Collooney is a great place to base yourself in Sligo as some of the city’s star attractions are nearby. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s list is the fascinating Tobernalt Holy Well and the much-loved Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery. Also, well worth the effort are the Sligo Riding Centre and the Sligo Folk Park.
To gain a deeper understanding of Sligo, visit one of its museums and theaters. Take the time to see the many exhibit spaces such as the Yeats Memorial Building, the Sligo County Museum and Woodville Farm. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Hawks Well Theatre. Enjoy the wonderful displays at the Model Arts and Niland Gallery.
Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Pack all you need for a good time on the waterfront with the entire family and drive out to Lough Gill.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, visit OConnell Street.
When it’s time to slow down after a day spent exploring the charming streets of Collooney, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Glasshouse, the Sligo Park Hotel & Leisure Club, and the popular Best Western Sligo Southern Hotel.