Out & About In Limerick City

Limerick City, located on the West Coast of Ireland, is the perfect location for exploring counties Limerick, Clare and the rest of the West Coast. The new Limerick Tunnel gives the Great National South Court Hotel optimum exposure to all road networks and many Limerick Tourist Attractions. Only a short drive from Shannon International Airport and only 2 hours drive from Dublin – it 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 set to be Ireland's first long-distance touring route, stretching along the Atlantic coast from Donegal to West Cork.

Our Great National South Court Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore Ireland's majestic west coast.


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.

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.

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.