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Other Island Activities

at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort


Test your skills with one of the oldest sports in the world.

Despite its medieval origins, archery has now been developed into a high-tech and highly competitive sport. Using traditional competition long bows and round targets set on tri pods.

Archery is available on the Island for groups of 12 or more, although  smaller groups can be arranged.

Pre-booking in advance of arrival is required.


Enjoy a game of  Tennis on our outdoor tennis courts.

Enquire about our clinics and programs, ideal for all ages and skill sets.  Rental Rackets and balls are available at Reception.


Challenge yourselves to a game of croquet on the castle lawn, always a fun activity for all the family.

Island Trails

There is an amazing array of wildlife and country fauna on the Island. Each trail offers the opportunity to spot some of native wildlife such as hare, deer, pheasant, fox and swan.

Picnic in the Grounds

Arrange a Waterford Castle picnic basket by our award winning kitchen team in a place of your choice on the vast grounds of our 310-acre Island.

Surrounded by the River Suir you are spoilt for choice with some excellent locations to choose from.

Pre-booking 24 hours in advance is required.

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