Ballinasloe, County Galway

Ballinasloe - Béal Átha na Sluaighe - The Ford-Mouth of the Host

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Location of Ballinasloe

Ballinasloe Town is located in the West of Ireland in County Galway. Situated in East Galway, Ballinasloe was founded on the ancient ford on the River Suck.


History of Ballinasloe

The largest livestock market in Ireland is held here at the famous October fair.

The town stands at the crossing of the River Suck.

Garbally Park estate is situated at the edge of the town which surrounds the mansion which was once the home of the Earls of Clancarty.

Ballinasloe Visitor Attractions

Ballinasloe Golf Club - Ballinasloe

Ballinasloe Festivals

Transport

Aeroplane:Shannon Airport is the closest airport to Ballinasloe Town - 112km. Click here for details on Irish Airports.
Train:A train service operates to Ballinasloe Station. Timetables can be viewed by logging onto Irish Rail web site
Bus:A bus service operates between Galway City - Ballinasloe. The bus stop is located on Dunlo Street. Timetables can be viewed by logging onto Bus Eireann web site
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Ballinasloe Listings

County Galway

Carlton Hotel Ballinasloe, Hotel

The Carlton Shearwater, one of the newest Galway Hotels, is an exquisite 4 star hotel and spa resort with easy access to Galway and Athlone. Ideally situated at Marina Point on the majestic River Suck, one of the most beautiful rivers in the country, this

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Kilkern House, Clonakilty

Kilkern House nestles in the heart of West Cork, an area of panoramic beauty on the edge of Kilkern Lake with splendid views of unspoilt countryside, miles of sandy beaches and woodlands.Kilkern House is located 5km from the Cathedral town of Rosscarbery

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Riverside Holiday Homes , Killorglin

Riverside Holiday Homes are situated in Killorglin Town, on the banks of the beautiful River Laune, along the scenic Ring of Kerry. Killorglin is home to the annual world famous Puck Fair, one of Irelands oldest and most unusual festivals

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Oldtown Farmhouse , Thomastown

Oldtown Farmhouse is a spacious and friendly bed and breakfast with a high standard of accommodation where you are assured of a warm welcome.Located on an elevated site with scenic views of the surrounding countryside.10 mins drive from Kilkenny City


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