Fáilte Ireland awarded six visitor attractions located on the Route Millenia Mayo, with a Service Excellence Programme Business Award. This award means that these businesse
s have all put the visitor experience at the heart of what they do; the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life at Turlough Park, Castlebar, Ceide Fields, Ballycastle, the Michael Davitt Museum, Straide, Foxford Woollen Mills, the Belleek Visitor Centre at Belleek Castle and the Jackie Clarke Collection, Ballina.
A spectacular driving and touring route, Route Millenia Mayo links these six unique visitor experiences.
Fáilte Ireland’s Service Excellence Programme prepares tourism businesses to reach and maintain the highest standards in customer service excellence, encourage positive recommendations, gain additional repeat business and ultimately drive greater visitor numbers to their area and increase visitor spend.
Speaking at the presentation of the award at the Jackie Clarke Collection, Ballina, Martina Bromley, Head of Enterprise & Hospitality Development at Fáilte Ireland said: