Let Limerick Surprise You
Limerick where our edge has been sharpened as much by harsh atlantic wins as by the tough trials of history. At the edge of the Shannon where the river meets the ocean there is a city on an island - Limerick!
Few regions offer the magical blend of City and County quite like Limerick. Famed for the friendliness of its people, whether you are a veteran or a Limerick debutant, you are sure to enjoy yourself!
With a whole host of superb, fun festivals, exciting arts and cultural events and awardwinning restaurants, shopping, buzzing nightlife, top class activities and attractions, Limerick truly has something for everyone to enjoy! The Limerick Strand Hotel is an award winning four star hotel ideally located on O’Callaghan Strand in the heart of Limerick City Centre. With stunning vistas of The River Shannon and a birds-eye view of every landmark in the historical city.
From exploring King John’s Castle a 7 minute walk from the Limerick Strand Hotel, located in the heart of the city’s medieval district to tracing Frank McCourt’s footsteps on an Angela’s Ashes walking tour, to mountainbiking in Ballyhoura there is something for everyone.
Limerick is a shoppers paradise! The streets are teeming with glossy shops and high street stores, while pedestrian plazas are lined with colourful, independent boutiques where you will find some unique pieces. Limerick City and County also have some excellent food markets.
Limerick is a foodie hotspot! Bulging with award winning Restaurants, Cafés & of course The Famous Saturday Food Market at Limerick Milk Market is known throughout the region and nationally as one of Ireland’s best markets for local artisan producers. With over 160 years of history, it is covered by a state of the art permanent modern canopy but retains all its original charm. Many of its food producers have been operating for decades, some benefiting from generations of food producing and market trading, and are known at a national level for food excellence. Market open Friday through Sunday. Limerick Milk Market, Limerick City Centre. Make sure to bring a shopping bag and an empty stomach! View #eatinlimerick Foodie Guidemap
Limerick boasts a diverse culture and arts scene where there’s always something going on! With so much to see and do, you can always join a guided tour or hop on a city sightseeing bus to find all of Limerick’s hidden treasures.
Once you have explored our beautiful city relax at the 4* Limerick Strand Hotel, the hotel offers unrivalled services throughout. The 184 bedrooms are equipped with all of the essential’s a modern traveller needs including 200mb complimentary WI- FI.
Enjoy award winning dining in The Terrace Bar & Restaurant. Menus reflect the very best of locally sourced, farm fresh produce created by Executive Chef Tom Flavin, The Terrace Bar offers a more casual option, enjoying great popularity with our local residents and live music every weekend.
Energize Leisure Club is complimentary to all our guests with 20m swimming pool, hydrotherapy pool, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gym
The on-site underground car park offers over 200 spaces to guests.