If you are lucky enough to be visiting our beautiful town, you can use this A-Z as a guide to services available, local attractions and accomodation!
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Accomodation: There are a number of hotels and guest houses around Carlow Town:
Avlon House B&B, Green Lane, Dublin Road, Carlow
Barrowville Townhouse, Kilkenny Road, Carlow
Carlow Guesthouse, Green Lane, Dublin Road, Carlow
Racey Byrnes Pub and B&B, 80 Tullow Street, Carlow
Talbot Hotel. Portlaoise Road, Carlow
Woodford Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, Carlow
Seven Oaks Hotel & Leisure Club, Athy Road, Carlow
(See also Estate Agents for longer lettings and purchasing property)
BUS: Carlow Town is serviced through the Bus station/ coach park at Barrack Street. The main bus services are through:
JJ Kavanagh & Sons
(see Taxi and Coach Services also)
Carlow Castle, built in the early 13th century is a must see in Carlow Town - it is located off Mill Lane, Castle Hill in Carlow Town
There are two main cinemas in Carlow Town:
IMC Cinema is located at Fairgreen Shopping Centre
Omniplex is located at Carlow Shopping Centre
Carlow Property Management (CPM) is on Dublin Street in Carlow Town.
Carlow Farmers Market usually runs on a Saturday morning beside Liberty Tree in Potato Market.
Two rivers run through Carlow Town: The Burrin and The Barrow. The Barrow is Ireland's second longest river!
Fishing licences and equipment are available from:
Murphs, Cathedral Close, Tullow Street
Museums and Gallerys
Carlow County Museum is located at College Street in Carlow Town.
VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art is accessible through St Patricks College on College Street.
Carpe Diem, Court Place, Carlow Town
Corcoran's Bar, 24 Governey Square, Carlow Town
Racey Byrne's - (Bar/Restaurant/Accomodation) 80 Tullow Street, Carlow Town
Reddy's of Carlow - (Bar/Lounge/Restaurant/Function Rooms) 67 Tullow Street, Carlow Town
Teach Dolmain - (Pub & Restaurant) Shamrock Square, Carlow Town
The Irishmans Bar, Court Place, Carlow Town
Tully's Bar, 148-149 Tullow Street, Carlow Town
Restaurants, Cafes and Diners:
Bombay Diner (Indian Restaurant) - Barrack Street, Carlow Town
Caffe 500 (Italian Cuisine) - 6 Kennedy Street, Carlow Town.
Country Kitchen Restaurant is located in Haddens Centre, Tullow Street
Le Fermier Restaurant, Haymarket, Carlow Town
Lemongrass (Asian Cuisine) - Kennedy Avenue, Carlow Town
Lennons @ VISUAL, Old Dublin Road, Carlow Town
Lotus Chinese Restaurant, 2 Kennedy Avenue, Carlow Town
McDonald's, Kennedy Avenue, Carlow Town
Pimento Wine & Tapas Bar, Kennedy Avenue, Carlow Town
Supermac's Family Restaurant, Burrin Street, Carlow Town
Weeping Thaiger (Thai cuisine), Mill Lane, Castle Hill, Carlow Town
The main shopping streets in Carlow Town are Tullow Street, Dublin Street, Castle Street, Kennedy Avenue and Potato Market.
There are two Shopping Centres in the Town Centre:
Fairgreen Shopping Centre (off Barrack Street)
Carlow Shopping Centre (off Kennedy Avenue)
Taxi and Coach Services:
Jimmy Barcoe Bus Hire
Larry Earle Coach Hire
Tourist Office: Carlow Tourist Office is located at College Street in Carlow Town
Delta Sensory Gardens are located at Strawhal Industrial Estate, Carlow
Carlow Golf Club is located at Deerpark, Dublin Road, Carlow