Information Leitrim Ireland


General information Leitrim

Leitrim is an oasis of tranquility in the east of Ireland.

This region was long influenced by the O'Rourke family of Dromahair, until the Normans invaded in the 13th century. The O'Rourke family had occupied the south and their heraldic lion occupies the official county shield to this day.

Leitrim is best known for its fantastic lakes. Lough Melvin is internationally renowned for its unique range of plants and animals, Lough Allen offers amazing views and Parke's Castle is located on the shore of Lough Gill. Other lakes of note include Lough Garadice, Lough Glenade, Lough Rynn and Lough MacNean.

Accommodation in Leitrim

Leitrim provides you with ample accommodation options to suit your requirement and your budget. Bed & Breakfasts, Guest Houses, Hostels, Hotels and Farm Houses can all be booked.

Hotels in Leitrim

Hotels in Leitrim allow you to take in the countyís tranquility without any inconvenience. Some of Leitrimís hotels offer great views of the countyís lakes. Hotels in Leitrim include Lough Rynn Castle in Mohill and the Bush Hotel in Carrick on Shannon.

Bed & Breakfast in Leitrim

Bed & breakfast accommodation in Leitrim provides you with a comfortable and affordable stay along with deliciously cooked breakfast for a reasonable price. B&B in Leitrim includes names such as Glebe House in Mohill and Aisleigh B&B in Carrick on Shannon.

Leitrim Restaurants

Leitrim restaurants serve dishes that will satisfy all tastes, many using only the freshest local ingredients. Popular restaurants in Leitrim include Vittos Restaurant in Carrick on Shannon.

Shopping in Leitrim

Shopping Leirim is a charming affair. The shops of Ballinamore, Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrigallen and Drumshanbo will provide you attentive service that is missing from busier locations.

Leitrim Car Rental

Car rentals in Leitrim facilitate cars on rent for a pre defined period and according to budget. Cars can be rented from Ballinamore Car Hire, Drumshanbo Car Hire, Kinlough Car Hire and Carrigallen Car Hire.

Leitrim Golf

Leitrim has several quite parkland golf courses, allowing you to truly get away from it all and focus on your game at courses like Ballinamore and Carrick on Shannon Golf Clubs.