Awards and Accolades

The K 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 K Club’s Awards and Accolades are as follows:
2014/2015

No. 4 Best Resort in Europe – Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014
Proud Member of the Dublin East Coast Golf Alliance who won Best Golf Destination in Europe
Best Irish Golf Hotel – World Golf Awards 2014
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