In addition to The Curragh, the capital of Irish flat racing, nearby race courses include Naas and Punchestown, and there are several challenging golf courses within easy reach, including the K Club, venue for the 2006 Ryder Cup. Kildare Cathedral and Round Tower, the National Stud and the Japanese Gardens are just 4 miles away, as is the wonderful shopping of Kildare Village. Russborough House and the Wicklow Mountains are within easy reach, and both Dublin and Dublin airport are both within an hour’s drive from Martinstown House.
The 2013 Ploughing Championships take place in Ratheniska, Co. Laois, only a short 20 minute drive from Martinstown House. This festival of agricultural and countryside is one the highlights of our calender here at Martinstown.
Martinstown House is proud to be a member of Hidden Ireland and are happy to recommend any of these excellent homes to you.