All Aboard for Hotel Meyrick’s Wild Atlantic Adventure!
Deploy your anchor at Hotel Meyrick and prepare for a weekend of adventure and tradition with the introduction of the ‘Wild Atlantic Adventure package’. As the only City located on the Wild Atlantic Way coastal driving route, Galway has the unique opportunity to showcase all that it has to offer, to locals and visitors alike. With this in mind, Hotel Meyrick has teamed up with Wild Atlantic Adventures http://www.wildatlanticadventures.com/ , an outdoor activity provided based in the West of Ireland, to develop a leisure package offering two nights’ of luxurious accommodation in the heart of Galway, with a full Irish breakfast each morning, a delicious evening meal in the No. 15 on the Square and a day of sailing on a 200 year old Galway Hooker with the Wild Atlantic Adventure team, including lunch from just €219 per person for the half day activity package
Two nights’ of luxurious accommodation in the heart of Galway, with a full Irish breakfast each morning, a delicious evening meal in the No. 15 on the Square and a day of sailing on a 200 year old Galway Hooker with the Wild Atlantic Adventure team, including lunch from just €249 per person for the full day activity package.
It’ll be All hands on Deck throughout your trip as the Fáílte Ireland accredited guides ensure that your day runs smoothly while on the water and the superbly trained Hotel Meyrick staff will ensure your every need is catered for while on dry land! Experience customs and traditions of Connemara first hand aboard the 200 year old Galway hooker, “Bláth na hÓige” (Flower of Youth) and arouse your senses with sights, sounds, smells and tastes of Irish culture in Connemara and along the West coast. Relax and enjoy the sailing atmosphere and learn from the knowledge and passion of the crew, who are bound to have some fascinating stories to tell! They might even let you take the rudder for a while!
Choose between a full or half day package with a half day involving a three hour sail around Cill Chiaráin Bay and islands followed by a delicious lunch in a local pub. The full day tour will also experience the freshness of the wild Atlantic through a two hour interpretive walk along the rugged coastline, learning about the landscape, history and culture that has been handed down from generation to generation. If you want to further delve into Galway’s history you will abandon ship and return to the City of the Tribes and enjoy an afternoon in Hotel Meyrick, which has stood majestically overlooking Eyre Square for generations and has welcomed over 6 million visitors since opening its doors in 1852, prominently placing the hotel in Galway’s history. Since Victorian times and throughout the decades Hotel Meyrick has had a strong association with the arts and today hosts many of Galway’s leading Arts, Literary and Cultural events and personalities throughout its history.
The Wild Atlantic Adventure package will be available throughout the 2014 summer sailing season, commencing on the June Bank Holiday weekend, until the end of September. Located in the heart of Galway City, Hotel Meyrick is the perfect location for exploring all that the West of Ireland has to offer. Wander the cobbled streets of the city, enjoy live traditional Irish music and culture or take a trip to the stunning landscape of Connemara. For further information or to book your Wild Atlantic Adventure visit www.hotelmeyrick.ie or call 091 564041.