Many of Clare’s attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Bodyke, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The National Water Activities Centre and Beal Boru are two of the popular places to visit. If time permits, be sure to also visit Tobermurragh and the St. Flannan's Cathedral.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit some of the interesting museums including Craggaunowen in Quin and Quin Abbey in Bunratty.
Sports fans who are into rugby union will love the atmosphere at Thomond Park, Limerick, home of local legends the Munster Rugby and the popular Shannon RFC. Depending on the score, either celebrate or commiserate with local sports fanatics after the final whistle blows in a nearby pub.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags around Bodyke is a breeze. The East Clare Golf Village, the Lakeside Hotel & Leisure Centre, Ballina and the Carramore Lodge Bed & Breakfast, Ballina are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.