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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Historic Site
“An ongoing restoration, Portumna Castle and gardens are well worth a visit. Set alongside Lough Derg, with Portumna Forest Park on it's doorstep.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“On the shores of Lough Derg. 'Although gutted by fire in 1826,' the guidebook says, 'the Castle is still an imposing example of early 17th Century Irish architecture.' Actually very interesting.”
  • 8 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Siobhan and Davide run this lovely bistro style restaurant in the heart of Portumna. A limited but lovely and seasonal menu.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“A haunting element of Irish history, well told. There are often art exhibitions here too.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 2 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Neighborhood
“Castle & Gardens, Workhouse Museum, Lake - Fishing, Swimming, Water sports, Supermarket, Library, Tourist information, Doctor's, Bank/Cash point, Farmers market.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Reasonably priced, Good selection, Nice environment, comfortable seating. Healthy options available. Tasty”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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  • 1 local recommends
General Entertainment
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“The Engine Rooom on Clonfert Avenue if you want to keep up your fitness routine or just try something different The Engine Room has lots of different classes on. I particularly enjoy the Zumba class. The staff are very experienced, very helpful and passionate about keeping fit. The premises are bright and clean with excellent showering facilities. Find them on Facebook ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends