Hotel near Drogheda
Crowne Plaza Dundalk is located 25 minute drive or 35 minute bus ride (buses 100, 100x) from Drogheda, one of the oldest towns in Ireland. Drogheda is a town of culture, history and adventure located on the Dublin-Belfast Corridor and divided by the River Boyne.
Drogheda holds many attractions and things to do for our guests looking for activities in the East of Ireland. For those looking for an outdoor-cultural experience, a visit to Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre is a must. Venture 6 miles south west of Drogheda to visit the Passage Tombs of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth, all of which have been labelled a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
The town also holds fascinating sights for those interested in its history. A visit to St. Laurence’s Gate, the Battle of the Boyne Site and Mellifont Abbey are just three of the many sites and buildings you can visit in a day, all located in or a few minutes from Drogheda.
Drogheda, however, is not only a place of heritage and history, rather a town of fun and adventure. For a fun family day visit the Funtasia Waterpark, or join the Boyne Boat Adventure and paddle along the Boyne River.
A day of exploration of old and new, history and culture can be exhausting, so choose Crowne Plaza Dundalk, our hotel near Drogheda to ensure that you get all the comfort you need before or after a long day of activities in and around the town. If you have more time, why not visit some of the other nearby areas and attractions, like Newry.