As one of the most naturally diverse and spectacular places in the world, Ireland is an incredible destination for freshwater and saltwater fishing. County Kerry is famous for its lakes and coastal fishing that offer stunning and peaceful fishing spots where you can soak up the landscape and coastline while waiting for your catch. From fishing to boating in Killarney, we guarantee that this is a must-visit spot for anyone who enjoys fishing and a wonderful activity to include when you are planning your travels.
Must-Visit Boating & Fishing Spots in Killarney
The Lakes of Killarney are a world-famous scenic attraction for so many reasons. With The Europe Hotel & Resort overlooking Loch Léin, the largest of the lakes in this idyllic region, you are staying in leading luxury accommodation to enjoy fishing and boating in Killarney whether for your holiday or as one of the many activities on offer at the property. For the approximate cost of €120 per boat (max 3 + ghillie per boat) for 2‒2.5 hours of fishing, including all equipment and tackle plus tuition, you will have an unparalleled experience on our private pier. Fishing at The Europe is the ultimate way to immerse yourself in your surroundings with the stunning lake set amidst the ancient panorama of MacGillycuddy's Reeks, County Kerry’s mountain range, truly extraordinary and unforgettable.
Fantastic Fishing on the River Laune in Killarney, Ireland
Alternatively drop a line for Brown Trout and Salmon in the River Laune which flows through the estate at our sister hotel, The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens. Should you choose to fish at The Dunloe, their fishing equipment is available to you to use there without charge. The kitchen will be pleased to prepare and cook your catch for dinner that evening. The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens can arrange the services of a ghillie to instruct and guide you to the most fruitful parts of the river, or you can simply while away a few hours by yourself, the silence only disturbed by the sound of the flowing river.
Book a Boating or Fishing Trip in Killarney today
Boat trips from The Europe Hotel & Resort can also be arranged (with a minimum 24 hours' notice needed) from the hotel's pier for groups of up to 5 to 6 people per boat and the approximate cost is €120 per boat for 2.5 hours. During your stay, you can contact the concierge desk for further details, to make a reservation, or to enquire about boat trips for larger parties.