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Welcome to Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, Kenmare


Star Outdoors is now open daily for activities,  Boat Trips and food from 10am.

There is a lot going on at Star Outdoors this summer; boat trips along the Kenmare Bay, children’s summer camps, family and couples packages plus all the usual activities such as kayak hire, the water trampoline and slide, pedal boats, banana boat rides, water skiing and wake boarding plus on land there is mini golf, children’s playground, archery and paintball sessions running after the summer camps. There is truly no excuse to spend a lazy summer day – not when there’s so much to do at Star Outdoors.

For those who haven’t been before, you may have some questions so call the office on 064 664122 or drop us an email at and our experienced staff will be on hand to help.

Children’s Summer Camps

Children’s summer activity camps are beginning on Monday 29th June and running Monday to Friday until Friday 28th August. Daily from 10am to 1.00pm and from 1.30 to 4pm. All gear and supervision provided, just bring a swimsuit, towel, old runners and a sense of adventure. Don’t worry if your time is limited we offer half day sessions also. Click here for itinerary and further information.

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Star of Kenmare 

is sailing daily so don’t miss out on the chance to see the seals, castles, uninhabited islands and the array of wildlife that has made the Kenmare Bay it’s home.  For daily sailing times please see the cruise page by clicking here.

Family & Couples Packages

We’ve combined three different activities, bundled them together and discounted the rate so you don’t have to choose to do one thing instead of another. Who said you can’t have your cake and eat it? Check out the Packages page for information and then pick up the phone and book your slots*.

* Booking required to so that we can fit the activities in around the cruise times plus the packages are very popular so call to avoid disappointment.

Paintball Activities

Paintball is HUGE amounts of fun so once again we’re running paintball sessions on weekday evenings so everyone can take part. There’s paintball target for families with young children and for families with children over 15 years, we’re running the paintball combat. The sessions will start after the camps have finished and we’ll publish an itinerary on Monday 29th. Again booking ahead is always a good idea but if it’s a last minute decision, don’t worry, we’ll do what we can to accommodate you.


Paintball options at Star Outdoors Kenmare

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Looking for adventure on the Wild Atlantic Way or in Kenmare?

Then savour a cruise, kayaking, sailing, hillwalking or extreme sports at the thrilling Star Outdoors Adventure Centre.
Join us for a blissful excursion on Kenmare Bay. We welcome everyone on board our one-hour multi-lingual sailings.
You will be transported to a bygone era, imagining forgotten times.

Wildlife Watching

Along the way marvel at the local sights, magnificent landscapes, splendid castles, multi-coloured flora & fauna, and visit the enchanting, mischievous seals. Hear the high-pitched scream of seabirds against the deafening silence of the sea, then later be transported into rare tranquility, with the gentle caress of the breeze on your face. Enjoy the magic that is Kenmare Bay where Cork meets Kerry.

Take advantage of our special offer packages for families and couples. After your sailing, take an invigorating paddle on Kenmare Bay’s clear water and try your hand at either crazy golf or archery.

To refresh and renew your energy levels either during or after your activities drop into Con’s Marina Bar & Seafood Restaurant on the first floor of our centre. Whether its an ice cold beer or our famous fish & chips you choose, our dedicated chefs will excite your taste buds with a selection of dishes prepared with the best of locally sourced ingredients. Enjoy the fabulous views from our balcony, Dinish Island and the Kenmare Bay framed by the majestic MacGillicuddy Reeks Mountains with Carrauntohill as a centrepiece.



The Team had a ball! As did all our families. Star Outdoors had something for all ages.
Gary Kirby, Limerick tail

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Star Announcement Star of Kenmare cruises are running at the following times: Friday 31st July @ 11.30am, 1pm,  2:30pm & 4pm. Saturday 1st August @ 10.15am, 12.30pm & 2pm. Sunday 2nd August  @ 2.30pm & 4pm. Weather forecast for Sunday not looking very nice. We will keep you updated. Book Tickets Now