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Shannon Princess - Golf Cruise

Shannon Princess - Golf Cruise

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€31,400 Per Charter

Premier Class

 

Golf cruise in Ireland is a must for golf lovers! Take a 6-night cruise from Killaloe to Glasson which enables you to experience a unique voyage in the most interesting places while enjoying your passion for golf! 

  • Country / Region
    Ireland /
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    SPGOLF0816
  • Itinerary
    Killaloe to Glasson
  • Cabins
    5
  • Max Passengers
    10
From
€31,400 Per Charter

Premier Class

 

Golf cruise in Ireland is a must for golf lovers! Take a 6-night cruise from Killaloe to Glasson which enables you to experience a unique voyage in the most interesting places while enjoying your passion for golf! 

  • Country / Region
    Ireland /
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    SPGOLF0816
  • Itinerary
    Killaloe to Glasson
  • Cabins
    5
  • Max Passengers
    10
Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Cabin accommodation (twin or double bed) with en-suite bathroomActivityActivity Excursions and admittance fees as per the itinerary DrinksDrinks Open bar with alcoholic and non alcoholic drinksInclusionInclusion Sun deck with spa poolTransportation Transportation Vehicle for transfers and excursions ActivityActivity Use of bicyclesMealsMeals Gourmet meals paired with wine and cheeseItineraryItinerary Cruise between Killaoe and Glasson.TransfersTransfers Transfers from/to the bargeInclusionInclusion WiFi on board

Summary

Embark on a unique cruise experience from Killaloe to Glasson and indulge into numerous golf activities along with your 6-night voyage on board the beautiful Shannon Princess. You'll visit some of Ireland's famous golf clubs such as Lahinch Golf Club, Adare Manor Golf Resort, K Golf Club and Glasson Golf and Country Club. Uncover the mysteries of the Leap Castle and be captivated by the beautiful sceneries from the riverside of towns you'll pass by. 
 

Cruise Highlights

  • Visit the historic town of Killaloe
  • Enjoy 18-holes at the Lahinch Golf Club
  • Explore the Adare Manor Golf Resort, an exquisite 18-hole Championship course
  • Visit Mossfield Organic Cheese Farm
  • Discover Leap Castle, Ireland's most haunted house
  • Visit K Golf Club and Glasson Golf and Country Club
  • Visit Old Kilbeggan Distillery, oldest licensed distillery in the world
     

Inclusions

  • Local transfers between Dublin and the hotel barge
  • Luxury 6-night cruise
  • All meals on board catered for by the on board Master Chef
  • Open bar 24/7 with a large range of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks
  • All wines served throughout the cruise
  • Excursions and admittance fees as per the itinerary
  • Services of 5 crew
  • Use of barge facilities including wireless internet access, spa-pool and bicycles on request

Cruise Cuisine

Regional Specialities
Baked Baby Lobster, Roast Sholder of Lamb, Black Velvet Crepes filled with Raspberries and served with Champagne Sauce


Wine Cellar
A wide selection of French & other European wines, complemented by fine Irish single malt whiskies


Cheese Board
Cashel Blue Farmhouse Cheese; Cooleeney; Boilie Goats Cheese; Carrigbyrne St. Brenden; Durrus; Gubbeen

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Itinerary 

Killaloe to Glasson

Day 1, Sunday
We meet you at the designated meeting place and transfer you by coach to the Shannon Princess moored in historic Killaloe. On arrival, enjoy a welcome Irish Coffee or a pint of Murphy's on tap. The afternoon is free to relax or stroll the picturesque town. Visit St Flannan's Cathedral, which was originally commenced in 1180 but destroyed by Donal Mor O'Brian and rebuilt some 200 years later in a Gothic style. Welcome dinner aboard.

Day 2, Monday
Enjoy an early morning cruise to the spectacular reaches of the lower Shannon to Mountshannon.  After a leisurely breakfast, you are transferred to Lahinch Golf Club - ranked in the World's top 100 and dating back to 1892, making it one of Ireland's oldest clubs! The golf course is a 70 minute drive each way, but well worth it! Enjoy 18 holes followed by lunch in the clubhouse. Dinner on board. (18 holes, 6115m, Par 72).

Day 3, Tuesday
Sunrise cruise to Dromineer and then transfer to Adare Manor Golf Resort, an exquisite 18-hole Championship course features 230 acres of lush Irish countryside with lakes and river meandering throughout.  The Adare course was designed by legendary Robert Trent Jones Senior.  Return to the barge moored in Dromineer and then dinner on board followed by a late evening cruise to Terryglass, three times winner of Ireland's tidiest town competition. (18 holes, 6815m, Par 71).

