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King Johns Castle Limerick

The Absolute Hotel Limerick is the closest hotel to Limerick’s most iconic building and tourist attraction - King Johns Castle Limerick. Located in the heart of medieval Limerick City, this 13th century castle is suitable for all ages. Explore the visitor centre with state-of-the-art interpretive activities and exhibitions and take in the views of the majestic Shannon River.

21st century touch screen technology, 3D models and discovery drawer are among the exciting techniques that will connect you to tales of siege and warfare. Children will love the dazzling array of computer-generated animations and ghostly projections as they travel back through time. The Education and Activity Room is bustling with tasks to stimulate curious minds.

In the busy courtyard, you will discover a medieval campaign tent, a blacksmiths forge and scenes from a seventeenth century siege. The sights, scenes and sounds of King John’s Castle and its environs all combine to recreate the atmosphere of the era.

To unlock the history of Limerick you are only a 7-minute walk from the Absolute Hotel to King Johns Castle.

For more information call 00353 61 360788

BOOK A ROOM  After a day of fun relax in our luxurious accommodation in Limerick city each room individually designed in a quirky modern style state-of-the-art in-room entertainment and technology, a dedication to cozy comfort and an almost obsessive attention to detail. Our focus is giving you the best from royally approved mattresses to a serious soaking in our rainmaker showers.

Book a table in the Harry's on the River Limerick and review your day over locally sources ingredients and the finest craft beers.  

Call 061 463 600 to reserve a table.