Ballyhass Lakes

Owner telephone
+353(0)22 27773

www.ballyhasslakes.ie



  • 3 Bedroom home has 1 Dbl, 1 Twin & 1 Single
  • 4 Bedroom home has 1 dbl, 2 Twin & 1 Single
  • Electricity is not included. (Charged per units used, readings taken start and end of rental period.
  • Prices include all bed linen. (not towels – Towels and robes can be at €10 per person)
  • Limited number of cots and highchairs available at no extra cost.
  • Fishing not included – Special Discounts offered.
  • Special rates available for Kayaking, Archery etc, see  activity center for more details.
  • Special rates for Wakeboarding when booked with accommodation.

Ballyhass Lakes is ideal for:

Anglers - Trout fishing on 2 lakes on site, tackle shop and rod rental
Adventure activities - On site for 8 year old to adult. kayaking, Raft building, High ropes, Abseiling, Archery Zip lines and more
Wakeboarding - Irelands only 2 line cable - full tuition and gear rental, open every day suitable for teenagers to Adult
Groups - 11 houses to rent, 5 acre playing pitch for use by residents and visitors
Camping, Scouting and Camper vans - all facilities available on site.
Summer Camps - daily and weekly Summer camps for 8 to 14 year olds - July and some in Augus




This is an ideal location for anglers to come on holiday, as Ballyhass boasts all-year-round angling, or indeed for quiet family holidays. The surrounding area of North Cork offers easy access to angling (both lake & river), horse riding, heritage trail walks, hunting & shooting and golf. The main tourist attractions of Cork & Kerry are all within driving distance too.

Experience optional extras that make a stay at Ballyhass Lakes unique:

•    A hamper of local produce on arrival

•    A guided nature walk – we have abundant nature on our own 40 acres.

•     Take a fly casting lesson

•    Take part in special activities session •    Take a mountain walk on Mount Hillary – trailhead only 20 minutes away

•    Use our  acre sports field – five a side for anyone?

•    Reduced entry prices to the corporate boxes at Cork Race Course Mallow ( 10 mins away )

Take a Wakeboarding introductory session at a special rate for residents


Ballyhass Lakes is a 36-acre site, which has two spring water lakes with 14 acres of crystal clear waters to a depth of 30ft. There are natural limestone rock faces perfect for rock climbing and abseiing. There are landscaped open spaces for team challenges, archery, ropes courses and a whole range of team building activities. It is located in Mallow, County Cork.

Ballyhass Lakes is established for 12 years and is now one of Ireland's leading trout fisheries. It continues to be a favouurite with many international anglers and is open all year.  There are 11 four-star holiday homes on the site.

The activity centre provides a range of activities tailored to suit the needs of any group. Instructors are fully qualified, and operate a ratio to participants in accordance with industry standards. Groups can be a collection of friends, a work social group, a sports club, a school group or transition year programme.

Ballyhass Lakes have also developed a five-acre sports field to provide team-building modules, especially geared for sporting adult and underage squads. Each module is designed to reflect the age, ability and development stage of each squad. The field session will combine with activities such as kayaking, high ropes, low ropes, archery, rock climbing and aero ball to holistically develop the squad as a whole as well as achieving a high level of team bonding.

Directions from Mallow, Co Cork

  • Take the N72 (Killarney direction) for 5km (3 miles)

  • Turn right at the sign for Longueville House and Ballyclough

  • The village of Cecilstown is 7 km (4.3 miles) from this turning

  • Go through the village and the fishery is 1km (0.6 miles) on the left hand side.