The Shannon Region Boasts some of the best hotels in the world, among them Norman Castles and Gothic Mansions, Coastal Resorts, luxury estates and urban retreats. Think pristine parkland estates, imposing baronial façades to historic grandeur underpinned by the finest modern comforts. With lavish decor, Michelin star dining, breath-taking views and abundant activities, your guests will enjoy our legendary hospitality.
We’ve handpicked some of the world class luxury destinations and activities available in the Shannon region:
Experiences out of the Ordinary
At Adare Manor, fill your days with excitement and discovery with a range of fun and exhilarating activities from an Irish Gundog Experience to padel and falconry. These amazing experiences have something to offer every guest. The golf course at Adare Manor has collected numerous global accolades, capped off with the recent confirmation of its Ryder Cup host venue status in 2027.
A magnificent playground of country pursuits, Dromoland Castle’s 450-acre estate offers up so many opportunities for fun with Clay Pigeon Shooting, Falconry, Horseback Riding and Archery and much more. Majestic Dromoland Lough is excellent for trout fishing or boating and its 18-hole championship golf course is famous for good reason.
Set against a spectacular backdrop of rugged landscape and shimmering sea waves, Trump International Golf Links & Hotel, Doonbeg offers a haven to golf enthusiasts, city-escapees, families, and surfers alike. This award winning Five Star Hotel with stunning sea views can organise guided walks, boat trips to nearby islands, caving, potholing and whiskey tasting.
Michelin Star Dining
The Oak Room at Adare Manor is Limerick’s first Michelin Star Restaurant. Head Chef Michael Tweedie and his team cook with restraint and according to the seasons in one of the most magical settings in Ireland. A handsome oak-panelled room that has always been the heart of the house, The Oak Room at Adare Manor was the original family dining room and, once again, it is where you are invited to enjoy food cooked with love and skill, sourced from throughout the island of Ireland.
New to the Scene
Introducing the Cashel Palace Hotel. Following a meticulous restoration project and sensitive renovation, guests will soon have the opportunity to escape to this intimate luxury residence in the heart of Ireland.
Built in 1734 and steeped in history, this former Archbishop’s grand country house became a hotel in the early 1960’s and hosted many famous visitors and friends alike; coming to view the world renowned Rock of Cashel from the hotel’s historic gardens and explore Ireland from this charming market town in Tipperary.
Be a King or Queen of your own Castle
Hiring a castle is a novel treat for small gatherings or celebrations. Glin Castle has been in the FitzGerald family for over 700 years. The castle with its superb interiors, decorative plasterwork and collections of Irish furniture and paintings, stands on the bank of the River Shannon, surrounded by formal gardens and parkland. It is available for exclusive hire for small groups of up to 16 people.
Gloster House is a 400-year-old, Irish country house right in the very centre of Ireland. Nestling at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains, it is surrounded by extensive gardens incorporating terraces, water features, woodland and lakes. Gloster House is a magical place and is available for exclusive use. The house has been extensively restored in recent years and has multiple event spaces for up to 180 guests. A unique setting for corporate functions, conferences, incentives and exclusive hire.