Castleknock Hotel & Country Club, part of FBD Hotels & Resorts, is a stunning four star hotel featuring full leisure centre, day spa and 18 hole golf course and one of the Top Family Hotels in Dublin.
Top Family Hotels in Dublin
Castleknock Hotel & Country Club is a fantastic family hotel Dublin. Why? Well, the hotel is set in an idyllic country setting but perfectly located just 15 minutes away from Dublin City so you can avoid the noise, congestion and expensive parking but still be close by to enjoy all that the city has to offer. In addition, the hotel is just off the M50 and beside the Phoenix Park and Dublin Zoo so there are lots of fun family day excursions on our doorstep. There is also a nearby bus and train service to and from the city.
Family Rooms and Facilities at The Castleknock Hotel
The Castleknock Hotel have dedicated family bedrooms for younger kids and interconnecting bedrooms for older kids, a children’s playground, a leisure centre with an 18 metre swimming pool and separate baby and toddler pools. They have childrens menus in the restaurants and babysitters are also available upon request.
Castleknock Hotel has 190 bedrooms. Each room includes a safe, flat screen TV, ironing board, trouser press, tea/coffee making facilities, bathroom with underfloor heating and separate shower & bath and complimentary 500mb fibre optic uncontested Wi-Fi.
Executive grade rooms and above include smart TV’s with Netflix and premium sports channels, Nespresso coffee machines and rooms with a view while deluxe bedrooms and suites also include amenities such as air-conditioning, premium décor & furniture and USB sockets for electronic items like smartphones.
For mammy and daddy, they have the fitness and leisure centre including jacuzzi, sauna and steam room, a day spa offering a range of treatments, an onsite golf course, an award winning steak restaurant and a beautiful south facing terrace at the rear of the hotel to enjoy a bottle of wine overlooking the golf course and lake with soft background music.
Family Dining at The Castleknock Hotel
At Castleknock Hotel, they have a range of beverage and dining options to cater for all tastes, all of which have been recently refurbished. The hotel has been awarded ‘Best Place to Eat’ for two consecutive years at the Fingal Dublin Business Excellence Awards. There are two restaurants, Earth & Vine, their signature restaurant and 22 Bar & Restaurant, their casual dining experience. The Lobby is the hotel patisserie while the Lime Tree Bar is the main bar.
Family Activities Nearby
Blanchardstown Shopping Centre, less than 10 minutes from the hotel includes a cinema, the leisure plex with bowling, pool and quasar and lots of restaurants. The National Aquatic Centre, Ireland’s fourth most visited attraction which includes a waterpark and Fort Lucan, a childrens outdoor adventure centre are also just a few minutes drive from the hotel.
Tayto Park – 24 km – 30 mins drive
Fort Lucan – 5.1 km – 7 mins drive
Dublin Zoo – 8.6 km – 10 mins drive
Two for Tots
Imaginosity – 26 km – 25 mins drive
Explorium – 28 km – 25 mins drive
Free Family Fun
Phoenix Park – 8.6 km – 10 mins drive
Castleknock Hotel & Country Club have an excellent family packages which include goodie bags and a pass to Dublin Zoo or Tayto Park.
What Eileen of Easy Peazy Family Breaks Says: The playground is excellent, love the pool but it’s location is what makes it a brilliant hotel for me! Read my review by clicking here!