Every Dad Deserves the Best on Father’s Day, Sunday June 18th 2017

The countdown to Father’s Day has begun and what better way to show the number one man in your life how much he means to you than with gift from the Five AA Red Star K Club, County Kildare. This Father’s Day, (Sunday 18th June), The K Club are hosting a special event on the Ryder Cup Course, designed by golf legend Arnold Palmer, which is encouraging any Father and offspring of any age to enter into a grand singles tournament on the day. The special Father’s Golf Day package, priced at €100 per person includes a two-course meal at the course’s Legend Clubhouse restaurant for every entrant and there will be a first and second prize for winners consisting of a day’s golfing on the Ryder Cup Course and the Smurfit Course respectively, as well as a K Club Towel and sleeve of premier Srixon balls.

If golf isn’t dad’s thing, gift him a voucher for The K Club and make memories together by taking part in the many activities on offer such as falconry, archery, horse riding, fishing and clay pigeon shooting or simply stretch the legs by walking around the 550 acre estate.

Vouchers can be purchased for lots of activities or experiences on the resort including afternoon tea, dinner for two, spa treats or overnight stays, meaning there’s lots to choose from when considering the ultimate Father’s Day gift for the dad in your life. For more details log on to www.kclub.ie or call (01) 6017200.



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About The K Club

The K Club is a luxury, international resort located on the banks of The River Liffey in Straffan, Co. Kildare, Ireland.  Just 30 minutes from Dublin city centre, the resort enjoys a tranquil, rural location but is within easy reach of the capital and Dublin Airport. The resort incorporates a Five AA Red Star Hotel and two world class golf courses, designed by Arnold Palmer and situated on either sides of the river.  The K Club famously staged The Ryder Cup in 2006 as well as 13 European Opens, The Golf Channel’s ‘Big Break’, reality golf TV show and the 2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.  Other facilities include the Arnold Palmer and the Smurfit Clubhouses as well as a resort spa, swimming pool, gym and several restaurants and bars. Activities on offer include falconry, fly fishing, horse riding, archery and all weather tennis.  There are lots of conference rooms and meeting spaces available throughout the resort which can cater for large groups up to 500 people.  With over 550 acres of mature parkland and formal gardens, The K Club is widely recognised as one of the most stunning resorts in Europe.


The property is owned by Irish business magnate, Sir. Michael Smurfit who completed a €20 million renovation project and extension in August 2015.  The new bedroom wing, The Liffey Wing houses 70 new bedrooms bringing the number of bedrooms now to 140. Other recent renovations include the addition of The Media Puzzle Lounge and the Inis Mor Conference Room.  The original house at The K Club was built by the famous Barton wine making family in 1832 and to this day, a strong wine heritage runs through all of the restaurants at the resort.  The wine cellar at The K Club is located deep within the recess of the original house and is home to some of the most spectacular wines in Europe.


The hotel is a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts and is a member of Virtuoso and American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts.  The property is a winner of several accolades including The AA Hotel of The Year 2011, The Best Luxury Country House awarded by the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2013, CNN Top Ten Golf Resort, Conde Nast European Resort of the Year 2005, and The Number One Parkland Course in Ireland 2014 – voted by the readers of Golfing Weekly.   The resort is a recipient of hundreds of accolades, testament to the resort’s attention to detail, service and it’s uncompromising five star standards.


Over the years the property has hosted the who’s who of the golfing, entertainment, film, sport and political worlds. For more details on The K Club call + 353 (0) 1 6017200 or log on to www.kclub.ie