Wildlife and scenic Cruise offering frequency, reliability and the best value in Kenmare Bay.

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Stay in Kenmare town centre, we have a range of self catering apartments, suites and houses to choose from.

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Fun, adventure and variety is guaranteed from our wide range of land and water activities.

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Enjoy delicious food with stunning views overlooking Kenmare Bay in Con's Marina Bar & Restaurant.

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Welcome to Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, Kenmare


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Star of Kenmare Sailings weekend of Saturday April 12th.

Saturday  @ 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm.

Sunday @ 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm.

 Visit Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, Kenmare for the widest range of things to do in Kenmare, Co. Kerry

We offer a selection of water and land based activities.
Water Based Activities include;

  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Pedal Boats
  • Water Trampoline & Slide
  • Banana Boat
  • Waterskiing & Wakeboarding
  • Wildlife Cruise Trips aboard “Star of Kenmare”

Land Based Activities include;

  • Archery
  • Orienteering
  • Team Challenges
  • Hill Walking
  • Paintballing
  • Obstacle Course
  • Crazy Golf
  • Mountain Biking

Star Outdoors Kenmare can be done on demand such as kayak hire which we do by the hour subject to availability of equipment at any one time. Supervised activities like archery we recommend booking in advance to ensure availability and suitable time.

Star Outdoors, Kenmare aims to provide a wide range of activities to individuals, families, corporate groups, hens & stags and more. We make sure they make the most of their time in Kenmare while having fun and adventure in the great outdoors.

Facilities include full changing and showering facilities. Wetsuit hire available. We also provide buoyancy aids which are compulsory, booties and helmets.

“Star of Kenmare” Cruise

We provide hourly guided Wildlife Cruises aboard “The Star of Kenmare” which depart several times throughout the day from the Star Marina pier on the R571 only minutes from Kenmare town centre to explore the Kenmare Bay, castles, manors and its wildlife including the Kenmare Bay’s very own seal colony. Perfect Tour if you are driving on the Ring of Kerry or the Ring of Beara.

Sailing Times daily 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm subject to availability and suitable tides.

‘Star of Kenmare’ Wildlife cruises are now sailing each weekend on Saturday & Sundays. Check out our timetable page for updates.  Don’t forget – you can still book your private cruise with us for 2014. Perfect for Hen Parties and group visits.

“Con’s” Restaurant

Also on-site is Con’s Marina Bar & Seafood Restaurant – serving fresh seafood sourced from Castletownbere supplied by Star Seafoods, Kenmare. Our balcony provides stunning views over the Kenmare Bay and the McGillicuddy Reeks in the background.

Con’s is now open on Saturdays & Sundays from 12.30pm to 6pm. From Tuesday March 8th Con’s will be open throughout the week also.

For bookings please contact the office at 064 66 41222 or email us at info@staroutdoors.ie

Located on the R571 Ring of Beara road 6 km from Kenmare Town towards Castletownbere.

Home of the Kenmare Sailing Club.

Driving distances to Star Outdoors, Kenmare;

  • 40 minutes from Killarney
  • 25 minutes from Glengarriff
  • 1 hour from Bantry
  • 40 minutes from Castletownbere
  • 35 minutes from Sneem




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