The Curragh, Co. Kildare
Martinstown House is one of the few Irish buildings by the renowned 19th century architect, Decimus Burton. Built in the 1830’s at the edge of The Curragh, this elegant gothic cottage is surrounded by its own miniature park, with delightful woodland and garden views. The interior has been beautifully furnished and decorated.
Luxury hotel and a private home hybrid
It’s a sort of hybrid between a luxury hotel and a private home, embodying the best of both worlds, with all the simple luxuries and attention to detail that will ensure a comfortable stay.
The fine walled garden is ablaze with flowers in summer and provides fresh fruit and vegetables for the table. Edward and Roisin Booth are hands-on owners and engaging hosts, much appreciated by their many guests.
Amidst the home of Irish Racing
Nearby, The Curragh is internationally renowned as the home of Irish Racing and the Irish thoroughbred industry. In addition to The Curragh, the capital of Irish flat racing, other nearby race courses include Punchestown and Naas, and there are several challenging golf courses within easy reach, including the K Club.
Kildare Cathedral and Round Tower, the National Stud and the Japanese Gardens and a must for all shoppers Kildare Outlet Village are just 5 miles away;
Russborough House and the Wicklow Mountains are within easy reach, and both Dublin and Dublin airport are both within an hour’s drive of Martinstown House.
Martinstown House is the perfect setting for a celebration or a wedding, with the Drawing Room able to accommodate up to 70 guests standing or 48 seated, also our Dining Room can seat up to 22 comfortably, allowing for a total of 70 guests seated between both rooms.
Weddings of all sizes and budgets
We are delighted that Martinstown House is available to host your civil ceremony. Both the Drawing Room and Dining Room are registered.
Martinstown House has hosted weddings of all sizes and budgets, from large formal marquee celebrations to more informal garden parties and intimate gatherings in the drawing room.
Martinstown House, The Curragh, Co. Kildare, R56 KV78, Ireland
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