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Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath

Kilbeggan is a pleasant little town on the River Brosna situated on the main Galway/Athlone road. Its name is derived from Saint Bacan who founded a monastery in the town in the 6th century. Famous for Lockes Distillery, the oldest distillery in Ireland founded 1757, now a museum.

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

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Bus to Kilbeggan

  • Bus routes operated by John Kearns:
    • 727:
      • Dublin Airport - Portumna
      • Portumna - Dublin Airport
    • 845:
      • Bachelors Walk
      • Birr Square
    • 847:
      • Bachelors Walk
      • Birr Square
      • Portumna
  • Bus routes operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours:
    • 837:
      • Mullingar Hospital
  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 121:
      • Dublin (Connolly LUAS stop) - Mullingar (Rail Station)
      • Mullingar (Rail Station) - Dublin (Busras)
    • 20:
      • Dublin (Busras) - Galway (Bus Station)
      • Galway (Bus Station) - Dublin (Busras)
    • 70:
      • Dundalk (Bus Station- Long Walk) - Athlone (Bus Station)
      • Galway (Bus Station) - Mullingar (Rail Station)
    • 763:
      • Sandymount

Things to See and Do in Kilbeggan

Lockes Distillery Lockes Distillery

Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath, Ireland
Lockes Distillery was licensed in 1757 and produced whiskey for over 200 years. Now open as a museum, it is the only sample left in Ireland of a typical small pot distillery.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Kilbeggan

Fort House Bed & Breakfast Fort House Bed & Breakfast

Dublin Road, Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath
Fort House Bed & Breakfast is located just 1-kilometre from the whiskey distilling town of Kilbeggan. The surrounding hills, bogs and colourful countryside can easily be explored by either hiking or horseback.

Loughnagore House Loughnagore House

Loughnagore House, Old Mullingar Road, Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath
Offering a sun terrace and views of the garden, Loughnagore House is located 1.6 km from Kilbeggan, 30 km from Athlone. Free private parking is available on site. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

Seber House Seber House

Tullamore Road, Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath
Seber House offers accommodation in Kilbeggan. Free private parking is available on site. You will find a kettle in the room. Each room has a private bathroom. Extras include bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Restaurants in Kilbeggan

Locke Locke's Pantry Restaurant

Lower Main Street, Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath

Mandarin Chinese Restaurant Mandarin Chinese Restaurant

The Square, Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath

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Map of Kilbeggan