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Kilkea Castle
With a history dating back to 1180, Kilkea Castle provides accommodation set on 180 acres of woodland, gardens and a golf course. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and a shared lounge. A concierge service, free parking and luggage storage are available for guests. The estate boasts 140 bedrooms with several accommodation options. Each of the 11 Castle Bedrooms are uniquely designed and the Carriage Rooms are located within the courtyard of Kilkea Castle where guests can choose from interconnecting and wheelchair accessible rooms. All rooms feature HDTV, luxury bathroom amenities and free WiFi. Guests can enjoy a whisky in the castle bar, The Keep, before dining at Restaurant 1180 with a view overlooking the castle gardens. This fine-dining restaurant provides seasonal local produce and offers traditional Irish cuisine with a hint of International. Alternative dining options are located in the Clubhouse and include The Bistro, which offers a more informal dining experience, as well as Hermione’s Restaurant which features a simple yet sophisticated setting. Kilkea Castle offers many outdoor activities such as an 18-hole Championship Golf Course, horse-riding, clay pigeon shooting, falconry, tennis, archery and fishing. The property also features a Spa with 5 treatment rooms including a large couples suite, a Relaxation Room, a Thermal Suite with a Hydrotherapy Pool and a Beauty Lounge for hair, make-up and nails. Carlow is 15 km from the accommodation, while Kildare is 28 km away. The nearest airport is Dublin, 84 km from Kilkea Castle, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
<1 KM
from €125
Clanard Court Hotel
The Clanard Court Hotel is situated in Athy, Kildare, just a 10-minute walk from Athy Train Station. It offers spacious rooms with free internet access, a brasserie and free parking. Rooms at the Clanard Hotel have bathrooms with baths, power showers and hairdryers. They also include TVs, safes and luxurious duvets and bed linen. Bailey’s Bistro serves modern cuisine and has an extensive wine list. Bailey’s Bar offers traditional Irish food and regular live entertainment. K Leisure is one mile away in the centre of Athy and guests of Clanard have free use of its facilities. These include a pool, sauna and gym. Athy farmers Market and the Athy Heritage Centre Museum are both a 15-minute walk from Clanard. Athy Golf Course is a 5-minute drive away. Kildare Village Shopping Outlet and the Irish National Stud & Gardens are only a 15-minute drive. Newbridge Silverware and Whitewater Shopping Centre are 30 minutes away.
8 KM
from €222
Talbot Hotel Carlow
With elegant décor, the rooms at the Talbot Hotel Carlow have en-suite bathrooms with deluxe toiletries and fluffy towels. Rooms also feature TVs, free Wi-Fi and a 24 hour room service menu. Offering modern cuisine, The Liberty Tree Restaurant is on the 4th-floor and has stunning countryside views. The Corries Bar & Bistro offers traditional Irish food and drink with live entertainment at weekends. Inspirit Health and Leisure Club boasts a fully equipped and gym, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi plus a 20 metre swimming pool with a Kiddies Corner. Indigo Hair and Beauty Salon offers a wide range of hair and beauty treatments as well as soothing massages provided by trained professionals. The Talbot is located next door to The Dome Family Entertainment Centre which plays host to a 12 lane bowling alley and games arcade plus a large indoor soft play area featuring crawl tubes, slides ball pits and more to keep children entertained. The Talbot was voted in the top 10 ‘Family Friendly Hotels in Ireland 2011’. Free parking is available at the hotel.
11 KM
from €209
Seven Oaks Hotel
An ideal base from which to explore the beautiful surroundings of Carlow, Seven Oaks is a welcoming hotel, ideally located just 3 minutes walk away from Carlow town centre. Seven Oaks Hotel offers T.D. Molloy's Restaurant, serving modern international and Irish cuisine, using fresh local produce. Alternatively, Oaks Bar offers a relaxed setting, with a flat-screen TV showing live sport. Each classically furnished room has en suite facilities, with a TV and wireless internet access. Local leisure activities include fishing, canoeing and horse riding. Keen golfers will appreciate Carlow Golf Club, a 27-hole parkland course, in the beautiful countryside of a former wild deer park. Our leisure centre is open from 10.30am until 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 6.30pm for hotel residents only. Due to Covid-19 regulations we are offering one hour time slot for the pool and a 45 time slot for the gym. You can prebook this by requesting it at the time of booking or when you arrive to the hotel.
