Family trips are great, but when you need an emotional break and some time away with your friends, there is one Kildare hotel that can accommodate all your needs. Whether it’s for a weekend getaway or a bachelorette party, the Osprey Hotel is ready for you! Research has shown that getting away with the girls is actually good for your health. When women get together with their friends they produce a hormone in their bodies called oxytocin. This hormone is responsible for lowering the effects o...

When you book a hotel, you will want to book one that you will love. At Osprey Hotel, you will be thoroughly pleased with our divine location, our beautiful spa, the family friendly atmosphere we possess and the exquisite dining experiences that are offered within. Here are the top 5 reasons why we believe you will fall in love with us before you even step foot into this contemporary Kildare hotel.Leisure ClubYou do not have to miss a day exercising if that is part of your dai...

There is nothing more beautiful than a sunny day in Ireland. It's no wonder why so many people take their family summer breaks in Kildare and other beautiful, historic counties around the country. With its infused historic and modern temperament, there is something for all the family to enjoy in Kildare. Whether it is lounging at our family resort with all its amenities, or visiting Dublin’s most famous Viking Tours just a short distance away. Here are some of our Kildare family favourites!

Ireland strives to be the world centre of excellence and knowledge for horse racing and breeding. The industry contributes significantly to the Irish economy in the form of Bloodstock sales, Tote betting and racecourse attendances.  It is not a wonder why the country is home to so many race tracks that provide an abundance of entertainment for participants! Horse racing is run throughout Ireland, and at last calculation, the country had 24 racecourses in the Republic of Ireland, a...

Looking for fun things to do during your family break in Kildare? The County is full of adventure for all the little ones! From calm and relaxing, to loud and adventurous places to visit, Kildare has everything to offer, and is no doubt one of the best counties for family breaks in Ireland. Although a difficult task and with so many options to choose from, we have compiled a list of our favourite family friendly activities to do while visiting Kildare. 1. The Japanese Gardens...