Awards & Accolades
The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club, is a truly enchanting destination to escape from it all.
Located just 30 minutes from Dublin's City Centre, our 18th Century Irish Country House is nestled in 550 acres of beautiful Kildare countryside by the river Liffey.
The elegant resort was opened in 1991 as a luxurious Hotel and Country Club and now offers you the very best of pampering, cuisine, leisure and golf facilities.
The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club's Awards and Accolades are as follows:
- Number One Parkland course in Ireland - voted by the readers of Golfing Weekly
- World Luxury Hotel Awards - Best Luxury Country House in the World
- Ireland’s Best Five Star Hotel - Hotel and Catering Review Gold Medal Award
- Restaurant Association of Ireland - Best Hotel Restaurant in Kildare
- Restaurant Association of Ireland – Best Wine Experience in Leinster
- Hospitality Ireland – Best Wine Experience
- ‘Ireland’s Best Golf Course’ and ‘Ireland’s Best Hotel/Resort’ as voted by the readers of Today’s Golfer
- Good Eating Guide Awards - Best Chef in Leinster for Executive Chef, Finbar Higgins.
- Overall Winner of Best Golf Resort in The Golfers Guide to Ireland Awards 2012
- Top Resort in Conde Nast Traveler magazine's 'Readers Choice Awards' 2011
- Ireland's AA Hotel of the Year 2010/2011
- Ireland's Leading Golf Resort in the World Travel Awards
- AA Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence 1996-2008
- AA Top 200 Hotels in Britain and Ireland 2001-2005
- Top Resort in Europe - 2005 Conde Nast Traveler
- RAC Gold Ribbon Award
- Member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
- Egon Ronay's Jameson Guide Irish Hotel of the Year 1997
Vintage Crop Bar Awards
- Hospitality Ireland Best Hotel Bar Award 2012
- Hospitality Ireland Best Hotel Bar Award 2010
- Hospitality Ireland Best Hotel Bar Award 2008
- Hospitality Ireland Best Cocktail Bar Award 2008
- The Licensing World Best Hotel Wine Award 2008
- The Licensing World Best Bar Award Winner 2006
- Hospitality Ireland Best Overall Bar Award 2006
- Hospitality Ireland Best Cocktail Bar Award 2006