12 KM
from €144
Dinn Rí Hotel
In the centre of Carlow town, Dinn Ri Hotel features boutique rooms, an on-site nightclub and live band venue, and an outdoor terraced bar. The stylish sports bar includes three 48-inch plasma TVs. The refurbished, modern rooms at Dinn Ri each offer an en suite bathroom, which contain free toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can enjoy a TV with satellite channels in each room. Brooks Cafe Bar and Restaurant serves a brunch menu and lunch specials, with a full brasserie menu available in the evenings. The Terrace bar includes a retractable glass roof and serves a BBQ menu. Carlow train station is a 10-minute walk away, while the N80 road can be reached in 5 minutes by car. Carlow’s central shops, restaurants, and nightlife can all be reached within a 15-minute radius.
12 KM
from €146
Woodford Dolmen Hotel Carlow
Nestled against the banks of the River Barrow and surrounded by luscious green grounds, the 4-star Woodford Dolmen Hotel Carlow is located just outside Carlow. Rooms are en suite & all feature work desks and tiled bathrooms with luxurious toiletries. Hair dryers, telephones and tea/coffee making facilities are also available. The Barrow Bistro serves fine food all day, cooked by the bistro's head chef, who previously trained Jamie Oliver and has cooked for celebrities and royalty. Guests can enjoy an a la carte menu and an extensive wine list. Guests can enjoy a stroll around the beautifully landscaped gardens, with its impressive bridge joining the hotel to its own private island with picturesque views of the natural backdrop of the River Barrow and the surrounding Killeshin Hills. Carlow shops and restaurants are easily accessible and Carlow Castle is a short 15-minute walk. Free parking is available at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel Carlow.
15 KM
from €224
Mount Wolseley Hotel Spa & Golf Resort
Within 200 acres of beautiful countryside, this luxurious hotel and spa boasts an 18-hole championship golf course and a 20-metre swimming pool. Elegant decor and a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries are provided in each room at Mount Wolseley. Guests can relax with free internet access, free tea and coffee, and a TV in the room. The award-winning leisure centre at Mount Wolseley Hotel Spa & Gold Resort offers a state-of-the-art gym featuring machines with integrated TVs. Guests can relax in the hot tub, sauna, or steam room. The Wolseley Spa offers a range of exotic and luxurious treatments. Frederick's Restaurant serves creative cuisine and an Irish breakfast buffet amongst large windows and an outdoor terrace. The Aaron Lounge provides coffees, cocktails, and light lunches. Guest's can enjoy a game of golf at the 18 hole championship golf course or enjoy afternoon tea in the adult only library. Tullow’s centre can be reached in 10 minutes on foot, and guests can enjoy horse-riding in nearby Rathvilly.
20 KM
The Lodges at Ballykealey
Situated in Carlow, within 6.9 km of Altamont Gardens and 7.5 km of Leinster Hills Golf Club, The Lodges at Ballykealey features accommodation with a garden and free WiFi. The property is around 12 km from Mount Wolseley (Golf), 17 km from Carlow College and 17 km from Carlow Town Hall. Carlow Courthouse is 17 km away and County Carlow Military Museum is 18 km from the hotel. All rooms in the hotel are fitted with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kitchen, a dining area, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. The Lodges at Ballykealey provides some rooms with garden views, and all rooms include a kettle. At the accommodation rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels. A à la carte, continental or Full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning at the property. Carlow Golf Club is 18 km from The Lodges at Ballykealey, while Carlow Golf Range incorp. Ian Kerr Golf Academy is 19 km from the property. The nearest airport is Waterford Airport, 95 km from the hotel.
23 KM
from €189
Kildare House Hotel
Family owed & run hotel situated in the heart of Kildare town, Kildare House Hotel is just a 6-minute walk to the pedestrian entrance of Kildare Village Outlet Shopping and a 5-minute drive to the Curragh Racecourse, National Stud and Japanese Gardens. Free WiFi is available in each guest room, along with en-suite facilities, a satellite TV and a work desk. we offer 2 restaurants on site The Gallops bar and restaurant serves an al a carte menu for breakfast, lunch & dinner & Soulburger our vegan friendly deep south American burger bar. Kildare town is only 5 minutes from the main M7 motorway and only 30 minutes' drive from Dublin.
24 KM
from €115
Lord Bagenal Inn
In the Heritage Village of Leighlinbridge, just 10 minutes from Carlow and 20 minutes from Kilkenny off the N9, the Lord Bagenal has been renowned for award-winning food and wine. Established in 1979, The Lord Bagenal offers a traditional and vibrant experience where you can relax and sample our great food and wine. The original bar and restaurant offers a haven from the hustle and bustle, with blazing fires, and quirky nooks and crannies. 40 rooms now also feature duck down duvets, crisp cotton sheets, flat-screen TVs and volcanic showers. A bright and vibrant space, our gallery presents an exhilarating experience for your visual senses, showcasing an array of contemporary Irish and British artists.
24 KM
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