Carton House, a Fairmont managed hotel is luxury resort escapism at its best. Set on 1,100 private acres of sweeping Kildare parkland, just twenty five minutes from Dublin International Airport, it is one of Ireland’s most exquisite national treasures.
When you arrive at Carton House, you enter a place rich with over three centuries of history. Originally the home of the influential and aristocratic FitzGerald family, its history is as dramatic and storied as that of Ireland itself; rich in art, culture, romance and politics, echoes of which can be felt as you walk the halls today.
CARTON HOUSE GUEST ROOMS
All bedrooms at Carton House enjoy a sense of space and comfort with all the modern amenities you would expect to find in a modern well-appointed hotel. Bedroom features include custom-made beds, luxurious and bespoke bathrooms.
Enjoy your restful nights' stay in a superior deluxe bedroom, superior balcony bedroom or superior family bedroom in the main hotel, or choose to sleep in the historic original Manor House where there are a number of deluxe bedrooms and house suites, each uniquely designed to retain the charm and elegance of the estate's 18th century heritage.
All bedrooms feature as standard:
- Luxurious linens
- Spacious bathrooms
- LCD screen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Complimentary daily newspaper on request
- Laundry service
- Tea & coffee making facilities
- Hairdryer, iron & ironing board
- In-room safe
DINING OPTIONS AT CARTON HOUSE
Carton House offers unique dining spaces and delicious fare to fit any occasion. Whether you are looking for a light snack throughout the day, a sumptuous afternoon tea treat, a group event or an intimate meal for two, Carton House offers a menu to suit all tastes.
The Morrison Room at Carton House
A breathtaking space, The Morrison Room at Carton House is one of our country’s grandest dining rooms. Here, guests are invited to immerse themselves in an exclusive fine dining experience that engages the senses and inspires the imagination.
The Carriage House Restaurant & Bar
Stylish yet relaxed and sophisticated, The Carriage House fuses the atmosphere of a cosy inn, the warmth of an authentic Irish welcome and the effortless style of a modern meeting place.
Kathleen's Kitchen at Carton House
Located in the old servant’s kitchens, the setting retains many original features - including the vast cast iron stoves of the 1700s - which give the restaurant its unique character. This was once a place of bustling activity, controlled chaos and unrivalled culinary skill. This was a place where cooks and servants once created the finest dishes for the aristocracy.
The Courtyard Bar at Carton House
The Courtyard Bar at Carton House is an exquisite welcoming space which perfectly fuses the natural beauty of one of Carton House’s finest estate courtyards, with the elegant refinement of its iconic interiors. Relax and indulge in the specially curated drinks menu as you sit and savour the dichotomy of this special place.
CARTON HOUSE GOLF COURSES
A challenging inland links experience at Carton. Proud host venue of 3 Irish Opens. Inspired by the greatest links lands of the world, The Montgomerie, an inland links experience, pays tribute to the traditions of the game and sets a challenge like no other.
Designed by Colin Montgomerie with numerous cavernous bunkers to test even the seasoned golfer, journey across impeccable greens and vast fairways as you play on the soil many an Irish Open champion has.
The Montgomerie is a Par 72 inland links golf course which measures 7,301 yards from the blue championship tees making it one of the more preferred golf courses in Ireland. Host Venue to 2018 World Amateur Team Championships.
A classic parkland experience at Carton. O'Meara Parkland Golf Course, proud host venue of the 2018 World Amateur Team Championships.
Designed by 1998 Open Champion and US Masters Champion Mark O'Meara, beware as this beauty of a classic parkland golf course is still full of challenges.
The O'Meara Parkland Golf Course at Carton Golf Kildare is a Par 73 parkland golf course which measures 7,165 yards from the blue championship tees. Host Venue to 2018 World Amateur Team Championships.
Meander through ancient woodlands and skirt the banks of the river Rye before sending the golf ball soaring over golden waters. Played by over 30,000 golfers every season the 18th hole offers a breath-taking backdrop of the historic Palladian Manor House, reflective lake and picturesque Boat House-said to have been custom built for Queen Victoria. Designed to challenge golfers of all abilities whilst bringing the beauty and history of the Carton House estate to the fore.
CARTON HOUSE RESORT ACTIVITIES
- Trout Fishing
- Pike Fishing
- Horse Riding
- Clay Pigeon & Air Rifle Shooting