Glenroyal Hotel & Leisure Club

At the Glenroyal Hotel they are committed to providing an extra warm welcome to families with children and they will do all they can to make your time in Maynooth an enjoyable one. They have an exceptional range of facilities to make family breaks relaxing and enjoyable and they have plenty to keep the younger guests entertained while mum and dad can unwind knowing everything is taken care of.

Summer Family Break

If you’re looking for a fun-filled family break away, look no further than the family special offers at the Glenroyal Hotel.

Plan the perfect family staycation and enjoy what the town of Maynooth has to offer. Visit the Clonfert Pet Farm, bike ride down the Royal Canal Greenway or enjoy the views at Kildare Maze. Why not visit Co. Kildare with the kids this summer?  They would love it!

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Regular entertainment and great food is provided in Arkle Bar & Restaurant with Kids Menus and Kids Packs! Delicious and nutritious dining with fast and friendly service. Their restaurant serves both continental and fully cooked breakfast daily. Shoda Market Café is the perfect spot for a pancake brunch while the kids play in the designated Kids’ Play Area.

Our Lenny Lions Kids Club is a top secret kids-only club every Friday, Saturday, Bank Holiday Sundays and throughout all school holidays from 5pm – 9pm. Lenny is a celebrity himself, so don’t forget to get your pictures with him when you spot him on your adventures!

With a less than 5-minute walk to Maynooth Train station, every day can be different activities here at the 4-star Glenroyal Hotel.

Book your Summer Break at the Glenroyal Hotel online here

Family Offers

The 4 Star Glenroyal Hotel’s location is ideal for young families with many amenities on the doorstep and the hotel is situated right in the heart of Maynooth. Take advantage of their Family Hotel Offers and book a family staycation today. A full list of hotel offers can be found at the Glenroyal Hotel’s Offers Page.

For further information, please contact the reservations team on 01 629 0909 or via email to the Glenroyal Hotel on [email protected]

One Night Family Adventurers Package

Kick-start your family staycation adventure at the Glenroyal Hotel! All the fun and excitement of an outdoor camping experience in the comfort of their family rooms with handmade teepees!

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This package includes –

  • Full Irish breakfast
  • 3-course in Enclosure Restaurant
  • Cosy teepee with a sleeping bag and fluffy pillows
  • Milk & cookies delivered to the room at bedtime
  • Glenroyal Passport – Lenny the Lion outdoor explorer activities
  • Access to our popular in-house Lenny Lions Kids playroom
  • Access to our Leisure Centre including a dedicated children’s pool and gym
  • Complimentary car-parking & Wi-Fi

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 Glenroyal Hotel Family Accommodation

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Family Rooms

The Glenroyal Hotel spacious family rooms ensure that the entire family have an enjoyable and comfortable stay.

The family rooms are suitable for a family of four (2 adults & 2 children aged 12 or under). Each spacious room includes a comfortable seating area for you to relax, a double bed, single bed and single sofa bed. Large family bathrooms with bath/shower combo make bed time a breeze.

Strong WiFi signal and modern TV’s will help keep the little ones entertained.

For families of more than 4, please call the hotel directly on +353 (0)1629 0909. We will be happy to discuss the available options for larger families.

Kids Activities

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Lenny Lion’s Kids Club at the Glenroyal Hotel

Lenny Lion’s Kids Club is supervised and available on select dates during school holidays for children aged 4 and over. Younger children are welcome when accompanied by a parent or guardian. The kid’s club is open throughout all school holidays from 5:00pm-9:00pm. Activities include arts & crafts, games , music , story telling and a movie night in the evening.


Younger guests can play and have fun in the spacious playroom with slide, building blocks, playhouse, toys and all sorts of games and puzzles. What better place to make new friends! Opening during school holidays (Easter, Summer, Halloween, and Christmas).

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Family Pool

The Glenroyal Leisure Club features two wet areas with one reserved especially for families! The separate kid’s swimming pool provides excellent facilities for safe and fun family swimming. The 20 m family pool with geysers also includes a children’s paddling pool. The family area also features sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi.

Lifeguards are on duty at all times however children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. Children under 17 years are welcome to enjoy the family pool until 7pm each evening.

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Family Facilities Include

Kids Dining

Children are more than welcome at the Glenroyal Hotel. They have high chairs, changing facilities, colouring to keep boredom at bay and of course a very special menu for the little one too!


Relax and enjoy romantic dinner together. Babysitting can be arranged through reception at an hourly rate with 2 hours minimum. Advanced notice is required, please call them on 01 629 0909

Family Attractions In Kildare

The Glenroyal Hotel, allows easy access to many superb attractions and activities in Kildare region during your family holiday or that well deserved family weekend break.

The Kildare Maze Activity Park – 20 minutes away

The Steam Museum – 11 minutes away

Clonfert Pet Farm – 13 minutes away

 Emerald Park – 36 minutes away

Lullymore Heritage Park – 36 minutes away

With many attractions close by there are lots to keep the little ones entertained.

Directions To Glenroyal in Kildare

Maynooth is one of the most accessible towns from all parts of the country, just off the N4 at Junction 7 (Maynooth Exit) with the M50 close by. The Glenroyal Hotel is shortly before Maynooth town centre, approximately 3 minutes drive from the N4 motorway exit. Dublin is only 20 minutes drive away or avoid the hassle of Dublin traffic and catch one of the frequent buses or trains almost from their doorstep.