Day 4, Wednesday
After breakfast we depart to neighbouring Mossfield Organic Cheese Farm & then Leap Castle, reputed to be Ireland's most haunted house.  You will be hosted by Sean Ryan-a renowned musician and his family will invite you into their unusual home.  Return to the barge and enjoy a lovely lunch featuring local produce. We cruise through the ever-changing river flood plain bringing us to our overnight mooring at the lively little river town of Banagher.  After dinner, we enjoy music and banter at a local pub.  

Day 5, Thursday
Cruise through the protected Callows, a wild life flora and fauna reserve, mooring at the ancient ruins of Clonmacnoise.  After a guided tour we enjoy lunch on board, whilst cruising to Athlone.  After lunch we transfer to K Golf Club, host golf club for the 2006 Ryder Cup.  The Arnold Palmer designed course is one of the premier parkland golf courses in Europe.  Return to the barge for dinner on board followed by golf lore and music at a waterside pub in Athlone.

Day 6, Friday
After breakfast, cruise to Glasson through Shannon's beautiful Lough Ree & Inner Lakes and moor right next to the 17th tee at Glasson Golf and Country Club, a superb golf course with a variety of tees. A Christy O'Connor design quoted as "the best he has done so far". The course presents you with many challenges and treats, as well as spectacular views from all 18 holes. A grand finale to an Irish Golf Week! Afternoon visit for a tasting at a local Whiskey Distillery. Old Kilbeggan Distillery is the oldest licenced distillery in the world, dating back to 1757. Farewell Dinner Aboard. (18 holes, 6400m, Par 72).

Day 7, Saturday
After breakfast transfer by coach to the designated drop off point.

Barge Details 

Shannon Princess Deck Plan

Shannon Princess deck plan

  • 107 feet long
  • 10 passengers
  • 5 crew
  • 5 twin/double state rooms with en-suite facilities
  • Air-conditioned
  • Centrally Heated
  • CD player/iPod dock
  • Sun deck with spa pool
  • Touring bicycles on request
  • Air-conditioned minibus
  • WiFi (Subject to local reception)
Dates & Prices 

Rates for 2017

Departure Dates (Sunday) Suite per person Single Supplement
July 30 4,190 Euros 1,500 Euros
Aug 6, 13, 20, 27 4,190 Euros 1,500 Euros
September 3, 10, 17, 24 4,190 Euros 1,500 Euros

Charter (Whole Barge)

Departure Dates (Sunday) Charter 6 ppl Charter 8 ppl Charter 10 ppl
July 30 35,700 Euros 37,600 Euros 39,500 Euros
Aug 6, 13, 20, 27 35,700 Euros 37,600 Euros 39,500 Euros
September 3, 10, 17, 24 35,700 Euros 37,600 Euros 39,500 Euros

Rates for 2018

Departure Dates Suite per person Single Supplement
April 22, 29 3,950 Euros 1,350 Euros
May 6, 13, 20, 27 4,490 Euros 1,550 Euros
June 3, 10, 17, 24 4,490 Euros 1,550 Euros
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 4,490 Euros 1,550 Euros
August 5, 12, 19, 26 4,490 Euros 1,550 Euros
September 2, 9, 16, 23 4,490 Euros 1,550 Euros

Charter (Whole Barge)

Departure Dates Charter 6 ppl Charter 8 ppl Charter 10 ppl
April 22, 29 33,400 Euros 35,200 Euros 37,000 Euros
May 6, 13, 20, 27 37,600 Euros 39,800 Euros 42,000 Euros
June 3, 10, 17, 24 37,600 Euros 39,800 Euros 42,000 Euros
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 37,600 Euros 39,800 Euros 42,000 Euros
August 5, 12, 19, 26 37,600 Euros 39,800 Euros 42,000 Euros
September 2, 9, 16, 23 37,600 Euros 39,800 Euros 42,000 Euros

Theme Cruise Supplement

Theme Region Available For Supplement
Golf Ireland Charter up to 10 ppl 750 Euros per passenger

Only those golfing pay the supplement. Not all persons on a golf charter must play golf. Golf cruises include 4 pre booked tee times and transfers to and from the clubs. Some departures are available for 1-2 people to book and join other golfers on board. 

Terms & Conditions

Prices shown in Euros and will be converted in Australian Dollar (AUD) at time of payment using a daily ROE. An initial deposit of €800 is payable at the time of booking. The balance must be paid within 90 days as per our terms and conditions and as specified in our confirmation invoice, which will be despatched when the booking form has been processed. Cancellation policy applies to all bookings.

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