Discover Irelands hiden heartlands
Places to visit
Center Parcs, Longford Forest Woodland resort with Subtropical Swimming Paradise with indoor and outdoor activities and a wide range of dining experiences. State of the Art Forest AquaSana Spa.
Whiskey Visit Lough Ree Distillery to learn about whiskey making.
St. Mel’s Cathedral Built in Longford, in 1840 & destroyed by fire on Christmas Day 2009, the Cathedral has been fully restored.
Royal Canal Greenway Ireland’s longest greenway (from Dublin to the River Shannon) @228km is located right on our doorstep.
Cloughan Farm Enjoy a hands-on farm & cookery experience with fionaegan.com
Backstage Theatre – Longford – 19 km
Baysports Water Sports Centre Located on the shores of Lough Ree in Hodson Bay and is home of the World’s Tallest Floating Slide. Baysports is a playground for children and adults.
Lough Key Experience – 19th century underground tunnels, the refurbished Moylurg viewing tower and Tree Canopy Walk.
Corlea Trackway Hidden away in the boglands of Longford, not far from Kenagh village, is an inspiring relic of prehistory: a togher – an Iron Age road – built in 148 BC. Known locally as the Danes’ Road, it is the largest of its kind to have been uncovered in Europe.
Casey’s Bog Oak sculptures
The Maria Edgeworth Centre Housed in one of the oldest schools in Ireland, built in 1840, the Maria Edgeworth Centre is an inspiring interpretive centre that is home to original exhibits dating back to the 18th century
Golf – Longford Golf club offer green fees.
Pitch & Putt Ballymore Pitch & Putt is only a 10 min drive away
Horse Riding The surrounding area contains numerous stables, a number of which offer horse riding. Please enquire at reception for details.
Flying Abbeyshrule Aerodrome is only a short drive away, get a different view of the area with a pleasure flight.
Go Karting Midland Karting
Boating Lough Access for all provides boat trips aboard a wheelchair accessible vessel Lough Ree Access for all
Fishing Lough Ree is one of the premier angling venues in Ireland – renowned for its stocks of pike – many exceeding 9Kg (20lbs) in weight.
Athlone Town Centre is only a 20 min drive
Ballymahon, N39 C3X4
(+353) 906 43-8180