Spacious residence situated beside the grounds of Glenstal Abbey, just outside the village of Murroe, off the R445 and N24 routes. 15 minutes from Limerick City.
My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and families (with kids)..
Rinnaknock B&B is a spacious residence with ample parking-space, situated in beautiful, peaceful surroundings adjacent to Glenstal Abbey and 2km from the village of Murroe. (Eircode: V94 PY10). Limerick city, with its multiple landmarks and facilities, can be reached comfortably by car in 20 minutes, Shannon Airport in under an hour.
Local attractions comprise, first and foremost, Glenstal Abbey. Formerly Glenstal Castle, home of the illustrious Barrington Family, the Abbey, set in magnificent grounds, is now in the possession of the Benedictine community. Visitors are welcome. Also in the vicinity are the Clare Glens, an area of spectacular scenery, graced by the swift-flowing Clare river.
Local facilities include an 18-hole Pitch-and Putt course, a children’s playground and the Slieve Felim Way, a way-marked walk, which begins in the village. For cyclists, the Clare Glens Cycle is clearly sign-posted. Fisher-folk are also catered for locally.
This whole area is Ballyhoura Country and tourist attractions within easy reach include Bunratty Castle, the Rock of Cashel, Loch Gur, Holycross Abbey, Killaloe and the court cairn at Shanballyedmond. Other places to visit on a longer day-trip are Killarney, the Burren, the Cliffs of Moher, Birr Castle, or the Mitchelstown Caves.