This summer, the team at This is Cavan announced a competition to highlight the amazing tourism businesses that County Cavan has to offer! The #lovecavan competition asked entrants to use the hashtag and name their favourite Cavan business. Not surprisingly nearly every hospitality and tourism business in the County was mentioned!
The competition complemented the recent Cavan County Hero’s campaign that has been shining a light on the faces behind the businesses. The people that fly the flag for the Lake County and work tirelessly to keep our County on the map. Some of the hero’s mentioned so far include Sheila McKiernan of the Keepers Arms in Bawnboy, Savina from Cavan County Museum, Kevin Rooney from Hotel Kilmore and Sean Thornton from Cavan Adventure Centre.
The winning prize was an amazing 2-night mid-week stay for a couple or a family of four worth €500. It included 2 nights Bed and Breakfast in the beautiful Cavan Crystal Hotel. Situated just outside Cavan Town, this hotel is the perfect base for exploring the entire County. The Hotel offers the highest standard of quality and service. Relax and unwind in their award-winning Zest Health & Fitness Club which includes 18 metre Swimming Pool and fully equipped Gymnasium or why not treat yourself to a luxury treatment in Utopia Health & Beauty Clinic.
The prize also included a Kayaking experience with Cavan Adventure Centre. Cavan Adventure Centre supplies numerous land and water based activities suitable for all ages – from team building activities, school tours, summer camps and specialised tours. Experience action packed adventure in one of Ireland’s most spectacular landscapes. From various naturally beautiful kayak and bike trails to a splashtastic water park, Cavan Adventure Centre is the beating heart of unforgettable outdoor fun.
To really make this prize a fantastic experience in Cavan, it also included tickets to discover the World War 1 Trench experience in Cavan Museum. As well as the World War 1 experience their Outdoor exhibitions include the 1916 Rising, Battle of the Somme and Road to War – Path to Reflection Exhibitions.
Big congratulations to the winner of this amazing prize and we look forward to welcoming you to Cavan soon!
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