Carton House - Maynooth

Maynooth, Maynooth, Irelandshow map
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Overview

Carton House Hotel, Golf And Spa is a 4-star venue positioned about 21 km from Clara Lara Fun Park .

The property is located 20 km away from Tayto Park.

Maynooth College Visitor Centre is 2.3 km from the hotel and The K Club is about 10 km away.

The hotel's beautiful location offers to get to Dublin airport in 30 minutes by car.

Rooms

Carton House Hotel features rooms with a contemporary interior that come with free wireless internet, a mini bar, a private safe, pay television and multi-channel TV for a pleasant stay in Maynooth. Staying at Carton House Hotel guests can enjoy the garden. Room facilities also include a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Kitchen bar is available on site.

Services

Bicycles are available for rent on site.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include cribs, babysitting and a pool. Carton House Hotel offers a gym and aerobics classes for guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   165.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Surfing
  • Diving
  • Sailing
  • Pedal boating
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Billiard tables
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Aerobics
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Full board
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Game room

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled
  • Bathroom for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Bungalows
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:00FREECheck-out08:00-12:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 3 yearsExtra bedAll children4 - 13 yearsExtra bedThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
Getting around
Airports
Dublin (DUB)13.1 mi
Kilkenny (KKY)59.5 mi
Bus
Bus stop6.8 mi
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Reviews
8.2
FabulousBased on  126  reviews

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10.0
Rooms
8.0
Service
  • 4.2
    Guest rating

    Nice old building and grounds open for walking around

    New rooms are small and similar standard to an ordinary hotel. front desk were not clear or helpful on changing rooms

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Hotel was far too busy and staff were unable to cope well.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    I really noticed the staff. They were all very friendly and helpful. The hotel was very clean with lots of seating. The food was better than any other hotel i have stayed in.

  • 4.6
    Guest rating

    I was terribly disappointed with my visit to carton house. When we first arrived at 2.30 our room was not ready. No valet parking Dirty lobby floors Dinner was not up to standard Walk to hotel room was approx ten min walk from lobby. Small bar, guests drank mainly in hotel lobby which was freezing!! Completely overpriced.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    I loved Carton House! The staff, rooms, spa, food and grounds are all brilliant. It is a great place for getting away from it all and for utter relaxation.

    Nothing, I cannot fault it.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Nice country house with lovely walks around the golf course

    No smoked salmon on breakfast buffet

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    spacious and luxurious with excellent staff. the food was also a taste to remember with the steak and red pepper and chocolate sauce we had in the golf club the best.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    All services/actitives were excellant

    Some of te staff were not vey attentive. Could not find booking on arrival I ad made through web site

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    The location would have been lovely had this not been for the weather. Couldnt use the grounds or tennis courts because of severe rain which made it quite hard work. The pool was therefore too busy with young children till 7.30pm on an evening.

    Both my daughter and I went for an exspensive treat after her sitting 9 stressful gcses. When we booked into the hotel on the Thursday we were told they didnt do waxing, tinting, hd brows or st tropez tans, just plain message and facials. They were very limited on availability and only I managed to get a facial and massage at 10.30am on saturday morning. Massage was very good but we were looking forward to being really pampered and coming home looking glowing. This did not happen. Lovely location ruined by weather and lots of kids therefore in the pool which we therefore didnt use. Food very very limited to real choice. Main restaurant very little choice with select 5 chice of a la carte menu so only ate one night at golf club house. Lovely waitress and food presented although she also admitted all staff thought the restaurant and other peolpe that usually went in to the club house mentioned what poor choice it was so much improvement required there. Think this hotel suits anniversary couples, adult birthday treats, golfer weekends romantic weekends. Would not aim at girly weekends as so limited.

  • 10.0
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    The location is beautiful and the countryside surrounding the house is so scenic. It maintains old-style service in a contemporary setting. The spa was excellent and the restaurant was good too. While there were quite a few families there, the atmosphere was calm and relaxed and the children were well behaved. A perfect location for a romantic night away.

    I had no mobile phone coverage at all. While it is nice to retreat from the world. I would still like to be able to connect with it and be contactable, if necessary. Also, the Wifi connection in the bedroom was very poor.

  • 10.0
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    We liked everything about the Carton House. The price was excellent and the golfing was great. Everybody was extremely helpful and kind. The breakfast was wonderful. We will definitely return to the Carton House Hotel. It would also be a great place for a destination wedding.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Loved every moment of our stay at Carton House. The warm welcome we got at reception set the tone for our stay, friendly and attentive staff throughout, luxurious accommodation, delicious food in the Linden Tree restaurant. Only stayed one night, not nearly long enough, look forward to returning and would recommend.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Absolutely faultless hotel experience, beautiful grounds, fabulous rooms and welcoming and accommodating staff

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    I was very disappointed that the main rooms of the Carton House are in a very unattractive building next to the beautiful old building, which was hardly in use. The setting itself is nice only that the guest just face walls or parking slots wherever they look. The very popular kitchen bar was only open late evenings and the pool facilities reminded me more of a school swimming pool than a luxury hotel swimming area. I felt that the potential of this Carton House, with the space and beautiful setting is not used to its best.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    A lively building and grounds with nice bars

    Restaurant food was simply ok Dinner was expensive for what we got and seemed to be aimed at those on a package deal

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Highlights
8
FabulousBased on  126 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best 4 Star Hotels in Ireland

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:00FREECheck-out08:00-12:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 3 yearsExtra bedAll children4 - 13 yearsExtra bedThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Dublin (DUB)13.1 mi
Kilkenny (KKY)59.5 mi
Bus
Bus stop6.8 mi
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