Courtmacsherry Hotel is the ideal destination for an activity break with friends and family. There are plenty of activities to enjoy throughout your stay with us in Courtmacsherry Hotel.
Walking Treaure Hunt Map - Fun for all. 
If you are looking for an off the beaten track adventure, then Courtmacsherry is the perfect place to start.
There are 16 viewpoints of the area for people to see and visit – you can make a fun day out for the whole family by treating it like a treasure hunt – just print off the map – and match the numbered map marker on the first page to the name and description on the second page, and fill in the blanks! Hope you find the treasure at the end!
Download your map here:
Courtmacsherry Beach is just a stones throw from the Hotel. A perfect haven to sit back and relax.  The woods which form a back drop to the hotel, sprawl all the way to the sea and hide a few gorgeous coves along the way, many that are perfect for a picnic and a dip. The white sandy coves at  Broadstrand, Blindstrand and Dunworley are only a short drive from Courtmacsherry. These sheltered beaches are ideal for family outings.
Gecko Adventures
A two minute walk from the hotel, Gecko Adventures ( offers bundles of fun for all the family. Being an outdoor activity and training center, you will not be bored. They run various water sports and activities such as, Kayaking, windsurfing, paddleboarding, kite surfing and more. 
All instructors are passionate and experienced and are dedicated to bringing you on an adventure you will never forget. All highly qualified and professional they will train you through all the skills and safety aspects needed. Situated right on the Wild Atlantic Way, you can be sure to be amazed at the beautiful scenery and rugged coastline. They also do fantastic camps for kids, team building, Orienteering, sunset tours in the summer and archery. They have it all. 
Telephone: 083 8976392
Courtmacsherry Sea angling (  is one of Ireland's premier angling centers. Whether you are an experienced angler or a beginner, fishing in Courtmacsherry will not disappoint. There is Shark, bottom and wreck fishing to choose from. They have charter boats and self drive boats depending on your preferences and rest assured they have kept your comfort and safety in mind. 
If you are a fan of fishing, do not miss out on what is available only a hop skip and a jump away from the hotel. Packed lunches can be arranged 
The spectacular scenery, warm hospitality and great fishing  are just some of the reasons that fishermen return to this beautiful part of west cork time and time again. 
Telephone: 0868250905
Dolphin and Whale Watching
A Whale and dolphin watching trip is a must do for many visitors and wildlife enthusiasts. Experience these gentle giants in their natural environment and don't forget to have the camera ready. 
Atlantic Whale and Wildlife Tours ( have provided many of our guests with a first class, memorable experience. Run by husband and wife, Mark and Patricia Gannon, they will ensure that your trip will be a great one. 
All year round you can expect to see humpback, fin, blue, sei and minke whales
dolphins and porpoises migrate along the coast. In summer basking sharks, ocean sunfish and even turtles, drift by on the temperate gulf stream sea. 
Trips are available daily, weather dependent of course and can be booked directly. 
Telephone: 0879016534
Courtmacsherry estuary is designated as a special area of conservation (SAC) and is protected by the wildlife bill 1999. The estuary runs from Timoleague to Courtmacsherry. This is a superb location for bird watching in West Cork. 
The estuary begins in Timoleague Village, where the Argideen River flows into the estuary. Here you will see the spectacular ruins of a medieval abbey which is approximately 700 years old. 
Head along the estuary towards Courtmacsherry and as this is a tidal estuary, large expanses of sand and mud flats are revealed. This is a big attraction to hungry birds. In winter, you can expect to see a large number of waders, waterfowl and divers. Described by many as a bird watchers paradise.
The West Cork Secret
The West Cork Secret ( outdoor adventure center has something for everyone. They can accommodate Birthday parties, family days out, sports groups, work parties, hens and stags and team building days. 
Tucked away in a unique setting, the west cork secret is only a 15 minute drive from the hotel. 
It will provide you with the opportunity to experience a lot of outdoor challenges and most importantly to have great fun. If you are seeking fun adventure, then this is the place for you. 
Telephone: 087 8331206
Walking Trails
The Seven heads peninsula ( is a walk route which embraces a very interesting and varied territory with breathtaking and rugged scenery that takes you around the peninsula. Don't worry, there are several circular walks and return routes that one can choose from to suit the time and energy that you have available. Along the way you will come across some historical sites and a wide variety of flora and fauna which will of course vary with the time of year. The walkways will lead you through a variety of different types of territory and rocky coastlines, sandy beaches, picturesque villages, prolific birdlife with some rare birds to keep an eye out for, such as the choughs and the little egret. You will be sure to meet some friendly, chatty people along the way, and if you become unsure of the route, they will put you on the right track. The walking route are well marked and maps are available locally.



Co. Cork,
P72 XD95


+353 23 884 6198



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