Wednesday, 16, May 2018

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The River Lee

Fun with the family at The River Lee

Enjoy a day at a working farm

Family packages for mid term and summer holidays at The Croke Park hotel in Cork city


Whenever you’re stuck for something to do with the kids, the option of seeing baby animals is always sure to appeal. And at Rumley’s Open Farm, you’ll find plenty of adorable animals while getting a fascinating insight into the working of a farm. 

Just a 20 minute drive from The River Lee hotel, Rumley’s is a working farm with plenty of animals to see, from pigs and cows to far more exotic creatures. You’ll even see water buffalo, alpacas and nubian goats, as well as plenty of exotic birds in the aviary.  

packages for family holidays at The River Lee hotel in Cork city

It’s not just animals, either. There are plenty of activities no matter what the weather. If it’s dry, then kids can run out their energy on the zip wires, play a round of mini golf, go on one of two go kart tracks, play badminton or run around the playground. And if the weather isn’t playing ball, they can go in the playzone, with slides and a ball pool, have a go in the sandpit or play Giant Jenga and Connect 4. 

There are plenty of walks you can do, and a picnic area alongisde the main Farm Café. You can even pick up some locally grown goodies at the market shop.  

You can enjoy a visit to Rumley’s Open Farm as part of the Family Fun at The River Lee special offer. With rates from €239 per night, this family package includes…

  • Overnight accommodation in a superior family room (2 adults & 2 children)
  • Turndown of milk and cookies
  • Children's activity pack
  • Breakfast the following morning
  • Family ticket to Rumleys Open Farm or Fota Wildlife Park, including children's picnic
  • Complimentary on-site car parking
  • Complimentary access to on-site NRG fitness centre including swimming pool

For more information on this package, including booking information, visit the website here