SHANNON PRINCESS

Barge

Shannon Princess II Golf Itinerary
Killaloe to Athlone  

Day 1 Sunday   You are met at Aberdeen Lodge Hotel in Dublin at 3pm and transferred by private coach to Shannon Princess in Killaloe. On arrival, enjoy a welcome Irish Coffee or a pint of Murphy's on tap. The afternoon is free to relax or stroll the picturesque town. Visit St Flannan's Cathedral, which was originally commenced in 1180 but destroyed by Donal Mor O'Brian and rebuilt some 200 years later in a Gothic style. Welcome dinner onboard 

Day 2 Monday  After a leisurely breakfast, you are transferred to Lahinch Golf Club - ranked in the Worlds top 100! The golf course is a 70 minute drive each way, but well worth it! Enjoy 18 holes followed by lunch in the clubhouse. Arrive back to the Shannon Princess for a late afternoon cruise to Mountshannon. Dinner onboard. (18 holes, 6115m, Par 72) 

Day 3 Tuesday  Cruise the Lough, past Derg Island of Illamore to the charming sheltered harbour of historic Terryglass. Transfer to the prestigious Portumna Golf Club, a parkland championship course. A round of golf and back to Terryglass, three times national winner of Irelands tidiest town competition. Dinner onboard. (18 holes, 6123m, Par 71) 

Day 4 Wednesday  Depart by bus for Galway Bay Golf Course on the Atlantic Shore. A Christy O'Connor Jr designed Course, approx. 90 minutes transfer one way and 70 minutes return. This is a great opportunity for anyone who wishes to break from golf and shop in the famous Galway City. After lunch we cross Lough Derg to Portumna, re-entering the Shannon River through Portumna "swing bridge". Lunch onboard. Arrive in Banagher, and with Irish hospitality, visit Haughs, the infamous Singing Pub. Dinner onboard. (18 holes, 5958m, Par 72) 

Day 5 Thursday   After breakfast transfer to Athlone Golf Club located on the shores of Lough Ree, approximately 30 minutes transfer one way but no return transfer. This high quality golf course commands spectacular views of Lough Ree. Return to Shannon Princess at her new mooring in Hodson Bay, a few hundred yards from the clubhouse. Dinner aboard. (18 holes, 5937m, Par 72 for men and Par 75 for women) 

Day 6 Friday   After breakfast, cruise to Glasson and moor right next to the 17th tee at Glasson Golf and Country Club, a superb golf course with a variety of tees. A Christy O'Connor design quoted as "the best he has done so far". The course presents you with many challenges and treats, as well as spectacular views from all 18 holes. A grand finale to an IRISH Golf Week! After lunch, moor at Athlone in the shadow of the castle. Visit Athlone, home of Irelands oldest pub. Farewell Dinner Aboard. (18 holes, 6400m, Par 72) 

Day 7 Saturday   After breakfast you will disembark. 

Itinerary is subject to change On alternative weeks the barge cruises in the reverse direction. Itinerary is subject to change 

Special interest cruises such as Golf and Equestrian charters can be accommodated with advance notice. Golf courses include Lahinch, Galway Bay and Glasson.

 

2017 Rates

Shannon Princess II
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Charter 10 passengers wholeboat Regular 47000
Charter 10 passengers wholeboat Value 41500
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 41400
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 37100
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 44200
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 39300
Single supplement Regular 1700
Suite per person Regular 5050
Suite per person Value 4400
Single supplement Value 1500

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Oct 01 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Sep 03,10,17,24 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Apr 23,30 Value Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Aug 06,13,20,27 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
July 02,09,16,23,30 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Jun 04,11,18,25 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
May 07,14,21,28 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse

2018 Rates

Shannon Princess II
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 37100
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 41400
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 44200
Single supplement Value 1500
Suite per person Regular 5050
Suite per person Value 4400
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 39300
Charter 10 passengers wholeboat Regular 47000
Charter 10 passengers wholeboat Value 41500
Single supplement Regular 1700

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
May 6, 13, 20, 27; Jun 3, 10, 17, 24 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
July 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Aug 06, 13, 20, 27; Sep 02, 09, 16, 23 Regular Athlone to Killaloe or reverse
Apr 22, 29 Value Athlone to Killaloe or reverse

- $800 per person supplement for golf cruises.

 

Meeting Point
Ireland - Dublin - Aberdeen Lodge Hotel, Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1 - Sunday 3 p.m.
Transfer included.


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