Athlone Bed and Breakfast Accommodation
Athlone is a busy exciting town situated in the centre of Ireland. Connecting the bustling lifestyle of the East with the wild ways of the west, Athlone is an ideal base for touring the wonders of the Emerald Isle. The town is bursting with history and things to see and do so if you are passing by the heart of Ireland make sure to venture through Athlone.
Athlone Castle is definitely worth a visit when touring Athlone. Originally built as a timber fort in the 13th Century, the castle evolved into a defensive building. The castle holds eight newly designed exhibition spaces documenting the impressive history of the castle and town. Within these exhibitions are hands-on and fun experiences that appeal to all ages. Make sure to stop off and learn the history of the town in this fascinating castle.
Athlone’s location on the River Shannon makes the town an excellent location for watersports. There is an excellent choice of water based activities which makes the town a dream for any water enthusiasts. Sailing, rowing, kayaking and canoeing are just some of the activities available to the public. Angling is also very popular along the River Shannon and Lough Ree. Whatever you fancy, there are facilities to accommodate you in Athlone.
Make sure to check out our fantastic selection of Athlone Bed and Breakfast’s. Accommodation is key when visiting Athlone and B&B hosts make sure that your stay is a relaxing and enjoyable one. You can look forward to comfortable surroundings, delicious cuisine and hosts that will provide you with useful information on the local area. They know the local ‘must-see’ sights, restaurants and pubs that have the best music and entertainment. They might even drop you there themselves!