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IrelandWelcome to our page of information, attractions and places of interest around Carrick-On-Shannon. The Carrick-On-Shannon hotels listed below are either in the town or we have given a rough guide as to how far they are from Carrick-On-Shannon. The Republic of Ireland is bound to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the east is the Irish Sea which reconnects to the ocean via the southwest with St. George's Channel and the Celtic Sea. The Republic of Ireland has 26 counties, and five cities — Dublin, Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford. The west-coast of Ireland features cliffs, hills and low mountains. The centre of the country is flat with large areas of bogland. We hope you enjoy your stay and find your ideal accommodation from our list of Carrick-On-Shannon hotels.

Carrick-on-Shannon is the county town of Leitrim, situated at a strategic crossing point of the River Shannon . The town is the principal cruiser base on the great river. The present Carrick bridge, built in 1846, took the place of a nine arch stone bridge, which in turn replaced a wooden structure. Nearby is the clubhouse of Carrick-on-Shannon Rowing Club, one of the foremost in the country since its establishment in 1827. Carrick-on-Shannon is the site of what is thought to be the second smallest chapel in the world, the 19th Century Costello chapel on Main street. Also see - Bed and breakfast in Carrick-On-Shannon

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Attractions Lough Key Forest Park, Rockingham, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Tel: 071-966 2363. Lough Key Forest Park combines walks, wildlife, beautiful scenery and lakeside attractions. The 240 hectares (600 acres) park was formerly part of the Rockingham Estate, home of the Stafford King Harmon family. It comprises forested areas and open parkland, tunnels, a viewing tower, ice-house, Bog Garden, gazebo and
approximately 10 kms of forest walks.
About 6 miles west of Carrick-On-Shannon.

 Lough Key Forest Park

Attractions Carrick-On-Shannon - situated on the River Shannon it is has become one of the most popular destinations for cruise holidays in Ireland. It is the boating capital of the inland waterways and boasts a number of modern marinas and harbours. Location: In the centre of Carrick-On-Shannon.

Attractions Carrick-On-Shannon - the Costello Chapel, Bridge Street. This tiny R.C. chapel is the smallest in Ireland and reputedly the second smallest in the world. It measures only 16ft long, 12ft wide and 30ft high. It was built in 1877 by Edward Costello in memory of his wife, Mary Josephine Costello who died at the age of 47 on 6th of October 1877. Location: In the centre of Carrick-On-Shannon.

Carrick-On-Shannon - the Costello Chapel

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Cesh Corran Town House, B & B /Selfcatering properties, Abbey Terrace, Old Sligo Road, Boyle

Cesh Corran Town House Boyle

Bed and breakfast & self catering accommodation

Cesh Corran is a beautifully restored Edwardian house that overlooks historic Boyle Abbey. This convenient and elegant retreat is ideal for those who wish to relax and enjoy the West and North West of Ireland. more details
Contact: Mary Cooney
Tel. 071 9662265
Cell 087 2437350
Tel from overseas 00353 71 9662265
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(Approx 9 miles from Carrick-on-Shannon).

Una Bhan Tourism Centre
Una Bhan Tourism Centre
King House
Boyle
County Roscommon
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accommodation in & around Boyle County Roscommon - Una Bhan Tourism CentreThe Una Bhan Tourism Co-operative is a group of families who get together to provide all-in holiday arrangements. Country Homes, Guesthouses, Farmhouses, Camping /Caravans, Self Catering & Hotels mainly in Boyle Co.Roscommon and the surrounding area.. more details
Contact: Patricia
Tel: 00353 (0) 79 63033
Fax: 00353 (0) 79 63033
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For hotels accommodation in other areas near to Carrick-On-Shannon Leitrim see Boyle hotels & Longford hotels.

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