Summer in Cork City is a vibrant and exciting time, filled with numerous activities that promise adventure, fun, and memorable experiences. Whether you’re a local or a tourist staying with us at The Kingsley, we’ve rounded up some of the best activities to enjoy this season. From thrilling outdoor escapades to unique indoor entertainment, Cork City has something for everyone!

The Mardyke Entertainment Complex
Kick off your adventure at The Mardyke Entertainment Complex, a one-stop destination for fun and entertainment. Located just a short distance from The Kingsley, the complex offers a wide range of activities, including bowling, pool, karaoke and arcade games. Perfect for families, groups of friends, or even a fun date night, The Mardyke Entertainment Complex ensures hours of entertainment.

American Axe Throwing
For something a bit different, head over to American Axe Throwing. This exhilarating activity allows you to channel your inner lumberjack and test your precision skills. Located in the heart of Cork City, American Axe Throwing provides a unique and exciting way to spend an afternoon or evening. Whether you’re competing with friends or just trying it out for the first time, this activity guarantees an adrenaline rush and a lot of fun. For those looking to release some stress, the center also has a unique and exciting rage room! This promises an exciting and memorable experience to all who visit!

Zipit in Farran Woods
If you’re a fan of outdoor adventures, Zipit in Farran Woods is a must-visit. Just a short drive from Cork City, this treetop adventure park offers an array of high ropes courses and zip lines set in the stunning Farran Woods. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels, Zipit allows you to explore the forest canopy while challenging yourself with various obstacles. It’s an ideal way to enjoy the beauty of nature while indulging in some heart-pumping fun.

Awesome Walls Cork
For those who prefer indoor activities with a touch of adventure, Awesome Walls Cork is the place to be. This state-of-the-art climbing facility is one of the largest in Ireland and offers a variety of climbing walls for all skill levels. Whether you’re a seasoned climber or a complete beginner, Awesome Walls provides a safe and supportive environment to learn and practice climbing. It’s a fantastic way to stay active and have fun, especially on a rainy day.

Cork City is bursting with exciting activities this summer, and we at The Kingsley are thrilled to help you make the most of your stay. After a day of adventure, return to the comfort and luxury of our hotel, where you can relax and recharge. Whether you’re exploring the treetops at Zipit, throwing axes, or climbing at Awesome Walls, there’s no shortage of fun to be had.


The Kingsley is the perfect location to explore the abundance of activities Cork has to offer. Make the most of your time in the city with our Extend and Explore packages.