A host of local facilities makes Johnstown village the ideal location for families of all ages. Catch up with friends over lunch or coffee at The Johnstown Inn or Johnstown Garden Centre, both of which are extremely family-friendly. The village also features
a supermarket and childcare facilities, so families
don’t need to travel far for their essentials. Located just 10 minutes away is Palmerstown House Estate, perfect for afternoon tea or a day of golf.
The bustling town of Naas, Co Kildare’s main retail and economic hub, is located just a few kilometres down the road and features many shops, boutiques, restaurants and pubs. Shoppers can choose from a host of international names including Supervalu, Meadows & Byrne and Argos, while the Monread Shopping Centre is home to Ireland’s largest Tesco Extra store. Avoca in Rathcoole is only a 10 minute drive away and Dublin City Centre is also easily accessible due to the proximity of the N7 and M50.
For golfers, Palmerstown Stud Golf Club is located in Johnstown, and is widely regarded as one of Europe’s top golf courses. Naas Golf Course and the
world famous K-Club are also nearby.
Racing enthusiasts will enjoy the full calendars of action at Naas Racecourse and the Curragh; both close to the village. And if you want to get even closer to the action, take up horse riding at Toberton Riding Centre, within 5 minutes’ walk of the development.
A family friendly
Johnstown village is a compact, safe and friendly community for families. Many houses in the area were built in the last 30 years and the village retains a compact and tranquil feel.
The nearby town of Naas offers a host of well-regarded schools at all levels, and regular buses are available to take children the short distance from Johnstown to Naas. Primary schools include the Convent of Mercy, St. Corban’s, Scoil Bhríde and Scoil An Linbh Íosa in Ballycane, while well-established secondary schools include St. Mary’s, Kill National School, The Christian Brothers School, Piper’s Hill College and Gael-Cholaiste Chill Dara.
1. Scoil Bhríde
2. Robertstown Pre School
3. Mercy Convent Primary School
4. Hill House Pre School
5. Meánscoil Iognáid Rís
6. St.Laurence’s National School
Sports & Activities
7. Naas Rugby Club
8. Naas GAA Club
9. Naas Golf Club
10. Naas Racecourse
11. Palmerstown Stud Golf Club
12. Toberton Lodge Riding School
13. Kill GAA Club
14. Naas Lawn Tennis Club
15. Gym Plus Naas
16. Naas United F.C Leisure
Dining & Retail
17. Palmerstown House
18. Johnstown Garden Centre
19. Johnstown Inn
21. Supervalu Sallins
23. Monread Shopping Centre
24. Meadows & Byrne
25. Odeon Cinema Naas
Transport & Connections
26. Exit 8 (M7 Motorway)
27. Exit 9 (M7 Motorway)
28. Sallins & Naas Train Station