In County Sligo, Ireland, lies the town of Collooney. It is situated near the junction where the road to Dublin (N4) intersects with the road to Galway (N17). In the past the place had been a railway hub, having been served by three railway stations, of which just one remains today. The town sits in the vicinity of several natural attractions and serves as a base from which you can explore the area. It also offers great culinary delights that are a hugely popular feature of this part of Ireland, among travellers to Sligo.
- Explore Knocknarea a hill located in the Sligo area, visible from all directions and contains Queen Maeves Tomb offering breathtaking scenes as you climb the hills.
- Visit Glencar Lake in Sligo, just a short distance from Collooney; it has beautiful scenery, a wonderful waterfall and walking trails from where you can snap lovely pictures.
- For a unique and spooky dining place while visiting Callooney, visit the Markree Castle where the setting of the castle and interiors are designed to make it an out-of-this-world experience.
The town is well connected by the public transport system of Sligo and can be reached easily by accessing them. To reach here you can take a flight that will bring you to Collooney Airport, 12 kilometres from the city centre. Collooney railway station serves the town and you need to get off here when travelling by train. Irish Rail is the train service provider. The town is located strategically at the point where N4 and N17 meet. So, travelling from either Dublin or Galway is convenient by road. The bus service Bus Eireann links Dublin and this town.
8 hotels near Collooney
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