Silver Line Cruisers, one of Ireland longest established
family run cruising companies, is situated right in the heart
of Ireland on the river shannon between the two great lakes,
Lough Ree and Lough Derg, and only one mile from the Grand
Canal. Our base at Banagher,
Co. Offaly is the ideal starting point for any Shannon cruise.
A Shannon cruise is perfect for a family holiday in Ireland.
Silver Lines new office complex and terminal building has
toilet and shower facilities, large arrival and departure
lounge area with free self service tea and coffee available.
here to take a virtual tour.
Silver Line's diesel-powered craft are equipped to the highest
possible standard to meet the requirements of Bord
Failte, the Irish Tourist Board. With our modern fleet
of luxury river cruisers we offer you the opportunity of a
holiday experience that will stir the soul and capture the
imagination of the most adventurous spirit.
This includes the provision of central heating, hot and cold
water supply, shower, gas cooker, electricity, flush toilet,
refrigerator, all bedding, kitchenware etc., and stereo radio
cassette on large models. In addition and at no extra cost
we also provide you with a 13ft. fishing dinghy, useful for
exploring and picnicking on islands in shallow water. Also
included of course are buoyancy aids, binoculars, fire extinguishes,
navigation maps etc. We also provide on board tuition and
navigation instructions, outboard motors, bikes and extra
fishing dinghies are also available at an additional cost.
All Silver line Cruisers are attractively designed combining
ease of handling, economical running and a host of safety
features. There are no hidden extras.
In the unlikely event of breakdown Silver Line's experienced
technicians are always available to offer assistance, our
mobile service vehicles are in constant cellular contact to
ensure that you are on your way in the shortest possible time.
If you are traveling to Ireland from abroad then we can arrange
coach transfers from all major Airports. For affordable flights
to Ireland visit the Ryanair
Web site. We also provide grocery pre-ordering
for your added convenience.
We can quote you to include your ferry crossing for all passengers
and cars. Simply advise us of your inward and outward dates
of travel, the number of persons traveling, the type of cruiser
you require and leave the rest to us. Then for your added
convenience we can provide free car parking for the duration
of your holiday. Our staff are experienced, friendly, and
cheerful and are always on hand to help you plan your visit
and to assist you while you are in Ireland.
All our holidays commence on Saturdays unless by prior arrangement,
Wednesday bookings can also be accepted
on the following cruisers: Silver Sceptre,
Silver Crest and Silver
Silver Line Cruisers are fully approved by Bord
Failte, the Irish Tourist Board and are founder members
of I.B.R.A., the Irish Boat Rental Association.
Silver Line Cruisers have been chosen by the B.B.C. and by
American Television Stations including C.B.S. when promoting
the River Shannon.