Family Hotels Cork
The BEST WESTERN Montenotte Hotel located near Cork City is a popular choice for family holidays in Cork. This family friendly hotel is in an ideal location there are any number of exciting activities and events nearby.
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Family days out
Fota Wildlife Park is one of Irelands most famous wildlife parks. In this rural setting you can encounter many rare and endangered species that come from all over the world such as, giraffes, cheetahs, monkeys and many more. This is an experience the whole family will enjoy.
Blarney Castle was built nearly six hundred years ago by one of Ireland's greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, and has been attracting attention beyond Munster ever since. Over the last few hundred years, millions have flocked to Blarney, making it a world landmark and one of Ireland's greatest treasures. If people come for the Stone, many stay for the mystical and beautiful Rock Close and gardens.
A unique way to see Cork CIty, The River Lee and Harbour. Cork City is often refered to as the Venice of Ireland. Stable double Kayaks cruise under the bridges throughout the City. A full guided tour reveals all the history and stories of the local area. Day tours of the Harbour start in the City and finish in the Historical town of Cobh. The activity is considered safe for all levels, an adventure for the whole Family.
Cork harbour is one of the finest harbours in the world second only to Sydney Harbour Australia . The area boast Islands and Estuaries among the most beautiful in the world. The history of this very harbour spans centuries, with examples of its rich heritage detailed as part of the tour. Cork is full of scenic coves, beaches and bays, and is also home to an array of marine and bird life. This makes it the perfect setting for fun and informative harbour and dolphin watching tours. Each tour is guaranteed to be packed with adventure and exhiliration.
Cork is abundant with Riding Stables, Trecking and Pony Riding schools. These offer anything from one day Introductary courses to Improvers, Show Jumping, Dressage and Cross Country. Tail riding gives you the opportunity to appreciate the beauty of the sorrounding landscape. WIth some schools such as Hop Island even offering a weekly tail ride on some of Corks beautiful beaches.
Kartworld Adventure centre is an outdoor entertainment haven with something for everyone. Karting, Paintball, Archery, Laser Clay Shooting and Laser Tag, Kartworld really does have it all. Ideally located within 20 minutes of the Hotel make it your one stop shop for fun when staying in Cork.
Cork City Gaol is a major and unique visitor attraction, this Gaol once housed 19th century prisoners! Visitors get a fascinating insight into day-to-day prison life at a time when the high walls ensured no escape and denied law-abiding citizens the opportunity to see one of the finest examples of Ireland's architectural heritage. Enjoy One nights Bed and Breakfast in the heart of the city center before exploring the Gaol.
No visit to the south of Ireland can be complete without embarking on a fascinating tour of the Jameson Experience Midleton. While not only soaking up the history and the surroundings you will also discover the secret art of Jameson Whiskey Making - that's why they call it an Experience!
Blackrock Castle seamlessly blends a 16th century castle and an observatory together. The result is astronomical! A mix of old and new and an educational twist which attracts young and old. There are always plenty of events on Cork heritage, the cosmos and even moonlight movies.
Monkey Maze is Europe's largest indoor activity centre and party venue for kids in Cork. Our giant 4 level adventure play maze complete with tunnels, slides, ball cannons and more will provide exciting and safe entertainment and exercise for children up to the age of 12 years. A soft play area for younger kids and toddlers caters for mini monkeys. This place guarantee you lots of family fun!