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While visiting the Heritage Town of Lismore and staying at the Lismore House Hotel you can plan a number of fun activities that you will enjoy during your stay. All of the following are right on your doorstep and waiting for you to participate.

Beauty and Hair

Beauty and Hair Salon is now open adjacent to the hotel, where with the minimum of fuss you can make reservations for a wide range of fabulous treatments or book one of our special Spa Breaks. Enjoy being pampered during your stay. Reservations can be made through the hotel or directly with the Salon. Click here for a complete list of treatments available.

Golf In West Waterford

One of the most popular past time sports is Golf and Ireland has such a superb selection of challenging and not so challenging courses nationwide. In Lismore there is a 9 hole golf course while nearby Dungarvan, has three 18 hole golf courses all of which are set against the backdrop of the stunning Comeragh Mountains.

Lismore Golf Club

A 9 hole golf course set in most picturesque countryside only a five minute drive from Lismore. We are delighted to offer special green fees at Lismore Golf Club and are very happy to arrange tee times for you. Tuition can also be arranged and clubs and pull carts are available for hire.
Telephone: 00 353 (0)58 54026. E-mail

Tuition at Lismore Golf Club
TW Murphy Golf Professional
For all golf tuition (Group and Individual)
Tel 086 3521070. E-mail:

Dungarvan Golf Club

17 km from Dungarvan town, this 18 hole Championship Parkland course is set against the background of the Comeragh Mountains and runs adjacent to Dungarvan Bay.
Telephone: 00 353 (O)58 43310

West Waterford Golf Course

14 km from Dungarvan town, this 18 hole superb Championship golf course is set in a tranquil location. 20 minutes drive from the Lismore House Hotel
Telephone: 00 353 (0)58 43216. E-mail:

The Gold Coast

18 km from Dungarvan town, this 18 hole Championship length course boasts it is bordered for 1.5 miles by the Atlantic Ocean and boasts unrivalled views of Helvick Head.
Telephone: 00 353 (058) 44055


The Ballyrafter Centre - Open all year round. It has many Show Jumping Shows and training courses with a qualified resident trainer. Pony Sales are held in November.

Finisk Valley Riding Centre - Open all year round and offers a large outdoor floodlit all weather arena. Its trekking brings you through some of the most breathtaking West Waterford scenery.

Colligan Equestrian Centre - Open Tuesday to Saturday all day. Its activities include dressage, hacking, individual lessons, trail riding and a large outdoor arena for hire.


A series of circular cycling routes are currently being devised and will be posted as soon as information is to hand.

Game Angling and Sea Fishing

As the river Blackwater flows through much of West Waterford we are very fortunate to have it, as it is abundant in Salmon especially in spring, summer and autumn. Also the river is noted for its Brown trout. We are delighted to invite you to stay and fish on the famous Blackwater.

Horse Racing

In the heart of Clonmel you can enjoy a bet on the horses, a great day or evening out. Alternatively, enjoy a beautiful coastal drive to the seaside town of Tramore to enjoy the various racing events they host throughout the year.

Pitch and Putt

Fancy a game of Pitch and Putt, head to Tramore for a morning or afternoon of fun.

Water Sports

Located so close to the coastline one can enjoy sailing, windsurfing, diving and water-skiing at Dungarvan and Ardmore.

Information supplied with sincere thanks to the Lismore Tourist Office. For more information, please contact the office at (058) 54975 or visit their web site on

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