Things to do while visiting Athlone
From strolling through the historic Athlone Castle, to cruising the majestic River Shannon, checking out the quaint boutiques to cycling the Old Rail Trail, discovering amazing Irish talent in Luan Gallery to catching a show in the Dean Crowe Theatre, feeding the animals on Glendeer Pet Farm to catching a flick at the IMC cinema, there really is something for everyone in Athlone!
Please find activites broken down into groups below; Family Fun, Cycling and Walking Trails, Watersports, Shopping and Cultural and Heritage sites. The team at the hotel reception is always available to answer any questions you have about activities and local tourist attractions, so please do not hesitate to ask for help!
Viking Tours on the River Shannon
5 minute walk from hotel
Explore Athlone on the River Shannon and take in beautiful scenery, historical tales of Athlone and maybe the Captain will let you steer the boat!
There are so many family activities in Athlone, you will wonder how to fit them all in!
CYCLING & WALKING TRAILS
Breath in the fresh midlands air on our cycling or walking tracks while enjoying the stunning scenery on offer.
Visit the home of the tallest inflatable water slide in the world and start your adventure!
Quaint boutiques, high street fashion, bridal wear, 2 shopping centres and much more await you in Athlone.
CULTURAL & HERITAGE SITES
Discover the rich history of Athlone from Athlone Castle to Ballinahowan Craft Village and immerse yourself in the majestic culture.