Ardcroney Bed & Breakfast is the ideal central location to explore the Shannon Region and beyond.
Close by you have the Historical Town of Nenagh, Ireland's first Eco Village in Cloughjordan and a short drive away is Moneygal, the ancestral home of the US president Barack Obama. Also on our doorstep is the beautifully scenic pleasure lake of Lough Derg.
Sightseeing - in easy reach
Sightseeing - a little further afield
Birr Town and Castle
The architecturally delightful Georgian Heritage town is, in itself, well worth a visit. Birr Castle , its demesne and splendid gardens must not be missed. It includes the famous Rosse telescope for many years the largest in the world and science museum covering astronomy, engineering and agriculture.
Just across the Shannon in County Galway, the restored 16th century castle, gardens, boating harbour and forest park are well worth a visit. www.heritageireland.ie
Also a heritage town with its round tower , castle and Queen Anne style Damer House.
Lorrha This attractive village of Lorrha is on the site of a monastic settlement with remains of three ancient abbeys from c. 1,000AD and two even older high crosses. See also nearby village and harbour at Terryglass.