Ireland's Hidden Heartlands Bed and Breakfast Homes
Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands is an outstanding region of Ireland just waiting to be discovered. The River Shannon and the many beautiful lakes in the area, make the region a haven for leisurely boat trips, water sports and great fishing. What’s more, there are endless walking, cycling and pony-trekking trails, which provide the perfect opportunity to explore the rural heartlands and small villages. There is no better way to immerse yourself in the beauty and tranquillity of this picturesque part of Ireland than to simply get active in nature. Bed and Breakfast homes make the ideal base.
Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands are also home to a wealth of fascinating history and culture. The Midlands boast a wide range of attractions that all the family can explore together, including the castles at Athlone and Birr, the sacred site of Clonmacnoise in Co Offaly and the Arigna Mines and Strokestown Park House in Roscommon. This part of Ireland can often be forgotten about when planning a trip to the Emerald Isle, but it truly is a hidden gem for getting away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Cavan, with its charming villages and towns, numerous lakes and rivers, is one of Ireland’s best kept secrets.
Clare, with its impressive coastline and unspoiled landscapes is ideal for outdoor and water-sport activities.
Galway is a county of arts, heritage and culture, coupled with stunning scenery and friendly people.
Leitrim is home to some of the finest landscapes in Ireland, coupled with top quality water-sport facilities.
Longford is bordered by the River Shannon and Lough Ree. The scenic county is a haven for angling and water-sports.
Offaly, is home to the Shannon River, Slieve Bloom Mountains and a wealth of historic treasures.
Roscommon is home to ancient ring forts and excellent fishing spots on Lough Ree and the River Shannon.
Tipperary is rich in cultural heritage, with plenty of historical sites to visit including the famous Rock of Cashel.
Westmeath, is a county of great beauty, with many lakes and rivers, historical ruins and beautiful gardens and parks.