Clonmel is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Tipperary as many of the city’s star attractions are nearby. The South Tipperary Arts Centre and the South Tipperary County Museum are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other worthy points of interest close by Clonmel are Main Guard and Marlfield Lake.
Savvy travelers in Clonmel, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the cultural attractions nearby. Step inside some of the remarkable museums here such as the Cashel Folk Village in Cashel.
Tipperary has some interesting attractions including Cahir Castle in Cahir, Swiss Cottage and Hore Abbey in Cashel. Learn more about Tipperary’s past by checking out nearby historic sites, such as Lismore Castle in Lismore.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the Lismore Golf Club in Lismore, the Dungarvan Golf Club in Dungarvan and the Callan Golf Club in Callan.
Sports lovers should get tickets for nearby Semple Stadium, Cashel to see the Tipperary GAA doing battle with visiting teams. On game days the stadium overflows with blue, yellow and white, as hurling fans join together to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To really get to know Clonmel, think about making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, it’s hard to go past the Baileys Hotel Cashel, the Park Hotel, Dungarvan, and the Lawlors Hotel, Dungarvan.