Clayton Hotel Silver Springs has a range of activities to keep the kids entertained including a playground, family dining options and access to Source Leisure Centre.
The hotel’s city centre location allows easy access to a range of local family attractions to ensure you have a fantastic break in Cork.
Mini Meerkats Kids Club
The hotels Mini Meerkats Kids Club offer a wide range of fun and exciting activities to our younger guests.
Fota Wildlife Park
Fota Wildlife Park is where you can come face to face with free roaming animals and birds from all parts of the world. Newly opened this year is the Tropical House and Asian Sanctuary. For more information phone directly on +21 481 2768, click here.
Leahy’s Open Farm
Have a fun, exciting and adventurous family day out. Hold a snake, collect the eggs, ride the real JCB mini diggers, Quad and barrel train rides! It includes a maze, crazy golf, loads of animals, museums and coffee shops! For more information phone directly on +353 21 466 8461 or click here.
West Cork Model Railway Village
This picturesque model village is located in Clonakility in West Cork and is a fully scaled handmade model of the old railway that served west Cork. It’s a replica of the towns built in the 40’s in Ireland and the perfect place to take the kids. There is an indoor and outdoor playground to keep the kids occupied.
Rumley’s Open Farm
This working farm is just a short drive from Clayton Hotel Silver Springs but a world apart. Meet farm and more exotic animals who call the farm home. With indoor and outdoor play areas, zip wires, go karts, mini golf, soccer greens, balance bikes and more Rumley’s Open Farm promises a day of adventures.
This drive in, is a cinema your way. You’re watching it in your own car, listening to it on your own stereo, so you can talk, answer your mobile or enjoy complete silence! For more information click here
CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory
Blackrock Castle Observatory is a 16th century castle filled with interactive space science exhibits and Ireland’s only full time planetarium. Fun for kids, families and science enthusiasts! For more information, phone +353 21 435 7917.
Cork City Gaol
Cork’s most captivating experience, suitable for all ages. Life size wax figures, furnished cells and sound effects, experience 19th century life both inside & outside prison walls!
Lifetime Lab @ Old Cork Waterworks
Journey through Victorian architecture and explore the age of steam, investigate our interactive exhibits and transform into environmental detectives, unwind in our playground and gardens overlooking the River Lee. Lifetime Lab is suitable for all ages! To book call +353 21 494 1500.
Monkey Maze is Europe’s largest indoor activity centre and party venue for kids in Cork. Their giant 4 level adventure play maze complete with tunnels, slides, ball cannons and more will provide exciting and safe entertainment and exercise for children up to the age of 11 years. A soft play area for younger kids and toddlers caters for mini monkeys.
Cork Butter Museum
Once the largest butter market in the world, this museum tells the story of the Cork butter trade and the historic and modern dairy culture in Ireland though a series of exhibitions looking at folk culture, the traditional butter-making craft and the modern international success of the industry. For more information, call Cork Butter Museum on +353 21 430 0600.
Kartworld adventure centre has much more than karting and that means we’ve got paintball, laser tag, archery, laser clays and power turns all right here! And the hotel is just 20 mins from Cork City! Kartworld is located 1 mile from junction 17 (Watergrasshill) on the M8 (Cork – Dublin Rd).
Christmas: The Cork North Pole Experience
Bring the family to Cork and experience real values of a good ol’ fashioned Christmas at The Cork North Pole Outpost Experience at Cuskinny House. Meet the elves and catch the elf express, see what festive treats Mrs Claus is baking, meet Santa himself in his study. This Christmas experience is for all the family!