Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is located close to the well-known Punchestown Race Course. The race course can be found just off the M7. It is easily accessible from Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross which sits on the N7 making it a great choice for those wishing to stay in a hotel near Punchestown Race Course.
Punchestown Race Course offers a racing venue with a wide range of activities. The race days are extremely popular with Lady’s Day being a big affair. There is no dress code for Punchestown, so you can dress up or dress down it is down to the individual person however many people do enjoy dressing up for the occasion.
The Punchestown Irish National Hunt Festival is a highlight of the Irish sporting calendar. The 2017 festival takes place from Tuesday 25h – Sunday 29th of April and has a jam packed schedule not only can you enjoy all the sporting action there is also live entertainment, delicious food and drink, as well as fun for all the family.
Make sure to fuel yourself before you head off for your day of racing and enjoy a buffet breakfast before leave and we offer a wide variety of tasty option from a full Irish breakfast to our healthier vitality breakfast selection. There is sure to be something there to suit everybody’s taste buds. We also have great lunch and dinner options in both our newly refurbished Grain & Grill Restaurant and the lounge bar, so you can enjoy a bite to eat the night before the races.
Punchestown Music Festival
The race course is also known to hosts a first class music festival every year and 2017 is no exception! The Punchestown Music Festival will take place on Saturday 29th of July and Sunday 30th of July. The line-up for this year’s event is better than ever with Culture Club headlining on Saturday and the sex bomb himself, Tom Jones, taking the headline slot on Sunday.
Camping is available at Punchestown Race Course but if you don’t want to spend the weekend in a field, why not choose to stay in the comfort of Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross with hot water and a bed. We are a short drive from the race course making us the idea choice.
Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is one of the few hotels near Punchestown Race Course and is an ideal location for those who need the comfort of fluffy duvets and pillows for a restful night sleep before a busy day at the races.