Destination guide

Historical Athlone will entice you

Take a holiday to Athlone and enjoy the area's churches, history and art galleries. Well known for its riverfront, bars and golfing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Athlone

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Athlone a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Athlone Leisure World (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Krazy Kids Fun Factory (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Athlone Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Glendeer Pet Farm (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mount Temple Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Moate Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Athlone

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Athlone is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lough Ree (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Lough Boora Parklands (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Jonathan Swift Park (21 mi / 33.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Athlone

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Athlone Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Athlone?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12 holiday lettings around Athlone. From 4 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Athlone?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Athlone. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Athlone Towncentre: 33 holiday lettings
  • Athlone Station: 31 holiday lettings
  • Lough Ree: 28 holiday lettings
  • Roscommon Castle: 37 holiday lettings
  • Athlone Golf Club: 29 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Athlone listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Athlone?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4 Houses in Athlone. Our other popular types of Athlone holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Athlone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Athlone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.