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Boating and Cruising

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The Lough Derg Cruise overview

You’ve locked wits with wily pike, brown trout and course fish on beautiful Loug Derg, enjoyed all kinds of watersports in Portumna, and gone cycling to villages, castles and cathedrals. Ireland Angler’s Cruise boat hires delivered exactly what you were looking for — a mix of varied holiday pleasures to long remember. Ancient Celtic ruins definitely caught your imagination!

Lough Derg, an angler’s paradise, casts an Irish spell of contentment to keep you fishing and having too much fun!

Shannon Cruising - Joe O'Keefe +353 (0) 87 6370228

Join us for a morning cruise from 10am until 12pm on either Lough Derg or along the Shannon (can depend on the weather). Enjoy freshly percolated morning coffee with homemade scones. Or join us and enjoy a 4 course luncheon cruise from 1pm until 3.30pm along the Shannon or Lough Derg. On the Dinner Cruise Experience a 4 course dinner from 6pm until 8.30pm and enjoy the delights of the Shannon or Lough Derg.

Shannon Cruising

All bookings must be made in advance, do ask for a web special rate by mentioning you came through the site. All our food is locally sourced and prepared in our commercial kitchen at O’Keeffe’s Country Home. Special rates available for a cruise, dine and stay at O’ Keeffe’s Country Home where a warm welcome awaits you at our delightful 4 bedroom, en- suite, country home. With an intimate atmosphere and old fashioned comfort, sit back and relax beside our open fire.

Perfect for all types of groups, Stags, Hens, Clubs, Societies, Active Retirement and Wedding Parties.