Bed and Breakfasts in County Kildare
Kildare is an inland county and is regarded as having the best farmland in Ireland.The stunning scenery and natural beauty along with fantastic outdoor amenities make this county an ideal holiday destination. There really is something for everyone in this attractive midlands county.
The region has a wide variety of accommodation. Kildare Bed and Breakfast properties are a good choice if you are looking for a traditional Irish holiday experience. Kildare B&Bs are run by Irish families who know their locality inside out and therefore will be able to offer advice on all the best attractions and amenities that you should visit. Hosts are renowned for the welcome they give to visitors and will make sure your stay is filled with genuine Irish hospitality. Expect refreshments on arrival, comfortable surroundings and a delicious homemade breakfast in the morning. This will set up for the exciting sightseeing day ahead.
The county is the horse-breeding capital of Ireland and is home to three racecourses and numerous stud farms. The county also has excellent angling facilities and is an ideal location for cycling and walking enthusiasts. Golf is a major sporting pastime with many top-class courses in the county. The Ryder Cup, a world famous golfing tournament has been hosted at the K Club in 2006. Greyhound and motor racing are popular interests, with the home of Irish motor-racing located in Kildare’s very own Mondello Park, outside of Naas.
The county is rich in history and culture with a host of beautiful houses and gardens to visit including Carton House in Maynooth and Castletown House in Celbridge. The South Kildare Heritage Trail is a must if you are interested in castles, churches and historical ruins. Other interesting places to visit include Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park, Straffan Steam Museum and the Heritage Centre in Athy.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the picturesque towns of County Kildare, each one with something unique to offer. Restaurants will provide a fine dining experience with mouth-watering traditional and international cuisine. Make sure to visit a traditional Irish pub and enjoy some live trad music. It is a great night’s entertainment and a chance to mix with the community and meet the local characters.
So, as you can see, you will be spoilt for choice on your visit to Kildare with so many interesting things to see and do. Undoubtedly, you will leave with many fond memories, great photographs and a promise of a return visit. Kildare will capture your imagination and your heart.