Welcome to the fishermen kingdom in which you can find lakes full of small islands, canals and rivers. 


You will be hearty welcomed by a great number of lovely cities and villages set in the most natural and preserved setting of Europe. It will make you feel the whole magic of this country whose sky is constantly changing and whose brightness is unique.

In this area, departure base is ATHLONE.

  ATHLONE KILLINURE POINT

 

ADDRESS :

Quigleys Marina 
- Killinure Point - Glasson - Athlone - Westmeath

IRELAND 
Tel : 
+ 353 (0) 906 48 58 66

 


BEGINNING FORMALITIES :
Departure days from 2 pm.
 

BOARDING : 
From 3 to  6 pm (depending on preparing boats).


ACCESS : 

Rosslare Ferry Terminal (222 km), Dublin Northwall (145 km - Via M6 & M4), Dun Laoghaire (155 km - Via M6 & M4)

Athlone train station (13.5 km)

Dublin airport (140 km)

Shannon airport (148 km)

Knock airport (114 km)

Website for bus schedules:www.buseireann.ie

 
PARKING :
The number of places is limited, you must reserve in advance.

 

CAR HIRE : 

Europcar (Dublin aéroport, 150 km)
tel. : +353 (0)1 812 2800

 

Motorpark Monksland (Athlone) 
tel. : +353 (0)90 6493999

 

Sixt (Dublin aéroport, 150 km) 
tel. : +353 (0)1 812 0410

 

 

RESTAURANTS : 

The Killinure Chalets (500M - 6PM to 10PM - closed tuesday) tel: +353 (0)90 6485155

Glasson Golf Club (2,5 km) Tel.: +353 (0)90 648 5120

Grogans Bar and Restaurant - Glasson Village (5 km) Tel.: +353 (0)90 6485158

The Fatted Calf - Glasson Village (5 km) Tel.: +353 (0)90 64 85208

The Glasson Village Restaurant - Glasson Village (5KM) tel: +353 (0)90 6485001

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SHOPS :

Supermarkets/deli/Off licences/fuel 7/7 between 8 AM and 8 PM

Spollens Centra in Glasson village (5KM)

Tesco , Supervalu & Dunnes Stores in Athlone (13KM) 

 

 TAXIS : 

Sean Robbins (Taxis / Minibus) Tél. : +353 (0)87 2610561

A 1 Cabs Athlone Tél. : +353 (0)9064 73000

 
TOURIST OFFICE : 
Athlone Castle (Visitor centre and Luain Gallery) 
tél. : +353 (0)90 6494630
www.goireland.com ouwww.ireland.ie

 

BASE SERVICES : 
WC and shower according to opening hours of the base. Phone box near the bridge or in Main Street. The base provides towels and tea towels.
If you need an adapter you can buy one at the base. Remember to bring your own 12V adapter, there are several models. 

AIRPORT TRANSFERS :
Please contact booking office for this service.
 
gastronomic specialities :
Fish and mutton 
Local drinks : beers, Guinness, Kilkenny and Caffrey's, Smithwicks.