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3 Eggcellent Ideas For A Family Break This Easter

The daffodils are popping their heads back up out of the soil now that the snowfall has subsided, and that means one thing: spring weather is finally on its way! And with Easter just around the corner, it's the perfect time to plan a little family break away.

The beauty of taking a break at Easter means you'll get brighter evenings for playing out and sightseeing, the weather should hopefully be a little bit warmer, and the kids are off school!

Shake off the cabin fever and go and explore some of Ireland's most beautiful places with a hotel break from eumom Getaways:

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1. Kinsale, Co. Cork

The Trident Hotel in Kinsale is in a spectacular location on the shores of Kinsale Harbour, offering guests unrivalled views and award-winning cuisine. Every one of the 75 tastefully decorated guestrooms has a view of the water in Ireland’s Cote d’Azur! Kinsale is not only Munster’s foodie capital it is also one of the easiest towns to navigate on foot, with so much to explore. The harbour is the heart of the town, so take in a coffee stop and enjoy watching all the boats come and go into the harbour - the kids will love it.

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The town of Kinsale is filled with family-friendly restaurants lots of gift shops, bookshops and wonderful boutiques to explore. A lovely destination the whole family will love. 

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2. Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan

Just 90 minutes from Dublin, the luxury 4-star Slieve Russell Hotel is wonderfully set up for families and its relaxed and friendly atmosphere ensures everyone has a wonderful break. Their Kids Club offers lots of arts and crafts activities and a splash in the pool with their supervised swim time.

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For older kids, the games room has a variety of games including arcade games, air hockey and pool tables. Plus, uniquely they offer a Teen Spa menu of treatments to professionally tackle breakouts and sensitive skin. With a full indoor pool and leisure centre, on-site tennis courts and an 18-hole championship golf course, there is something for everyone in County Cavan.

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3. Connemara, Galway

Fancy exploring the Wild Atlantic Way this Easter? The Connemara Coast Hotel is set on the shores of Galway Bay and is in the perfect location for you and the family to explore some of Ireland's most beautiful scenery along the Wild Atlantic Way. It's also just 10 minutes from Galway City, perfect for shopping, eating and entertainment! Relax and unwind in the Connemara Coast Hotel while taking in the stunning views across Galway Bay to the Burren of Co. Clare. On a clear day, you can also spot the Aran Islands. Their Coast Club Leisure Centre has a wealth of choice from an 18.5-metre swimming pool, jacuzzi, steam room, gym, therapy rooms and outdoor tennis courts with spectacular views of Galway Bay. Sounds amazing, doesn't it?

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On eumom Getaways, you can book up to 20 people in one booking, so getting the gang together and planning an Easter getaway has never been easier. Plus, check out the mid-week offers, as there are so many great deals available. Choose from over 300 hotels on

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