Keep Discovering Tipperary

At Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel

Keep discovering Tipperary and explore it’s many attractions and discover all the hidden gems and exciting experiences our wonderful county as to offer.  

Whether you are looking for a family break, a Summer Staycation, a Couples getaway or Girlie Getaway with friends there is something for everyone to enjoy in Tipperary. Idyllically located in the shadow of the stunning Galtee Mountains and only a 8 minute drive from Tipperary Town and 30 minutes from Limerick City, the GN Ballykisteen Golf Hotel is the perfect base from which to enjoy all of Tipperary has to offer. A country retreat while being conveniently near the hustle and bustle of the city. 

Why Tipperary

Tipperary is waiting for you to visit, full of treasures to explore.  Set off on a Hiking Adventure with your nearest and dearest or take in the sights of the Glen of Aherlow and many more spectacular attractions. The vibrant county of Tipperary boasts the kind of magic that keeps visitors coming back for more time and time again. 

Tipperary is a walkers paradise offering a variety of low level loop and mountain walks. What better way to enjoy the natural resources of mountains, rivers, lakes and scenic landscape combined with fresh air, all of these which are in abundance in the spectacular Glen of Aherlow which boasts magnificent panoramic views, and located just 20 minutes from us here at Ballykisteen Golf Hotel. The Glen of Aherlow is a fantastic destination for not only walking but cycling horse riding and fishing.

Situated on the sheltered shores of Lough Derg just 45 minutes from use here at Ballykisteen, the UL Adventure Centre guarantees a great day out for all ages. With so much to do from canoeing, orienteering, paddle boarding, sailing, windsurfing, archery and much more your only issue will be having enough time for it all – ideal for the outdoor enthusiast. 

No trip to Tipperary can be complete without visiting The Rock of Cashel, one of Ireland's most spectacular attractions and less than 30 minutes from the hotel. 

For the racing enthusiast, Tipperary Racecourse is conveniently located just 1km from us here at Ballykisteen Golf Hotel. With busy fixtures from spring to autumn, we are the perfect hotel if you’re looking for a day out at the races.

A friendly welcome awaits you in Tipperary town, located just 5 minutes from the hotel seeped in culture and heritage and boasting an abundance of shops. If you want to take your shopping trip to the next level Limerick City is just 30 minutes away. 

Why Stay With Us

The magic of Ballykisteen Golf Hotel is that there is so much to do without even leaving the grounds. Enjoy a round of golf on our superb 18-hole Championship Parkland Golf Course or unwind in our leisure centre which boasts an impressive range of leisure and relaxation facilities including swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna or pamper yourself in our treatment rooms, all with set times and allocations with your safety and health in mind. 

After a day of relaxing on the grounds of the hotel or sightseeing around Tipperary relax and unwind in our Junction One BarRestaurant where you will be wined and dined with the finest of locally sourced cuisine and service. Retire to our spacious and beautifully designed guestrooms where you are guaranteed to enjoy a restful stay. 

So what are you waiting for? Book your stay with us here at the 4 star GN Ballyksteen Golf Hotel while you keep discovering Tipperary.