Family Fun at Killashee

- Posted on: 19/06/2023 - $itemValue.title

If you're seeking a family-friendly getaway, the charming location of Killashee offers a range of exciting attractions nearby.

From thrilling mazes to a renowned stud farm and a captivating heritage park, you'll find something to delight the entire family. Additionally, we provide a host of activities and amenities to ensure a memorable stay without even leaving the hotel estate. Let's dive into the adventure!

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Family Attractions near Killashee Hotel:

The Kildare Maze:

Just a short drive away from Killashee Hotel lies the enchanting Kildare Maze. Lose yourself (figuratively!) in this massive hedge maze, complete with a wooden tower. Challenge your family to find the center while enjoying the fresh air and beautiful surroundings. With a zipline, picnic area and smaller wooden maze and sandpit, this is an attraction that will be enjoyed by the whole family.

The Irish National Stud:

A visit to the Irish National Stud is a must for animal enthusiasts and garden lovers alike. Discover the secrets of breeding, training, and racing world-class horses. Take a leisurely stroll through the immaculate gardens, visit the Japanese Gardens, and marvel at the elegant thoroughbreds that call this stud farm home.

Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park:

Located nearby the hotel, Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park is a treasure trove of history, nature, and adventure. Delve into Ireland's past through interactive exhibitions, experience the thrill of a train ride, explore the fairy village, or even embark on a bog tour to witness the fascinating flora and fauna of the boglands. With indoor play centre, outdoo petfarm and playground and gorgeous cafe you would easily spend your fully day taking in the attraction. 

Hotel Activities and Delights:

Now, let's turn our attention to the exciting activities and amenities available within the hotel estate. Whether you're seeking relaxation or active family pursuits, wel caters to all your needs:

Pampering at Killashee Spa:

Indulge in a tranquil escape at the award-winning Killashee Spa. Treat yourself to rejuvenating massages, invigorating facials, and luxurious beauty treatments. Unwind in the thermal suite or take a dip in the infinity pool, surrounded by breathtaking views of the estate.

Leisure Facilities:

Dive into the hotel's 25m swimming pool and let the kids splash around in the designated children's pool. Stay active in the fully equipped gymnasium or join one of the fitness classes offered on-site. Relax in the jacuzzi, steam room or sauna while visiting the leisure club to ensure you enjoy all the facilities. 

Adventure Playground and Fairy Forest:

The hotel's adventure playground is the perfect place for children to burn off some energy. Let them climb, slide, and swing to their heart's content in this safe and supervised outdoor play area. Killashee's fairy forest is deep in the woodlands for the children to explore. The fairy worksheet for the children can be collected at reception so they can follow the fairies and do the activities. Along with the Fairy Forest, Killashee has acres of manicured gardens and walkways to explore. 

Dining Experiences:

Savor a delectable range of culinary delight, choose between the two hotel restaurants, the Pippin Tree or the Oak & Anvil. From a sumptuous afternoon tea to a gourmet dinner or a taste from the dedicated children's menu at the restaurant, there's something to suit every palate. 

Butterfly Treasure Trail

Killashee has a brand new butterfly treasure hunt throughout the gardens. Make sure to go to the reception desk in the hotel to get your Butterfly map to find the clues. Explore the butterfly gardens, down through the playground around by the teddy bear picnic trail and the fairy forest to find the magically butterfly letters to spell the secret word on your map. Once you have all the clues go to reception to get your winning surprise.

Mini Explorer Kits 

For any budding Explorers - We have our mini explorer kits including a mini magnifying glass and Johnny Magory Mini Beast Hunt to complete in the gardens & grounds of the hotel. We also have the 'Killashee Johnny Magory' Nature & Heritage Trail & an Irish Tree Scavenger Hunt.

Killashee Hotel, is an ideal destination for families seeking both adventure and relaxation. Explore the nearby family attractions such as The Kildare Maze, The Irish National Stud, and Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park to immerse yourselves in the beauty and culture of the county. Back at the hotel, enjoy the plethora of activities and amenities, from spa treatments to swimming, daily kidtivityhub to garden walks, ensuring an unforgettable stay for the whole family. Plan your next family getaway to Killashee Hotel, where fun and relaxation await!

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