Out & About In Limerick

Limerick City, located on the West Coast of Ireland, is the perfect location for exploring the treasures and gems of Co. Limerick along with counties Clare Kerry and the rest of the West Coast including the many spectaular attractions along the Wild Atlantic Way. Conveniently located only a short drive from Shannon International Airport and only 2 hours drive from Dublin –  Limerick is the perfect location for a short break.


Explore the historic King John's Castle, take a trip to pretty Adare, enjoy a tour of nearby Thomond Park or even better experience the vibrant atmosphere of a Munster Rugby game. See Local Attractions for more details

Wild Atlantic Way

The Wild Atlantic Way is Ireland's first long-distance driving coastal route, stretching 2500km along the Atlantic coast from Donegal to West Cork. There is adventure and excitement around every corner of the Wild Atlantic Way. Discover the beauty of the Wild Atlantic Way in just over an hour from us here at the South Court Hotel. We are the perfect base from which to explore the many wonderful attractions in Clare and Kerry along the renowned Wild Atlantic Way. 


Banish the boredom with a family break to Limerick where there is an abundance of activities for all the family to enjoy. Remember if the kiddies are happy, then everyone is happy. Visit our Family Activities page for a list of recommendations, the options are endless. Limerick makes for a great family break. 

Events & Festivals

Limerick hosts a wide range of festivals and events throughout the year. Our great location, local knowledge and ample free parking make us the ideal base for your visit to Limerick. Visit our In House Events page for upcoming Entertainment in The South Court Hotel and our Limerick Events and Festivals page. 

Check out Dolans Traditional Irish Pub and Restaurant with Live Music Venues, seven nights a week all year round.

The Great National South Court Hotel is surrounded by many well-known attractions around County Limerick.