Family Fun

Enjoy a family fun day in the Boyne Valley with some great outdoor pursuit activities in and around Trim. In addition to the brilliant official tour of Trim Castle - suitable for all ages - there are many adventures to be experienced on the River Boyne. For families with younger children, we have a state-of-the-art playground a short stroll from the hotel. 

TRIM CASTLE RIVER WALK

If your looking for a gorgeous stroll, somewhere to take the kids on a Sunday, or have an interest in local history, Trim Castle and it's grounds are well worth a visit.  Located directly across the road from the hotel.

BOYNE BLUEWAY TRIM

Located just 45 kim from Dublin, Trim is the ideal location to begin your Blueway adventure.  Whether you're into paddling or walking or interested in the heritage and history of the Boyne Valley, for more information on the Boyne Blue Way - Click Here

 

THE ROYAL CANAL GREENWAY

The Royal Canal Greenway is Ireland's longest distance walking and cycling route. Get into gear with 130km's of picturesque, tranquil, relaxing trails between Maynooth and Londford town/Cloondara. This is a unique experience, officially opening in 2020. You can get access the Canal at Longwood, which is only a 12min drive from the Hotel.  - Click Here 

TRIM HISTORIC TRAIL MAP

Trim is a town rich in history, enjoy a walk around this beautiful town to discover all that history has to offer - to Download the Historic Trail Map Click Here

TRIM PLAYGROUND 

Trim's state of the art playground is located a short stroll from Trim Castle Hotel, enjoy an afternoon full of fun catering for all age groups with a selection of outdoor climbing frames, swings & zip line. Lots for the family to do.

SWIMMING 

All our guests have complimentary access to Trim Aura Leisure Centre, a short stroll from Trim Castle Hotel: with a 25 metre heated pool, learner & fun pool and kid camps and activities, Trim Aura offers a fun family afternoon trip on a rainy day! 

THE PLAYCENTRE TRIM

Recently opened in Oaktree Business Park, a short drive from the hotel.  This is the Ultimate Indoor Playground for children of all ages.  Open Seven Days a week this is an ideal activity on a rainy day.  

BOYNE VALLEY ACTIVITIES

**Not reopening until 2021** Kayaking is one of the most invigorating ways of appreciating the local scenery here in Trim. Immerse yourself in a natural environment and meander downstream in the Boyne Valley on an unforgettable family kayak trip. Professional outfit Boyne Valley Activities can provide tailored experiences to suit ages and experience. All trips are on ‘sit on the top’ kayaks which means no experience is necessary and staff are Canoeing Ireland qualified instructors. Click here for more info. TAKE THE PLUNGE: Enjoy warming hot chocolates after your trip in Barista Cafe.

HISTORY TOUR 

 A ‘must’ family attraction here in Trim is the Medieval Armoury Tour. Meet a Norman Knight face to face, hold a real sword or dress in chain mail for an authentic age-old experience! Only €3 admission per person! Booking is essential. Find Out More or Contact Us.

TAYTO PARK - THEME PARK & ZOO 

A short drive away in Co. Meath is the famous Tayto Park - Theme Park & Zoo - for a day of family fun, full of thrills and adventure, we recommend a day out at this wonderful park. 

Other Ideas

CAUSEY FARM    *    HILL OF TARA    *    DUBLIN ZOO    *    FUNTASIA    *    LOUGHCREW GARDENS    

Check out our Sports & Wellbeing page for more activity ideas in Trim, including links to activities including horseriding, tennis, angling and wakeboarding