I.NY’s location in the 1,200 year-old city of Limerick presents a perfect opportunity to explore this often overlooked city. A bustling cultural life is built upon the city’s medieval history, resonating within the castles, streets and buildings that history left behind. The beautifully restored King John’s Castle, the hidden treasures of the Hunt Museum and the beautiful Georgian quarter reveal much of the city’s layered history, while Limerick City Gallery of Art and the Milk Market open a window into its thriving modern life marked by art, music, food…and of course Munster rugby.
During your visit you can also connect with the beauty of the wider Limerick county, such as the stunning Lough Gur. With Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way at your doorstep you can go on to experience some of the most iconic, arresting and natural scenery Ireland has to offer.You can do all this alongside some of our best hotels, restaurants, bars and venues.
In this section you can browse some I.NY recommendations for places to stay, eat, drink and explore in Limerick City, or find out more on Limerick.ie
There are lots of wonderful hotels in Limerick City, to suit every budget. Here are some of our favourites.
The George Hotel Limerick is a luxury hotel located on a corner of O’Connell Street in Limerick. The ultra modern hotel is right in Limerick city centre, making it the perfect starting point for shoppers, gig-goers, sports fans or tourists visiting local attractions. Guests can experience the perfect match of cutting edge cosmopolitan boutique hotel style along with an unparalleled standard of service, and accommodation is sure to impress even the most discerning traveller.
The Greenhills Hotel is one of the only hotels in Limerick that is family run. The hotel has a friendly and relaxed atmosphere that only a family run hotel can offer. The hotel is ideally located near Thomond Park, the home of Munster rugby, and close to King John’s castle while being just a short distance into Limerick city centre. This location also allows for easy access from the M7 motorway making it ideal for visits to Bunratty castle, Adare village or visits from Shannon airport, or closer to home namely Cork, Kerry and Galway.
The Strand Hotel
Discover a warm Limerick welcome in a hotel that takes pride of place in the heart of the city. The hotel has a magical Riverside setting overlooking the River Shannon and is close to such landmarks as Thomond Park, Limerick Milk Market and King Johns Castle. The hotel has a reputation as one of the finest hotels in Limerick with award winning dining, state of the art leisure centre and exceptional spaces for your special occasion or conference. All of this in addition to superb & attentive service.
The Castletroy Park Hotel
Discover the elegance of the Castletroy Park Hotel Limerick where contemporary chic meets the very best of original Irish hospitality. Whether it is the renowned afternoon tea in the tranquil Garden Room, fine dining in McLaughlins Restaurant or the modern Irish cuisine dinner or lunch in the Bar, your expectations will be exceeded. The Castletroy Park Hotel is located close to Limerick city and is situated just off the M7 Dublin motorway, adjacent to the University of Limerick and just minutes from Limericks centre of commerce.
No.1 Pery Square
Situated in the Georgian Quarter, No.1 Pery Square is a boutique hotel like no other. Situated directly across from Limerick’s beautifully preserved People’s Park and City Gallery, it has luxurious accommodation. You will look no further for exquisite food, from fine dining in Sash Restaurant to afternoon tea in the drawing room, and an award winning spa. For further information on their guest rooms, town house and other unique features, click here
Award winning 4 star Absolute Hotel, Sir Harry’s Mall, Limerick is rated as the number 1 hotel on TripAdvisor in Limerick. A modern, boutique hotel overlooking the River Shannon, Absolute Hotel boasts an independently owned spa, Vanilla Browns Spa, is a stones throw from the Medieval Quarter and serves delicious food from early until late.
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The Savoy Hotel, is a luxurious 5 star boutique property ideally located in the heart of Limerick City. With its central location The Savoy is gateway to The Wild Atlantic Way. Surrounded by some of Ireland’s most scenic landscapes, The Savoy provides the perfect location from which to discover, and be a part of, life in Limerick. Explore many famous Irish landmarks, theatrical and sporting events, only a short walk or taxi-ride away from your base at The Savoy. Click here to find out more.