Join us at Fota Island Resort, for an unforgettable family escape. From wildlife encounters to historical explorations and thrilling adventures, Fota has something for every family member. Embark on an adventure with us as we explore the top family-friendly attractions, promising a day filled with laughter, discovery, and cherished moments.

Take a trip to Fota Wildlife Park 🦁🌳:

Fota Wildlife Park a haven for nature enthusiasts. Roam amidst free-roaming animals, from majestic lions to curious lemurs. The lush surroundings and interactive exhibits create an immersive experience, making it a perfect spot for both education and entertainment for the family. www.fotawildlife.ie



Spike Island 🚢⚓️:

Hop on a ferry to Spike Island, a historical treasure trove. Uncover centuries of fascinating stories, from its time as a fortress to a prison. Engaging guided tours and interactive displays make history come alive for visitors of all ages. The panoramic views from the island add an extra layer of charm to the experience.



Titanic Experience 🚢:

Dive into maritime history at the Titanic Experience in Cobh. Trace the footsteps of the Titanic’s last passengers, exploring the history of this iconic ship. Interactive exhibits and multimedia presentations provide an immersive insight into one of history’s most famous voyages.



Fota House & Gardens 🏰🌺:

Immerse yourself in the elegance of Fota House & Gardens. Wander through meticulously landscaped gardens and explore the rich history of this grand estate. Educational programs and family-friendly events are often hosted, adding an extra layer of enjoyment for visitors of all ages.



Leahy’s Open Farm 🚜🏞️:

For a hands-on farm experience, head to Leahy’s Open Farm. Feed adorable animals and engage in various farm activities. Perfect for younger children, this farm offers a delightful blend of education and entertainment, allowing the whole family to connect with the rural lifestyle.



Family Adventure Children's Activites

Find an Adventure at Fota Adventure 🎉:

Perfectly situated on the banks of the island within the natural environment of Fota Island Resort. Fota Adventure is exactly what you’re looking for when it comes to a day of excitement. With a wide range of outdoor activities available, your adventure awaits.


Unforgettable Memories

Fota Island Resort is the perfect location for your family’s break. Enjoy a selection of accommodation from spacious family rooms within the hotel or embrace your home away from home with a self-catering lodge located within the stunning grounds.

Treat your senses to a luxurious retreat and immerse yourself in the true beauty of Your Private Island. At Fota Island Resort it’s all about choice. Whether you are considering a fine dining option in Fota Restaurant or a more casual dining experience in the Amber Lounge or The Clubhouse, Fota Island Resort can cater for your every need. Experience the magnificent Fota Island Resort Championship golf courses. Play through the gorgeous woodlands and vistas across three traditional yet challenging courses or sharpen your game with some practice at our Golf Academy.

Plan Your Family Break:

To book your family summer escape, contact our reservations team who will be happy to assist you in planning your stay: