Local Activities

Whether you’re eight or eighty. Whether you’re with friends & family or work associates. Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline rush or simply a relaxing stroll through the woodlands. Springfort Hall Hotel Cork and the surrounding area offers guests an incredible variety of activities in Mallow so you can have the time of your life! Our staff are available 24/7 if you have any queries about things to do in Cork during your stay. All you need to do is ask.

Ballyhass Lakes – Fishing

Doneraile Park – beautiful walks

Cork Race Course – go to the races

Annesgrove Gardens – Casltetownroche, Co Cork

Ballyhoura Cycling and Walking Trials, Ballyhoura

The Donkey Sanctury, Liscarroll, Co Cork

Grenagh Petting Farm-Grenagh, Co Cork

Blarney Castle-Blarney, Co Cork

Blarney Woolen Mills-Blarney, Co Cork

Gate Cinema – Mallow, Co Cork

Mallow Swimming Pool – Mallow, Co Cork

Golf

Springfort Hall Hotel Mallow is an ideal base for Golf Breaks Cork, with a great selection of golf courses to choose from all within a short distance of our hotel.

Mallow Driving Range

Only two minutes drive from the hotel!

50 Grass Tees/12 Indoor Driving Bays, Chipping Greens/Putting Greens/Sand Bunkers

Professional Tuition/Swing Analysis- for further information and bookings contact our reception team.

 

Mallow Golf Club

Approx 10 minutes drive from Springfort Hall Hotel Cork. A true championship 18 hole course, Mallow is a tree-lined parkland course with excellent views of both the Blackwater Valley and the distant Galtee Mountains. The course, with its advantageous positioning of bunkers and plantations, creates a testing course with a variety of golf shots, an enjoyable experience for all.

Charleville Golf Club

Approx 20 minutes drive from Springfort Hall Hotel Cork. The attractive parkland course on its present site since 1941 has now extended to a pleasant 27 hole heavily wooded course, well known for its lush fairways and beautiful greens.

Fermoy Golf Club

Approx 35 minutes from Springfort Hall Hotel Cork. Established in 1981 this wooded course represents a challenging test for both the expert and the novice golfer. The newly refurbished clubhouse and restaurant overlook the rolling course and countryside. Corrin Hill is a focal point for the area with its commanding Stone Cross summit. Handicap Cert not required. Overseas membership available.

Doneraile Golf Club

Five minutes from Springfort Hall Hotel Cork.Located on the Northern side of the village this delightful nine hole parkland course welcomes golfers of all standards to partake of its unique challenges. With its centuries old trees, famed for never releasing once they claim the ball, the ‘swanny’ and the graveyard renowned for their magnetism, and the finishing straight of the postage stamp eight and the long dog leg ninth, Doneraile awaits your visit. No pre-booking required. Ladies competition every Wednesday. Green fees generally available Monday-Friday at €20. Please phone 022 24137.

 

Family

Springfort Hall Hotel is a great base for a Family Activity Break in Cork, with so many things to do and see nearby to ensure a great getaway. Such as The Farm at Grenagh which is nothing like you have experienced before! It is a vibrant place to learn about the history and heritage of Irish Farming and encourages interaction with everyone who comes thought the gate.

Or there is Ballyhoura Heritage where you can discover past cultures with every step you take. Learn how prehistoric man farmed the shores of Lough Gur or how the walled town of Kilmallock was fortified. Or Ballyhoura offers a variety of outdoor activities from walking or biking in the woodlands and mountains. There is also fishing, paragliding, kayaking, orienteering and horse riding to enjoy.

Fishing

For the avid angler, a notable benefit of Springfort Hall Hotel is its proximity to Ballyhass Lakes in Cecilstown, Mallow, Co. Cork. Ballyhass Lakes is a superb location in the heart of Munster for first class outdoor activities. The 36 acre site has two spring water lakes with 14 acres of crystal clear waters to a depth of 30ft.

The range of activities at Ballyhass lakes continues to be expanded. It is established for 10 years and is now one of Ireland leading Trout fisheries. It continues to be a favourite with many international anglers and is open all year.

SPECIAL OFFER

2 B&B + 1 Dinner only + 1 Day Angling

Cost = €170.00 pps

Contact us now to make your booking!

reservations@springfort-hall.com

Salmon Fishing on the Blackwater

Trout Fishing at Ballyhass Lakes

Hire Charges

Fly or spinning rod, reel and line

Cost per session = €10

Boat Hire up to 3 anglers

Cost = €20

Ghillie and/or fly fishing lessons

Cost per session = price on request

Other Activities

Whether you’re eight or eighty. Whether you’re with friends & family or work associates. Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline rush or simply a relaxing stroll through the woodlands. Springfort Hall Hotel Cork and the surrounding area offers guests an incredible variety of activities in Mallow so you can have the time of your life! Our staff are available 24/7 if you have any queries about things to do in Cork during your stay. All you need to do is ask.

Blarney Wollen Mills – Blarney, Co Cork

Blarney Castle – Blarney Stone, Co Cork

Midleton Whiskey Distillery – Midleton, Co Cork

Cobh Heritage Centre – Cobh, Co Cork