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Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim

Drumshanbo is a small picturesque town situated in the heart of County Leitrim. The town takes its name from the Irish, Druim-Sean-Bhoth or "Ridge of the old huts".

The landscape around Drumshanbo is well preserved and stunningly varied. A number of fabulous visitor attractions are within a short drive of Lough Allen and there is a host of activities available locally including Angling, Boat Trips, Canoeing, Cycling, Forest, Golf, Hill Walking, Historical Sites, Horse-Riding, Pubs, Restaurants, Sailing, Scenic Walks, Walking Trails and Water Sports.

An annual festival, An Tostal, with emphasis on Irish music, singing and dancing is held in Drumbshanbo each year. A heritage centre in the market house reflects the area's special links with narrow-gauge steam trains, coal-mining, and also features local folklore.

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Self Catering

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What's On

Sligo Farmers Market - County Sligo - Saturdays
Every Saturday 9am - 1pm

Event Location: Sligo IT college car park, Ballinode, Sligo

Wide range of organic and artisan foods. Teas, Coffee and home baking. Craft also f ...
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Tourist Attractions

Parkes Castle - Fivemile Bourne County Leitrim Ireland
Parkes Castle
Fivemile Bourne, Co. Leitrim
Rising three storeys tall, in a picturesque setting on the banks of Lough Gill Parkes Castle is a restored plantation castle of the early 17th century. It was once the home of Robert Parke and his family. The Courtyard grounds contain evidenc ...
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Wedding Venues

Markree Castle - Collooney County Sligo - Wedding Venue
Markree Castle
Collooney, Co. Sligo
County Sligo’s oldest inhabited house has been home to the Cooper family for 350 years and now makes an unusual country house hotel, set in a large estate. This is a proper castle, with a huge portico leading to a covered stone stairway tha ...
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