Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Loughrea

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Loughrea. Revered for its restaurants, spas and bars, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Athenry Castle and Ennis Abbey and Dunguaire Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Loughrea

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Loughrea a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Turoe Pet Farm (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Portumna Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Portumna Forest Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Ballinasloe Golf Club (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Gort Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Galway Bay Golf And Country Club (18 mi / 28.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Loughrea

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Loughrea. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Long Point (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Woodville Walled Garden (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Coole Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Portumna Forest Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Rinville Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Lough Derg (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)

How many holiday accommodation are available around Loughrea?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10 holiday rentals around Loughrea. From 9 holiday houses to 7 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Loughrea is on Stayz.