Create Irish Memories At The Shannon Springs Hotel

The Shannon Springs Hotel is located in Shannon, Co.Clare, close to the must-see visitor attractions in the south-west of Ireland. The Shannon Springs Hotel is located 5-minutes from Shannon Airport which services flights from Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Rhode Island and facilitates U.S customs and Immigration ensuring your arrival home is without delay. This international airport in County Clare is the perfect gateway to discover the south-west of Ireland.


The Shannon Springs Hotel is your gateway to explore many of the fantastic local activities within easy reach of the hotel. A visit to the 4* Shannon Springs Hotel is incomplete without sampling our wonderful cuisine and dining facilities. The award-winning Old Lodge Gastro pub in Shannon is the epitome of a traditional Irish bar both in décor and ambience and is complete with our newly refurbished Vintage Themed Beer Garden.




Indulge yourself in our newly refurbished luxurious Superior Bedrooms which are contemporarily designed, offering a comfortable king-sized bed with pillowtop mattress and crisp cotton sheets, en-suite bathrooms, Flat-screen TVs, mineral water, tea/coffee making facilities, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, and ample free parking. Each Superior bedroom is individually air-conditioned for the utmost of comfort.




Perfectly placed to explore the south-west of Ireland, The Shannon Springs is your gateway to discover breathtaking views, stunning beaches, picturesque villages that offer authentic Irish experiences, and lively festivals can be found close by that will leave memories that will last a lifetime

Dive into Ireland’s ancient heritage with a day trip to the medieval town of Ennis, the majestic Bunratty Castle or discover the Georgian buildings of Limerick City. Discover other nearby local attractions including Knappogue Castle, Cliffs of Moher, King John's Castle.

Explore Ireland's riches along  The Wild Atlantic Way which weaves along a 2,500km stretch of coast, showcasing Ireland at its very best. Passing through seven counties, you'll discover Irish heritage, historic landmarks, cultural kicks and sensational mouth-watering cuisine along the route. Sit back, relax and avail of our running tours from Shannon Springs Hotel to the Aran Islands, and observe the incredible views of the Wild Atlantic Way and experience the essence of Ireland’s magic.

Cliffs of Moher

Additional Information When Visiting Ireland

Avail of car hire facilities at Shannon Airport, which is highly recommended when exploring The Wild Atlantic Way at your leisure. Pre-booking an automatic car in advance can be useful. Please note that in Ireland we drive on the left-hand side of the road, our road signs operate speed limits in kilometres and also have 3 pin plugs like the UK and you will require a 3 pin plug adapter to operate all your electronics. Prior to your arrival, it is recommended that you check roaming charges with your cell phone provider before travelling to Ireland as roaming charges tend to be quite costly.

For more general questions on such things as Check-In and Check-Out times, luggage storage, parking availability and more, please visit our FAQ page.




Travel Time approx 5 minutes

  • Head East to exit Airport towards N19
  • At the Roundabout, take 1st exit onto N19
  • At Drumgeely Roundabout, take 2nd exit (stay on N19)
  • At Shannon town roundabout, take the 3rd exit
  • Continue straight and turn right onto Smithstown Rd
  • At the roundabout, continue straight onto Ballycasey Ct
  • At Ballycasey Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto R471
  • Shannon Springs Hotel is on the left


Travel Time approx 20 minutes:

  • Depart Limerick City in direction of Ennis Road
  • At Coonagh Roundabout take the 3rd exit
  • At Clondrinagh Roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on R445
  • At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on R445
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on R445
  • Merge onto the N18, continue for approx 10 miles
  • Take exit 8 for Shannon Town Centre
  • At Ballycasey Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto R471
  • Shannon Springs Hotel is on the left




Travel Time approx 20 from Ennis & 1 hour from Galway:

  • Take M18 from N85 Ennis
  • From Galway take M18 in Gort and continue straight
  • Continue on the M18
  • Take the number 7 exit towards Shannon Town
  • Turn right on R471 towards Shannon Town
  • At Ballycasey Roundabout, take the 1st exit 
  • Shannon Springs Hotel is on the left





Latitude               52.715101

Longitude            -8.86228

Should you require any further help to get to your destination, please contact the hotel on 061-364047.

We will be happy to help.


Our front office team are happy
to reserve a taxi from the airport or
rail stations. Please contact


Shannon Internationl Airport
7km to Shannon Springs Hotel

Estimated Travel Time: 5 mins


Limerick Bus Station
20km to Shannon Springs Hotel

Estimated Travel Time: 20 mins


Limerick Junction Train Station
60km to Shannon Springs Hotel

Estimated Travel Time: 43 mins