The Top 10 Family Friendly Hotels & Resorts in Ireland

These great accommodation providers listed here actively cater to families with children

Looking for a list of the best family friendly accommodation throughout Ireland? Look no further! These great accommodation providers listed here actively cater to families with children, and you can be sure of a warm Irish welcome when you book and some great family activities and family friendly dining. They're listed in no particular order... we love them all!
Castleknock Hotel & Country Club, Dublin 
This is the perfect setting for a Dublin family break. Located in a quiet country setting beside The Phoenix Park and Dublin Zoo, 15 minutes from Dublin City and close to the M50. Their family bedrooms include two double beds with some interconnecting rooms. There are SMART TV’s, WiFi and small refrigerators included.
The hotel has a leisure centre, day spa, golf course and children’s playground so lots to do on-site and close-by! 
Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar 
The Resort comprises of two superb hotels, plus an award-winning leisure centre and spa, and is set in 90 acres of rolling countryside and mature forest and is just 5 mins drive to Castlebar.  The hotel retains some of its original country house atmosphere, while Breaffy Woods Hotel offers families comfortable, quality accommodation with a choice of large family rooms. Just 15 minutes drive from Westport, it boasts an award-winning Leisure Centre with 20m pool and separate kiddies splash pool, an outdoor playground, Games Room, Astroturf pitch and Crazy Golf, and the ever popular Breaffy Buddies Kids Club. 
The Pillo Hotel & Spa, Ashbourne
There's a whole host of Fun Family Packages at the Pillo Hotel in Ashbourne, Co. Meath!
Fancy a trip to Tayto Park, Funtasia or Dublin Zoo this summer? They're all close-by!  There's also a fantastic Leisure Centre with a gym and swimming pool at the hotel and a grogeous spa too!
The Pillo Hotel & Spa Ashbourne has fantastic family packages available that include entrance tickets to Tayto Park, Funtasia Water Park and Dublin Zoo so you can just concentrate on having lots of family fun!
Hotel Woodstock in Ennis 
Escape away with the family and treat them to an amazing summer holiday at Hotel Woodstock. Enjoy plenty of family fun activities for both adults & children.  
Choose from their 2 or 3 night package breaks with breakfast each morning and dinner on 1 evening for the entire family.  Kids enjoy access to our Kids Club and their Leisure Club facilities include: 15 metre deck level pool, kids pool, sauna, seam room, jacuzzi and gym. Great value family packages available June – August
The Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone 
The Hodson Bay Hotel offers spacious and comfortable family rooms, two bedroom family suites and interconnecting rooms. 
Kids will love the Penguin Kids Activity Camp, jam-packed with energetic games, fun filled activities and includes healthy meals. With a rich choice of activities on their doorstep including Baysports which has the worlds largest inflatable water slide, you'll also receive exclusive discounted offers on a range of attractions.They have your unforgettable summer holiday all taken care of.
Mount Juliet Estate, Kilkenny 
Mount Juliet Estate, has a real family friendly culture. Set on 500 acres of lush parkland in the heart of County Kilkenny, it is one hour from Dublin and 30 minutes from Waterford. Offering golf, fine dining & spa for mum and dad with fishing, bike rides, swimming pool, nature trails, playground and Mount Juliet Juniors Kids Club for the little ones. it’s the ideal place for your next family break away with a variety of accommodation to suit your family needs.
Trabolgan Holiday Village, Cork 
Renowned for its scenic beauty and idyllic setting beside the sea in east Cork, Trabolgan Holiday Village is the perfect holiday getaway for all the family to spend quality time together. With a wide range of onsite facilities including an indoor subtropical pool paradise, kids favourite TV characters including Peppa Pig™ and George™ and Ben™ and Holly™, Go Karts & Zip Wire there is something for all the family to enjoy.  
The Osprey Hotel and Spa in Kildare 
Only 35 minutes from Dublin and has many family friendly attractions on their doorstep including; Dublin Zoo, Kildare Village, Lullymore Heritage Park, Tayto Park, Clonfert Pet Farm and much more. The Osprey offers families a choice of rooms. They've a supervised Kids Club so you can treat yourself to some ‘me’ time in soul spa’s thermal suites or enjoy a romantic meal in mash: Restaurant.
The Amber Springs Hotel in Gorey 
This is a brilliant family hotel! There are loads of things for the kids to do. The hotel is minutes from excellent beaches, has adult and kids's swimming pool, a great active kids club, pet farm, mini golf, go-karting, Amber Train and Village and four restaurants including an Italian garden pizzeria and an adult only FARM steakhouse. The hotel is surrounded by family visitor attractions. Honestly what's not to love about the Amber!
Castle Leslie Estate in Monaghan 
Just 80 minutes from Dublin and 60 minutes from Belfast, yet a million miles from anywhere, this country estate guarantees that you get away from it all with the family! Their fabulous two bed Old Stable Mews sleeps 5 people and are set within a picturesque cut-stone courtyard surrounded by ancient woodlands in a quiet corner of this 1000 acre estate. There's their equestrain centre that runs Saddle Club over the summer holidays and super family friendly dining too!

{{ post.excerpt }}
{{ post.content.formatted }}

What is Family Friendly HQ?

Family Friendly HQ is Ireland’s trusted parenting community, dedicated to mums and dads, and families of all shapes and sizes.

Read more about us