The Great Fun Club

At Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel

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, available every week throughout the summer and will be supervised by our Great Fun Club team leader Eimear.
The Great Fun Club provides fun-filled activities for your children throughout the duration of your stay with Great National Ballykisteen Golf Hotel. Kids will enjoy interactive check-in, on-site activities and a specially designed kids dinner menu. There will be a notice board in hotel reception displaying a full activity agenda.

All kids will receive a Great Fun Club super-dooper 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 kids club leader • Kids TV channel • Leisure centre staff & swimming instructor • Family splash hour

Benefits of the Great Fun Club For Parents

Parents can now have the ultimate holiday while relaxing and unwinding, without the worry of keeping a watchful 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 for 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.

Times

Morning Session: 10:30AM - 12:30PM

Kids High Tea: 17:30PM

Evening Session: 18:30PM - 20:30PM

Daily Family Splash Hour: 16:00PM - 17:00PM

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 activites* 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 

Dining

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 bed time

*Activities are dependant on numbers.

**Weekly Schedule may vary

Halloween Great Fun Club Opening Hours

The Great Fun Club is available Monday 30th October – Sunday 5th of November at the following times:

Monday 30th - 10.30am to 12.30pm & 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Tuesday 31st - 10.30am to 12.30pm & 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Wednesday 1st - 10.30am to 12.30pm & 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Thursday 2nd - 10.30am to 12.30pm & 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Friday 3rd - 10.30am to 12.30pm only
Saturday 4th - 6.30pm to 8.30pm only
Sunday 5th - 10.30am to 12.30pm only