Borrisokane, Co. Tipperary is the capital of Lower Ormond, strategically situated on the N52/65 between Nenagh and Portumna and the N52 between Nenagh and Birr, close to the great national amenity of Lough Derg only 8 miles to the west.
The town originated in 1661 and was laid out by Cromwellian captain names Spopford. The land area is flat generally, 60ft above sea level, and is predominately use for agricultural purposes (over 22,000 hectares).
It can boast of B&B’s, self catering, pubs, restaurants and a hotel. There are some English language schools and en equestrian centre in the area also boat hire, fishing, cycling and horse riding facilities are available, golf courses, pitch and putt and walking trails are all within 30 mins, drive of Borrisokane.
Hospitality and friendliness can be found wherever you go in Borrisokane, and that says a lot for the local inhabitants.