Enjoy… Kilkee Bay Hotel Clare

There are so many activities and things to do in Kilkee and the surrounding areas in County Clare, you will be spoiled for choice.


As a bathing place kilkee is unsurpassed by resorts the beach sweeps in a grand semicircular curve in front of the town sheltered on both sides by rugged cliffs affording excellent bathing and indeed kilkee has regularly been rewarded the blue flag.

Pollock Holes

Pollock Holes situated on the west cliff are natural rock enclosed pools, popular with swimmers during the summer months. the water is changed on every tide. For the more adventurous, diving boards are located at new found out and dives of up to 45 feet can be made into the open sea.

Nevsail Watersports

For fantastic water activities, Nevsail offers adult and kids lessons in Kayaking, Canoeing, Sailing, Windsurfing, Rock-climbing, Powerboating, Surfing and Stand up paddle boarding


Oceanlife Dive Centre

Kilkee is a 5* Diving resort, The Kilkee Diving Centre is fully equipped with facilities for novice and experts alike, it is possible to dive all year round although the best months are from April – October.


Carrigaholt Dolphin Watching

This boat trip brings you to the mouth of the river Shannon to experience bottlenose dolphins in their natural environment whilst capturing spectacular cliff scenery, home to wild goats.


Kilkee Golf Club

This Picturesque 18 Hole Par 70 Coastal Golf Course, is situated to the east side of Kilkee Bay, with numerous picturesque views of the ragged west Clare coast line from the cliff top tees and greens, this course presents a formidable challenge when the west wind blows.

Contact: Telephone 065-9056048 / Fax 065- 9056977

Kilrush Golf Club

Said to be “the friendliest club in Ireland” set in a beautiful location overlooking the Shannon estuary, this course is playable year round and offers many excellent holes where trees, water and sand combine to test any golfers skills.

Contact: Telephone 065-9051138 / Fax 065-9052633

Lahinch Golf Club

One of Irelands Premier Links Clubs Boasts two varied Course the Championship and the Castle to suit any Golfers preference of Play.

Contact 065 7081003


Kilkee is a fishermans paradise. The shore fishing and rock fishing are incomparible and crew boats are available for hire to experience deep sea fishing off the coast of Clare.



The walks on either side of the bay are justly famous, the views on a clear day are of the aran islands to the north and Kerry to the south, and loophead on the west.


Local Nightlife

In Kilkee, The night owl is well catered for Pubs & Bars have regular music and sing song sessions, traditional irish nights, dancing and pub theatre are all regular features of the entertainment scene.

Kilkee Bay Hotel Clare – the perfect destination for activities and things to do in Clare.