Many of Kildare’s attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Straffan, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fabulous K Club and the incredible Bodenstown Golf Club. If you have time, don’t miss the Castlewarden Golf Club and Castletown House.
You’ll find some interesting cultural highlights in and around Straffan. Visit the various museums and galleries of the Maynooth National Science Museum in Maynooth.
To play golf in a new setting, head for the greens at the Newcastle Golf Centre in Dublin.
When you’re ready to slow down after a day spent exploring the charms of Straffan, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Glenroyal Hotel & Leisure Club, Maynooth, the K Club, or the Westgrove Hotel, Clane.