Whether you are an amateur or experienced walker you will enjoy what the Clonakilty area has to offer. Have your cobwebs blown away at the exhilarating Seven Heads walk or out on the Galley Head. On the Castlefreke walk, experience the peace and serenity beneath the tall trees, amidst the bluebells – Explore the ruins of Rathbarry Church. Carrigfadda at a height of 180m is the highest point locally with spectacular views from the summit – From Old Head of Kinsale to Mizen Head to the Cork/Kerry Mountains.

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Dunmore House Hotel - Whale/Dolphin Watching

Whale/Dolphin Watching

West Cork is said to be the best place in Europe for Whale and Dolphin Watching. Galley Head is recognised as an ideal land…

Dunmore House Hotel - Golf


A nine hole golf course features as part of the Hotel’s amenities. Described as a course with one of the best views in the world! Green Fees are free to residents.



Equestrian activities are a particular speciality with the close association between Dunmore House Hotel and Clonakilty Equestrian Centre (086 8226156).