Midweek Break €99 per person sharing – 1 night B&B at the 4 star Lord Bagenal Inn, full day canoe hire

Midweek Break including:

  • 1 full day canoe hire

  • 1 Night B&B in the 4 star Lord Bagenal Inn, Leighlinbridge, Co. Carlow

  • Breakfast in the Waterfront Restaurant, overlooking the River Barrow.


 The Barrow River has been described as a natural paradise.

Voted No.38 in the world – Things to do before you die (ROUGH GUIDES – Ultimate world experiences). Taking a canoe trip along this waterway should really be on everybody’s bucket list.

Take this stunningly beautiful canoe trail with ancient woodland and wildlife and nature in abundance. Travel along the old canal used by Guinness to deliver Ireland’s favourite tipple – watch out for kingfishers and Dippers.

Each stroke of your paddle through the water is

an act ofmindfulness and quiet meditation.

Your canoe and safety gear will be waiting for you at the Lord Bagenal Inn – take your time paddling southwards from Leighlinbridge down the River Barrow passing through Bagenalstown and then Goresbridge.

Tie up your canoe at Goresbridge and get a taxi back to the Lord Bagenal Inn where you can relax for the evening.

**Taxi fare not included in price**


Family run since 1979, the Lord Bagenal Inn is a 4 Star hotel located on the banks of the River Barrow in the heritage village of Leighlinbridge, county Carlow.

Offering the highest of standards in both accommodation and dining, The Lord Bagenal Inn and its dedicated team will endeavor to surpass your every expectation.

Set in a contemporary building, this refined, art-filled hotel on the banks of the River Barrow is a 2-minute walk from Leighlinbridge Castle and 12.8 km from the Visual Carlow (contemporary art museum) & the George Bernard Shaw Theatre.  Local attractions also include Walsh Whiskey Distillery & Arboretum Lifestyle & Garden Heaven.

The sophisticated, understated rooms offer: free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, designer toiletries, and tea and coffee making facilities. Select rooms also have claw-foot baths and/or river-views.

A La Carte Menu is available daily in the relaxed bar area or Lord Bagenal restaurant.  Breakfast the following morning is served in the Waterfront Restaurant overlooking the River Barrow.

Ideal for couples looking for an

adventurous yet luxurious break away!

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