Things To Do

Mullingar, A Thriving & Historical Town

 Mullingar is a thriving town and historically a busy market centre has grown into a leading hub of enterprise, industry and commercial development. Confident Capital of the Lakes, County Town of Westmeath, Mullingar is a thriving business and industrial centre.

Mullingar is located on the N4 between Dublin and Sligo and not far from the intersection with the main road to Galway (N6). An ideal location, less than an hour west of greater Dublin area on the M4, has meant that Mullingar has become a very popular choice as a place to visit and do business. Mullingar is also only 50 minutes from the M50, Dublin's "Ring Road" from which DublinAirport, DublinPort, Dun Laoighre, and generally any part of the capital are easily accessed.

Set amidst stunning lakes and inland waterways, the town can offer peaceful living combined with a busy commercial life. Nearby lakes provide peaceful amenity areas and wonderful lake views. This Westmeath Hotel is located in one of the most scenic and beautiful areas close to all of the major lakes in the midlands and provides a wonderful lifestyle on your back door. In addition, all sporting activities including horse ridinggolf and water sports are within only a short distance and provide excellent opportunities for rest and relaxation.

With so many family friendly activities in Mullingar & surrounding areas, Mullingar Park Hotel is the perfect base for you & your little explorers.
From Belvedere House & Gardens with its stunning lakeshore & woodland walks & children’s play areas (10 minutes drive – advance booking required)
to Fore Abbey with adjacent 3km trail from Nancy’s to Nelly’s – watch out for fairies along the way! (free day out – 30 minutes drive) and many more!
There is plenty to keep little ones entertained.


Nestled in the very centre of Ireland where Ireland’s Ancient East meets Ireland’s Hidden heartlands, Westmeath is your ideal base from which to explore it all. A county where thousands of years of intriguing history can be discovered in hidden landscapes of true beauty. Mullingar is the home of Joe Dolan, Niall Horan and Bressie, surrounded by sparkling lakes and steeped in heritage. Friendly tour guides and local storytellers are waiting to help you discover it. For more information go to or



Belvedere House

Sailing and Angling

Walking & Cycling

Mollie Moo's Pet Farm