Tourist Attractions in Limerick and Clare
While enjoying your stay in the Clayton Hotel Limerick you can explore the local attractions with exclusive offers for our guests.
Ollie’s Tours – Cliffs Of Moher Hiking Tour From Doolin
Embark on an unforgettable hiking tour of the Cliffs of Moher with an expert guide, and experience the stunning beauty of this iconic Irish landmark like never before. Unlike the usual tourist routes, our guided tour takes you along breathtaking cliff walks that are missed by over 97% of visitors, allowing you to truly appreciate the views of Doolin, the Aran Islands, and the Cliffs of Moher.
Lasting approximately 3-4 hours, the hike includes plenty of opportunities for rest and photos. Along the way, your guide will share fascinating stories and take you to the most picturesque spots, making this an unforgettable experience for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike.
At the end of the tour, relax at the Cliffs of Moher visitor center and grab a coffee, or explore the indoor exhibition and O’Brien’s Tower for even more stunning views. This hiking tour is the perfect way to explore the Cliffs of Moher in a unique and unforgettable way.
Our guests can avail of 10% when booking public tours. Use code Clayton10 when booking online via Cliffs of Moher Hiking Tour
King John’s Castle
King John’s Castle is a popular tourist attraction in Limerick, with over 800 years of history. The castle has been restored and features interactive exhibitions, 3D models, and original medieval furnishings. Visitors can explore the castle’s many rooms and learn about its fascinating history, including a medieval experience with costumed guides. The castle is also known for its stunning architecture and views of the River Shannon. Whether you’re a history buff, fan of medieval architecture or just looking for a unique attraction in Limerick, King John’s Castle is a must-see. The castle is a 10 minute walk from the Clayton Hotel Limerick.
Our guests can avail of a unique discount code for 15% off King John’s Castle. Use code CLAY15 when booking online via www.kingjohnscastle.com.
Doolin Ferry Co. offers a range of sailing options to the world-renowned Aran Islands and iconic Cliffs of Moher, making for a truly memorable day out on the Wild Atlantic Way. With journey times as short as 15 to 35 minutes depending on which of the 3 islands you visit, you can explore ancient forts, historic castle ruins, medieval churches, lighthouses, beaches, playgrounds, and more. Amongst the many highlights are Fr.Ted’s Plassey Shipwreck on Inis Oírr and ‘The Banshees of Inisherin’ film locations on Inis Mór, the largest island which also boasts Dún Aonghasa fort and the Worm Hole (Red Bull Cliff Diving Venue).
You can also combine any island trip with an exhilarating cruise beneath the majestic Cliffs of Moher, which is a unique way to enjoy Ireland’s most loved attraction. The live commentary fills you in on the wildlife, nature, and history of this stunning stretch of coastline, site of the Harry Potter sea cave and home to Ireland’s largest seabird colony at An Brannán Mór Sea Stack. Keep an eye out for puffins, dolphins, seals, or basking sharks, and make the most of this unforgettable experience.
Our guests can avail of a unique discount code for 10% off any booking. Use code claytonlimerick when booking online via www.doolinferry.com.
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a unique and authentic experience in Ireland. The castle itself is the most complete and authentic in the country, and taking a tour allows you to immerse yourself in the lives of the lords and ladies who once lived there. Learn about battles, bravery, and the castle’s history while enjoying stunning views of the Clare countryside.
The accompanying Folk Park features over 30 buildings in a ‘living’ village and rural setting. Explore rural farmhouses, village shops, and streets recreated and furnished to look as they would have during that time.
With so much to see and learn, Bunratty Castle and Folk Park is a unique and exciting activity near Limerick that’s perfect for history buffs and families alike. Located just a 20-minute drive from the Clayton Hotel Limerick, it’s an easily accessible and unforgettable experience.
Bunratty Folkpark is open April 1st to October 23rd.
Show your Clayton Hotel room card on arrival to receive 15% off the ticket price or visit www.bunrattycastle.ie & enter promo code PROMOH.
Limerick on Foot
Discover the beauty of Limerick City on foot with the Three Bridges Walk, a 3.6km Slí na Sláinte looped walk that offers spectacular views of the River Shannon. This walking route is a fantastic way to see the historic city and learn about its rich history.
A new map, available in print and digital format, highlights the route and serves as a guide to the wonderful history of Limerick. The walk passes some of Limerick’s most iconic landmarks, striking street art, and picturesque parks, making it a firm favorite with visitors and locals alike.
Enjoy the stunning views of the River Shannon and take in the beauty of Limerick City along the Three Bridges walking route. It’s an enjoyable walk or run that is sure to leave you with lasting memories of this historic city.
The Guide below is Free for all guests of Clayton Hotel Limerick! Digital Walking guide.
Killaloe River Cruise
Step onboard the Spirit of Killaloe, a modern, clean, safe, and comfortable passenger boat, in its idyllic setting on the shores of Lough Derg, Ireland’s pleasure lake with its breath-taking views of Counties Clare and Tipperary. Killaloe River Cruises provide sight-seeing tours on Ireland’s finest waterway, the River Shannon. The relaxing tour is accompanied by a captain and crew.
The boat departs from the quay on Lakeside Drive, Ballina/Killaloe. The towns have been awarded the heritage town status because of their rich and historic past. Killaloe/Ballina offers a wide variety of shops, boutiques, and walking trails. Later you can stop off at the restaurants and bars each with its own brand of cuisine and fine pints. Killaloe is located 30 minutes drive from Clayton Hotel Limerick.
Contact the hotel for a 20% discount code to book the river cruise. Early booking is recommended. Visit www.killaloerivercruises.com/ for more information.