Just a short flight across the water, with a varied landscape and unique sense of character, Ireland is the ideal location for a memorable getaway. The weather may not be a certainty, but the experience truly is.
Ideally situated on Ireland’s Ancient East Coast, a convenient 25 minutes from Dublin Airport, Carton House has everything you would expect from a luxury resort. Simply book your flight, choose and reserve your date with us directly and upon arrival, check yourself out from reality.
Located within the historic walls of a 1,100-acre estate in the University town of Maynooth, County Kildare, Carton House is an effortless fusion of the old and the new. Retaining all the charm of its 18th century heritage, the resort offers an array of modern facilities and contemporary comforts. Originally the home of the Fitzgerald family, to this day the resort boasts the hallmark of its original aristocratic owners. From the picturesque Boathouse, said to have been purpose built for Queen Victoria, to the exquisitely ornate Gold Salon, guests can enjoy and experience every facet of the estate’s historic past.
Steeped in history, Carton House has been tastefully restored with contemporary facilities for a luxurious and comfortable stay. Featuring 165 bedrooms ranging from superior to presidential standard with family and interconnecting rooms available. Bedrooms are available in both the original House and the contemporary new bedroom wing and all are finished with modern amenities for a restful night’s sleep. In addition to 165 luxury bedrooms, the resort features 2 championship golf courses, wellness facilities complete with an 18-metre swimming pool, the oasis that is Carton Spa, a choice of delicious dining experiences, tennis courts and several walking trails which meander through ancient woodlands alongside the River Rye. Guests can also take in the stunning surroundings and immerse themselves in the historic past with a range of activities onsite and nearby including clay pigeon shooting, horse riding, archery and much more.
A stay at Carton House is a true Irish countryside escape, yet a prime location for nearby attractions including the Irish National Stud and Japanese Gardens, Kildare Village Shopping Outlet, Dublin Zoo, the Guinness Storehouse, Newgrange, Newbridge Silverware visitor centre and museum, Glendalough, Castletown House, Tayto Park and so much more.
Centrally located, conveniently connected, complete with rich history and contemporary facilities, Carton House has everything you need for an unforgettable Irish getaway.