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Kildare’s Top Valentine’s Gifts 2021

Although this year we can’t celebrate Valentine’s Day in the conventional sense, there are many ways you can show a loved one how much you care this year! Into Kildare has put together their top Valentines 2021 Gifts for you to share with that someone special. From romantic overnight escapes, luxury hampers, to a personalised piece of artwork; you’re sure to hit the right note with one of these incredible gifts:

Hotels & Dinners

Kilkea Castle


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Love is in the air at Kilkea Castle! This Valentine’s Day Kilkea Castle Hotel & Golf Resort is offering a One Night Romantic Package for a future stay. Gift your loved ones a present they will look forward to!

Prepare to feel like royalty when you enter the grounds of one of the oldest inhabited Castles in Ireland. With history dating back to 1180, Kilkea Castle captures the mystical charm of a 12th Century majestic Castle with the overwhelming allure of timeless sophistication and style. After a major renovation that redefines luxury, Kilkea Castle is delighted to welcome you for a romantic escape.

One Night Romantic Package includes:

  • Luxurious Overnight Stay
  • Full Irish Breakfast
  • 3 Course Dinner in 1180 Restaurant
  • Price From €240
  • Visit: kilkeacastle.ie

Killashee House Hotel


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Afternoon Tea Package

Enjoy the Killashee New Afternoon tea menu available for takeaway from the 12th of February just in time for Valentines. Killashee are delighted to announce the return of their Take Away Afternoon Tea, Take Away Assiette of Minature Dessert as well as Children’s Picnic boxes. During our current circumstances and restrictions in place across the country we are learning to appreciate the simple things in life & enjoying getting back to the basics with our family. What better way to enjoy Killashee’s estate & gardens than with an afternoon tea or picnic in the gardens or to take home if the weather doesn’t suit? Indulge in freshly prepared delicious menus designed by Executive Head Chef, Phillip Gleeson- a selection of sweet & savoury treats are on offer.

  • Takeaway afternoon tea is €25.00 per person
  • Children’s picnic menu is €10.00 per child
  • If you combine your afternoon tea and children’s picnic box (2adults & 2 children) the price is €65.00

Spa Indulgence Package

Are you or your loved one in need of some R & R? Killashee have the answer with their Spa Indulgence package. Enjoy access to the Hydrotherapy Suite, a Hot Oil Customised Back Massage, an Elemis Booster Facial, a Pressure Point Scalp Massage, a relaxing and therapeutic head massage while your mask is taking effect. Relax your mind and body with a Dry Floatation Therapy. Afterwards, curl up and relax in the relaxation suite, where you can enjoy light refreshments

  • €99 per person (Monday-Friday) & €109 (Saturday & Sunday)

Vouchers can be purchased online here: www.killasheehotel.com

The K Club


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Choose Love…at The K Club this Valentines

Steeped in history, the 5 Star K Club hotel and resort in Kildare combines old world elegance with indulgent luxury so guests are treated to luxurious rooms and incredible dining experiences. Guests at the 5 star hotel resort can also opt to unwind in an oasis of calm at the internationally acclaimed K Spa or experience playing golf on the famous Palmer North golf course.

When you Choose Love at The K Club you receive one night’s luxury accommodation, full Irish breakfast in the River Room Restaurant, a Four Course Dinner in the Barton Restaurant, a bottle of champagne and homemade chocolates from The K Club in your room on arrival and a complimentary room upgrade.

Valentines Weekend Dinner

Make this Valentine’s Day special with a four course dinner from The K Club at Home. Their Chefs have created a delectable menu for you and your loved one this Valentine’s Weekend. Pre-order online now for collection on Friday 12th, Saturday 13th or Sunday 14th February.

Clanard Court Hotel

Dine at home – Cupid’s Candlelit Dinner

Celebrate Valentine’s day with Cupid’s Three Course Candlelit Meal for Two from the Clanard Court Hotel.  Enjoy a delicious romantic meal from the intimacy and comfort of your own home. Indulge with a glass of bubbly or even a bottle for the ultimate experience.

  • Three Courses of your choice
  • Bottle of House Wine/ Prosecco
  • Glass Candle Holder with tapered candle
  • Butlers Chocolates & a Rose for “The Perfect Romantic Gesture”
  • Price: From €70
  • Visit:www.clanardcourt.ie

Valentine’s Weekend Shop

The Clanard Court has also introduced a ‘Valentine’s Weekend’ online shop.

They’ve got your Valentine’s all covered with their Cupid’s Choice Gift Collection as follows…

  • Cupid’s Candlelit Meals + wine, chocs, rose and candle!
  • Cupid’s Gift Box
  • Afternoon Tea for Two + Bubbly
  • Clanard Court Gift Vouchers
  • Voya Candles, Diffusers & Oils
  • Revive Hero Home Spa Gift Box
  • Visit: www.clanardcourt.ie

Cliff at Lyons

Valentines Morning Hampers

Start your Valentines Day on a romantic note with a luxurious Cliff at Lyons morning hamper and spoil the one you love. The ideal gift for lovers of luxury.

