northern […]

Dawn Chorus Fundraiser

 Moy River B&B will host a fundraiser in aid of Crumlin Childrens Hospital on the morning of May 9th. It starts with a walk in the woods at 6am to hear the Dawn Chorus, followed by buffet breakfast in Moy River. Michael Bell of Birdwatch Ireland will walk with the group identifying the various early […]

Local Walking Festival

South Sligo Walking Festival is taking place this coming May Bank Holiday weekend (Sat 2nd – Mon 4th) This festival of walking has been taking place in the Ox Mountains near Aclare in Co. Sligo for many years now and has grown into a great weekend for visitors and locals alike. The local organisers, the […]