Carton House is a magnificent 18th century Palladian manor that has been thoughtfully transformed in to a modern luxury resort, offering luxurious accommodations and a wealth of amenities. This 4-star hotel boasts a spectacular setting amongst a 1,100 private parkland estate and is located in Maynooth, Co. Kildare not far from Dublin city centre. A number of notable guests have visited the house throughout the years, it is one of Ireland’s most historical Palladian mansion houses.
In this beautifully restored historic mansion, there is a seamless blend of old and new featured, it offers contemporary elegance and extravagant modern luxury. The contemporary foyer is bright and colourful with fashionable upholstery and vibrant canvasses. In start contrast to this historic house reception rooms that still retain many original architectural features, ornate plasterwork, rich wood panelling, original fireplaces, fine art and are richly decorated and have antique furniture and luxuriant furnishings. Walking the corridors is taking a walk through history.
The hotel strives to provide the best in services and amenities, with every effort made to make guests feel comfortable.
The guest rooms in the original main house are decadent and opulent and are decorated in period style with design features unique to the original rooms, with rich and luxurious furnishings providing the ultimate in comfort and design. Guest rooms in the new extension are modern and elegant, these bright and spacious rooms are also comfortable and well equipped. All rooms are superbly designed, beautifully appointed and come with high quality amenties and modern conveniences to ensure guests have a pleasant stay.
The Linden Tree restaurant provides a formal dining experience in its bright and modern setting. The menu is contemporary and features a broad selection of dishes with an extensive wine list to complement them.
For a more relaxed and casual setting, the Coach House offers a further dining option. Situated in a beautifully concerted old stable block. The menu features a choice of light snacks, lunches and dinners. It is the ideal setting to unwind and enjoy fine food.
The chic Kitchen Bar occupies the old kitchens of the house and still retains the original ovens and cooking facilities providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere where guests can relax amongst its warm and comfortable decor.
The full-service spa is a luxury and chic spa offering a serene and tranquil setting. Guests can pamper themselves in the ultimate rejuvenation and invigoration in the spa. A range of beauty treatments are available using the highest quality products. Also featured at the spa are an indoor swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and steam room.
There is a fully equipped high tech gym with cardiovascular equipment, weights, a range of keep fit classes and more.
The gorgeous grounds feature a natural beauty and provides visitors with peaceful and tranquil setting. The grounds offer numerous on-site facilities, being home to two world class championship 18-hole golf courses, walking, cycling routes, training pitches, fishing and The Kildare Gallery. Walks of the grounds reveal some delightful sights not least the boathouse and castle remains.