County Meath is situated on Ireland’s north east coast. Its fertile valleys attracted Ireland’s first settlers and the earliest inhabitants legacy can be seen at the historic Neolithic tomb at New Grange, Brú na Bóinne and Loughcrew.
All of them predate the Egyptian pyramids and at Tara, the seat of Ireland’s High kings. For visitors to Meath, it is a perfect introduction to Ireland’s ancient past, where following St. Patrick’s arrival, abbeys and round towers were built to protect the monasteries and manuscripts.
Now modern Meath is home to a number of seaside holiday resorts along its coast, the best known being Bettystown stretching to Laytown. Golfers staying at our self catering accommodation in Meath, will have plenty of choice with an extensive variety of good courses.
Like many other counties on the east of Ireland, Meath has a strong equine tradition with horse racing at Fairyhouse being world famous. Our self catering accommodation in Meath at Bettystown and Trim, are a great choice for visitors to the county and for those who wish to visit the capital city of Dublin but avoid the inconvenience of having a car in town, there are regular trains from Drogheda.
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