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With many local activities just a stone’s throw away, Haroldstown is an ideal base to keep everyone entertained. From sightseeing, hill walking, fishing, and golfing, to shopping, Irish music, local pubs, and culture you can have it all within close proximity.

 
     
 

Hill-Walking:

Located just 15 minutes from the Wicklow Way, and close to both Lugnaquilla, and the barrow Towpath Haroldstown House B&B is ideally located for walking.

 
     
 

Fishing:

For salmon, and trout fishing locally there is the River Slaney, River Barrow, and fly-fishing at Rathcon, Grangecon, Co.Wicklow.

 
     
  Golfing:

Haroldstown House B&B is ideally located for the golfing enthusiast with the Ramada hotel at Killerig Golf Resort only 11km away, Killerig Golf Club (18 Hole Golf Club located just 7 miles away),  Mount Wolseley Golf Club (18 hole Championship Golf Couse, just 6 miles away in Tullow, Co.Carlow), Carlow Golf Club- 14 miles, Kilkea Castle Golf Club - 16 miles, Coolattin- 16 miles, and Baltinglass just 8 miles away not to mention the K-Club (Two 18 Hole Golf Courses- Straffan, Co.Kildare), and Mount Juliet (18 Hole Golf Course- Thomastown, Co.Kilkenny) both within 40 miles!

 
     
 

Haroldstown House’s very own activities:

Why not sample some of our own home grown sights- Vietnamese pot-bellied pig, Falabella ponies, Aberdeen Angus bred cattle and many other farmyard animals.

 
     
 

Irish Music/ Local Pubs:

Dying Cow- Traditional Irish rural pub in the heart of the country. This is a must to visit- if you can find it!!! This quaint unspoiled rural pub beholds the meaning of a pub... with Traditional music,  occasionally you have to sample a pint...

 
     
 

Shopping:

Carlow Town, Wexford Town, Kilkenny.

 
     
 

Culture:

Eigse Festival Carlow

 
     
 

Eating Out:

Ramada hotel at Killerig and Germaines Baltinglass

 
     
Sightseeing:

Haroldstown House located at the foot of the Wicklow Mountains has certainly got sightseeing covered. From the moment you open the blinds you are surrounded with a fantastic view and this will certainly help to kick start your day. From local Haroldstown area tours, Clonmore castle, Mogues well, Haroldstown Dolmen, and Lisnavagh gardens are a must, to further a field- Ballykissangel, the Meeting of the Waters, Altamont Gardens, The Curragh, National Stud and Japanese Gardens.

 

Haroldstown House  an ideal base to keep  everyone entertained

 

        

 
   
 

Haroldstown Dolmen, Wicklow Way, River slaney, Mogues Well Clonmore.

   
 

Riding/ Equestrian:

With two equestrian centres close to Haroldstown House B&B you can be well catered for. Coole Equestrian Centre cater for all age groups and abilities and personalised attention is assured by highly qualified staff.

   
 
 

Mount Wolseley Hotel and Golf Course Tullow, Co.Carlow, Killerig Golf Club.

 
 

River Derry, Bullaun Stone- Clonmore, Angus cattle

 
 

Dying Cow rural Pub, Hannah & the Fallabella ponies, The Dying Cow Pub

   
 
 

Other Activities:

45 minutes from the beach

Punchestown Racecourse

Greyhound racing-Enniscorthy and Newbridge

Bunberry Art Studio- Coolattin

Bowling- Carlow Town

Hang-Gliding- Mount Leinster

   

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