COVID-19 Information for Visitors to Achill

Ireland is currently at Level 5 of the Government’s National Framework for living with COVID-19.

The current restrictions are due to remain until 12th April 2021. They include:

  • You should not visit other households except for essential purposes (some exceptions apply for fully vaccinated people).
  • you should not leave your house, except for exercise within 5 km of your home, unless you have a reasonable excuse.
  • Restaurants and pubs that serve food remain closed.
  • All non-essential shops and retail must close from close of business on 31 December 2020. Only essential retail can remain open.
  • Gyms and leisure centres must remain closed.

Some easing of restrictions is expected to be announced

For full details of restrictions on Level 5, see or view the infographic below:

Covid Framework

Please note that Achill Tourism’s two offices (in Achill Sound and Keel) plus our Crazy Golf business have all completed the Failte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter certification. Look out for this logo when planning your visits. More information.

COVID-19 Safety Charter logo

COVID-19 Information & Resources

Irish Govt. COVID-19 Information

HSE Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Travel Advice from Ireland’s Dept. of Foreign Affairs

Official public health guidelines