Midlands Escape To Laois

Midlands Escape to Laois

Have you missed your family and friends during the last year or are you looking for an alternative hen or stag night in Laois? We have the perfect package for you. Now is the time to start planning your escape to Laois. Maldron Hotel Portlaoise is the perfect base for your Midlands adventure.


Midlands Escape Package

Escape to the Midlands and enjoy an action packed overnight stay.

Please contact the hotel directly at for enquiries.

  • 7.5km hike in the Slieve blooms
  • 1 hour yoga or meditation
  • Full Vitality breakfast
  • 2 course evening meal
  • VIP Kildare Village discount card
  • Access to Club Vitae Leisure Centre with 20m swimming pool (booking is essential)
  • Complimentary car parking and WiFi
  • Click on Maldron to save €10 per night off your stay

Group Getaway

We have teamed up with Midland escape to offer you and your friends a night away with a difference! From only €190 per person sharing, enjoy an overnight stay with us in Portlaoise.

Sit back in Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant and let our staff look after you with a 2-course evening meal followed by our signature Maldron Hotels Vitality breakfast in the morning. Enjoy Full access to the leisure facilities including a 20-meter swimming pool as well as complimentary car parking and Wi-Fi.

Get your hiking boots ready as you head 25km from the hotel to Moniknew in the Slieve Bloom Mountains. Here you will meet with Willie Hyland and he will take your group on a 7.5km hike followed by 1 hour of yoga or meditation. But that’s not all! Visit Kildare Village which is only 15 minutes from the hotel and enjoy 10% off in most stores throughout the village.


Midland Escape

Founded in 2019 by Willie Hyland, Midland Escape is based in Ballacolla, Co Laois. Willie has a passion for empowering people and gives them the tools to look after their health and well-being. Willie played sport at an elite level including inter-county hurling with Laois for 11 years. He is a big believer in well-being activities with exercise being scientifically proven to boost your mood while yoga works to control and calm your mind.


Terms & Conditions

Please note: in order for this booking to go ahead, a minimum number of 5 twin rooms must be booked. You can contact the hotel directly at to inquire about this package. Cancellation free of charge is possible until 5 days prior to arrival.


Dining Options

After a long day exploring, grab a bite to eat in Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant where our chefs work hard to deliver a variety of delicious healthy options.

Hotel Facilities

Our rooms are designed with comfort in mind. Choose to relax in a variety of spacious room types, standard, superior, executive, family or accessible rooms. All rooms come fully equipped with open-access high-speed Wi-Fi and cable television.

Enjoy complimentary access to Club Vitae leisure centre with a 20-meter swimming pool and kids’ pool. Get some exercise in our fully equipped gym or relax in our sauna, steam, room and Jacuzzi. Take some time out in ALKen Beauty clinic where our experienced therapists offer a variety of treatments tailored to suit your needs.


Nestled in the heart of Ireland, just off exit 17 on the M7 Motorway, one hour from Dublin, Limerick and just over one hour from Cork, Maldron Hotel Portlaoise is the perfect base to discover the natural beauty of Ireland. You will be welcomed with a genuine smile, outstanding hospitality and friendly help with your onward journey.