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Carrick on Shannon for a Hen Party

13 Jan 2020
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Carrick on Shannon is one of the most popular Hen party locations in Ireland. Located in Co. Leitrim, the riverside town is a beautiful area with so much to do. It has a relatively small population, but Carrick on Shannon is always busy with the amount of Hen parties and Stag parties that go to the town to have some fun. And the locals love it! They welcome Hens and Stags with open arms and make them feel as welcome as they can. It’s a town that’s full of the friendliest people who are always up for some great craic! So here’s our guide to a great Hen Party in Carrick on Shannon.

But what else about Carrick on Shannon makes it such a fantastic spot? Well, let’s find out ladies.

The Activities on a Carrick on Shannon Hen

You’ll find something for everyone in Carrick on Shannon. From a beautiful river cruise along the River Shannon on the Moon River to all of the popular activities such as cocktail making classes, dance classes, paintballing, Sculpt a Naked Guy, and many more, Carrick on Shannon is bursting with the number of activities it has on offer. It even has things such as a Culchie Craic experience, CSI Save the Groom, and a Prosecco Van.


Carrick on Shannon has a massive selection when it comes to accommodation options. From stylish hotels to self-catering apartments, glamping and more. You’ll have plenty of choices when it comes to hitting the hay (maybe even literally) in Carrick on Shannon. We highly recommend the glamping. The area around the town is full of amazing scenery so why not take advantage of that? Get yourselves set up in stylish huts or cabins and take in some of the beautiful countrysides that Leitrim and Carrick on Shannon have to offer.

The Nightlife on a Carrick on Shannon Hen

Home to a number of fantastic bars and restaurants, each with their own level of liveliness and craic, Carrick on Shannon is simply amazing for nightlife. Grab a bite to eat in one of the amazing restaurants and then take your party to the pubs and bars. Drink your favourite drinks while listening to some incredible traditional Irish music. Or, spend your nightclubbing in one of Carrick on Shannon’s fab nightclubs. The choice is completely yours!

The Setting

With a beautiful view out to the river Shannon, the town is situated in an ideal spot for those of you looking for gorgeous views. Enjoy the beautiful land that Ireland has to offer and take in some fresh air because Carrick on Shannon is a nice mix of countryside and riverside. It’s simply perfect!

So from all of that, it’s clear to see why Carrick on Shannon is a top hen party and stag party destination. If it sounds like the place for you then what are you waiting for, ladies? Send us an email now and let’s get it booked!

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Kate Hyde
Kate Hyde
Kate, originally from Cork, founded in 2008 in her spare bedroom in Waterford. Since then, the company has grown to 6 websites in our group across 4 countries. Kate is an expert on hen party and stag party planning and organisation and is even the author of a book on the topic - “How to Hen Party - the Essential Guide” (Currach Press).
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