MV Shannon Princess is a beautiful boutique hotel barge cruising the Fabled River Shannon in Ireland. Living life at the glorious pace of the Shannon Princess really is a special vacation & the perfect way to spend time with family or friends. Barge gently through the heart of hidden Ireland, calling at pretty riverside villages, little changed through the centuries, while enjoying on board service and cuisine second to none.
The Shannon Princess is a family owned and operated hotel barge run by Irish husband and wife team Ruairi & Olivia Gibbons. They have combined their love of boating and delicious food with great Irish hospitality to create a unique cruise experience.
Ruairi is the barge’s skipper and experienced tour guide with an insiders knowledge of the river and its loughs. Olivia is your on board chef and showcases the best of Irish ingredients throughout the cruise. Together they lead a professional crew providing excellent and friendly service.