Nearby Osprey Hotel

So much to see, discover and explore.

Golf

Book a round of golf at our sister property Tulfarris Hotel & Golf Resort. Just a mere 20 minutes drive from Osprey Hotel.

The 18 hole championship course at Blessington Lakes is set across three stunning peninsulas with panoramic views. Ideal for all ability levels. 

The driving range is open and is suitable for all weather conditions. 

Guests of Osprey Hotel can avail of discounted rates. 

 

Kildare Village

Kildare Village Shopping Outlet, located just off the M7 Motorway and approximately 20 minutes from the Osprey Hotel, has over 60 stylish outlet boutiques, offering up to 60% reductions. Osprey Hotel guests can enjoy a special VIP card giving them 10% off, ask our reception team for full details.

World famous Newbridge Silverware is only 15 minutes drive from the Osprey Hotel. Visit the Museum of Style Icons to see memorabilia from international stars, discover how craftsmen create tableware in the Visitors Centre and browse their ranges of exquisite jewellery, elegant gifts and the most stylish tableware.

Family Attractions

There are loads of things to see and do with the family near Osprey Hotel. Kildare is a beautiful county with an abundance of local attractions.

Horse Racing

Kildare, arguably the equine capital of the world, has the busiest racing calendar in Ireland with 34 days of racing between the Curragh, Naas Racecourse and Punchestown race courses. The region has a strong equine tradition that includes Show jumping, Dressage, Hunting, Eventing, Racing, Breeding and Point to Point. With all this equine activity comes a way of life that involves the best of everything and Osprey Hotel is at the heart of it all.

Punchestown

Punchestown Racecourse is located only 10 minutes drive from Osprey Hotel. Also known as the home of Irish jump racing, Punchestown’s Festival is a five day event usually held in April each year.  

Curragh Racecourse

The Curragh Racecourse is located only 15 minutes from Osprey Hotel. The Curragh hosts many race meeting throughout the year with the Irish Guineas Festival attracting the biggest crowd. The two day festival is typically held in the last weekend of May.

Naas Racecourse

With 17 events throughout the year, Naas Racecourse is often considered the hub of horse racing in Kildare. Located less than 10 minutes drive from Osprey Hotel, Naas racecourse offers top class horse racing, family fun days, summer barbeque evenings and much more.

Newbridge Silverware

Designer and producer of jewelry and giftware products and its is this unique history of craftmanship and experience. For over 80 years Newbridge Silverware has been designing and crafting quality tableware at its manufacturing facility in Newbridge co. Kildare. You can get your Jewelry delivered to over 100 different countries or purchase a gift card online. Opened 10am – 6pm Monday to Saturday and Sunday 12- 6pm. Located 15 minutes away from the Osprey Hotel.

Japanese Gardens & National Stud

The Irish National Stud’s Japanese Gardens, renowned throughout the world and the finest of their kind in Europe, are far more than simply a treat for the eye. They also provide comfort to the soul, achieving exactly the objective that was set out when the gardens were created between 1906 and 1910. They are open Monday to Sunday (including bank Holidays) 9am – 6pm. Last admission is 5pm. Located 20 minutes away from the Osprey Hotel.

Mondello Park

Mondello Park is Irelands only international motorsport venue located 12 minutes away from the Osprey Hotel. You can choose from driving experiences, redeem a voucher for a friend or a loved one or attend one of their track days. They also offer corporate driving experiences.

Naas Farmers Market

Naas Farmers Market is a renowned Food Destination and has a lot of food producers that that feature widely Irish food guides such as the Bridgestone Irish Food Guide. The market is open every Saturday 10am to 3pm.

Barge Trips

Experience the Grand Canal the way it was intended and take a leisurely cruise on a restored traditional Canal Barge. The barge is available for private hire for groups any day of the week and operates up to 6 scheduled cruises daily at weekends. Operates Monday to Sunday – 10am -5pm. Located 10 minute drive from the Osprey Hotel.

Blessington Lakes

Punchestown Racecourse is a world-renowned Irish course set just 15-minutes from Osprey Hotel, Country Kildare. It’s known as the home of Irish Jumps Racing and has the only cross country banks course in Ireland. It’s also home to the famous Punchestown Festival, a major horse racing festival in the Irish National Hunt Season. Each year the festival draws crowds of up to 130,000 visitors, all looking to win big and enjoy a variety of entertainment.