Self Catering Holiday Homes in Co. Leitrim


County Leitrim is situated in the north of the midlands and lakelands and has the smallest population of any county in Ireland. The county boarders Fermanagh, Donegal, Sligo, Roscommon, Longford and Cavan. Trident Holiday Homes offers attractive holiday homes in Dromod overlooking a private marina on the River Shannon.

Leitrim is extensively permeated by the River Shannon and its tributaries and is best explored by boat. Day cruisers are available for rent by those staying at Thw Waterfront Holiday Homes offering a fun alternative to the car. 
Spend the day soaking up the peace and tranquillity of the waterways, experience the fun of negotiating their many locks and enjoy a well earned pub lunch, mooring at one of the many waterside villages.

The River Shannon waterways are home to a wide variety of wild fowl and are well stocked with pike, brown trout, roach and bream, a very popular fishing desination. Bring along your non-angling fishing family or friends and they will enjoy the amazing beauty and the best of what a self-catering holiday in Ireland has to offer - nature, heritage and a warm Irish welcome. 

The Waterfront Holiday Homes are within easy reach of Carrick-on-Shannon, the county's main town which boasts a wide variety of craft shops, a leisure centre, good restaurants, traditional pubs and great nightlife, there is also a weekly farmers market every Thursday 10am – 2pm where you can buy fresh organic produces.

The town also has a theatre called The Dock, a multi purpose arts centre located in the 19th century courthouse building. It houses a performance space which seats 100, three art galleries artists’ studios and is home to Leitrim Design House. The workshop for Leitrim Crystal is located in the town and open to the public.

Carrick-on-Shannon has a number of modern marinas and so is a very popular destination for cruising holidays. In fact there is a wide choice of day cruises departing from here touring the River Shannon.  Moon River Cruises offers a 1 hour trip on the River Shannon during the summer months in addition to Saturday Night Party Trips.

For those looking for more adventurous pastimes, the Lough Allen Adventure Centre offers kayaking and wind surfing in addition to archery and hill walking. Hayden Equestrian Centre is situated near Roosky, caters for riders of all abilities and offers lessons and treks through the local countryside. There are a number of scenic marked walkways and trails throughout the county such as The Leitrim Way and parts of the North West Cycling Way.

Our self catering holiday homes in Leitrim are ideal for getting away from it all and enjoying the great outdoors while still being within easy reach of good restaurants, cultural activities and night life.