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PRIVATE FAMILY TOURS OF IRELAND

Ireland has such a variety of places to visit and things to do that it's the perfect location for a memorable family holiday, no matter what age your kids are.
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    Embarking on a private family tour with Luxury Ireland Tours is the perfect way to discover the enchanting landscapes and rich heritage of Ireland in unparalleled comfort and style. Our brand is dedicated to curating bespoke travel experiences that cater exclusively to the nuances and preferences of your family. Understanding that each family is unique, we take pride in crafting an Ireland vacation that are as individual as our clients, ensuring that every aspect of your Irish journey is tailored to your wishes.

    At Luxury Ireland Tours, we combine our deep-rooted knowledge of Ireland’s most cherished locales with our extensive network of luxury accommodations and exclusive experiences to create the ultimate family vacation. Our meticulous planning takes into consideration the varied interests of each family member, from the youngest to the oldest, to design an itinerary that is both engaging and relaxing. From castle stays fit for royalty to private tours through the rolling green hills, each moment of your private tour will be orchestrated to deliver delight and discovery.

    From enjoying a mock medieval banquet to enjoying a family cruise around the Cliffs of Moher, there’s something for everyone. We understand that planning and going on a holiday with your family can be stressful. Keeping kids entertained, especially little ones, can be difficult. However, that is why we have put together a list of fun filled activities to make sure the whole family has a fun, relaxing holiday in Ireland.

    What's Included On Your Luxury Private Tour?

    Private Chauffeur with Premium Vehicle

    Our fleet of premium luxury vehicles will ensure that you and your family will travel round Ireland in style and comfort. Upon touching down at the airport, our drivers will be there to help you with your bags and give you a warm Irish welcome.

    They know Ireland inside out, so they will be your key contact on your trip, making sure everything goes smoothly and giving you advice along the way.

    Hotel and Dinner Reservations

    We partner with the finest hotels and restaurants in Ireland and our experienced tour designers will take care of arranging all hotel and dinner reservations, leaving you free to enjoy valuable family time without stressing about finding somewhere to eat.

    Sightseeing and Day Trips

    We understand that making fun family memories on holiday is one of the true joys in life, so we have put together a selection of exciting activities for the whole family to enjoy.

    You can read more on these below.

    Why Choose Luxury Ireland Tours For Your Family Vacation?

    Five-Star Service

    Our 5-star reviews stand as a testament to the flawless service we provide at Luxury Ireland Tours. Each review reflects our unwavering commitment to excellence, showcasing our ability to impress even the most discerning travellers. We understand that luxury is more than opulence—it’s the peace of mind that comes from knowing every detail is taken care of.

    Local Expertise

    At Luxury Ireland Tours, we pride ourselves on being local experts with a deep passion for Ireland and Scotland. Our recommendations are born from personal experience, ensuring that every hotel stay and activity we suggest meets our high standards. This intimate knowledge translates into an authentic and luxurious experience for our clients.

    Dedicated Travel Coordinator

    A dedicated Travel Coordinator will be the cornerstone of your journey, providing meticulous planning that covers every aspect—from hotel reservations and dining arrangements to excursions. They will be available throughout your trip, ensuring that any issues are addressed promptly and your experience remains seamless.

    Bespoke Itinerary Planning

    We excel in bespoke itinerary planning, creating personalised experiences that capture the essence of Ireland tailored to your interests. Our itineraries are not just plans; they’re stories waiting to be told, with each chapter as engaging as the last, designed to resonate with your individual travel aspirations.

    Unbreakable Supplier Relationships

    Our unbreakable supplier relationships grant our clients access to the very best that Ireland has to offer. These strong partnerships with local suppliers ensure that our clients enjoy exclusive hotels and private experiences, providing a level of luxury and access that is unparalleled in the travel industry.

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    Finding the balance with things to do on holiday can be hard, especially if there’s a big age gap between your kids. This is where our experienced tour designers are worth their weight in gold as they are here to chat through the whole family’s likes and dislikes and suggest the ideal activities to keep everyone happy.

