Sheraton Athlone Hotel


Gleeson Street, Co. Westmeath, Athlone, Ireland   •  Weather:   

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Athlone & Lakelands

call us at: 090 64 51060

Westmeath’s soft green landscape boasts the exact geographical centre of Ireland in Athlone. Located in the centre of Ireland, Athlone is the largest town on the River Shannon south of Lough Ree.

Set in the heart of the Lakelands and inland waterways, the Sheraton Athlone Hotel is the perfect place to begin your journey: from activity breaks to sight-seeing tours. With numerous heritage sites, breath-taking views, mountains, canals and lakes, it is sure not to disappoint.

Have a look below for information and ideas of what to do in Athlone and surrounding areas.

Lough Boora

Walking & Cycling

The Sheraton Athlone Hotel is ideally situated in one of Ireland's most spectacular and beautiful walking destinations. It offers not only great scenery but also dramatic lakeshore and castle walks.

Kayaking in Athlone, at the heart of it

Water Activities

Being set in the Lakelands, there are no shortage of water activities for you to enjoy while on a break in Athlone. From Ireland’s largest inflatable waterpark, to boat cruises along the Shannon, to fishing and anglining, you will be spoilt for choice!


Play Golf in Athlone with Sheraton Athlone Hotel


Lough Ree plays an integral part in golf at the Athlone and Glasson layouts, which it bounds on three sides of each course. Athlone's tree lined fairways and undulating terrain makes it a true test, whilst Glasson has the most breathtaking scenery.

Shopping in Athlone Town Centre outside Sheraton Athlone Hotel


Athlone is the ideal destination for unrivalled shopping choice and value! It's easy to get to, plenty of town centre parking, shops galore and with excellent shopping offers that means BIG SAVINGS for you!

Pet farm in Athlone, at the heart of it

Family Activities

Due to our location in the heart of Ireland, we are in close proximity to a wide range of leisure activities suitable for families of all ages. See the farm animals at the pet farm or go for a leisurely stroll through the forests or be brave and zip line through the trees!

Culture and heritage in Athlone, at the heart of it

Culture & Heritage

Athlone is steeped in history and heritage from Athlone Castle on the bank of the river Shannon, to the impressive abbeys and churches.  Also on our doorstep are sites such as Clonmacnoise, Strokestown House, Arigna Mines and Kilbeggan Distillery.

Gleeson Street, Co Westmeath, Athlone, Ireland