Roscommon Town Stag Do Guide

For a stag party experience that your lads will treasure forever, bring them to the West, to the stag town of Roscommon in county Roscommon! Only two hour’s drive from Dublin, one from Galway and just twenty minutes from Athlone, Roscommon town is a gateway to the Western heaven! This town is perfect for those stag lads that enjoy great stag day activities, great accommodation, great food and great craic. The nightlife is quite traditional here, pubs are buzzing with Irish music being played every day of the week!

For those classy stag party goers who enjoy their comforts, take your pick from Roscommon Town top class hotels, two of which are four star ratings and above. One hotel in particular is a castle with an adjoining spa for the stag lads who want to be made feel like kings! On the other end of the scale, but by no means less enjoyable; there’s a great caravan and camping park near Roscommon town where your lads could have great fun and fellow stag bonding as you all try to get your tents built! For those in-betweeners that prefer just the straightforward stag accommodation, there’s a huge range of self-catering apartments and houses as well as comfortable guesthouses and B&Bs.

For the stags with a need for speed then have some fun experiencing a speedboat driving lesson! Sign up for the stag party package and enjoy a few drinks with a complimentary lunch. For the guys that really enjoy stag day water endeavours, then head to an adventure centre near Athlone town, just 20 minutes from Roscommon. Dive into stag activities like kayaking, windsurfing, pedal boating, surfing, power-boarding and sail-boarding!

For the stag party goers that want to stay on dry land but still want some high intensity fun, head to a fantastic adventure centre beside Lough Key, just a few kilometres from Roscommon town. Here your big strong men can act like Tarzan for the day and go whizzing down a zip wire, balance on a rope from the treetops in a harness, climb suspended ladders and swing into cargo nets! For the stag who wants to demonstrate his bravery, get him to ride a BMX across a tree-top bridge!

There are always plenty of more leisurely stag day activities to enjoy, like taking a boat tour on Lough Ree and enjoy a bit of fishing or perhaps an afternoon at a local brewery to sample some great tasting local beers? This afternoon could be an excellent prep for the big stag night ahead!

Stag Night Roscommon Town

Before the big stag night out in the popular town of Roscommon, some of your lads might like to line their stomachs! Choose from tasty Indian, Chinese, Italian, Irish and many other cuisine styles to satisfy those taste buds. Why not wash down your stag night meal with a few pints in some of the local pubs and bars. There’s always great traditional Irish music playing every night in the town so your stag party boys will not have a moment’s boredom! You can dance the night away and enjoy the electric atmosphere that the welcoming pubs of Roscommon always have on offer!

If your stag party wants to up the partying to the next level, then transport yourselves to the nearby town of Athlone to one of their excellent nightclubs to party the stag party through till dawn! These nightclubs are packed full with great cocktail bars and a variety of music on every floor to keep even the fussiest of stags in incredible form!

Roscommon Town Stag Do Ideas

Get your stags to wipe their sleepy eyes, get a good breakfast into them and head out and about Roscommon town to explore. Taste some local cheese and chutneys in the town’s popular artisan food and wine shop and buy a few treats to enjoy later. The owners of this shop have a café down the street so your stag lads can have a sit down meal and enjoy some delicious original Irish delicacies.

Enjoy a few swings at a scenic golf course close to Roscommon town where your lads can relax at the golf club’s bar and retell stag stories from the night before! Or talk a walk or cycle along a picturesque trail in Roscommon’s countryside. Grab a few photos of your stag party lads to prize in years to come. It’s guaranteed this stag night or weekend away in Roscommon town will have been one of unstoppable fun and entertainment from start to finish!

Roscommon Facts

Douglas Hyde, the very first president of Ireland was born in Roscommon!

Maureen O’Sullivan, a well known actress best known for the role of Jane Parker as a co-star to Johnny Weissmuller in the Tarzan movies, was born in the town of Boyle, Co. Roscommon.