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All reviews oldest pub in ireland great atmosphere beer garden the pub live music traditional music pint of guinness smoking area irish coffee friendly staff great guinness open fire great night few drinks old style visiting athlone definitely worth a visit
My husband and I came here as beer enthusiasts touring breweries/bars/pubs around the world. We were intrigued by the history and decided it was a “must” while in Ireland. We LOVED it! Our bartender (Timmy) was deeply and thoroughly knowledgeable on the history of the...More
You will find Sean's a place that reminds you of a cozy neighborhood bar - with a great blend of locals and tourists. The guys working behind the bar are examples of what make a bar great - lots of charm, lots of stories, good...More
If you like history and beer Sean’s pub is the place to go. Been around for over 1000 years. The place has lots of character and has some interesting displays. Friendly place bot beer is a little pricey.
We stopped here by accident after stopping at the “castle across the street”(more like an interactive museum for children). GREAT bar.. fireplace blazing, sawdust on floor. Had Guinness and some Irish coffees.
The controversary rages on who has the oldest bar in Ireland, Sean's bar or the Brazen Head Pub as the oldest bar......for me I don't really care but to cover my bases I went to both. There is so much history in both. They are...More
Hi rumgurl, hope all is well with you. Yes there are trains from Heuston station Dublin to Athlone daily. We are only a five minute walk from the train station in Athlone. If you were planning to visit us for a night there... More
Hi rumgurl, hope all is well with you. Yes there are trains from Heuston station Dublin to Athlone daily. We are only a five minute walk from the train station in Athlone. If you were planning to visit us for a night there are some great hotels in town to choose from too such as the Sheraton, Radisson Blu , Prince of Wales or Shamrock Lodge. See you soon !