    Tel: 0044-2890-991-045

    Email: info@luxuryirelandtours.com

    From suggesting initial ideas to organising every last detail, our team are here to make sure your family holiday is packed with exciting activities. Here's how our private tours work:

    HOW IT WORKS

    Initial Enquiry:

    Start by letting us know some of the basics, such as when you would like to travel, dietary requirements, how old your kids are, whether you would prefer 4 or 5 star hotels, and some ideas for what you think everyone would like to do.

    DRAFT ITINERARY

    Our private tours of Ireland include a draft itinerary with pricing, in-depth descriptions and pricing.

    ITINERARY REVISIONS

    You will then have the opportunity to make any changes to the itinerary that you would like. If something doesn’t sound quite right, or if there’s anything you want to add, just let us know.

    FINALISED DRAFT & DEPOSIT

    When you are fully satisfied with the itinerary, we will finalise it and request your deposit.

    CONFIRMATION

    After your deposit is paid, we book every detail of your trip. Once everything is in place, we will email you with confirmation.

    Luxury Family Hotels

    We’ve teamed up with best family hotels across Ireland that offer the perfect balance between luxurious surroundings and family friendly fun to make sure our private tours offer the very best experience. See a few of our best family hotels featured below.

    Mount Juliet Estate

    Mount Juliet Estate in Kilkenny is a family-friendly sanctuary that offers a quintessentially Irish experience. The estate sprawls across lush landscapes, providing families with an array of outdoor activities such as horseback riding, archery, and falconry. The children’s club, tailored dining options for younger guests, and luxury family accommodations ensure that every member of the family, from the youngest to the oldest, experiences the joys of Irish country life. With historical elegance and a safe environment for kids to play, Mount Juliet Estate delivers a perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and relaxation for family vacations.

    The K Club

    The K Club is an idyllic retreat for families seeking both relaxation and activity. This grand Irish country house, set in a sprawling estate, offers luxurious family accommodations and diverse activities like horseback riding, cycling, and even a kids’ club. The family-friendly atmosphere extends to dining options, with menus catered to young palates. For adults, the world-class spa and golf courses offer indulgence, while the estate’s grounds inspire family walks and exploration. The K Club is an establishment where families can create cherished memories in a setting that is both luxurious and welcoming.

    Fota Island Resort

    Fota Island Resort is an exceptional family getaway nestled in the picturesque landscape of County Cork. It boasts a renowned golf course for parents and a thrilling adventure center for kids, ensuring a balanced experience for all. The resort’s proximity to Fota Wildlife Park adds to its allure, offering a unique opportunity to explore nature’s wonders together. The spacious family villas and lodges provide a home away from home, complete with all the amenities needed for a comfortable and memorable stay. At Fota Island Resort, families can bond over shared adventures and relax in the serene ambiance of their private retreat.

    Castle Martyr Resort

    Castle Martyr Resort invites families to immerse themselves in a luxurious historical setting while enjoying modern comforts. The resort’s family-friendly offerings include spacious suites, on-site activities like horseback riding and golf, and tailored kids’ menus. The expansive grounds are perfect for family picnics and exploration, and the resort’s location provides easy access to local attractions like the Jameson Distillery and Cork City. At Castle Martyr, families can experience the grandeur of a bygone era alongside contemporary amenities, making every stay a harmonious blend of past and present.

    Lough Eske Castle Hotel

    Lough Eske Castle Hotel provides a fairy-tale escape for families in the heart of County Donegal. The castle grounds are a playground for adventure, with activities like fishing and cycling, and the surrounding region offers beaches and national parks to explore. The hotel caters to families with spacious rooms, an indoor pool, and children’s menus, ensuring comfort and enjoyment for all ages. Lough Eske’s enchanting setting and attentive service create a family holiday experience that is both luxurious and magical, where the heritage of the castle and the beauty of the Irish countryside come alive.

    Sheen Falls Lodge

    Sheen Falls Lodge, overlooking the picturesque Sheen Waterfalls, is an exquisite retreat for family holidays. The lodge offers activities that allow families to connect with nature and each other, such as horse riding, fishing, and guided nature walks. The estate’s luxury lodges and villas provide ample space and privacy, while the dining experience caters to all family members with specially crafted children’s menus. At Sheen Falls Lodge, families can enjoy the tranquility of the countryside, the comfort of lavish accommodations, and the warmth of Irish hospitality.

