Craughwell is a village and townland in Co Galway. It is located around 25km east of Galway City, which can be accessed via the 763 and 20 bus routes. The town of Loughrea is also just 12km to the east and can be accessed by bus also. The Dunkellin River flows through the village. Craughwell's amenities include three pubs, a Garda station, a pharmacy, a bookies, furniture stores, post office, hairdressers, two service stations, a lawnmower shop, and a pizzeria and fish and chip shop. There is also a hurling club, train station on the Limerick service and a national school.