swimming pool

Dublin is jam packed with plenty to do and so if you’re planning a few nights at the Rochestown Lodge Hotel and Spa, it’s an ideal base for all your kid-friendly excursions. There’s a variety of 'must-do' offerings in the city to keep both the young and old well entertained. So breathe in the fresh Autumnal air, hop on a bus or in the car as it’s only a short ride to experience all the interesting and fun kid-friendly activities around Dublin!


Beautician waxing a woman's leg applying a wax strip

Pre-holiday maintenance is essential. The fantastic staff in our Replenish Day Spa have suggested 6 Top Tips for getting holiday ready, starting from your toes right up to the ends of your hair, follow our 2-week guide and you’re bound to hit the plane ready to sizzle on the beach or in the pool!

Tip # 1 – Feet and Hands When: More than two we...

Powerscourt Waterfall County Wicklow

Have you ever thought about visiting Ireland or taking a staycation in February, March or April? Most people choose to travel during the summer months but Spring is a fantastic time of year and here are our top 3 reasons why you should consider visiting Ireland or taking a mini staycation in the Springtime. 

1. Avoid the summer crowds For those of you who don’t like queueing (in fairness wh...

Man and woman lifting weights in the gym

Weight training is suitable for all ages and has many benefits - here are our top 4 reasons to weight train.
1. Weight training is great for your health
“To me, resistance training is one of the most important forms of training for overall health and wellness” - Kaisa, Radiate Fitness and Leisure. Weight lifting can help you lose fat, build muscle and so much more. Lifting weights increase the number of calories you burn because after each strength workout your muscles need ...

Dun Laoghaire Harbour

Spring has Sprung, it’s time to get moving! The weather is warming up and it’s time to get moving, here’s our top 5 ideas for some Family Friendly activities all within 10 minutes drive of our Hotel, the Rochestown Lodge Hotel & Spa in Dun Laoghaire.

1. Dun Laoghaire Pier, approx. 5 mins drive Dun Laoghaire is a hive of activity and the East Pier is the perfect place to take a family stroll, b...