Group Getaway 3 Nights | North

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Banagher Marina

Banagher to Athlone town: Cruising time approximately 3 hour 30 minutes
  • Banagher Town centre
  • Supervalu supermarket
  • Children’s playground
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool at the Shannon Bank Park
  • Pitch n Putt Golf Course
  • SUP/Kayak Rentals
  • JJ Hough’s Singing Pub
  • Bars/Restaurants/Cafes/Takeaways
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Night 1

Athlone Town Centre

Athlone to Hodson Bay: Cruising time approximately 1 hour
  • Shopping centres - Golden Island & Athlone town centre
  • IMC cinema
  • Jump4Joy Adventure Centre - This is the biggest play area in the midlands, Bouncing castles, bungee trampolines, Go-Karts and much more,http://www.jump4joyathlone.com/ 10 mins via Taxi
  • Planet Athlone - Tenpin bowling, laser tag, Pool & games, Adventure land https://planetathlone.ie/
  • Glendeer Pet Farm 15 mins via Taxi
  • Athlone Equestrian Centre - Ideally situated in a quiet country setting yet only three miles from Athlone town. Athlone Equestrian Centre prides itself in providing a safe and fun learning experience to both adults and kids. Expert tuition is available and riders of all level are welcome. 5 mins via taxi.https://athloneequestrian.ie/
  • Adventure Athlone Clay pigeon shooting, Archery, Guided canoeing trips to the islands on Lough Ree and guided fishing trips. www.adventureathlone.com
  • Shannon Bank Nature trail - Begins at the back of Athlone Castle approx 5 km. There are four information boards along the trail detailing points of interest and wildlife.
  • Bike the Old Rail Trail - Dedicated cycle path along the old rail track between Athlone and Mullingar. With lots of exit and entry points you can explore the villages and attractions along the way. https://www.athlone.ie/visit/old-rail-trail-athlone-mullingar-greenway/
  • Seans Bar - The oldest pub in Ireland
  • Plenty of Pubs/Restaurants/Cafes and takeaways.Shannon bank nature trail 
  • Shannon Bank Walks
  • Old Rail Trail
  • Playground
  • Athlone Castle
  • Horseriding ( 5 mins by taxi)
  • Glendeer Pet farm ( 15 mins by taxi)
  • Adventure Athlone
  • The Planet
  • IMC Cinema
  • Jump for Joy Adventure centre
  • Jungle World
  • Plenty of choices of restaurants, cafes, takeaways:Corner Bistro Café , Il Colesso , Di Bella , Hatters Lane, Bacchus, Left Bank Bistro , La Cucina Di Angelo , Thyme
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Night 2

Hodson Bay

Athlone to Coosan Point: Cruising time approximately 1 hour
  1. Baysports water park is Ireland’s largest inflatable park, located in Hodson Bay.
  2. Bay Cafe - Lakeview Cafe
  3. Hodson Bay hotel Restaurant.
  4. Athlone Golf Club and Restaurant.
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Night 2

Coosan Point

Hodson Bay to Shannonbridge: Cruising time approximately 3 hours 30 minutes
  1. Outdoor swimming area
  2. Picnic area
  3. Pub / Restaurant Inner lakes

Night 3

Shannonbridge

Shannonbridge to Banagher: Cruising time approximately 1 hour 15 minutes

Shannonbridge gets its name from the bridge connecting County Offaly and County Roscommon.

  1. Self-guided Fortification Walk
  2. Children’s Playground
  3. Convenience Store
  4. Fallon’s Pub with tasty Organic Kitchen
  5. Lukers Pub & Restaurant
  6. The River Cafe

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Banagher Marina

  • Banagher Town centre
  • Supervalu supermarket
  • Children’s playground
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool at the Shannon Bank Park
  • Pitch n Putt Golf Course
  • SUP/Kayak Rentals
  • JJ Hough’s Singing Pub
  • Bars/Restaurants/Cafes/Takeaways
Links

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