A summer fun break for all the family at Lyrath Estate

Summertime is a great excuse to gather the family together for an adventure. Lyrath Estate is the perfect destination for an enjoyable summer break away with the family. A full summer programme with lots of activities for children has been created by the team at the luxurious Lyrath Estate to ensure that the little ones have a magical stay.

The Summer Fun Package (two nights bed and breakfast €190 per adult sharing, €25 per child per night), with dinner for the adults on one evening of your choosing, ensures all family members, young and old will be kept happy. Three and five night packages are also available.

Reilly’s Fun Club has specially tailored a full programme of kid’s activities during school and summer holidays. Kids can make the most of what Lyrath Estate has to offer, including green fingers gardening, the slime factory, adventure club, nature walks, treasure hunts, discos, magicians, Nore Valley pet farm and Lyrath’ s own mini Olympics! All activities are arranged and supervised by our experienced kids’ entertainers (selected dates only).

If the kids are off at Reilly’s Fun Club the adults can take advantage of some ‘me time’ and enjoy a relaxing treatment in the award-winning Oasis Spa.  The highly experienced therapists provide a blend of traditional luxury, elegance and style that ensures each client immerses their mind, body and soul in pure indulgence. The treatment list is filled with carefully selected therapies from Elemis and Kerstin Florian which are based on natural resources which work in synergy with the mind and body.

The thermal suite in the spa includes several heating and cooling experiences including a stunning outdoor hydrotherapy pool which looks out on to the mature, private gardens.

If it’s a wet day the hotel’s 22-seater private cinema can be booked for families and groups to watch movies together. There is also a swimming pool, snooker room, a new playground and complimentary use of bicycles for adults and children to tour around in the estate. On site guests can also avail of archery from trained expert, Robert McPartlan, who will offer up tips and tricks.

Lyrath Estate is located just five minutes from the centre of Kilkenny city. Lyrath Estate and its grounds are located on 170 acres of mature parkland complete with exquisite lakes, rustic walkways and historic gardens on the site.  The resident dog’s love to accompany guests on their walks around the exquisite grounds. Lyrath Estate offers a feel of luxury, and the large variety of exquisite bedrooms offer the perfect place for a wonderful, restful break away.

Kilkenny city is rich in cultural spots, from medieval buildings to gorgeous castles, Kilkenny has plenty to offer for all ages.  Kilkenny Castle, overlooking the banks of the River Nore, has been a significant historic site in Ireland. Tours of Kilkenny Castle are available all year round. St. Canice’s Cathedral offers visitors a chance to witness the spiritual, cultural, architectural and archaeological wonders that Kilkenny has to offer. Castlecomer discovery park is also less than 30 minutes’ drive from Lyrath Estate which boasts a wide range of fun, challenging and exhilarating activities that can be enjoyed together as a family.

For more information see www.lyrath.com or call 00353 (0) 56 7760088