Woodford is a village in Co Galway. It is situated in the south east of the county between the Shannon River and the Slieve Aughty Mountains. It is 15.5km south west of Portumna and 59km south east of Galway City. It has a small artificial lake called Woodford Bay. There are also two golf courses within a few miles of the village at Curra and Portumna. There is also fishing and boating on the River Shannon. Local amenities include a national school, spa, GAA club, hairdressers and a selection of other shops and pubs.