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Whether you are looking for outdoor action and adventure, traditional music and fine food, angling and watersports or the more laid back delights of the local countryside and historical sites, Whitethorn Lodge bed and breakfast is the perfect place to stay during your time in and around County Clare.

Enjoy the many pubs, restaurants, shops and waterways of the picturesque twin towns of Ballina and Killaloe. Situated on the either side of the River Shannon, they truly embody traditional Irish charm.Discover an angler’s paradise along the banks of Lough Derg and The River Shannon. Alone or with the help of local guides, you will be in the home of some of Ireland’s best course and pike fishing.

Cycling, walking, horseriding, golfing, kayaking and sailing are just some of the outdoor adventures and activities you can enjoy within minutes of Whitethorn Lodge.

Immerse yourself in the local history around Lough Derg and on Holy Isalnd. Located in the heart of a historical district, there is an abundance of local heritage sites within a short drive of Whitethorn Lodge.

For those wishing to travel further afield, there are a huge variety of places of interest, all within a day’s touring by car. For more information, click here for the links page.


Angling on Lough Derg

Outdoor Activities and adventure

Local Heritage sites

The gentle lapping of the water, the whirr of the reel as you cast your line. An angling holiday in Ireland is every angler’s dream come true with such a wide variety of species to fish and such stunning scenery to enjoy!Anglers Welcome B&B’s make that dream a reality by offering storage facilities, fridge/freezers for bait and specialist help with arranging ghillies and licence permits. Can you resist the temptation?
Ever wanted to get away from it all and go hiking in the most beautiful countryside in the world? Now you can…with a stay in a Walkers Welcome B&B! From the wonders of the Wicklow Mountains to the rugged splendour of Glenveagh National Forest Park in Co. Donegal, the perfect walking or hiking holiday awaits you! Walkers Welcome B&B’s offer great locations and storage facilities for their guests, with the option of an early continental breakfast if you want to hit the road early!
Have you ever experienced the utter bliss of teeing off on a breathtaking Links Course or enjoying the challenge of a perfect Parklands Course? Ireland offers some of the finest Links and Parklands Courses in the world and now Irish Home B&B’s are offering specialist facilities for golfers. Golfers Welcome B&B’s offer lockable storage for golf clubs and a daily weather forecast as well as details of local transport, golf shops and tee times. Whether you want to visit a Championship golf course or just enjoy a few leisurely rounds of golf, look no further than a Golfers Welcome B&B for the best golfing holiday around!


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1 Shannon View, Ballina, Killaloe, Clare, Republic of Ireland Tel: +353(0) 61 375257 Email: whitethornlodgebb@eircom.net

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