'Putt' a smile on Dad's face this Father's day!

'Putt' a smile on Dad's face this Father's day! If you have no idea what to do on this special occasion don't worry because we have you covered, both Druids Glen and Carton House have some great offers that would be perfect for the golf-mad dad!

The award-winning Druids Glen Resort is putting the swing into Father’s Day with a perfect gift for golfing enthusiasts. Offering the chance to play both parkland and heathland courses which are set within a glorious 400 acre estate, this gift is sure to tee up your dad for a memorable experience.

Located in picturesque Wicklow, just 30 minutes driving distance from south Dublin, the Druids Glen Father’s Day package includes a game on both Druids Glen and Druids Heath for just €99. These two championship courses have equally exhilarating landscapes and are renowned as being amongst the finest, most challenging and most enjoyable courses in Europe.

The Druids Glen, is famous for hosting the Irish Open on four occasions – along with the prestigious Seve Trophy. Ballesteros, Montgomerie, Garcia, Faldo…they’ve all played and been tested by Druids Glen. Druids Heath, celebrates its 10th year and provides an exhilarating sporting challenge, golfers can be sure to absorb the rare heathland course, the breathtaking setting, with views over the irish sea.

For more information on Druids Glen Resort visit www.druidsglenresort.com or call 01 2870800.

With two championship golf courses, a glistening fishing lake, miles of woodland walks, luxurious accommodation and award-winning cuisine fit for a king, Carton House is one of Ireland's most luxurious resorts and is the ideal place to treat Dad this Father's Day. 

For just €165 per person sharing, treat Dad to the Carton House Golfer's Paradise package which includes one night's luxury accommodation with breakfast and one evening meal in the award winning Linden Tree Restaurant. Also included in this fantastic rate is a refreshing round of golf on Dad's choice of championship golf course, the Montgomerie or O'Meara, both played on by golfing greats Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry.

If Dad is more of the chilled out type, treat him to the hotel's 'A Relaxed Affair' package. For only €80 per person sharing he can enjoy one night's luxury accommodation with breakfast and a delicious 2 course meal in the stylish and laid back atmosphere of The Coach House Restaurant.

For the more adventurous of Dads, why not join him in a 4 x 4 off road driving experience with Xtreme, located on the grounds of Carton House. For a special Father's Day price of only €99 per person spend some quality but exhilarating time with Dad, navigating through 1.5 hours of woodland, swamps and challenging obstacles.

If Dad is fond of a little pampering treat him to the ultimate in relaxation with a massage from The Carton Spa. With expert therapists and award - winning Darphin products, Dad will fall into a state of bliss and leave feeling refreshed and revived and back to his usual self. To really spoil him, include a Made for Men specialised facial. Treatments start from just €55.

For more information on Father's Day Treats, log onto www.cartonhouse.com or call 01 505 2000.