Built on the original site where Arthur Guinness created his brewing empire in 1756, Court Yard Hotel provides a retreat just 15km away from the bustle of central Dublin. A 20-minute drive from the hotel, travellers may visit Ovidstown for a peek inside the Straffan Butterfly Farm, while Guinness Storehouse, Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons and Kildare Village outlet are also reachable in a 20-minute drive.
Guests are invited to standard double or twin rooms, decorated in warm earthy tones and featuring flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi.
The RiverBank Restaurant serves up a delectable menu of seasonal, locally sourced produce, and is well-known for dry-aged steaks and fresh fish all year round.
Meals are complemented by an extensive list of fine wines, while two bars provide live music and cocktails.
Groupon’s Guide To Co. Kildare
One of the large counties in Ireland, Co. Kildare is bordered by the counties of Laois, Meath, Dublin, Carlow, Offaly and Wicklow, and is a part of the Mid-East Region of Ireland.
Mostly a lowland region, the county is famous for its horse racing and the quality of horses bred in the area, including the Irish National Stud and many others. Other attractions include Irish heritage sites scattered around the county such as St Bridget’s Well, Kilcullen, Taghadoe and Oughterard Round Towers and Punchestown Standing Stone, as well as golfing opportunities.