Leixlip overlooks the River Liffey in northeast County Kildare, 17km west of Dublin. Try fishing at one of the fantastic salmon angling spots and admire the beautiful tapestries of Leixlip Castle. Head to the Leixlip Manor Hotel to explore its immaculate gardens, stop by the architectural curiosity known as the Wonderful Barn or go for a stroll along the Royal Canal Way – enjoy a relaxing break in this picturesque place.
The Ardclough Village Centre houses ‘From Malt to Vault’ – an exhibition which tells the story of Arthur Guinness.
A cosy plush 1920s decorated bar and restaurant offering a variety of culinary experiences.
The Guinness Storehouse may be the home of the famous tipple but delve a little deeper and you will discover that its birthplace lies here in County Kildare.
12th century Norman castle containing many interesting and unusual historic items.