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.
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 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.
Only 90 minutes from Dublin and 60 minutes from Galway. A contemporary 4 star hotel located 2 minutes off the M6 motorway in the heart of the Midlands and Lakelands. Facilities include luxurious bedrooms, bar and restaurant, fully equiped gym, treatment rooms and free parking. Easy access to Alkermes (Elan), Ericsson, Covidien, BHT (Heat Merchants), Dell, An Post, One Direct, Axa, Education Centre, Department of Education and Athlone Town Centre.
Located in the heart of Ireland’s Lake District Hodson Bay Hotel & Spa is stunningly situated on the tranquil shores of Lough Ree. The unique location of this Westmeath hotel allows you to enjoy the scenic Irish countryside and is only five minutes from Athlone town centre, located just 1 hour from Dublin and Galway in “The True Heart of Ireland.” Our 4 star Athlone hotel successfully mixes traditional charm with modern luxury and has much to offer by way of hotel facilities and services. All of our 176 bedrooms at this Athlone hotel are designed with luxury and comfort in mind with all the extras you would expect from a 4 star hotel. The picturesque views of Lough Ree and adjacent Athlone Golf Course can be enjoyed from our luxury bedrooms in both the Hodson Bay Hotel and the Hodson Retreat.
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.