Athy is a great destination if you’re taking the whole family on holiday in Ireland. It’s packed full of fun attractions and trips that will keep the children, young and old, entertained while ensuring there’s plenty for parents too. Finding the right hotel is, of course, essential when booking your holiday. There is a good selection of accommodation in Athy and the surrounding area that will meet your needs, ensuring that you and your family make the most of your time away together.
Local Activities in Athy
County Kildare is the ideal location if you need to find things to do for the kids. There are indoor and outdoor activity centres, so the weather doesn’t have to dictate your plans. They provide a great day out, offering zip wires, adventure trails, toddler play areas, a sand area, pet corner and crazy golf. If that doesn’t keep the kids busy all day, then nothing will!
Or how about a day on the farm? Wooly Ward's Farm is a petting and activity farm that transforms your little darlings into farmers. Everyone gets to feed, lead, pet and groom the animals, while their shows such as No More Tricks and The Animal Picnic are a great hit with the children. Wherever you stay, and whatever activities you choose, you can be sure there is a wealth of family-friendly activities within a short distance.
Spacious accommodation, with rooms that join together, can be found in many Athy hotels, while there is a wealth of choice with regards to locations. Whether it’s the more relaxed areas of the countryside, near the parks or forests, or closer proximity to the town where you can take the kids round the various attractions with no fuss, you’ll not struggle to find your perfect accommodation here.
Use the advanced hotel reservations system from Expedia to check if your hotel has all the amenities you require, be it extra beds or cribs for very young children, a DVD player in the room, child-friendly menus in the on-site restaurant, or blackout blinds on the windows so that everyone gets a good night’s sleep.
Booking Your Hotel in Athy
Many of the hotels in and around Athy will have a games room to keep older children entertained after dinner, while others benefit from indoor pools, an ideal solution to a rainy day. And mum and dad can arrange in-room babysitting or childcare if they want to have the evening off to do their own thing in Athy, safe in the knowledge that their children are in good hands while they enjoy a night out.
Book through Expedia to guarantee finding the best rates for Athy hotels and remember that as with every hotel featured on Expedia, you can browse personalised reviews that you can trust from fellow parents, giving you the confidence that your chosen accommodation, be it a five star hotel, a cosy bed and breakfast, or a rustic guesthouse, is truly family-friendly, before you book.