Things to do - West County Hotel Dublin
The West County Hotel is situated only 6km from Dublin City Centre.
The West County Hotel holds a long tradition of welcoming golf groups from home and abroad. This is hardly a surprise as within touching distance of The West County Hotel are a number of excellent golf courses, including the K Club which hosted the 2006 Ryder Cup.
Europe's largest disused and Ireland's most famous prison. Many of Ireland's most important historical figures spent time here with the Leaders of the 1916 Rebellion executed here. Kilmainham Gaol is worth a visit! Just across from the Gaol you can also visit The Irish National War Memorial Park and The Royal Hospital which is home to the museum of modern art.
In the heart of the Guinness factory complex this excellent visitor centre tells the dramatic story of the 250 year history of Guinness. A complimentary drink in the highest bar in Ireland, the Gravity bar is part of your visit.
Founded in 1592, Trinity College Dublin is the oldest university in Ireland. Trinity College is the sole constituent college of the University. At present there are over 12,000 students and 1,200 staff members working on the College campus. Standing on a self-contained site in the heart of Dublin, the College covers some 40 acres of cobbled squares and green spaces, around buildings which represent the accumulated architectural riches of nearly three centuries. To visit the Trinity College website click here.
Travelling with the little ones? Well then visiting Fort Lucan is a must. Fort Lucan is a fully supervised adventure playground, providing a great fun day out for all the family. Fort Lucan features an extensive range of activities for the younger members, as well as a cafe and shop for those not so keen on the physical side of the centre! A perfect way to spend a day and to tire out the little mites!
Hop in a taxi, or get on the bus, just minutes from the centre of Irelands capital!! Thousands of shops to choose from, with always a bargain to be found.
Never a dull moment in Dublin when it comes to theatre and concert followers. Be sure to inquire about special offers which sometimes include tickets to venues.
Just minutes from The West County Hotel, is Irelands National Aquatic Centre. This really is a fun day out. Fantastic facilities for families and water-lovers alike. Highly recommended.