Whatever your interests may be, Oysterbed and the Sneem area offer a fantastic choice of exhilarating and fun activities to suit all ages and levels of experience.....kayaking, snorkelling, diving, surfing, coasteering, whale & dolphin watching, low level walking trails, hill-walking, cycling, horse riding, sea & freshwater angling, golfing, painting, bird watching, photography, nature and wildlife....or simply relaxing.
There are few other places where you can enjoy the outdoors in such visually stunning and dramatic scenery, from dazzling lakes with dramatic mountain backdrops to hidden valleys and panoramic ocean views.
The Kerry Way is practically on our doorstep and provides a 215km signposted walking route that passes through some of the most spectacular and dramatic countryside and offers an amazing choice of gentle or rugged routes from beaches to mountains, short trails to 4-day treks! This walk has it all.
Kerry is a paradise for anglers and you'll be spoiled for choice! South Kerry has some of the finest sea, river and lake angling. For Salmon fishing, the best systems in the area are the Currane, the Caragh and the Killarney Lakes/Laune River systems. We can advise you on the best local operators to ensure your day on the water will be an unforgettable experience, and that hopefully you'll be going home with dinner! Closer to home, dinner from Oysterbed pier is also an option!
For beach lovers you'll find one of Ireland's most beautiful Blue Flag beaches at Derrynane - miles of white sand with a backdrop of mountains and the 320-acre Derrynane National Historic Park where you can enjoy fabulous upland and woodland walks...and afterwards relax over lunch in Derrynane House.
This is a spectacular beach where you can also enjoy all sorts of water sport activities (instruction and gear hire available) for adults and children
Kerry is the home of links golf and the Kerry coast is studded with some of the best links courses in the world. These courses offer breath-taking ocean views while away from the coast you'll find stunning courses that sit in the valleys between the mountains and challenge every skill level from beginner to pro!
Within a 45 minute drive of Sneem Secret Harbour you have the choice of 2 golf courses in Waterville, 1 in Parknasilla, Ring of Kerry and Kenmare, 3 courses in Killarney, and a little further afield, you can enjoy Dooks, Tralee, Dingle and Ballybunnion.
For golfers, life just doesn't get any better than this!
Oysterbed Harbour, with its stunning scenery and clear, sheltered waters is an idyllic spot for kayaking, diving/snorkelling, wildlife watching.
Enjoy the ultimate kayaking experience in a fun, safe and easy-to-use motorised kayak. Explore the amazing beauty of the bay, navigate around its numerous islands and inlets and meet lots of cool wildlife up close!
Enjoy some fantastic and exhilarating adventure with a day of coasteering. Wander off the beaten track and experience some of Kerry's dramatic coastline, gigantic sea caves, precious marine life and spectacular jumps into the wild Atlantic ocean!
Please let us know if you would like further information about any activities. We will be delighted to assist you in any way we can and advise you on the best local operators in the area.