Berford location

Local Area

Duleek takes its name from the Irish word diamh liag, meaning house of stones and referring to an early stone built church, St. Cianan’s Church, the ruins of which are still visible in Duleek today.

The development name of Berford takes its name from the Berford Cross, originally a wayside monument at Downstown, less than 2km from Duleek Village.

There are several local primary schools and secondary schools within 10 minutes drive, making Berford welcoming to families. With established sports clubs in Duleek village itself and access to rugby, GAA, tennis and swimming only a short drive away Berford will appeal to all ages and interests. Indeed, there are numerous golf clubs along the stunning coastline within 10km from Duleek village.

This historical town is well placed within the Dublin commuter belt and is strategically located between the N2 and M1 motorways and less than 10Km from Drogheda Train Station. The M50 Finglas junction of the N2, including Charlestown Shopping Centre and Cinemas are less than 25 minutes’ drive. Berford also boosts convenient access to the range of coastal amenities of Laytown and Bettystown.

Laytown Races, Drogheda

Transport and Amenities

Local amenities in the town include pharmacies, playgrounds, crèche facilities, local shops, health centre, pub, GAA club, pitch and putt and parish church.


1. Duleek Boys National School
2. Realt Na Mara Girls & Boys
National School
3. Le Cheile Educate Together
4. Sacred Heart Secondary School
5. St Mary’s Parish Primary School
6. Saint Josephs Secondary School
7. Playmates Montessori Preschool
8. St Joseph’s C.B.S. Primary
9. Drogheda Grammer Secondary School

Cafes & Restaurants

10. Sage & Stones Cafe
11. The Greyhound Pub
12. Marios Take Away
13. Angelos Take Away
14. Costa
15. Moran’s Pub
16. Bestro Bt
17. Nans Cafe & Cakery
18. Relish Café
19. Insomnia
20. Black Bull Inn
21. Fifty 4 Seafood Bar
22. Bru Bar Bistro
23. West 29 Restolounge
24. Macari’s
25. Gilna’s The Cottage Inn
26. Katies Kitchen


27. Foleys Butchers
28. McNallys Pharmacy 365
29. Lowthes Londis
30. Duleek Pharmacy
32. You’re Gorgeous Hair
33. The Beauty Room Hairdresser
34. Savannah Beauty Clinic
35. Southgate Shopping Centre
36. Laurence Shopping Centre
37. Drogheda Town Centre
38. Scotch Hall Shopping Centre


39. Credit Union Limited
40. Veterinary Hospital
41. Library

Sports & Leisure

42. Saint Cianans Boxing Club
43. Aura Drogheda Leisure Centre
44. Boyne Valley Leisure Centre
45. County Louth Golf Club
46. Piltown Golf Driving Range
47. Laytown Pitch & Putt Club
48. Laytown/Bettystown Golf Club
49. Laytown/Bettystown Tennis Club
50. Donacarney Celtic Football Club
51. St Colmcilles GAA Club
52. Village Hotel
53. Beaches

Berford location map
Berford location map