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Four Star Luxury in the Heart of Portlaoise

Welcome to the award winning four star Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise. Conveniently located just a 45min drive from Dublin, just off exit 16 on the M7 Motorway and in close proximity to the N7 and N8, it is the perfect place to bring the family together. The hotel is situated on the edge of Portlaoise town, only a short 15-minute walk to an array of Bars and Restaurants in the Heart of the Midlands.

Recently awarded the coveted award for ‘Best Overall Hotel’ in Laois at the Midlands 103 Hospitality Awards, the Killeshin Hotel are proud to be recognised for our fantastic customer service. Awarded the 2022 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award, we are proud to be named amongst the top 10% of hotels worldwide for delivering fantastic customer experiences.

Relax in the luxurious surroundings of the four star Killeshin Hotel in Portlaoise and Zest Leisure Club on your next break away. Renowned for its friendly welcome, delicious food and relaxed atmosphere, there is no better place to escape for a night away or enjoy a family occasion. Check out our latest promotions for your next break.

Boasting 88 bedrooms, extensive leisure facilities, ample free car parking on site, and complimentary high speed WIFI, book the Killeshin Hotel now for your next getaway. Our bedrooms and suites also feature smart TV’s.

Our spacious and comfortable duplex Cedar Bar is the perfect place to catch up, relax and unwind. An intimate and stylish lounge with a delicious menu can be enjoyed in our Cedar Room Restaurant perfect for family occasions and we also offer private dining. The Kafé in the hotel lobby offers take away coffees or a stylish Afternoon Tea.

With Ireland’s Ancient East on your doorstep you’ll be spoiled for choice for things to do in Laois including Emo Court and Gardens and the Rock of Dunamase. Visit our Itineraries page for more details. During your stay why not take a trip to the nearby Kildare Village or Portlaoise Shopping Centre for a spot of shopping.

Zest Leisure Club is located onsite for all of your fitness needs and hosts a gym, a spinning room and a number of fitness classes and swimming classes in the 18m heated swimming pool. Relax in our spacious jacuzzi or unwind in our sauna or steam room and let your daily stresses melt away. There’s even a kiddies pool for the little ones, perfect for a family getaway.

One of Six properties within the Só Hotel Group, The Killeshin Hotel promises the ultimate Four Star Luxury Experience that is contemporary in style and genuine with service and hospitality. Book now – our team offer a personalised approach to hospitality, anticipating guests needs and putting your requirements at the forefront of our service.

Whether you are staying for business or leisure, the Killeshin Hotel is the perfect choice for you. We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel in Portlaoise soon.


From €175 per night

Summer Breaks

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From €145.00 per night

Stay, Play & Dine Golf Breaks

Enjoy overnight accommodation in the Killeshin Hotel and t One Round of Golf in a choice of 4 courses locally, followed by a Four Course Dinner in the Cedar Bar or Restaurant

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From €175 per night

Halloween Family Getaway

Bed & Breakfast for 2 Adults and 2 Kids sharing.

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From €185.00 per night

Dine & Stay

1 Night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast!

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Lazy Sunday

1 Night Bed and Breakfast!

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From €140.00 per night

Golden Moments

2 Night Bed & Breakfast with Dinner on One Evening!

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88 Spacious & Luxurious Bedrooms to choose from
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Indulge in Award Winning Food in our Cedar Rooms
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15 Conference & Event Spaces
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Where Are We Located?

- Ideally located just off Exit 15 on the M7 Motorway
- Only 45 minutes from Dublin
- 2 minute drive from Portlaoise Town Centre, or a simple 15 minute walk
- A short drive to an array of Tracks & Trails and National Landmarks ….
1. Rock of Dunamase
2. Emo Court
3. Abbeyleix Bog Walk
4. Strabally Forest
5. Irish National Stud
6. Japanese Gardens
- 15 minute drive from Kildare Village and only 20 minutes from Newbridge Silverware
- We are also the closest hotel to Electric Picnic!

A message from our Managing Director

Dear Guest,


Welcome to The Award Winning, Four Star Killeshin Hotel and Leisure Club, Portlaoise. There is something for everyone here at the Killeshin Hotel whether you are here for a Meeting, Afternoon Tea, or simply to explore the historic sites in Ireland’s Ancient East!


We pride ourselves on the quality of service we provide and we have recently modernized The Killeshin Hotel Portlaoise to provide a Luxurious Respite for business and leisure guests alike.

Thank you for considering the Killeshin Hotel and we look forward to welcoming you in the future.


Pat McDonagh

Managing Director, Só Hotels Ireland

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