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Waterford Hotel Activity Breaks

Outdoor Activities


Irelands only true island Golf Course… With its gently undulating terrain and wonderful mature trees, the Island presents an established and challenging 18 hole par 72 Championship parkland course, designed by one of Ireland’s legendary golfing heroes and twice Ryder Cup player, Des Smyth. Lessons can be arranged with the Island’s own Golf Pro.

Driving Range

Test your shot at our fully flood lit driving range, ask at the pro-shop for more details where clubs can be hired if required.

Island Trails

Some walking paths have been set out to allow you to see the sights of the Island on foot. There is an amazing array of Wild Life and country Fauna on the Island. Each trail offers the opportunity to spot some Irish natives such as Hares, Deer, Pheasant, Herons, Foxes and Swans.

Clay Target Shooting

Whether you are a beginner or experienced, clay pigeon shooting is available for all levels with tuition and equipment provided.


Test your skills with one of the oldest sports in the world. Using traditional competition long bows and round targets set on tri pods. Archery is available on the Island for groups of 12 or more. For smaller groups it is within a 30 minute drive of the hotel


Outdoor court on the grounds. Rackets and balls available at Reception.


Boules is available on the Lawn adjacent to the Castle.

Picnic in the grounds

Custom made picnic baskets can be prepared by our award winning kitchen team and enjoyed in the vast grounds of the 310 Acre Estate. 24 hours notice is required on all orders.