Kilrush Ireland for Great Sea Fishing
The Charter Boats

The M.V. Deva The Deva charter boat, Kilbaha, West Clare, Ireland
 Enjoy a scenic day trip, dolphin watching or fishing trip on the angling boat The Deva.  The Deva a 38ft Aquastar boat is a licensed craft and can hold up to 12 Passengers. An additional craft can be acquired for groups larger than 12.

Fishing Trips depart from Kilbaha Pier at regular intervals to rich fishing grounds off Loophead Lighthouse. The boat is skippered by an experienced local fisherman with extensive knowledge of the area.

Fishing Rods and tackle can also be rented for your trip from the Skipper and first time fishing enthusiasts are always very welcome. The boat has been approved by the Dept. of Communications, Marine & Natural Resources and has also been approved by the National Parks & Wild Life Services.

Angling trips on The Deva can be arranged directly with the skipper or included in your stay at The Lighthouse Inn.Photograph of the Clare Dragoon off Loop Head - “the Leap of Cuchullin” - Diarmuid and Grainne's Rock

The Clare Dragoon
Carrigaholt Sea Angling Centre is based in the fishing village of Carrigaholt on the south side of the loop head peninsula, where the Shannon estuary meets the rich fishing grounds of Ireland's south west coast.

The Centre runs a 37 foot Lochin 366 called the Clare Dragoon and the boat is licensed to carry up to 12 persons up to 30 miles from the shore, is fully insured and is well equipped with safety gear.


The Lighthouse Inn, Kilbaha The Lighthouse Inn, Kilbaha
Situated in the West Clare fishing village of Kilbaha at the tip of the Loophead Peninsula overlooking the River Shannon. The Lighthouse Inn, a family run bed & breakfast with a fabulous seafood restaurant, is a haven for sea lovers and for those seeking a relaxing holiday in beautiful surroundings.

It's the ideal starting point for spectacular cliff walks which lead to Loophead Lighthouse from where some of the highest cliffs in Europe can be seen or to the geological formation of the Bridges of Ross located on the northside of the peninsula. Beside the Bridges of Ross are fishing grounds which are also a very popular tourist attraction.

At the Lighthouse Inn you are assured of a warm and friendly welcome from management and staff who pride themselves in ensuring your holiday will be a great experience. The Lighthouse Inn boasts an excellent fresh seafood restaurant with magnificient views of the River Shannon where you can enjoy lunch or evening meal in pleasant surroundings. Entertainment is provided mid-week & at weekends by Ceili and traditional groups for which West Clare is famous.

The Lighthouse Inn is adjacent to Kilbaha Pier from where angling trips depart daily. Angling can be arranged directly or included in your stay. 

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Glencarrig Guesthouse, CarrigaholtGlencarrig Guesthouse, Carrigaholt

Glencarrig Farmhouse bed and breakfast accommodation is positioned on the south side of the Loophead Peninsula near the fishing village of Carrigaholt. Glencarrig B&B overlooks the Shannon Estuary and is enveloped in the stunning and scenic countryside of County Clare. Glencarrig has wonderful views of the Atlantic Ocean and the outstanding, majestic Kerry Mountains.

Glencarrig Farmhouse is an ideal holiday location. Whilst you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of your location, with its abundance of outdoor activities, you have the added advantage of being in close proximity to Carrigaholt Village, with its selection of fresh seafood restaurants, warm friendly pubs and historical sites.

Your hosts Luke and Mary will be on hand to make sure your stay with them will be a comfortable and memorable one. They have great knowledge of the local area and will be happy to help plan you itinerary, if required.

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