What To Do

There are plenty of activities on Clare Island to keep the whole family busy – one thing for sure you’ll never run out of things to do!


  • Clare Island Community Centre Clare Island Community Centre

    Clare Island Community Centre

Clare Island Community Centre

Bar/Sports Hall/Library/Development Office

Clare Island Community Centre is a community owned building with all profits going back into the community. Our multi-functional sports hall can be transformed into the perfect venue for any event, birthday parties, […]

  • Clare Island Adventures Clare Island Adventures

    Clare Island Adventures

Clare Island Adventures

Clare Island Adventures is a partnership between Go Explore Hostel, Clare Island Ferry Company and Adventure West, offering all inclusive adventure packages for the Corporate Market, Bachelor / Bachelor-et, Schools, Universities, Sports Teams training breaks, […]

  • Taxi Hire & Bus Tours Taxi Hire & Bus Tours

    Taxi Hire & Bus Tours

Taxi Hire & Bus Tours

Guided bus tours of the island available.
Mini bus available on request as a taxi.

Contact Brigid O’Leary: (098) 25640 or (086) 2228478

  • Bike Hire Bike Hire

    Bike Hire

Bike Hire

Bike Hire is available close to the pier. Located on left as you leave the harbour area.

Bikes available for children 6 years up and adults.

Please note that there are no carrier seats for small children.

A great way […]

  • Macalla Horse Farm Macalla Horse Farm

    Macalla Horse Farm

Macalla Horse Farm

Macalla horse Farm offers Equine assisted mindfulness and Natural Horsemanship sessions for individual or groups of children (from 5 onwards) or adults.

Advance booking is essential. Costs from €25 for children (up to 15) and €50 […]

  • Yoga Yoga

    Yoga

Yoga

Eco-friendly, family run yoga and meditation retreat centre located on a large farm on the light house road and offering various yoga, meditation, vegetarian cooking and natural horsemanship residential courses for all levels, as well […]

  • Angling and Boat Trips Angling and Boat Trips

    Angling and Boat Trips

Angling and Boat Trips

The Sea Angling grounds of Clew Bay are recognised as being among the best in Europe. There are two companies offering angling and boat trips from Clare Island.

The Clare Island Ferry Company

O’Malley Ferries (Clare Island) […]

  • Walking & Hiking Walking & Hiking

    Walking & Hiking

Walking & Hiking

Clare Island’s hills, bogs and woodlands make it ideal for walking. There are a variety of walks and climbs to suit all fitness and interest levels. Please note that any veering off these routes onto […]

  • Heritage Centre Heritage Centre

    Heritage Centre

Heritage Centre

Closed until May

  • Ballytoughey Loom Ballytoughey Loom

    Ballytoughey Loom

Ballytoughey Loom

The Ballytoughey Loom is a well established cottage industry working in the textile arts. Located on the north side of the island, last stop to the Lighthouse, you will find a treasure trove of  textiles […]