The Ballykisteen Hotel is a four star hotel and self-catering lodges situated on 176 acres of Tipperary's picturesque countryside, in the shadow of the Galtee mountains.
For those participants thinking of staying for a few days either prior to or after the summer school, there are a range of things to see and activities to enjoy in the area.
A secluded valley in the Galtee mountains the Glen of Aherlow offers some spectacular walks, as well as a number of ancient heritage sites and a range of other activities such as cycling, horse riding and fishing.
The Ballykisteen Hotel is also within easy driving distance of a number of sights and locations around the mid-west and south-west of Ireland, including the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren, Bunratty Castle, the Ring of Kerry, the Rock of Cashel and Limerick city.
More information is available from regional tourist offices.