Our Location

The Old Ground Hotel is situated right on the main street of Ennis, O'Connell Street. It is at the heart of this market town, just 20 minutes from Shannon International Airport, the gateway to the west of Ireland. It is also under two hours drive from Ireland West Airport in Knock. Note that for Summer 2013 United Airlines are running flights from Chicago to Shannon and US Airways are running flights from Philadelphia to Shannon.

There is a bus and taxi service from Shannon International Airport and car hire is available at the airport. Guests at this hotel near Shannon Airport can easily explore the rugged beauty of the West of Ireland and visit famous attractions such as Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle, Alliwee Caves and Doonbeg Golf Course and many others in the Shannon Region, an ideal base for weekend breaks in Clare.

You will find the Old Ground Hotel an ideal choice as a vacation touring base or for your Irish hotel break with a host of restaurants, traditional music sessions and shopping facilities nearby.


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