Things to Do


There are a range of cultural activities nearby including Old Gaol and the Dundalk Museum. Glen Gat House is within walking distance of pubs, restaurants, bars, bus/train stations & vibrant shopping centre. Situated midway between Dublin & Belfast there are several attractions within easy reach.

Enjoying a central location this is an excellent base to explore the area.

We are ideally located for pursuing all your holiday activates. Whether you choose to walk in the Cooley Mountains, visit medieval and picturesque Carlingford with spectacular views of the Mourne Mountains and Carlingford Lough.

Choose from many Championship Golf courses nearby including Greenore, Dundalk, Concra Wood Ballymascanlon, Killen Park, Seapoint and Baltray.

The pub scene in Dundalk is varied and caters for all form those looking to socialise in a trendy bar with several beer types to those who just want to sip a drink while listening to traditional Irish music.

In the Cooley Mountains down to the medieval and picturesque Town of Carlingford with spectacular views of Mourne Mountains and Carlingford Lough

On one of the many wonderful courses – Greenore, Dundalk, Concra Wood, Ballymascanlon House Hotel, Killen Park, Seapoint and Baltray

Nearby Attractions Include

  • Cúchulainn Castle,
  • Proleek Dolmen,
  • Agnes Burns Cottage & Visitor Centre and Stephenstown Pond,
  • Monasterboice,
  • Old Mellifont Abbey,
  • Newgrange & Brú na Boinne Visitors Centre
  • Boyne Valley,

The beautiful seaside village of Blackrock is only a 10 minute drive away!

We are a short taxi ride from Darver Castle, Ballymascanlon Hotel, Crowne Plaza Hotel and a 5 minute walk from the Imperial Hotel.

Proleek Dolmen

Glen Gat Guesthouse is family run B&B open all year round. Ample roadside parking and enclosed car park at rear. All bedrooms have en-suite, TV, telephone, tea / coffee making facilities.