Avon Rí is a wonderfully unique holiday, sporting and event resort, spectacularly located on the shores of the Blessington lakes in County Wicklow and only a 40-minute drive from the city centre of Dublin. Glorious views of the lake and the surrounding mountains and glens, a thrilling list of professionally organised and supervised outdoor activities, a leisure centre, restaurant and luxury accommodation all amount to a truly outstanding offering of high standard in an unforgettable location. Avon Rí boasts a convenient location for visiting some of Ireland’s most famous racecourses, including Punchestown and The Curragh, and excellent golf courses, including Tulfarris and The K Club. To get the most from the magnificent natural surroundings, guests can choose from an exciting range of outdoor activities and enjoy unique touches, such as being escorted to the first tee at Tulfarris by boat across the lake. Avon Rí’s accommodation comprises 39 spacious and comfortable houses catering for up to six people each. Il Lago restaurant is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week and offers superb food in stylish Romanesque surroundings. Patrons are also welcome to relax at any time on the decks or in the private library bar, which overlook the lake. Additionally, the resort has a state-of-the-art gym and leisure centre consisting of a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi.