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Athenry, Co. Galway

Athenry is a town in County Galway, Ireland. It lies 25 kilometres east of Galway city, and one of the attractions of the town is its medieval castle. The town is also well known by virtue of the song "The Fields of Athenry".
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On this page you can see a map of Athenry, see what's on in Athenry, find out how to get to Athenry, find things to see and do in Athenry, visit local websites for Athenry, find Hotels in Athenry, find Guesthouses in Athenry, find Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Athenry, find Self-Catering Accommodation in Athenry, browse restaurants in Athenry.

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Rail to Athenry

Athenry, Co. Galway is served by Athenry.

Bus to Athenry

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 425A:
      • Galway (Bus Station) - Mountbellew (Mulrooneys Pharmacy)
      • Mountbellew (Square) - Galway (Bus Station)
  • Bus routes operated by Michael Healy:
    • 920:
      • Dublin Road Loughrea

Things to See and Do in Athenry

Athenry Castle Athenry Castle

Athenry, Co. Galway, Ireland
Athenry is one of the most notable medieval walled towns surviving in Ireland, owing its foundation to Meiler de Bermingham who built his Castle there c.1250.

Hotels in Athenry

Raheen Woods Hotel Raheen Woods Hotel

Prospect, Athenry, Co. Galway
In Athenry, east of Galway, the friendly Raheen Woods Hotel serves good food and has leisure facilities for kids and adults, including a swimming pool, gym and hot tub. Free wireless internet access and free parking are available.

Guesthouses in Athenry

Caheroyn - Barn Cottage Caheroyn - Barn Cottage

caheroyn house,athenry.galway. ireland, Athenry, Co. Galway
Caheroyn - Barn Cottage is a holiday home set in Athenry, 21 km from Galway. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is offered . You can play tennis at the property, and the area is popular for fishing.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Athenry

Caheroyn House Caheroyn House

Caheroyn, Athenry, Co. Galway
Offering a sun terrace and views of the garden, Caheroyn House is set in Athenry. Free WiFi is featured and free private parking is available on site. The rooms include a flat-screen TV. The rooms are fitted with a private bathroom.

McDonaghs B&B McDonaghs B&B

Ballygurraun South, Athenry, Co. Galway
McDonaghs B&B is located in Athenry. It offers free WiFi access, Each room here will provide you with a TV. There is also an electric kettle. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with free toiletries.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Athenry

Athenry Village Apartments Athenry Village Apartments

1 Druids View, Northgate street, Athenry, Co. Galway, Athenry, Co. Galway
Located 20 km from Galway, Athenry Village Apartments offers accommodation in Athenry. Guests benefit from free WiFi and private parking available on site. The apartment contains a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen equipped with an oven.

Caheroyn - Stable Cottage Caheroyn - Stable Cottage

Caheroyn House, Athenry, Co. Galway
Caheroyn - Stable Cottage offers pet-friendly accommodation in Athenry. Galway is 20 km away. Free private parking is available on site. The accommodation is equipped with a seating area. Some units include a terrace and/or balcony.

Restaurants in Athenry

China Palace China Palace

Old Church Street, Athenry, Co. Galway

Clarin Bistro @ Raheen Woods Hotel Clarin Bistro @ Raheen Woods Hotel

Raheen, Athenry, Co. Galway


Cross Street Athenry, Galway, Galway City, Co. Galway
A discreet yet well-renowned Indian restaurant of Galway.

Kasturi Restaraunt (Athenry) Kasturi Restaraunt (Athenry)

Cross Street, Athenry, Co. Galway

La Rustica La Rustica

North Gate Street, Athenry, Co. Galway

McHales Bar & Grill @ Raheen Woods Hotel McHales Bar & Grill @ Raheen Woods Hotel

Raheen, Athenry, Co. Galway

The Blue Bayou The Blue Bayou

Raheen Wood Hotel, Athenry, Co. Galway

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Pubs & Nightlife

Athenry 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 Athenry, or an overnight tour visiting various sights in Athenry and the surrounding regions.

Map of Athenry