The Great Fun Club in Tipperary

At Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel

The Great Fun Club is returning to GN Ballykisteen Golf Hotel from June 28th - August 22nd.
We look forward to welcoming back our little VIP guests!

 What is the Great Fun Club?

Our Great Fun Club aims to entertain toddlers to young teens, creating fantastic and memorable childhood moments. The Great Fun Club is supervised by our Great Fun Club team leader Eimear.
The Great Fun Club provides fun-filled family activities for your children throughout the duration of your stay with us at the Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel*Please note that all kids must be toilet trained to attend the kids club.

Kids will enjoy interactive check-in, on-site activities and a specially designed kids dinner menu. There will be a notice board in the hotel reception area, displaying a full activity agenda.

All kids will receive a Great Fun Club super-duper Goody Bag which includes a branded Great Fun Club T-shirt.

Some of the Great Fun Club Highlights Include:

• Designated meal times including Kids High Tea • Special room service menu for kids • Programme of events both morning & evening • Eimear, our nominated kid's club leader • Kids TV channel • Leisure centre staff & swimming instructor • Family splash hour

Kids Golf Special

Junior golf clinic is running every Wednesday from 12.00-1.00pm with Marian Riordan our PGA Professional
Max of 10 kids per class, pre-booking is essential. 
Age is 7 years and above. 

Benefits of the Great Fun Club For Parents

Parents can now have the ultimate holiday while relaxing and unwinding in our family-friendly hotel, without the worry of keeping a watchful eye over their energetic children. Upon arrival, there will be a personalised kids check-in where our junior VIP guests will receive their very own GFC check-in form from our reception team. 

With prior notice, your chosen Great National Hotel can arrange Babysitters for day or night. The cost of babysitting is €10.00 per hour paid directly. Please enquire on check-in if you require babysitting services.

For children availing of the GFC Playroom, parents must register their child in person.

Parents must remain at the hotel and contactable at all times.

Child Safety

We take great pride in welcoming families with open arms, and we’re delighted to see children enjoying our facilities. Therefore, child safety is of utmost importance, take a look at some of our Child Safety Guidelines and ensure an enjoyable and safe family break away.

*Ballykisteen's Great Fun Club is subject to availability. We advise any guests travelling with small children to contact us directly closer to their arrival date for up to date information on the Kid's Club.
Activities & Events

Here's an idea of what the kids can get up to while enjoying their time at the Great Fun Club. Activities to suit all ages and interested to make your family holiday even more enjoyable. GN Ballykisteen Golf Hotel also has a brand new Great Fun Club Playroom with lots of toys & games.

Some of the activities* that will be included listed below:

• Splash Time • Arts and Crafts • Movie Night • Wii Tournaments • Outdoor Games • Old School Games and Mini Disco • Fun Face Painting • Golf Camps** •  Kiddies Yoga 


Children will receive meals throughout their time at the Great Fun Club. There will be designated areas and times for all meals.

Meals will include:

• Special Kids Room Service Menu
• Kids High Teas
Sample Pro-Healthy Dinner Options - Lasagne, Bolognaise, Half Roast of the Day, Quality Beef Burgers, Chicken Fillet Tenders and Pizza
Sample Dessert Options - Range from Jelly and Ice-cream to Fruit Ice Pops
• Cookies and Milk at bedtime

*Activities are dependant on numbers.

**Weekly Schedule may vary