Glin Castle is situated on the banks of the River Shannon in Glin, Co. Limerick - the gateway to Southwest Ireland and the Wild Atlantic Way. Europe’s famous Shannon International Airport is just a 30-minute drive away, Cork Airport a 90-minute drive and Dublin Airport 2 hours and 30 minutes from us. And with connecting flights to most major European and US cities from all three airports, Glin Castle is easily accessible to all.
Glin Castle is an ideal base from which to explore some of Ireland's most notable visitor attractions and the world’s most beautiful sights such as breathtaking Cliffs of Moher (an hour's distance), the stunning Dingle Penninsula (an hour and a half drive), the 15th century Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (45 minutes drive) the unmissable Killarney town and the Ring of Kerry (an hour and fifteen minutes drive), Adare Village heritage town named Ireland's prettiest village.
Local amenities include several golf courses within an hours drive: Ballybunion approx. half an hour, Tralee Golf course an hour, Doonbeg approx. an hour, Adare 45 minutes. The ferry across the Shannon into Clare leaves every half an hour and takes 20 minutes. This opens up the Wild Atlantic Way, to the north, the incredibly popular tourist route. To the south lies Listowel, Tralee, Dingle and Killarney and the Southern arm of the Wild Atlantic Way.