“Located In The Heart of Roscrea”
Racket Hall Country House Hotel, is a four star hotel offering the highest level of service, comfort and dining experiences. It's in an ideal central location in the heart of Ireland. For either business or pleasure, it is a perfect base to explore and enjoy what the region has to offer.
Racket Hall was an 18th Century guesthouse and was used as a brewery by former owners. The hotel was transformed in 2016 by new ownership. Its located on a strategic point where the three Counties of Tipperary, Offaly and Laois "almost" meet, It was also on a provincial boundary between Munster and Leinster.
Roscrea is a designated Irish Heritage Town due to the extent of the important historical buildings that are preserved in the town. Amongst the most notable buildings of interest are the 13th century Roscrea Castle and Damer House on castle street. Within the town are the remains of the ancient Romanesque doorway and gable-end of St Cronan's Church. The Round Tower and High Cross of the ancient monastery are also located nearby. Also of interest in the town are the remains of the 15th century Franciscan Friary and Monaincha And Sean Ross Abbey's.
Roscrea is located in Ireland's Mid-West Region in a valley between Devil's Bit Mountain to the south west and the Slieve bloom mountains to the north east. Roscrea has historically been an important trading town.
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GPS Coordinates: 52.9585° N, 7.7606° W