Home to the famous Irish National Hunt Festival held in April each year, Punchestown is the headquarters of the National Hunt Racing in Ireland. If you are seeking hotels near Punchestown racecourse Kildare House Hotel is ideally situated just 6 kilometres and a 10 minute drive from Punchestown Racecourse.

Home to some of the finest jump racing in the world, Punchestown is synonymous with being a serious racecourse for serious players. One of the biggest festivals which takes place each year is the Spring Festival, which is a five-day spectacular event attracting the finest names in the business. The big names from the Cheltenham, Aintree and Fairyhouse racecourses battle it out each year at the various festivals and race days as well as the best dressed lady competition are always attracting attention!


If you are looking for the ideal venue to unwind after a busy day at the races, when it comes to restaurants in Kildare, the Kildare House Hotel has two bars for you to choose from; the Gallops and Saddle Bar. 

The 2015 Punchestown Festival is set to take place from the 28th April until the 2nd May. A highlight in every sporting calendar, click here to check out our great deals on offer.