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Shearwater Hotel

Shearwater Hotel

Marina Point, Ballinasloe

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (244 reviews)

This family-friendly Ballinasloe hotel is located on a river, 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Ballinasloe Golf Club, and within 12 mi (2 …

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County Arms Hotel

County Arms Hotel

Moorpark, Birr

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (30 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Birr Castle and within 9 mi (15 km) of Leap Castle and …

£79
Emmet House

Emmet House

Emmet Square, Co Offaly, Birr

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (32 reviews)

Located in Birr, this family-friendly bed & breakfast is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Birr Castle, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Leap …

£65
Dun Cromain Bed & Breakfast

Dun Cromain Bed & Breakfast

Crank Road, Banagher, Birr

3.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in Banagher, this bed & breakfast is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Clonfert Cathedral and 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from Birr Castle. …

£60
Lynch's Farmhouse

Lynch's Farmhouse

Mayour, Eyrecourt

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Situated in Eyrecourt, this cottage is 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from Clonfert Cathedral and within 12 mi (20 km) of Portnumna Castle …

£65
Chestnut Cottage Vacances Dans le Centre de L'irlande

Chestnut Cottage Vacances Dans le Centre de L'irlande

Lusmagh, Banagher R42VE22

Situated on a river, this historic farm stay is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from Clonfert Cathedral and 10 mi (16.2 km) from Birr Castle …

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Riverview House Bed&Breakfast

Riverview House Bed&Breakfast

R446 Old Galway Road, Athlone

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4.4 out of 5 (22 reviews)

Situated on a river, this bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Glendeer Pet Farm, Athlone Leisure World, and Athlone …

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Nephin

Nephin

Portumna Road,, Ballinasloe H53PN84

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Ballinasloe, this bed & breakfast is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Ballinasloe Golf Club and within 12 mi (20 km) of Battl …

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Podumna Village

Podumna Village

Dominick Street, Portumna

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Portumna, this caravan park/campground is within 1 mi (2 km) of Portnumna Castle and The Irish Workhouse Centre …

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Shamrock Lodge Hotel

Shamrock Lodge Hotel

Clonown Road, Athlone 00000

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (198 reviews)

Situated in Athlone, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Athlone Castle, St. Peter and Paul's Church, and Athlone Leisur …

£55

Pocket Guide: Clonfert Clonfert Cathedral Hotels

If you’re looking to get in touch with Ireland’s ancient history, than Clonfert Cathedral is not a sight to be missed. The current building dates back to the 12th Century, but is built on the site of a 6th Century church which was built by St. Brendan. It’s a humbling experience to visit the sacred building and feel its roots stretching back over 15 centuries from the present age.

The doorway of the church is an incredibly beautiful feature that’s worth noting. The arches around the door space are a series of six delicate moldings, featuring human and animal heads, plant designs and religious motifs. It’s a glorious example of the Hiberno-Romanesque style. The window arches on the east side of the church are also decorated in a similarly outstanding fashion.

Clonfert Cathedral dwarfs the tiny village it is situated in. The closest town to Clonfert is Ballinasloe and there are great transport links by car or bus between the two. Between the two areas there are many places to stay, from budget-friendly bed and breakfasts to luxury hotels. It’s worth researching beforehand to find accommodation that suits you, and makes your trip to Clonfert Cathedral exactly what you want it to be.

Hotels with Good Parking Near Clonfert Cathedral

The easiest way to get around in a rural area like Clonfert is by driving your own car. Although the cathedral and village easily warrant an entire day trip by themselves, it’s good to have your own transport for journeys to and from the village. There are plenty of hotels and bed and breakfasts with free space to park your car in the area. So if you want to keep things convenient, have a browse through Expedia options that include free parking.

Romantic Hotels Near Clonfert Cathedral

The picturesque village of Clonfert and its ancient cathedral are a perfect setting for a romantic break. Wander the quaint village streets together and marvel at the rich sacred history of the building. Try a walk in the surrounding countryside, and take in a panoramic Galway sunset or two.

To add to the romance, find a hotel that suits the both of you. There’s a lot to choose from around Clonfert Cathedral. There are luxury hotels where you can enjoy the space of a king-sized room and en suite, or you can cosy up together in a traditional style bed and breakfast. Have a look through Expedia.co.uk’s listings for the area and find an option that suits the both of you.

Budget Hotels Near Clonfert Cathedral

Visiting Clonfert Cathedral and village is free, and the rest of your holiday doesn’t have to break the bank either. There are some great budget options in the local area, where spending less doesn’t have to mean compromising on comfort. Check out some of the cosy B&Bs situated between Clonfert and Ballinasloe, enjoy a warm Irish welcome and a hearty breakfast, without emptying your purse.

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