The perfect choice for your family break in the Midlands

Maldron Hotel Portlaoise offers you a little bit more on your family break. Regarded as one of the most child friendly hotels in Ireland, you and your family can enjoy a great value break in the heart of the country. We are located close to Roll n Bowl Entertainment centre in Portlaoise and only 20 minutes by car from Kildare Village shopping outlet as well as Kildare National Stud and Japanese gardens. Maldron Hotel Portlaoise offers a number of family rooms that are large, comfortable and spacious.

For families with more than 2 kids please call the hotel directly on +353 (0)57 8695900. We are happy to discuss a reduced rate for larger families in interconnecting rooms.

Easter at Maldron Hotel Portlaoise (Kids Stay Free) €85BB

Enjoy an overnight stay with your family this Easter. Our Crafty Kids club is open from Sunday 14th April until Saturday 27th April inclusive. Crafty Kids Club operates from 6.30pm-8pm each evening and is fully supervised. Sit back and relax while the kids enjoy movie night, games, colouring, arts and crafts.

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Club Vitae

Our newly refurbished Club Vitae leisure centre will give you and your family a chance to relax with complimentary access to our 20 meter pool, sauna, stream room, jacuzzi and gym. Children are allowed in the pool until 6.45pm. During the summer months (July and August) the kids’ times are extended until 7.00pm. All kids under the age of 14 years old must be fully supervised by a parent or guardian in the pool at all times.


While the kids are occupied, why not kick back and relax at Body and Soul Therapy. To book a treatment in Body and Soul please call Call +353 (0)57 8695933 or email


We love our families here in the Maldron Hotel Portlaoise and we offer a special menu for the kids in Grain & Grill restaurant.

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Little Crafty Kids menu


If you’re interested in utilising our excellent babysitting services, you can rest assured that every care will be taken to ensure peace of mind. There are many activities to enjoy while staying in Laois and if you’d like to take some time out for a romantic dinner or spa treatment in Body and Soul Therapy rooms, we’ll take care of every detail to ensure your kids are well looked after.

Our babysitters are Garda vetted and can accommodate up to 3 children. Pre-booking is essential (24 hours prior to arrival). For your convenience payment can be made directly to the babysitter. For more information call us on +353 (0)57 869 5900 or email


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Reasons to stay

  • Power shower, baths, crisp duvets, tea/coffee making facilities
  • 20 metre pool & kiddies pool
  • Interconnecting rooms for larger families
  • Flat Screen TVs
  • Complimentary colouring activities
  • Complimentary car parking
  • Close proximity to shops
  • Access to our Crafty Kids club during school holidays (movie night)
  • Crafty Kids menu
  • Central location to all local kids activities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
  • Babysitter available on request
  • Spacious modern bedrooms with 2 doubles & 1 single bed

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