What's To Do While Here In Kinsale
Golf In Kinsale
Kinsale is blessed with three fabulous golf venues within six miles of the Blindgate House Kinsale. The Blindgate House is a perfect venue for your golfing trip because we simply love the game. Once your finished on the course, come back to the Blindgate House and relax!
On Water Activities
Kinsale is a top class centre for sailing and water sports activity. The coast south west of Kinsale provides some of the best cruising grounds in Europe. Kinsale Yacht Club has been well established as a significant sailing centre for nearly twenty years. The Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre provides sail training from beginners to instructor level, catering for all age-groups. The Oysterhaven Center, located just outside Kinsale also caterers for all skill levels for those looking for some fun on the water.
History & Guided Tours
Kinsale is steeped in history, dating back to the Battle of Kinsale in 1601 and beyond. There are many remnants of medieval settlements in Kinsale and pre and post 1601remains are dotted all over the town. Join in with one of the many `Walking Tours` or the more entertaining but equally factual Ghost Tour. Take Kinsale newest attraction `The Kinsale Road Train` and get a history of Kinsale by train or jump on the `Sprit of Kinsale`, with skipper Jerome, and get a tour of Kinsale by water on the `Kinsale Harbour Cruise`.
Horse Riding In Kinsale
Kinsale Equestrian Centre consists of a riding school and livery yard. The riding school caters for all levels from beginner – novice – intermediate through to advanced level and for both children and adults. Private and group lessons are offered. Located only 5 minutes from Blindgate House.
Paintballing in Kinsale
Irelands No 1 Paintball Experience. Located 3 miles from Blindgate House, Action Pak Paint ball is set on a 20 acre site packed with Ding Trenches, Woodlands, Swam and Villages - perfect for groups looking for some excitement on an afternoon while in Kinsale.