Shannon Princess is a boutique hotel barge that cruises the fabled River Shannon and its loughs in Ireland. It provides accommodation for up to 10 guests in 5 en-suite cabins. Owned and operated by Ruairi & Olivia Gibbons. They have brought their passion and skills for hospitality and boating to create a wonderful barge vacation.

Enjoy living life at the glorious pace of the Shannon Princess. Cruise through the heart of Ireland, moor at riverside villages, and experience private guided shore visits.

Thoughtfully designed throughout, Shannon Princess provides all the indulgent comforts of a private floating hotel. The classic Saloon mixes contemporary styles with local arts and antiques & has its own viewing deck. Each of the 5 stylish light filled staterooms may be configured as twin or double cabins and have modern en-suite bathrooms. A large terrace style sun deck with oversized rattan sofas, armchairs, dining table & BBQ area add to the Shannon Princess experience.

Deluxe on board accommodations include Air Conditioning, Spa pool, wifi, delicious cuisine and curated wines.

Shannon Princess is proud of its reputation for fantastic food, with an emphasis on delicious modern local cuisine. Each day menus are prepared by sourcing the finest and freshest free range and organic produces from farm shops and country markets along the River Shannon and from the coast.

On board Shannon Princess your hosts and their friendly attentive crew delight in showcasing a carefully chosen selection of excellent fine wines, whiskeys and spirits from local distilleries, craft beers and indulgent liqueurs. All perfect as a complement to delicious gourmet dining or for sundowners on deck.

Shannon Princess is now booking for 2018.

It can be booked on an individual cabin basis or as an exclusive Charter for up to 10 guests.

Cruises choices offered are Classic Cruise, Walking Cruise, Golf Cruise and Family Cruise.

Extra activities may also be added on a pay as you go “a la carte” basis including: golf, fishing & horse riding.

Take a luxury hotel barge cruise on the River Shannon an area of natural beauty, unspoiled landscapes, wild fowl reserves, history, antiquity and folklore – a trip of a lifetime.