    The Westbury Hotel

    The Westbury Hotel stands as a luxurious haven amidst Dublin’s vibrant cityscape, offering families a perfect base to explore nearby attractions like Trinity College and Grafton Street. The hotel provides family suites, complete with amenities for young travelers, and a concierge service ready to assist with planning family excursions. The Westbury’s location, combined with its family-oriented services, makes it an ideal choice for those looking to experience the excitement of Dublin while indulging in the comfort and elegance of a five-star hotel.

    Ashford Castle

    Ashford Castle is a majestic estate where families can live out their own storybook adventure. This historical castle offers an array of activities, from movie nights in the private cinema to lake cruises and zip-lining. These spacious family rooms are designed with luxury and comfort in mind, and the Kids Club ensures that young guests are entertained. The combination of Ashford Castle’s ancient architecture, luxurious interiors, and family-friendly atmosphere make it an unforgettable retreat for those seeking a unique and enchanting holiday experience. Ashford Castle is the gold standard of luxury family hotels.

    Bishop's Gate Hotel

    Bishop’s Gate Hotel stands as an inviting retreat for families in the heart of Derry’s historic Cathedral Quarter. This Edwardian building, with its comfortable family rooms and suites, caters to those who appreciate attentive service and a warm atmosphere. The hotel is ideally located for family exploration of Derry’s walls and cultural sites. It offers a delightful afternoon tea that can be enjoyed by all ages, and the staff are particularly noted for their recommendations of family-friendly activities in the city, ensuring a stay that is both luxurious and convenient for guests of all ages. Our favourite luxury hotel in Derry.

    Some Of Our Favourite Family Activities

    No matter how your family enjoy spending time, we can create a perfect itinerary for your holiday. Here are just some of the activities available.

    CLIFFS OF MOHER BOAT CRUISE

    The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland’s most popular tourist destinations, and rightly so as they are a truly incredible sight to behold. However, you won’t properly appreciate them standing on top of them! Instead, you can head out on a cruise boat to get a true perspective of these 700ft cliffs.

    BURREN FARM EXPERIENCE

    Burren Farm Experience lets visitors see what life is like on a traditional Irish beef farm. It sits within The Burren, what’s known as a karst area made up of vast, rugged expanses which give this national park an otherworldly feel.

    You can enjoy a tour of the farm, learning how this land has been worked for thousands of years, as well as guided tours of the national park for all the adventurers out there.

    VIKING SPLASH TOURS

    This truly is something different. With Viking Splash Tours, you will get to see the main sightseeing spots in Dublin by travelling around in an amphibious DUKW, or “duck”, from World War 2.
    These specialised trucks are custom built, making them just as at home on land as they are in the water. The thrill of driving headfirst into the water will certainly be a talking point for the rest of the holiday.

    FOTA WILDLIFE PARK

    Fota Wildlife Park is an ideal destination for families, providing up-close encounters with a diverse range of animals in settings that mimic their natural habitats. The park emphasises conservation and education, offering interactive experiences and informative talks that engage children’s curiosity about wildlife and ecosystems. With plenty of space to roam and play, picnic areas, and a dedicated children’s activity area, it’s a place where family memories are made amidst the wonders of nature.

    FALCONRY AT DROMOLAND CASTLE

    Falconry at Dromoland Castle offers an exclusive encounter with birds of prey, a unique opportunity for families to engage with nature and history. Under expert guidance, you can learn to fly a hawk in the castle’s grounds, an activity that fascinates children and adults alike. It’s educational, interactive, and provides a rare hands-on experience with these magnificent creatures, all within the historical setting of one of Ireland’s most esteemed castles.

    Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

    Crossing the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is an exhilarating experience for the whole family. Suspended nearly 100 feet above the rocky coast, it offers stunning views and a thrilling walk that children especially find adventurous. The bridge leads to a small island that offers a sense of discovery, and the surrounding area is full of wildlife and scenic beauty, making it a great family outing that combines excitement with the natural allure of the Northern Irish coast.

    Marble Arch Caves

    Exploring the Marble Arch Caves is an adventure into the subterranean world that is both educational and exciting. The guided tours offer insight into the geological formations and the cave’s ecosystem, which captivates the imaginations of both young and older explorers. The boat ride on the underground river adds an element of adventure, and the well-organised paths make it a safe family excursion into one of nature’s most fascinating creations.

