Built in 1820, our stately home is the former rectory for Loughkeen Church. Stay with us at Loughkeen and enjoy total tranquility within a unique ambiance and warm, country hospitality. The historic town of Birr with its Castle and world-renowned telescope are less than 10 mins away. Surrounded my rolling green fields, the Slieve Bloom mountains, Lough Boora and various bog walks are all close by, while Lough Derg is 20 minutes away for those who like fishing, sailing and watersports.
Located on Lough Derg Drive with beautiful views across the Tipperary countryside. A perfect location to explore North Tipperary, East Galway & West Offaly. Portumna Castle & Forest Park 5 mins drive. Lough Derg with many water based activities 5 mins away. The beautiful award winning Terryglass Village with two excellent pubs Paddy's Bar & Derg Inn 3.5Kms. The Slieve Blooms and Lough Boora National Park both perfect for walking hiking or cycling just 40 mins.
Gurteen House is set on a farmland in the heart of the Irish countryside between Portumna and Birr. Peace & quiet is guaranteed, away from the hustle & bustle. You can sit back, relax & take in the country air or take advantage of one or two of our avenues for a stroll. We are 5 minutes walk from our local village of Rathcabbin which has a local country pub & shop. We have 2 rooms available. A light breakfast is included which contains Bread, Cereals, Fruit, Yogurt, Orange Juice, Tea, Coffee.