Activities and Adventures
Activity lovers and Adventurers need look no further than a break with us at Kilmurry Lodge Hotel. If kayaking on the River Shannon or mountain biking in Ballyhoura is your idea of fun, then you’ll love staying with us. Why not give hiking on the 12 O’clock Hills a try? For the Adrenalin Junkie abseiling down Thomand Park Stadium, Power Boating on the River Shannon or maybe giving Kitesurfing a go! The villages of Killaloe and Ballina situated on Lough Derg are only 15 minutes away. They host a wide variety of activities including beautiful walking trails and the University of Limerick Sports and Adventure Centre. The center offers Mountain Skills Courses, Powerboat Courses, Sailing Courses and Kayaking Courses. The area also has a plethora of scenic loop walks, why not walk in Brian Boru’s footsteps and take in the stunning views along the way.
If you are a keen Mountain Biker, Ballyhoura Mountain Trail is only 60 minutes away. It boasts 98km of trails making it the largest of its kind in Ireland. The Trails are laid out in 6, 17, 35, 41 and 51 km loops.
Not sure what to do on your Activity Break? Lee is our team adventurer; he highly recommends sailing on Lough Derg. The UL Sports Adventure Centre offer a sailing for all levels from a Lough Derg Sailing Tour taking 2 ½ hours to longer Starter, Basic and Improver courses. We are so lucky to have this amazing amenity on our doorstep, it’s an unspoiled area of outstanding beauty which is why Lee loves it
The Hotel offers complimentary storage facility for your equipment this is a real plus!
Jess recommends the 12 O Clock Hills Walk just 30 minutes away, it consists of a 5k and 8.5k hike/walk with heritage sights along the way.
Don’t forget the correct clothing and equipment for your adventure.