Self Catering Accommodation Guide to Dunshaughlin, Co. Meath, Ireland
Dunshaughlin village is well served with Supermarket, most types of Shops, Banks, Post Office, Laundry, Restaurants & Pubs. Entertainment occurs in the Pubs at weekends and Traditional Irish Music nights mid-week. This is an ideal location to base yourself while visiting Dublin or touring the wonderful Boyne Valley and the East Coast & Midlands Regions.
Golf in Dunshaughlin
Golf is available at Dunshaughlin's Black Bush Golf Club and also at Royal Tara, Trim, Navan, Headfort, Laytown/Bettystown, Ashbourne and Luttrelstown Golf Courses closeby.
Play Pitch & Putt in Dunshaughlin, Skryne or Ratoath. Go for forest walks in Kingscourt or Dalgan Park. There are indoor Swimming Pools at Coolmine, Trim & Navan and a Beautiful Beach at Bettystown (40 Minutes away). Go Horse racing at Fairyhouse (Home of Irish Grand National) (within 5 minute drive), Navan, Bellewstown and Laytown. (all 30 minutes). Horse Sales also take place at Tattersalls, Fairyhouse. The Horse Racecourses at Punchestown, Curragh, Naas all within 40 minutes.
Things to do in Dunshaughlin
All of the capital City’s attractions are within forty minutes drive or by bus every 30 minutes from Dunshaughlin Village.
Historic Sites near Dunshaughlin
County Meath or Royal Meath is one of the most historic regions in Ireland. It contains many ancient monuments including the great Neolithic passage tombs of the Boyne (Newgrange, Knowth, Dowth) and Loughcrew, the Iron Age site at the Hill of Tara, the Early Christian site at Slane, the Anglo-Norman St John’s castle at Trim and many medieval churches and tower-houses.
Other Places to visit include Monasterboice, Mellifont Abbey, Trim Heritage Centre, Dunsany Castle, Oldcastle, Kells and Navan.
Gardens in Dunshaughlin
Gardens nearby include Gelbelands (Ratoath), Butterstream (Trim), Grove Gardens (Kells) and Hamwood.
Equestrian Activities in Dunshaughlin
Horse riding is available nearby at Pellettstown Riding Centre.