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Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan

Situated near the Fermanagh Border and overlooked by the Slieve Russell mountain is Ballyconnell, a town named after a Celtic Ford. Highly regarded for its coarse fishing, it has also won numerous National Tidy Town awards. Just outside the town is a replica of the Killycluggin Stone which was found here. Dating back to the Iron Age, this important stone contains Celtic motifs first found at La TŠne in Switzerland. The original is now on display in the National Museum.

On this page you can see a map of Ballyconnell, see what's on in Ballyconnell, find out how to get to Ballyconnell, find things to see and do in Ballyconnell, visit local websites for Ballyconnell, find Hotels in Ballyconnell, find Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Ballyconnell, browse restaurants in Ballyconnell.

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Bus to Ballyconnell

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 465:
      • Carrigallen (Ulster Bank Main Street) - Cavan (Bus Station- Farnham St)
      • Cavan (Bus Station- Farnham St) - Carrigallen (Tourist Office Main St)

Things to See and Do in Ballyconnell

ODD (Out-Doors & Dirty) ODD (Out-Doors & Dirty)

Brackley Lake, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan
ODD is Ireland’s number one Outdoor Extreme Activity Centre with unique and exciting experiences. Enjoy the Hovercraft Grand-Prix, Rage Off-Road Buggy Rally, Woodland Laser Combat, Powerturn Dragster Karts and Clay Pigeon Shooting. Suitable for everyone –

Wildflower Mountain Biking

Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan
'Wildflower' organise cycling and walking holidays. Wildflower will arrange a fully packaged holiday for you or help you organise an independent trip. Wildflower can organise routes, places to stay, guided tours, airport and luggage transfers, cycle hir

Hotels in Ballyconnell

Slieve Russell Hotel Slieve Russell Hotel

Cranaghan, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan
With an 18-hole championship golf course, a 20-metre pool and a luxurious spa, Slieve Russell Hotel is set within 300 acres of grounds. Guests can dine in 3 restaurants, enjoy 50 acres of lakes, or exercise in the modern gym.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Ballyconnell

Dungimmon House Dungimmon House

Ballyhugh, Ballyconnell, H14 AV62, Co. Cavan
Set in 2 acres of landscaped gardens, Dungimmon House in Ballyconnell is a purpose-built 4-star country home with well-appointed rooms and free Wi-Fi in guest rooms and public areas.

Restaurants in Ballyconnell

Casa Tivoli

Bridge Street, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan

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Pubs & Nightlife

Ballyconnell Pubs and Nightlife: An essential part of Ireland's social life and a must for every visitor.

Guided Tours

Guided Tours and Bus Tours: Take a bus tour around Ballyconnell, or an overnight tour visiting various sights in Ballyconnell and the surrounding regions.

Map of Ballyconnell