A multi-purpose sports facility based on the University grounds, The University Arena indoor facility caters for all sports requirements on campus. The Arena now also hosts Ireland’s largest multipurpose synthetic grass, fully floodlit, all weather park. Containing 2 full sized soccer pitches, 1 rugby pitch and a full sized GAA pitch, this facility in Limerick has to be seen to be believed.
Not only does it cater for University requirements but for any sports team or corporate group looking for training, bonding sessions or activity weekends.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 5.8kms’. 15 minute drive.
University Concert Hall
This hotel in Limerick City is conveniently located only a short distance from the University of Limerick. The University Concert Hall (UCH) Limerick is a 1000 seat multipurpose venue where all forms of music, classical, rock, country and western, tribute, trad, jazz and blues – together with opera, drama, musicals, dance, ballet and some of the biggest names in comedy can be enjoyed.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 5.6kms’. 15-minute drive.
The Gaelic Grounds
Home of Limerick Hurling and Limerick Football.
The Gaelic Grounds is home to the Limerick hurling and football teams. The current capacity of the Gaelic Grounds is 49,500 and a trip to Limerick is not complete for any GAA fan without a visit to this area of Limerick.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 10.4kms’. 12 minute drive.
The legendary Thomond Park Stadium is just 15 minutes from this Limerick Hotel. A trip to the home of the Munster Rugby team is a must for any visitors to Limerick city.
Thomond Park also boasts a spectacular interactive museum/stadium tour that showcases the proud history and heritage of Munster Rugby.
Remember this is the site where Munster beat the All Blacks back in 1978. Thomond Park is not only known for its match day line up but is now one of Munster’s Premier concert venues having hosted many top international acts including Elton John, Rod Stewart, Pink and Bruce Springsteen.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 11.2kms’. 13 minute drive.
Limerick Golf Club
Limerick Golf Club is located in Ballyclough, on the outskirts of Limerick City and is one of the oldest golf clubs in Ireland. The Golf club was founded in 1891, the same year as the Golfing Union of Ireland, it boasts a mature parkland course, with a number of holes designed by Dr Alister McKenzie, architect of Lahinch and Augusta National, and others by John D. Harris. With over 1300 members, Limerick Golf Club is one of the largest in the county and has a proud tradition in competitive golfing.
From 1990 to 2000, Limerick Golf Club was the home of the JP McManus Invitational Pro-Am, the biggest pro-am event of its kind in Limerick. Padraig Harrington opened the new Clubhouse in 2007 which offers magnificent views over the course.
Maldron Hotel Limerick is located in close proximity to Limerick Golf Club, less than a ten minute drive. The Hotel offers special rates with the Club and can arrange Play & Stay packages for any outing/event of society.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 5.2 km, 7-minute drive.
The Lime Tree Theatre
Mary Immaculate College, Limerick welcomed a brand new 150 seated theatre in 2012. This theatre hosts a variety of shows throughout the year such as local theatre acts, music performances, business conferences, comedy shows and so much more. The theatre provides shows to suit all interests young and old so be sure to check out their website to see all of their upcoming events.
Distance from Maldron Hotel Limerick: 2.4kms’. 9 minutes’ drive and 30 minutes on foot.