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Rathdowney, Co. Laois

For the town of the same name in Queensland, see Rathdowney, Queensland. Rathdowney

Rathdowney or Rathdowny is a town in southwest County Laois, Ireland. It lies some 32 km southwest of Portlaoise in the Irish Midlands, at the point where the R433 regional road from Abbeyleix to Templemore is crossed by the R435 from Borris-in-Ossory to Johnstown. The R433 provides access for Rathdowney to the Dublin-Cork M8 motorway, while the R435 links the town to the Dublin-Limerick M7. According to the 2006 census the population stands at 1,207.
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Bus to Rathdowney

  • Bus routes operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours:
    • 831:
      • Laois Shopping Centre
  • Bus routes operated by Edward Moore:
    • Ballypickas - Rathdowney

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Rathdowney

Castletown House Castletown House

Donaghmore, Rathdowney, Co Laois, Co. Laois
Located in Donaghmore, Castletown House offers free WiFi access in public areas, a games room, and free onsite parking. This period guest house is surrounded by the ruins of historic Norman castle and Rathdowney Golf Club is just over 2 km away.

Coolkerry House Coolkerry House

Coolkerry, Rathdowney, Laois, Ireland, Rathdowney, Co. Laois
Coolkerry House offers accommodation in Rathdowney. Free private parking is available on site. Some rooms include views of the river or garden. You will find a shared lounge at the property.

Restaurants in Rathdowney

Anmol Indian and Italian Restaurant Anmol Indian and Italian Restaurant

Upper Main Street, Rathdowney, Co. Laois

BB BB's Rathdowney

Outlet Centre, Rathdowney, Co. Laois
BB's started as a bakery in Australia with the name 'Bakers Bun'. Realising that there was something special about their muffins, when they outsold every other bakery item in the store, muffins became their focus. Soon they added fresh, rich coffee t

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