Places to Visit in Lismore
There are many areas to visit when staying with us here at
Ballyrafter Country House Hotel. Whether you would like a long, interesting walk through Lismore Town or are thinking about gettting involved in fun, adventurous activities, Lismore has something to suit your preferences. The town of Lismore is remarkably known for the beauty of its situation; with its amazing castle and the splendour of the cathedral.
If you are considering exploring Lismore or are looking to take children out for a day filled with fun and interesting activities, take a look at some of the best places to visit below.
Landmarks To Visit
Lismore has a historical past that can be seen through many landmarks across the town.
Ballysaggartmore Towers are mystical gothic-style buildings which are situated in pleasant woodland areas near Lismore. These towers offer a fairy tale setting and have a rich history dating back to 1850.
If you would like to explore the more historic side of Lismore, why not visit
Lismore Castle Gardens? Both gardens are set within the castle walls and comprise of 7 acres with beautiful views of the castle and the countryside that surrounds it. Furthermore, at the St Carthage's Cathedral, visitors can view medieval tombs, stone carvings, fine stained glass windows, and more. The cathedral is situated on a lovely hill surrounding by greenery.
Activities Perfect For Children
If you are looking at keeping the children entertained during your visit to Lismore, you are in luck as the town is filled with activities.
Leahy's Open Farm is the perfect place for children to explore animals and farm life as well as play and run off some steam in the three-story indoor play area. If the weather is on your side and the sun is beaming, why not take a walk around Millennium Park?
Situated just around the corner from Ballyrafter Country House Hotel is Ballyrafter Equestrian Centre; this equestrian centre features indoor riding, a great place to practice your jumping skills and you can even take part in a cross-country pony trek.
The Perfect Places To Shop, Eat & Drink
Very little areas in Ireland offer so many excellent and highly recommended restaurants, cafes and shops. Lismore offers an amazing range of shops, from craft and art to fashion and footwear. If you are looking to shop till you drop, visit
here to see the shops that Lismore offers. If you are looking at getting a bite to eat and a coffee, why not pop into one of the cafes on Main Street of Lismore? There is a wide range of restaurants within Lismore, including Chinese, Indian and Italian; for more information visit here.
Get In Touch
If you are interested in visiting Lismore and would like some more information on the landmarks and places to visit, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us at
Ballyrafter Country House Hotel on . 00 35358 54002