Delphi Resort – About Us
“We have travelled all over Europe and the States and can honestly say the Delphi Experience has been one of the best.” – Ciaran and Patricia Kavanagh
Nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the heart of the Delphi valley, Delphi Resort is a hidden gem immersed within the wilderness of Connemara and South Mayo. Breathtaking mountain vistas provide a dramatic backdrop to the 4* Resort, which overlooks the banks of the Bundorragha River.
Delphi Resort are known for our warm welcome and are committed to delivering an outstanding guest experience every time you visit. Resort facilities include: 4* Hotel, contemporary Hostel, Restaurant & Bar, Spa & Yoga Studio and Outdoor Activity Centre with over 20 land/water activities on offer.
Delphi Resort, Leenane, Connemara, is located along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, a region richly steeped in local history and culture. A mountainous region of unspoilt natural beauty, there is a wide range of nearby places to explore whether walking, cycling or driving.
Located 32km from Westport, 76km from Galway and 285km from Dublin City Centre, Delphi Resort is the perfect base for those wishing to get back to nature and actively explore the great outdoors, or those simply looking to unwind and relax in one of the most scenic locations on the west coast of Ireland.
Delphi Resorts’ stunning location in the heart of the Delphi valley offers our guests a unique opportunity to escape the busyness of their daily lives and reconnect with what matters. To enhance this experience, there are no TV’s in our bedrooms (limited DVD Players are available on request from Reception).
Please note: Given our remote, mountainous location there is no mobile phone coverage at the Resort. Complimentary Wifi is offered to guests although our location does result in interruptions/limited service at times.
Nearby Places to Visit
Nearby places to visit include: • Connemara National Park • Killary Fjord Boat Tours • Killary Sheep Farm • Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens • The Sheep & Wool Museum • Doolough Valley & Famine Memorial • Connemara Heritage History Centre • Granuaile Heritage Centre • Croagh Patrick • Clare Island • The Lost Valley • Glen Keen Farm • Carramore Beach (Blue Flag) • Diamond Hill • Glassilaun Beach • Aasleagh Falls
Delphi Resort has undergone huge transformations over the last 30 years. Once an Adventure Centre and Hostel, catering for school children of all ages from all over the country and abroad, Delphi has evolved into a popular Irish leisure break destination – boasting a 4 star Hotel, award-winning Spa & Yoga/Wellness Studio, Restaurant & Bar and Outdoor Activity Centre.
Today, Delphi Resort is far from just an Adventure Centre, it is an experience – whether you are looking for a romantic couples’ getaway, a family holiday, yoga retreat, team building session or long overdue get-together with friends.
What We Offer
Delphi is the perfect choice for an adult escape or family holiday.
Day Trips: Delphi Spa | Adventure Centre | Delphi Dining
Wine and dine, adventure or visit the Delphi Spa – the resort is open 7 days a week from the end of January to mid-December.
The resort is home to some of the best Yoga Teachers and Spa Therapists in the country and offers seasonal Yoga and Wellness Retreats throughout the year.
With its unique location and large variety of Team Building offerings, Delphi is an inspiring and truly invigorating environment which allows teams to totally immerse themselves in team development, away from the stuffy office space or fast-paced playing field and into the great outdoors – a new space for inspiration and creative thinking..
Whether you’re looking to treat your staff or team’s achievement with an action-packed team bonding experience, or develop their strategic, communication and creative skills, our wide range of land and water based team activities, along with our renowned Everest Programme will challenge, motivate and inspire your team to work together to achieve great results.
With over 30 years’ experience in outdoor education, Delphi is a home-from-home to many school and youth groups looking to bring learning to life in the great outdoors. Through adventure, we inspire to shape the minds of young people and prepare them for the real world, while having fun and making new lifelong friendships. We cater for all group sizes in the resort’s standalone hostel. With 24hr supervision and activities throughout the daytime and evenings, teachers can fully unwind in the 4 star hotel and leave their group in our capable and professional hands.
Delphi Resort is a unique and magical location for weddings, ceremonies and special occasions due to its beautiful location, high standard of service and quality dining – sit back, relax and enjoy some of Connemara’s finest food, produced by our fine team of culinary masters.
Offering the most unique, fun-filled and memorable hen and stag parties in Ireland, the resort is just 30 minutes from Westport and 80 minutes from Galway City. Whether seeking relaxation or a more adventurous pre-wedding get-together, Delphi is the perfect base that accommodates both experiences.