Limerick is the ideal hub for your west coast family adventure. One of Ireland’s oldest cities, it’s full of character and charm. Close to many top destinations within driving distance, it’s the perfect base for your trip. Experience its unique spirit, the friendliness of the people, the vibrancy of the Treaty City, the sporting passion, the rich history and of course, the rural majesty of County Limerick.
Limerick is packed full of fun and fascinating things to do and explore! With a range of hidden gems and exciting experiences for families, couples and friends alike, a staycation in Limerick has something for everyone to enjoy. Don’t know where to stay? Look no further, we’ve got you covered.
Rathkeale House Hotel
Rathkeale House Hotel is the first hotel on Limerick Greenway, offering access to the scenic 40km off-road walking and cycling route only a matter of steps away from the front door. Having undergone an extensive refurbishment with a significant investment, the owners have completely transformed this West Limerick Hotel into a charming, vibrant must visit destination. Nestled in an old orchard, the family run hotel oozes the allure and character of a modern-day hotel with large, spacious public areas, high ceilings, vibrant colours and modern day decor.
Explore the tranquil surroundings of the beautifully maintained hotel grounds before renting a bike and traversing the tranquil Greenway path. Renowned for their food, complete your evening with a delicious meal in the hotel’s bistro, which operates 7 days a week. The perfect stay with safe enclosed surroundings for families with children.
Longcourt House Hotel
This 4 star hotel is conveniently located a stone throw away from the bustling and vibrant town of Newcastle West. Embrace the unexpected when visiting Longcourt House Hotel as you will discover and experience so much more than you could have imagined. From the usual warm West Limerick welcome, to indulging in some of the finest local produce and having the craic in the hotel’s popular hotel bar, Chasers; which is regularly frequented by talented local musicians, you are sure to immerse yourself in the spirit and culture that the West Limerick region is known for.
Be sure to check out the hotel’s exclusive Greenway Offer which the friendly hotel staff will arrange for you on Limerick Greenway, allowing your family or group to explore the natural West Limerick countryside and they will even include a mouth-watering picnic for you to enjoy along the enclosed route.
If you are looking for somewhere to stay in Abbeyfeale, Leens Hotel is located in the heart of West Limerick, adjacent to the River Feale at the foothills of the breathtaking Mullagherik Mountains. Conveniently positioned, the hotel is a short 30 minutes drive from Tralee and less than an hour from Limerick.
The hotel is renowned locally and beyond for its friendly welcome, hospitality and high quality food. It’s the ideal choice for a break away to escape the hustle and bustle of the city or simply just enjoy a bite to eat with your friends. Whatever the occasion, the team will always go out of their way to make you feel at ease and relaxed. Recently refurbished to the highest standard, Leens is second to none if you are looking for a friendly experience that will stay with you long after you have checked out.
The Devon Inn Hotel
Situated in the quaint picturesque village of Templeglantine, a short 9km from Abbeyfeale and 11km from Newcastle West, the Devon Inn Hotel provides the perfect base from which you can begin exploring the scenic West Limerick landscape.
Whether you are hoping to enjoy a family break, a stress-free staycation or girlie getaway, The Devon Inn Hotel is the perfect choice to relax and explore the beautiful surroundings that County Limerick has to offer. Guests staying in the traditionally styled hotel can always look forward to an inviting and friendly welcome from the hotel’s team. This genuine welcome is not only a staple of the hotel’s staff, but also of the local people of Templeglantine.
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