Bennett Stage 5
(Maryborough) is the principal town in County Laois. A compact market town,
formerly known as Maryborough, Portlaoise offers a relaxed shopping experience
with many friendly, family-run shops and a number of award-winning restaurants,
hotels, bustling pubs and great nightlife. The Dunamaise Arts Centre offers a
diverse arts and drama programme.
Tel 057-8621178. The Tourist Office is located on Lyster Square in the centre of
Portlaoise for detailed town and county maps.
Tel 057-8621178 (Portlaoise Tourist Office) or Tel 057-8664132 (Tourism Laois