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About Athlone

Athlone is a town in County Westmeath, Ireland. It is located on the River Shannon near the southern shore of Lough Ree. It is the second most populous town in the Midlands Region with a population of 21,349 in the 2016 census.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Athlone. Prices start at €87 per night.

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It is currently 12:48 PM in Athlone. Athlone uses GMT Standard Time and also supports GMT Daylight Time.