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Kildare / Accommodation/ Food / Restaurant / Shopping / Short Breaks / Weekend Breaks / Horse Racing / Golf

The Silken Thomas offers accommodation in the centre of Kildare Town. Located just off the M7, Junction 13, the Silken Thomas is less than a 10 minute walk from Kildare Village Chic Outlet Shopping and 15 minutes from the Irish National Stud.
Whitewater Shopping Centre, the Curragh Racecourse and Newbridge Silverware are less than a 10 minute drive away.

newbridge silverware

the curragh


Home of Irish Jumps Racing and plays host to the annual Punchestown Irish National Hunt Festival. The racecourse itself is right-handed with an undulating hurdle and steeplechase track.

The K Club

The K Club offers a unique golfing experience, comprising not one, but two parkland golf courses designed by the legendary Arnold Palmer, whose iconic courses are world-renowned.

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getting here

Dublin Coach

Travel in comfort from Dublin Airport. Approximately 1hr 15mins

Irish Rail

Train service from Dublin to Kildare. Approximately 50mins

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