County Westmeath is located in Ireland’s Ease Coast and Midlands Region, together with counties Kildare, Louth, Meath, Wicklow, Laois, Offaly and Longford. When travelling around Westmeath you will find a wide variety of Westmeath Hotels and Westmeath Guesthouses to choose from.
Athlone is one of the main town in Westmeath located on the banks of the River Shannon. It is a busy town and an important base for Shannon Cruising and in the heart of Ireland is an ideal location for touring the surrounding areas as well as acting as a “Gateway to the West”. Athlone has a number of excellent Westmeath hotels and restaurants as well as visitor attractions such as Athlone Castle and the Drum Heritage Centre.
Other visitor attractions include Belvedere House, located in Mullingar is a fully restored Georgian villa located on 160 acres of lakeside parkland. In addition to the house the estate also boasts wonderful gardens and the famous “Jealous Wall”. Ballinlough Castle Gardens, in Clonmellon is a 17th century castle and home to Lord Nugent. The estate also has fine gardens, which were restored in the mid 1990’s.
Rockfield Ecological Estate – is a classical Georgian house dating back to 1795 and houses traditional crafts in the old mill. Locke’s Distillery Museum in Kilbeggan, is one of the oldest distillery’s in the world. Dun na Si Heritage centre in Moate, Lough Park House in Castlepollard , an 18th century Dower house and Glassan a pretty village near Athlone and the hometown of the writer Oliver Goldsmith, are also worth visiting.
There are plenty of walking routes to explore in the county, such as the Westmeath Way, which runs from Kilbeggan to Mullingar or Mullaghmeen a 1,000 acre forest with plenty of trails to explore or Kilpatrick Woods near Ballinafid and part of the old Lord Greville Estate has plenty of lakeside walks. There are also plenty of excellent golf courses in County Westmeath, including Glasson Hotel and Golf Club, Ballinlough Castle Golf Club or the New Forest Golf Resort at Tyrellspass.
County Westmeath also offers many fine rivers and lakes to fish on including River Brosna, River Inny, Lough Owel and Lough Ree, to name but a few.
The Ireland Hotels website features 15 Westmeath hotels and Westmeath guesthouses in the county. Use the accommodation search box on this page to select hotel breaks or a guesthouse in County Westmeath. Or browse through our selection of Value Hotel Breaks Westmeath and special offers featured on this site.
Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club is a Four star lakeside golf hotel located close to Athlone in County Westmeath in the Midlands Ireland. Renowned for our Warm Family Welcome, All of our guests experience the warmth of the Glasson welcome, super spacious Bedrooms & public areas to relax and unwind in. We offer superb food in our New Killinure Restaurant and Lakeside Bar with panoramic Lakeside Views over Lough Ree.
The GREAT NATIONAL CREGGAN COURT HOTEL, is conveniently located less than 2 miles from Athlone town centre, within the N6 centre. The proximity of the hotel to the new M6 moterway makes The GREAT NATIONAL CREGGAN COURT HOTEL an ideal destination to explore the midlands, host a conference or just relax in the peaceful surroundings that the midland region is noted for. Special Offer at the Creggan Court Hotel - Spend €30 or more on bar food and you'll receive a complimentary bottle of bubbly.
Stunningly situated in the heart of the beautiful Westmeath Lakelands in an idyllic setting overlooking Lough Ennell, this Irish, family-owned hotel is nestled in rolling countryside amidst acres of rich parkland and lofty trees, where you will be close to culture, history and the ancient myths of Co. Westmeath. This luxurious four-star hideaway is noted for its delicious fine dining, attentive service, superb leisure facilities and warm welcome that extends far beyond the front door. Be it a pampering spa escape, special occasion, romantic getaway or fun family break, an oasis of tranquility awaits for all kinds of celebrations. For business and holiday guests, our seamless blend of country-house character and contemporary four star luxury will make you feel completely at home with ideal amenities for all. Not only is Bloomfield House Hotel, Leisure Club and Spa the perfect location for relaxation and indulgence, but there are so many great activities onsite and in the surrounding
The Shamrock Lodge Hotel is one of the very best and most sought after hotels Athlone has to offer. It is ideally located in the historic town of Athlone, the meeting point from all corners of the country. At the end of a tree lined avenue this hotel proudly sits on its own private grounds and gardens and with an abundance of free customer onsite parking, this makes The Shamrock Lodge the ideal conference venue for events and meetings. The hotel offers 40 bedrooms and 11 two-bedroom suites for your comfort, the renowned Luain Restaurant and Iona Bar for all your dining needs. The hotel is just a 5 minute walk from the town centre which is host to 2 shopping centres, quaint boutiques and traditional Irish pubs and award winning restaurants. Let Our Family Look After Yours at The Shamrock Lodge Hotel!
Ideally located in the centre of Athlone, The Great National Prince of Wales Hotel is a modern 4-star hotel with free Wi-Fi, free parking, and full Irish breakfasts. The hotel is within walking distance of the train and bus stations. The hotel has it's own Nightclub. Each room is stylish and contemporary, with a flat-screen TV and a DVD player. Rooms are air conditioned, and come with facilities for making tea and coffee. The hotel boasts a range of dining options, including The Prince Bar, Corvus Restaurant and The Deli Boutique, using locally sourced produce wherever possible. A range of wines, beers and cocktails are available. Athlone overlooks the River Shannon, with local leisure pursuits including windsurfing, angling and golfing. Parking is available exclusively for guests. Dublin and Galway are just 1 hour away. Please note all children under 12 years stay free of charge. All further older children or adults are charged €30 per night for extra beds.