Dooly’s Hotel stands in Emmet Square,
the very centre of Georgian Birr.
The hotel is one of the oldest coaching
inns in the country dating back
to 1747 and now enjoys the status
of being a 3 star hotel.
Birr was laid out during the Georgian period and still retains many
of its original features such as
its wide tree lined walls, pleasant
gardens, period houses and Georgian
character. The town itself reflects
the peace and contentment of its
All Bedrooms have Bathroom en-suite,
Direct Dial Telephone, 10 Channel
Television with Video Channel and
Tea/Coffee making facilities. Whether
on a relaxing break, an activity
holiday or a business trip, this
hotel is the ideal location for
Our Coach House Lounge is a favourite
among locals and visitors alike.
Splendidly furnished, warm and welcoming,
good food and cheer. The recently
restored Great Telescope in Birr
Castle Demesne is now to be viewed
looking and moving exactly as it
did over 150 years ago.
Other amenities in the Birr area include golf, boating, horseriding,
cycling and a nearby leisure centre
with sauna and gym.