SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton

December 14, 2011 10:14 ET

The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow Resort Caters to Guests of All Ages

Discover an Array of Activities for Children and Adults Alike

ENNISKERRY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - Dec 14, 2011) - Situated amidst one of the most scenic and historic estates in Ireland, The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow's tranquil location is a popular destination for family vacations. Here, you can explore the unspoiled beauty of the River Dargle, indulge in a round of golf, and discover the art of fly-fishing. Spend the day cycling, jogging or walking through the countryside or take advantage of family-friendly activities at this Wicklow resort.

From horseback riding to the doll house museum, The Ritz-Carlton offers a variety of programs and activities designed with children in mind. Family-friendly activities at one of the most luxurious hotels in Ireland include:

  • The Kids Games Room featuring table air hockey, table tennis, foos-ball, Wii and active dance,
  • A dip in the swimming pool,
  • A walk through Powerscourt House and Gardens where children are enchanted by the colorful flower beds, ponds and statues, as well as the Pet Cemetery,
  • A stroll or bike ride to the River Walk -- a private and hidden gem deep within the walls of Powerscourt Estate -- for a family picnic,
  • Horseback riding at the nearby Brennanstown Equestrian Centre,
  • Dublin City, just 25 minutes away, offers more than 50 visitor attractions and endless events to keep children entertained -- such as museums, karting, bowling and sea thrills.
  • Tara's Palace, a 5 minute walk from the hotel, where all guests will delight in the wonders of one of the world's most magnificent doll palaces.

Additional children's services offered at this Wicklow hotel include babysitting, children's menus, pink and blue children's bathrobes and slippers, and children's TV channels in all guest rooms. To start planning a family vacation and to view all The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow has to offer, please visit the hotel's website.

About The Ritz-Carlton
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Maryland, currently operates 77 luxury hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

Contact Information

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    The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow
    353 1 274 8888