Information Meath Ireland


General information Meath

County Meath (Contae na Mí or an Mhí in Irish) was named after the historic kingdom and province of Mide (meaning "middle"). Today it sometimes goes by the nickname "The Royal County" due to its history as seat of the ancient High Kings of Ireland. The County Town is Navan, home to the county hall and government, although Trim, the former County Town, has historical significance and remains a sitting place of the circuit court.

Meath has a rich history and there are many site of interest including The Hill of Tara, Castles at Trim, Slane, Dunsany & Killeen, Religious ruins at Trim, Bective, Slane, Dunsany & Skryne, 2500-year-old mound structures at Telltown and the Brú na Bóinne Unesco World Heritage Site.

Accommodation in Meath

Meath provides you an abundance of accommodation options to suit your requirement and your budget. Bed & Breakfast, Guest Houses, Hostels, Hotels and Farm Houses are some of the possible alternatives for your stay in Meath.

Hotels in Meath

Hotels in Meath allow act as a perfect base for exploring both Ireland’s past, thanks to its assortment of historical sits and present thanks to its close proximity to Dublin City. Hotels in Meath include Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa, The Hamlet Court and Newgrange Lodge.

Bed & Breakfast in Meath

Bed & breakfast accommodation in Meath offers you a comfortable and affordable stay along with deliciously cooked breakfast to suit your budget. B&B in Meath includes names such as Aisling B&B ib Ashbourne, The Yellow House in Navan and Beechwood Lodge in Trim.

Meath Restaurants

Meath restaurants serve a variety of modern international dishes and traditional classics. Popular restaurants in Meath include Zucchinis in Navan, Knightsbrook Hotel in Trim and Killeen Castel in Dunshaughlin.

Shopping in Meath

There are loads of shops to explore and browse during your time in Meath. The Royal County has everything from small antique shops and quaint specialist food stores to grand shopping centres such as Navan Shopping Centre with over 70 shops

Meath Car Rental

Car Hire in Meath provides low cost Irish Car Rental with the cheapest rates. Rental locations include Trim Car Hire, Dunboyne Car Hire, Enfield Car Hire, Kilmessan Car Hire and Oldcastle Car Hire.

Meath Golf

Meath has many fine parkland golf courses including Headford Golf Club in Kells, Navan Golf Club and Killeen Castle, venue for the 2011 Solheim Cup.