The World's 1st Self Catering Pub - The Pub With No Beer
Conroy's Old Bar Aglish Co. Tipperary Ireland
Sat Nav Coordinates: 53.041064 -8.088818
Eircode: E53 XC86
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Close to Lough Derg and the River Shannon, on the boarders of Counties Offaly, Clare and Galway, in the heart of rural Ireland.
Where time goes by more slowly, and complete strangers will pass the time of day with you.
Aglish is approx. 3 miles from the centre Ireland, and is home to a children's playground, church, village pub, school and village hall.
Aglish is in an area renowned for it's fishing, boating, water sports, walking, golf, cycling, music, horse riding and hunting.
The O'Sullivan Beara Way, Ireland's longest walking trail, which links counties Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary, Offaly, Galway, Roscommon, Sligo, Leitrim and Cavan, winds it's way from Ballingarry, through our little village of Aglish onto Lorrha and then Portumna in County Galway, where it connects with the Hymany Way.
It retraces the steps of O'Sullivan Beare in 1603 from Beara in County Cork to Leitrim.
This is an area still relatively undiscovered by mass tourism and so it retains the true charms of the "Real Ireland" which many visitors choose to capture in painting and photography, be it, it's historic castles and heritage buildings and sites, it's beautiful landscape, rivers, lakes and bogs, or just it's typical local Irish residents, they all seem to capture the hearts of visitors.
Being close to the Ancestral home of Barack Obama in Moneygall and Ireland's 1st Eco Village of Cloughjordan, with the Genealogy centre at Nenagh only a short drive away; should you wish to trace your family tree, and for those with an interest in Astronomy, Birr Castle, with it's beautiful telescope, once the world's largest, it makes Conroy's perfectly situated, with something to interest everyone.
Close by you will find:
Aglish - O'Sullivan Beare Walk, pub, children's play park, village hall, church.
Lorrah - Among the spirits still lingering in the cold grey stone of Lorrha’s many abbeys and castles are saints, monks, kings, rebels, murderers, Vikings, Normans, Cromwellian's and even a lake monster! Pub, community shop/crafts/tea room.
Ballingarry - 3mls/5km O'Sullivan Beara Walk.
Borrisokane - 4mls/6km Shops, banks, pharmacies, library, play park.
Terryglass - 5mls/8km Walking, cycling, 2 pubs/restaurants, craft shop, play park & BBQ areas, harbour, fishing, boating.
Coolbawn Quay - 12mls/19km Wedding venue. Taxi available for those staying in Conroy's Old Bar, to and from Coolbawn Quay on the Wedding Day.
Birr - 11mls/18km As Borrisokane, supermarkets, banks, pharmacies, library, play park + tourist information, leisure centre, Birr Castle, outdoor adventure centre.
Portumna - 6mls/11km As Borrisokane + Lough Derg/R.Shannon, fishing, swimming, water sports, Castle, forest walks, pitch and putt, go carting, Golf.
Cloughjordan - 9mls/15km Ireland's largest Eco village.
Nenagh -14mls/ 23km Shops, Tourist Information, supermarkets, farmers market, leisure centre, Castle, museum, North Tipperary Genealogy Centre, walks, pitch and putt, Golf.