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The Kildare Hotel at The K Club

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Straffan, Ireland (Formerly The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ruthin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My son had his wedding at the K club last week and the whole thing was out of this world. The food was amazing. To serve food at the standard it was for so many people was outstanding. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The children were made welcome. We stayed at the hotel for a night which was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Recently stayed there for a week with my wife and two little'uns. We were made to feel really welcome from the moment we arrived. Our room wasn't quite ready, so we were whisked to the bar for refreshments on the house (I had a couple of Guinness – be rude not to!!). All the staff were very accommodating and helpful... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us played the prestigious Smurfit Course last weekend at The K Club and was so impressed with the course. Our group were absolutely blown away with the round we enjoyed there. The facilities, the greens, the fairways, the staff, it really has it all!! The course itself is a very challenging course and tests golfers of all... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The K Club has a fabulous location, beautiful gardens, areas to walk and golf courses. The main building has lovely rooms, and the breakfast is great. All the staff were terrific, most helpful and very considerate. I would highly recommend a stay there and am looking forward to a return visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my fiancé stayed in your hotel recently for a wedding. We arrived early in order to shower and get ready for the wedding and we were luckily able to check in. We were very disappointed on arriving to the room to find that the shower was not working and the taps a mere dribble which was very inconvenient... More

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Kilcullen, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and myself spent a lovely sunday afternoon in The K Club, we had lunch in Legends restuarant, food was delicious and very well presented. The restuarant manager and her staff were very attentive and couldn't do enough for us. We had a lovely stroll in the beautiful gardens followed by a drink in the Vintage Crop Bar and... More

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Newcastle West, Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I had a great stay in the k club this august bank holiday.we really enjoyed the beautiful grounds , the lovely room and most of all our dining experience was superb deserving of the 5 star & a really lovely friendly atmosphere all round, The reception staff & every member of this hotel couldn't be more helpful,... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved staying in the cottage/apartment at the K Club. I felt like I was at home, it was so warm, cosy and relaxing! Wish I would have known how wonderful it was so I could have stayed my entire trip! Better than another 5 star hotel we stayed at!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live near the K club but never went for food there. I went for afternoon tea with friends and it was fab. So relaxing and obviously the grounds are just beautiful. I thought as it was 5 star Hotel I just never went and only a certain cliental went there but I was mistaken. We had the afternoon tea... More

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Sligo, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I recently attended a wedding reception at this venue. Second to none. The rooms in the main building used to host the drinks reception were exquisite. The drinks and canapés were served by attentive courteous professionals. The reception was held in the Smurfit suite. Unfortunately we had been unable to secure the preferential wedding accommodation rate. I... More

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TheKClub, General Manager at The Kildare Hotel at The K Club, responded to this review

Dear Brendan J Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent wedding attendace here at The K Club. I am delighted to hear that you found all aspects of your day exquisite. I hope to welcome both you and your wife back again for an overnight in the near future, so you can experience all the other aspects... More

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Address: Straffan, Ireland (Formerly The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club)
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kildare > Straffan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Kildare Hotel at The K Club 5*
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Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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The Kildare Hotel, at The K Club, Ireland's First AA 5 Red Star Hotel, is located in the heart of the idyllic Irish countryside on the banks of the River Liffey in Straffan, Co.Kildare This long standing member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts offers the very best of pampering, leisure and golf facilities and is only 30 minutes from Dublin. Built in 1832, on the banks of the River Liffey, the original house was modelled on a French Chateau and still retains many of its original architectural features, art work and antiques. It opened as a luxury hotel in 1991 and was Ireland's first AA Five Red Star Property. To this day it continues to deliver the very highest levels of service and standards in terms of its food and beverage offerings, golf, leisure and spa treatments. The mature estate covers an impressive 550 acres and also features a stunning Victorian walled garden and fishing on the River Liffey which runs through the resort. The resident ghillees offer fly fishing on the river and horse riding and clay pigeon shooting are also available along with a range of different country pursuits. The K Club is home to two Championship Golf Courses- The Palmer Ryder Cup Course and the Palmer Designed Smurfit Course. Hailed among the world's finest golf resorts, The K Club was the chosen venue for the 2006 Ryder Cup and host to the European Open from 1995 to 2007. The K Spa, at The K Club, offers a wide variety of treatments for both men and women. The K Spa is an oasis of calm. The minimalist and contemporary decor sets the scene for pure indulgence and mind and body relaxation. The K Spa also features a secluded outdoor hot tub, aromatic herb garden, seven luxurious treatment rooms, two private suites, a Hamam, a Hydrobath, a Vichey Shower and an exotic Rasul Chamber. One of the spa products used at the spa includes, Voya which is made from organically certified seaweed, hand picked from the west coast of Ireland. A range of award winning dining facilities are available to choose from and include both fine dining and informal options. Our Accommodation is sumptuous and truly luxurious, each bedroom has been individually designed, no two rooms are alike and feature original paintings and antiques, meanwhile the bathrooms incorporate hand painted murals. Culture enthusiasts can enjoy regular art talks and tours of The K Clubs extensive private art and antiques collection with the resident art expert. The K Club is home to many important Irish works and even has a room dedicated to the Irish Expressionist painter, J. B Yeats. The Yeats Room features many of Yeats' important paintings and is a riot of colour and texture. Wine cellar tours are also available with our resident sommelier. Families are well catered for and children will love the kids club which offers arts and crafts, nature walks and games. Children will also enjoy using the swimming pool and junior golf clinics which run during the summer. A baby sitting service is also available upon request. The K Club is the ideal country venue for business and leisure travellers, families, weddings and honey mooners, incentive groups, executive retreats and of course, golfers. ... more   less 
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