    Joyce Country Sheepdogs

    Visiting Joyce Country Sheepdogs is a heartwarming experience where families can witness the intelligence of Border Collies at work. Demonstrations of sheep herding offer insight into traditional Irish farming practices. Children delight in interacting with the dogs and learning about rural life, making it a genuine, hands-on cultural experience that resonates with all ages.

    FAQ’s - Irish Private Tours

    How Much Does a Private Family Tour Cost?

    The cost of a private tour is not fixed and varies depending on several factors such as the number of nights, choice of hotels and rooms, as well as the travel season. To give families an idea of the budget, prices generally start from £4000 to £5000 per person. This initial quote provides a baseline that allows for customization based on specific family needs and desires, ensuring the tour meets your expectations while staying within your budget.

    Do You Get the Same Private Driver for the Whole Private Tour?

    Yes, continuity is key to our service, so we ensure that you have the same knowledgeable and personable driver throughout your private tour. While our drivers are well-versed in the region’s history and landscapes, please note they are not certified tour guides. However, should you desire in-depth historical or cultural insight, we can arrange for qualified tour guides at your request.

    What Should I Pack?

    When packing for Ireland, it’s best to prepare for all conditions. Include hiking boots for exploring the rugged landscapes, a waterproof jacket for the rain, and a rucksack for daily adventures. Also, pack warm weather attire for the occasional sunny day. Layering is key to comfort as Irish weather can be quite variable.

    Can I Choose My Dates?

    Absolutely, we tailor your Ireland tour to fit the dates that work best for you, providing flexibility and convenience. It’s important to note, though, that we do not operate tours from December to February due to the inclement weather conditions commonly found in Ireland during these months.

    Can We Visit Ireland and Scotland on the Same Trip?

    Definitely, combining Ireland and Scotland in a single trip is an excellent choice, especially for those traveling from afar. With our expertise extending to Scotland through our sister brand, Private Tours Scotland, we can seamlessly integrate both destinations into a rich and varied travel experience.

    Where Should I Visit In Ireland?

    Ireland is filled with wonders, and we recommend must-see locations like the vibrant city of Dublin, the scenic Cork and Killarney, the quaint Dingle, the rugged Aran Islands, the picturesque Kenmare, the historic Blarney Castle, the unique Burren National Park, and the stunning Wild Atlantic Way. Each of these places offers its own unique slice of Irish culture, scenery, and history.

    Can I Customise My Private Tour?

    Embarking on a private family tour with Luxury Ireland Tours is the perfect way to discover the enchanting landscapes and rich heritage of Ireland in unparalleled comfort and style. Our brand is dedicated to curating bespoke travel experiences that cater exclusively to the nuances and preferences of your family. Understanding that each family is unique, we take pride in crafting vacations that are as individual as our clients, ensuring that every aspect of your Irish journey is tailored to your wishes.
    At Luxury Ireland Tours, we combine our deep-rooted knowledge of Ireland’s most cherished locales with our extensive network of luxury accommodations and exclusive experiences to create the ultimate family vacation. Our meticulous trip planning takes into consideration the varied interests of each family member, from the youngest to the oldest, to design an itinerary that is both engaging and relaxing. From castle stays fit for royalty to private adventures through the rolling green hills, each moment is orchestrated to deliver delight and discovery. is not just an option; it’s the essence of our service. We pride ourselves on crafting tours that are as unique as our clients, offering unlimited redrafts of the itinerary until it perfectly aligns with what you envision as your ideal Irish journey.

    Do You Book Flights?

    While we don’t book flights directly, we offer guidance and recommendations to help you find flights that align with your tour’s start and end dates. We encourage clients to secure their flights before sending their deposit to ensure that the tour dates and flight schedules are synchronised for a smooth travel experience.

    What’s Included & Excluded in The Cost?

    VAT & TAXES, Personalised itinerary, Executive vehicle (Mercedes V-Class) & professional driver for route according to the itinerary, Services of private local guides for activities according to the itinerary, Admissions to all sites according to the itinerary, Breakfast at all hotels included, Accommodation according to the itinerary, Co-ordination and support.


    This excludes:
    International Air Fare, Travel Insurance, Gratuities, Lunch and Dinner, Beverages, All items of a personal nature, Laundry.

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