  • The Well at Cliff bath robes x 2 (fit is oversized – XL)
  • The Well at Cliff body oil
  • Bottle of Cliff House Prosecco and two flutes
  • Cloud Picker Aimsir coffee
  • Cherry and Hazelnut | Brownie Dry Mix
  • Arcane Romantic Collection Chocolate Gift Box – 9 Piece
  • Fingerdoodles Valentines Day Card
  • Price: €249
  • Visit:www.cliffhome.ie

Overnight Vouchers – For the lovers of luxury…

Aimsir Restaurant Dinner Overnight Experience; Enjoy the award-winning Aimsir tasting menu along with a one-night stay for two people with breakfast at Cliff at Lyons.

For a full list of Cliff at Lyons Hotel vouchers for overnight stays, dining and spa experiences visit: www.cliffatlyons.ie 

Westgrove Hotel

The Westgrove Gift Voucher is the perfect gift for this Valentine’s Day.  We know we cannot travel right now but what better way to Share the Love than with the gift of something to look forward to with a break away for the future. The Westgrove Hotel Gift Voucher can be used across all departments within the hotel – for overnight stays and packages, in the Restaurant, the Bar, the Leisure Club and Spa Haven.

The Westgrove Hotel is perfectly located to tour Irelands Ancient East. Easily accessible to all local Kildare amenities such as Punchestown, Mondello, Kildare Village Outlet Centre and the Curragh to name but a few, the 4 star Westgrove Hotel provides the perfect haven for a romantic getaway.

Glenroyal Hotel

Sho-Da Love this Valentine’s Day with the Shoda Market Café special Valentine’s Takeaway Afternoon Tea boxes at the Glenroyal Hotel!  All treats made especially with romance in mind for 2 including a bottle of Prosecco!

Takeaway Romantic Afternoon Tea:

  • Bottle of Prosecco
  • Price From €50

Valentines Dine at home offer:

  • Three-course Table d’Hote Menu in the Arkle Bar & Restaurant
  • A bottle of House Wine
  • Price €70

Noa Spa Mini Treatment Overnight Package

Combine the luxury of an overnight stay with a mini treatment in the brand new NOA SPA & WELLNESS.

Package includes:

  • Overnight Stay
  • Full Irish Breakfast
  • Three Course Evening Meal in ARKLE Bar & Restaurant
  • 25 Minute Treatments per person
  • Full access to the Leisure Centre including 2x2m Swimming Pools
  • Complimentary Parking and WIFI

Visit: www.glenroyal.ie

Silken Thomas

Surprise your loved one this Valentines Day with a Hamper or take-away specials from Silken Thomas! Located in the heart of Kildare Town, the popular Silken Thomas has served the local community for decades.

Indulge in the most delicious treats by getting a romantic meal delivered at home or collecting it from the Silken.

  • Three-course meal and wine at home
  • Price from €60

Valentine’s Day Gift-Wrapped Hamper 

  • 1 x Bottle of Bubbly
  • 1 x Box of Chocolates
  • 1 x €25 Silken Thomas Gift Voucher
  • Price: From €40
  • Visit:www.silkenthomas.com

Experiences & Gifts

Florence & Millie

Let’s share our LOVE of art and paint together this Valentine’s Day. Find your inner artist and gift the LOVE of your life a unique painting made by you.

Maybe show yourself some ‘self – love’ and paint something nice for yourself? Be as creative as you want, get the little ones to join in and paint their little feet or hands and add a sweet saying for a lasting memory & creative gift for a parent or grandparent.

A fun Zoom class painting together celebrating art and all that is Love…

All you need is:

  • Pencil, eraser
  • Paper or canvas (whatever you have)
  • Paint – preferably poster paint or acrylic but any paint will do.
  • SHOP ONLINE AND… We will Deliver it!
  • Zoom for all ages at 2pm
  • Zoom for adults, singles, friends and date nights at 8pm
  • Special price of €5 per class per household not per person

Visit: www.florenceandmillie.com

Whitewater Shopping Centre

Give the gift of scent this Valentines Day at Whitewater Shopping Centre!

Say I Love You with a special fragrance this Valentines day.  Gifting a fragrance is a far more intimate than anything else. Boots in Whitewater Shopping Centre has great offers on most fragrance lines and cosmetics.  Get a No 7 men’s bundle worth €150 for only €60, Plus a complimentary No 7 gift with purchases of any two No 7 cosmetics.

Visit: www.whitewatersc.ie

Michael Anderton Photography

Give the gift of a framed photo from Kildare. Quality woodgrain frames made in Ireland in your choice of black or white.  This option is Click & Collect from the gallery only. Orders for small and medium sized frames are usually completed within a few days. Larger frames are made to order and can take up to two weeks to assemble ready for collection.

Visit: www.mjanderton.com

The Nude Wine Co



The Ultimate Valentines Box, this is more than a gift, it’s an experience.

This is the ultimate unboxing experience for your Valentine. Presented with a luxury red ribbon, once opened the love-heart shaped balloon pops out like magic.

The box includes;

  • Large Box Of Lily O’Brien Chocolates
  • Long Stemmed Single Red Rose
  • Bottle Of Organic Pink Prosecco
  • Hand-Poured Scented Candle
  • Handwritten Note
  • Price: €95
  • Visit:www.thenudewineco.ie

Kilcock Art Gallery


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Wonderful etchings by Marta Wakula-Mac of a Spring Flower that marks the beginning of Spring would be a lovely gift this Valentine’s Day.  There is series of “Magnolias” for sale in the gallery at €160 each + postage. Original work and signed by the artist.

Visit: www.kilcockartgallery.ie