Family Activities

Adventure all around Carlow this Summer

Carlow and the surrounding area are packed full of fun family adventures for parents and kids. Plan your family hotel break in Co Carlow at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel. Below are some ideas on what you can do on a family holiday in the sunny south east of Ireland.

Activities in Our Hotel

Plenty of things to do on our doorstep!

Outdoor Activities in Carlow

Make the most of your trip with these outdoor adventures.

Indoor Activities in Carlow

Make the most of your trip with these indoor adventures.

Free Activities in Carlow

Explore Carlow with no extra cost

About Carlow

Carlow is home to plenty of history as well as fairy tales. Medieval castles, artefacts, and large country houses are here for you to discover on your journeys while staying at the Woodford Dolmen.

Surrounding our Carlow hotel are the Killeshin Hills and the River Barrow, that provides us with our stunning grounds and pleasant views for you to explore.

Our tranquil setting, just off the M9 can be reached in 50 minutes from Dublin Airport, just over one hour from Dublin city centre, 50 minutes from Waterford, and less than 30 minutes from Kilkenny. Carlow Train Station is less than a 5-minute taxi ride.

Explore Carlow Close Up

Read our local blog to help plan your visit.