The picturesque village of Dunboyne is a short walking distance from Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa.
Home to a number of traditional Irish bars, cafés and boutiques it's the ideal way to experience local hospitality.
Dunboyne Village will also appeal to our younger guests with its charming playground.
Co Meath, Ireland’s Heritage Capital was once the territory of the High Kings of Ireland.
Steeped in heritage there is plenty to discover.
- Battle of the Boyne Site
- Bective Abbey
- Hill of Tara
- Loughcrew Cairns
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If you are looking for something other than Meath’s rich Heritage this cookery school offers a wide range of courses to perfect your culinary skills.
Fun for the Family
Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa is the ideal base for a fun filled family holiday.
Depending on if you need to take your sunscreen with you or an umbrella, there are exciting things to do right on the doorstep.
For sunscreen days ..
Dunboyne Village will also appeal to our younger guests with its charming playground and skate park meters away from the Hotel’s entrance.
Dublin Zoo, located in the Phoenix Park 18 minutes away, is Ireland’s most popular family attraction and welcomed over one million visitors last year. As one of the world’s oldest and most popular zoos, the 28-hectare park is home to some 400 animals. This is anunforgettable experience for any family.
Tayto Park is an amusement park in Ashbourne just 20 minutes from Dunboyne Castle Hotel& Spa. Featuring CúChulainn, Europe’s largest inverted wooden rollercoaster and the Rotator spinning sensation, Tayto Park is the perfect day out for adrenaline junkies. Not just for adults, adventurous children can enjoy the Sky Tower, a 10 metre vertical climb. Tayto Park is one for all the family.
Clonfert Pet Farm is a family-run pet farm, safe for the kids to run free and enjoy up close and personal encounters with the animals. They have a vast array of domestic and exotic animals, two outdoor play areas for the children, a bouncy castle, GoKarts and a brand new indoor soft play area, and the adults can enjoy a peaceful walk in the country surroundings or sit back and relax with some refreshments from the café.
And on umbrella days…
This is the ultimate bowling experience with state of the art scoring systems and bowling lanes. Each lane is fully equipped with a special ball wall so bowlers of all levels can enjoy. With a bowling special where 2 games of bowling are just €12 per person, they also have Quasar, the high-tech laser tag system which will have your heart racing as you battle it out between friends and family in an effort to capture the enemy!
AquaZone at The National Aquatic Centre in Dublin is one of the biggest and most exciting attractions for families, groups and individuals in Ireland. It is also Europe’s largest indoor water park.
Enjoy a movie of your choice with pocket money prices for Odeon kids’ screenings.
Ireland’s newest entertainment centre is only 20 minutes away from Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa. It features a huge soft-play area, Space Bumpers, 8 state of the art bowling lanes, American-style diner, Laser maze and many more exciting amusements there is something for all ages, all under the one roof.