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Discover the treasures of Ireland’s Heartlands

The Shannon Princess - The ultimate luxury river cruise

upper deck on the Shannon Princess
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Shannon Princess is a luxury crewed hotel barge that cruises the River Shannon and her loughs in Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands.

The River Shannon and its lakes showcase Ireland at its finest and features a landscape of lush green fields, ancient Celtic cairns and an abundance of wildlife.

Explore waterside villages, cycle and walk country lanes where little has changed through the centuries. Savor private shore visits, fantastic food, and attentive service.

Guests onboard will enjoy all the indulgent comforts of their own private floating hotel. Deluxe accommodations include air conditioning, a deck side spa pool, touring bikes, WiFi, and delicious dining and wines. Cruises can be booked by the cabin or as an exclusive charter for up to 10 guests. Cruises run from April through to October each year. The Shannon Princess is part of Ireland ‘s Blue Book private rentals collection.

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Cruises are all inclusive and of a 6-night/7-day duration. Choose from a variety of cruise options including classic, walking, golf, and family cruises. Family-run by the Gibbons family, the Shannon Princess is the perfect way to explore what Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands has to offer.

Shannon Princess – Shannon River Cruise in a Luxury Hotel Barge