To celebrate Mother’s Day, the Five Star Lyrath Estate in Kilkenny has created several packages. This luxurious hotel is set on 170 acres of mature woodland yet is only five minutes from Kilkenny city centre. It offers all kind of treats that will make the mum in your life feel extra special.


This gorgeous Kilkenny property is serving Mother’s Day lunch with a difference this year. The team at the hotel know family time is often quite rare and special and therefore have arranged for a professional photographer to take a family portrait on the steps of the 17th Century Manor House. This is complimentary for anyone who books Mother’s Day lunch at two AA Rosette Yew Restaurant on Sunday 22nd March (€35.00 per adult, €15 per child).


If you want to treat the leading lady in your life to an overnight get away, Lyrath Estate has created an overnight package, A Mother’s Love (from €117 per person sharing, available on Sunday, 22nd March only) which includes bed and breakfast and a 25-minute spa treatment in the award-winning Oasis Spa. The highly experienced therapists at the award-winning Oasis Spa provide a blend of traditional luxury, elegance and style that ensures each client immerses their mind, body and soul in pure indulgence. After your spa treatment, an elegant afternoon of sipping tea and nibbling delicate sweet and savoury bites will be served in The Atrium. The Atrium, with floor to ceiling glass windows offering glorious panoramic views of the estate and formal gardens, is a relaxing, elegant space.


Guests can also book the Pamper Me and Afternoon Tea package to show Mum just how important she is. This package is priced at €114 per person and includes a 50-minute spa treatment, complimentary access to the thermal suite followed by Afternoon Tea served in the elegant Atrium. The Pamper Me and Afternoon Tea package gives guests a choice of a personalised facial, Indian head massage, manicure or pedicure, Swedish full body massage or a back, neck and shoulder massage along with an Elemis mini facial. Mums to be can also opt for the maternity head, neck and shoulder massage. This is a customised massage to help relax expecting mums and release aches and pains.


Facilities include several restaurants and bars, a private cinema, swimming pool, gym, kids club and playground.  Outdoor pursuits are widely available and of course, the Oasis Spa is the ideal place to switch off and enjoy some ‘me time’.


To book your spa getaway, Mother’s Day Lunch or overnight stay at the luxurious Five Star property call Lyrath Estate on (056) 7760088 or log on to