Boat Trips & Cruises

Set sail and experience the wonderful Aran Islands, the Burren & the stunning Cliffs of Moher and Scattery Island during your stay with us here in Lahinch. There is so much choice and a jam packed itinerary awaits. Guests of Lahinch Coast Hotel can avail of exclusive discounts for the ferry providers and tour operators below.

Doolin Ferry

Sailings to the Aran Islands and the Cliffs of Moher depart from Doolin, a charming seaside village located on the edge of the Burren and just a short 20-minute drive from Lahinch.

Visit the Aran Islands: A world apart, there is so much to see and do! With daily departures from May to October, Doolin Ferry offer the fastest ferry crossing on the West Coast to the Aran Islands – just 15 minutes to the nearest island of Inis Oírr and 35 minutes to Inis Mór so you can easily plan a day-trip if not an overnight stay.

Cliffs of Moher Cruise – Cruise beneath the soaring heights of the Cliffs of Moher for a memorable holiday experience. Rising from the sea to over 200 metres and stretching along the coastline for almost fourteen kilometres, the iconic cliffs were named Ireland's Best Visitor Attraction. Daily Cruise with a live on-board commentary to inform and entertain you on your coastal adventure.

All of our guests receive 10% off bookings, enquire at reception for more details.

Season:  March to October.


Scattery Island Tours

Framed within the calm waters of the Shannon Estuary, Scattery Island is truly a unique visitor experience on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Ranked on Trip Advisor as one of the Top Things to Do in Co. Clare, Scattery Island is a safe and fun outdoor experience and perfect for all ages to explore. Pack a picnic and the swimsuits and enjoy a great family day out on Scattery Island during your stay with us in County Clare

Sailings depart from Kilrush Marina to Scattery Island daily from May until September and take approx 30 minutes.

All of our guests receive 10% Off bookings, enquire at reception for more details.


West Coast RIB Adventures

Pack your sense of adventure and get ready to explore the stunning coastal scenery of the majestic Shannon Estuary onboard our 'Shannon River Adventure'.  Tours include a 2 hours 'Cliff & Coast Safari Adventure', or an evening 'Sunset Safari'.

The Shannon Estuary is an area of outstanding natural beauty, with its islands and cliff coasts, wildlife, and dolphins. Feel the fresh air on your face and the freedom of the great outdoors, explore hidden coves and sea stacks on the eco sea safaris, and soak up the sights as we get up close and personal with this beautiful stretch of the Shannon River.

All of our guests receive 10% Off bookings, enquire at reception for more details.

Discover Dolphin Tours

The West Clare Peninsula is an area of unspoiled natural beauty. At its most westerly point Loop Head, the River Shannon enters the Atlantic Ocean and this area is home to one of Ireland’s largest group Bottlenose Dolphins.

The Discover Dolphins Tour is a 2 hour Dolphin watching trip within this Special Area of Conservation which is both a feeding and breeding ground for the Dolphins with calves (baby dolphins) born each year and during your trip you may be lucky enough to encounter some of the new born calves which are a delight to observe.

All of our guests receive 10% Off bookings, enquire at reception for more details.