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Let Limerick surprise you…

 Welcome to Limerick, Irelands most friendly and welcoming destination. A cultural hotbed, renowned for its many archaeological and historic wonders.
With its own pace and dynamism, Limerick prides itself on being a vibrant hub of education, economic, social, and recreational activity in Irelands Mid-west.

Situated in the medieval quarter of Limerick City, the hotel is only minutes’ walk away from classic landmarks such as King John's Castle, The Hunt Museum, The Limerick Milk MarketThomond Park and many other Limerick attractions. See the city from a completely different perspective on one of Limericks Kayaking tours or hop on a Coca-Cola Zero Bike to experience Limericks splendid architecture. Take a five-minute scenic walk along the quays to the thriving retail core of Limerick city centre featuring department stores and unique boutiques alike.

Explore the very best of the Wild Atlantic Way and experience dramatic coastline, extraordinary cliff walks and rolling hills dotted with historical ruins, charming villages, bustling market towns and breath-taking views. Visit the Cliffs of Moher, a designated UNESCO Geo Park. The Cliffs reach 214m high at the highest point and range for 8 kilometres over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. From the Cliffs, one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay, as well as The Twelve Pins, the Maum Turk Mountains in Connemara and Loop Head to the South. 

Few regions offer the perfect blend of city and county quite like Limerick.
With a host of family-fun festivals, exciting arts and cultural events and attractions, Limerick has something for everyone to enjoy! 

For more ideas on what to see and do in Limerick, check out our 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours suggested itineraries here >

 

Thomond Park
Follow in the footsteps of your Munster heroes by taking a look behind the scenes at the historic Thomond Park Stadium.
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The Milk Market
The main gathering point for locals and visitors to the area since 1852. It has diversified over the years and now sells the best of local & international food and hand-crafted delights.
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King John's Castle
King John's Castle brings to life over 800 years of dramatic local history making it one of the best Castles in Ireland to visit.
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Saint Mary's Cathedral
Founded in 1168 A.D and standing majestically over the city, this is the oldest and most historic building in Limerick.
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The Hunt Museum
Exhibiting one of Ireland's greatest private collections of art and antiquities. The museum houses a collection that spans 9000 years.
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Cliffs of Moher
Only a 75-minute drive to the Cliffs of Moher makes the Absolute Hotel Limerick the perfect base to explore the Wild Atlantic Way.
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Treaty City Brewery
An artisan brewery located in the heart of Limerick City. Established in 2014, they brew, sell and distribute four core beers to over 100 hotels, pubs and restaurants in the Munster region.
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Adare Village
Set in a picturesque location on the banks of the River Maigue, Adare is renowned for being one of Ireland's prettiest villages.
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Bunratty Castle
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park is a must on your itinerary to Ireland. This is your chance to experience a window on Ireland’s past and explore the acclaimed 15th century Bunratty Castle.
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Limerick Street Art Trail
Limerick's Street Art Trail conveys culture and creativity with edgy urban art installations dotted throughout Limerick City.
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Aillwee Cave
Located in the heart of the Burren In County Clare, Ailwee caves are located just over an hours drive from the Absolute hotel.
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Biking in Ballyhoura
Explore the Ballyhoura Mountain Trails. The largest trail network in Ireland.
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Lough Gur
Explore 6,000 years of Irish Heritage overlooking the Mystical Beauty of Lough Gur Lake.
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Jurassic Parrr
Limerick and Ireland’s first and only UV Crazy Golf Course.
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Limerick Racecourse
Enjoy a great day out at Limerick Races. Home to horse racing in Limerick with 18 race fixtures per year.
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UL Sports Adventure Centre
Offering inland & water-based activities and training to staff & students, and also open year-round to the public. Specializing in School Tours, Corporate Training and more.
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Foynes Flying Boat Museum
Travel back to the 1930s and ’40s, when Foynes played a pivotal role in establishing commercial transatlantic passenger flights.
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Cycling in Limerick city
Limerick on the banks of the River Shannon enjoys the honour of being Ireland’s first City of Culture 2014. With Coca-Cola Zero® Bikes you can easily explore the city’s Medieval District.
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