Nestled in the vale of the Slieve Bloom and Devils Bit mountains, Tipperary Roscrea is a town with a rich historic past and an active present. Its is the third oldest town in Ireland and one of the largest towns in north Tipperary. Roscrea is strategically placed and caters for all tastes.
Take a walk-through Roscrea ancient streets and you will be soon captivated by its character and ambiance. A safe and fun town Roscrea is perfect for the visitor who is looking to step off the typical tourist track and experience something special. Whether its a pint in one of many local pubs or a visit to one of the numerous historic monuments or buildings Roscrea is not short of things to see and do. Sure it is no wonder the great Michael Collins choose to stay a night in Roscrea in a hotel on Castle Street on his way to Beal Na Blath. He was one of many numerous Irish Greats historic figures from Daniel O Connell to visit this beautiful town. So why not pay a visit and see for yourself. Roscrea is the place to be!