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Family Breaks Waterford

Our luxury lodges are perfect for a family break, the modern, spacious houses offer both a safe and adventurous location for children to explore. The on-site playground is a popular choice for kids of all ages.

Take off on a nature safari through the nearby woodland keeping a careful eye for the family of deer and hare that call the island home. The fun doesn’t stop there, kids can join in on the weekly complimentary kids programme, the Island Fiesta Club during the summer months which includes arts & crafts, treasure hunts, nature walks and much much more

Both the Castle and Clubhouse offer healthy kids menus that will please even the fussiest eater. 
Enjoy an island picnic with one of Waterford Castles custom made picnic baskets or challenge the family to an array of garden games including Tennis, Croquet & Boules.

Island Fun

  • Kids Club

The FREE kids programme, the Island Fiesta Club runs during the Summer and School Holidays. Activities will vary and include Drama, Dance Arts & Crafts, Outdoor Games and much more. For more details visit our dedicated Kids Club page. 

Halloween Midterm Break - The Kids Club will be running on Monday October 27th, Wednesday October 29th & Friday October 31st and is free to all guests. The Kids will LOVE our Halloween fancy dress party on Friday October 31st. Activities each day will include pumpkin carving and indoor fun and games with prizes for best pumpkin and best fancy dress!

  • Picnics

Let us help you organise the perfect island family picnic. Our family picninc baskets are priced at €25 per basket and include a range of sandwiches, fruit, soft drinks, crisps and more.

  • Garden Games

Enjoy hours of family run with our array of activities including tennis, croquet and more.

Let your little ones feel like a Prince or Princess for the day with a visit to the magical Castle only minutes from the lodge complex. Book Waterford Castle Hotel today - one of the best hotels in Waterford!