Boat Hotel Experience in Carrick-On-Shannon, Ireland
Enjoy cruising and experience staying in a Boat Hotel in Shannon Erne Waterway for up to 4 people. Rates as low as €275 per person per 2-night stay. Rates: 2 double occupancy rooms for 2 nights • Two night stay based on 4 guests occupying 2 double or twin rooms • €275 per person per 2-night stay • Total per two-night stay for 4 people: €1100 1 double and 1 single occupancy rooms for 2 nights • Two night stay based on 3 guests occupying 2 double or twin rooms (1 room on single occupancy basis) • €275 per person per 2-night stay • Total per two-night stay for 3people: €1050 Accommodation- 2 single occupancy rooms for 2 nights • Two night stay based on 2 guests occupying 2 double or twin rooms for single occupancy • Total per two-night stay for 2 people: €1000 Rates includes • Welcome basket on arrival with homemade cake, locally produced Luscombe lemonade and our craft beer • Picnic breakfast basket each morning including homemade baked muffins, yogurt, fresh fruit and cereals • Complimentary tea and coffee on board • Fridge stocked with fresh milk and 2 bottles of mineral water each day • Free WiFi (not available in Northern Ireland) What You Can Expect: We offer a luxury accommodation, cruising and social event boatel experience, along the historic and picturesque Shannon Erne Waterway. Accommodation and Barge Services Luxury accommodation in The Barge Boatel is subject to a minimum two-night stay. The owner is in a nearby barge and they are available to support Barge Boatel residents when needed. They also manage all of the Barge’s catering requirements. Barge Accommodation include access to the following services Accommodation- subject to minimum two-night stay • 2 double ensuite bedrooms (double and twin occupancy possible) • Bedroom: luxury Egyptian bed linen and designer bed covers • Raw silk, button-holed, porthole cushion curtains • Both bedrooms are ensuite with shower, toilet and hand-carved elm wood sink • Built in flat screen, 22 inch TV • Built in USB charge points • Built in closets and wardrobes • Decorated with ornate wood carvings done by a local carpenter Wheelhouse • This is the heart of the barge where the beautifully crafted, varnished wood steering wheel is located. • Lovely viewing area with large windows overlooking the waterways • Seating area with table for up to 5 people • Built in sound system Kitchen • Built in NEFF microwave, double ovens, gas hob and dishwasher • Built in washer/dryer machine • Built in fridge and freezer • Built in mahogany breakfast table • Fully equipped with craft pottery and kitchenware • Le Creuset cooking pots • Nespresso coffee machine and toaster Living Area • Designer Time Out leather seating and dining table for up to 6 people • Built in cocktail bar • Luxury, raw silk beaded curtains • Fresh flowers • Contemporary artwork • Woodburning stove • Built in music sound system The Barge • Fully centrally heated, with state of the art, designer glass • Free WiFi throughout (except in Northern Ireland) • On trend, luxurious surroundings What To Expect Onboard: The Barge boasts two double (or twin) ensuite bedrooms, a stunning wheelhouse with a beautifully carved wooden steering wheel and impressive viewing point, a fully built in kitchen with Neff appliances and a living area with designer furniture and built in cocktail bar. As a true work of art, the Barge has many notable features; including the high-end interior design, the hand crafted elm wood sinks in the ensuite bathrooms and real design touches from glass radiators to raw silk porthole cushions. Available for private overnight stays, cruising and social occasions, the Barge Boatel offers a truly unique and memorable experience. Additional Services: Cruising Cruising along the majestic Shannon Erne Waterway is one of the true joys of Barge living.They owner have an intimate knowledge of the waterway so that guests residing on the Barge are treated to local insights of hidden gems found along this majestic route. Your Cruise Option • 4 Hour Cruise • 2 Day Cruise • 3 Day Cruise to Enniskillen • Tailor Made Cruise Option • Cruise rates start from €100 per hour Cruising programmes are created according to a client’s time availability and requirements. Note: All cruises can be tailored according to a client’s interests; whether that is golfing, angling, water sports, or places of literary, or historical interest. Catering Services and Rates Picnic Dining • Crab and Manchego tartlets. Buttermilk fried chicken. Fresh fig quiche with ricotta and honey. Salad and pims jelly jars. • Minimum 10 people / Maximum 20 people: €30 per person- subject to min 10 people Sharing plates dining • Smoked mackerel, salmon, prawn, crab and brown bread. Mixed meat and cheese platter. Hummus with roasted red pepper and rocket wrap. • Minimum 10 people / Maximum 20 people: €30 per person- subject to min 10 people Luxury BBQ dining • Sample menu: Lobster burger. Chicken tandoori style kebab. Butterflied leg of lamb. BBQ scallops. Spicy corn on the cob. Fig and mozzarella salad. Pie, pancetta & potato. • From €45 per person-subject to min 10 people 3 Course Menu • From €35 per person- subject to min 10 people Choice of one starter • Choice of one main course • Dessert Plate • Sample menu available on request • salad Tailor Made Options Menus tailor made according to client requirements prices on request Beverage • All wines are supplied by Grapecircus. From €23 per 75 ml bottle • Locally produced Drumshanbo Gunpwder Gin • Lovely Leitrim craft beers Notes: All meals are prepared by the owner and who is also a qualified chef • All of the above menus are available (by special order) to guests residing on the Barge • The above menus are available for social events subject to the min/max numbers stated • The Barge can cater for up to 20 people internally and up to 30 people using the interior in conjunction with the outdoor deck • Private, social events are subject to an additional Barge rental charge of €100 per event.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 4 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
Your Hosts Since 2008 Mary and Jorn have lived year round on their 50ft barge Froya, on the Shannon – Erne waterways. Their combined passion for the waterways, barging, food, and entertaining makes them ideal hosts. Both have years of experience from catering for film and TV productions. From Killnaskully to You’re a star, Failte Towers and the 2007 Nicholas Roeg directed “Puffball”. They would be pleased to welcome you and look after you on board “Lovely Leitrim”.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Bow Thrusters
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Chart Plotter
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.