Ideally situated in the shadow of the Galtee Mountains, overlooking the famous Tipperary Racecourse and its own 18-hole golf course, Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel is the perfect spot for some countryside relaxation. The rooms are spacious, modern and comfortable and all enjoy wonderful views over either the golf course or racecourse. Each room is equipped with luxury mattresses, power showers, satellite TV, mini fridge and free Wi-Fi. Family rooms are also available, as are two bedroom lodges with kitchen, outside patio and BBQ area. Junction One Restaurant serves up a delicious take on classic favourites such as sirloin steak, supreme of chicken and wild mushroom risotto. All day casual bistro-style food and snacks are on offer in the bar and a great kids menu is also available. Unwinding at Ballykisteen is a pleasure indeed: the 18-hole championship Des Smyth designed course will delight golfers and the day spa includes swimming pool, sauna, steam room, gym, Jacuzzi and a range of pampering treatments. During school holidays the Ballykisteen Kids Club is on hand to entertain the little ones while you relax, and there’s a playroom with toys available year round. A programme of live musical entertainment is also on offer every weekend. Located only half an hour from Limerick city and an hour to Cork city, Ballykisteen is well suited for exploring the beautiful Tipperary scenery, including the Glen Aherlow, the Galtee Mountains and the Rock of Cashel.