a wealth to see and do
Limerick county is dotted with beautiful towns and villages and gives the visitor the perfect mix of city and country life. The attractions in Limerick county range from historic interest, River Shannon, Atlantic Ocean and world renowned golf courses.When you arrive at Springfield Castle, Jonathan and Betty will welcome you, give you a brief explanatory tour and will be on hand to discuss touring ideas, and make recommendations to local pubs, restaurants.
Springfield castle is located conveniently close to many of Irelands finest golf courses.
Championship Golf Courses
Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Course (Limerick) 30 minutes drive
Ballybunion Old and new courses approximately 1 hour’s drive
Killarney Golf & Fishing Club (Mahony’s Point) approximately 1 hour’s drive
Lahinch Golf Club approximately 2 hour 30 min drive
Old Head of Kinsale approximately 1 hour 30 min drive
Tralee Golf Club approximately 1 hour 20 min drive
Local Golf Courses
Newcastle West Golf Club approximately 20 – 25 min drive
Charleville Golf Club approximately 25 minutes drive
Mallow Golf Club approximately 30 minutes drive
Car & Coach Hire
Joe Lawlor – Coach and Mini Bus Service
Mercedes cab and 2 nine seater mini buses. Phone 0872671011
Clonshire Equestrian Centre approximately 30 min drive
Fitzgerald’s farmhouse & Equestrian Centre approximately 30 min drive
Fitzgeralds farmhouse & Equestrian centre
Deep sea fishing from Kinsale.approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes drive.Day trips can be booked locally. There are also deep sea fishing and dolphin watching trips which can be arranged in the estuary of the Shannon.
For fly fishing for salmon and trout there is the local river Deel and day permits can be bought for a small charge in the town of Newcastlewest. There is also a stocked brown trout lake called Glasha lake close by.
The Mustard Seed
Family Days Out
Events and more in the local area near to Springfield Castle The BurrenThe Burren is an amazing place of karst limestone a region of approx 300 sq kmwww.cashel.ie
The Rock of Cashel in Co. Tipperary one of the most visited Heritage sites in the whole of Ireland.www.cliffsofmoher.ie
The magnificent Cliffs of Moher certainly top the list of places to see and things to do in Ireland.www.ringofkerrytourism.com
A visitors guide to the Ring of Kerry Ireland – including many lovely towns.
has information about numerous attractions in the area, including Bunratty Castle