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Amazing swimming experience!

We went to the pollack holes and had a lovely swim in all three holes! The water was cold but very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David B
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Dublin, Ireland
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Stunning swimming experience

THE Pollock Holes are as good as promised. Great place for families to gather when the tide is out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mocronin
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Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the pollack holes and had a lovely swim in all three holes! The water was cold but very refreshing on a really hot day! It is an must for anyone holidaying in Kilkee!

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

THE Pollock Holes are as good as promised. Great place for families to gather when the tide is out. Suitable for toddlers and young children with adult supervision. Great for adults for paddling. Highly recommend.

Thank mocronin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Pollock Holes have clean clear blue water which would make it a pleasure to swim in them. Situated just outside the town of Kilkee at the commencement of the Kilkee Cliff Walk the Pillock Holes are easy to teach by foot or by car....More

Thank porterIreland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived, we were able to walk way out along the rocky shore, past the Pollock holes, out to watch the waves crashing against the rocky coast. It was great fun. Still can't believe people were swimming in the holes - cold!!! After that,...More

Thank kaudrey
Reviewed 21 November 2017

On the cliff walk in Kilkee, you will encounter the Pollock Holes. Mesmerizing. Be careful. Don't fall in!

2  Thank panama2000
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Found out about the Pollock Holes when doing some research of the area for our trip. I have to say they are amazing. Great for all the family. I'd recommend getting a snorkel and really having a look at the world below. Plenty of different...More

2  Thank Ponner
Reviewed 2 August 2017

These three Pollock holes are located at the West-end of Kilkee, just before you take your cliff walk! They are one of Nature's gifts!.. The first Pollock hole is the most shallow, therefore suitable for Children (who can swim!). The two Pollock holes further out...More

3  Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

It is the best swim in the world whether you try the 1st 2nd or 3rd pollock hole clear cool water that is changed with every tide

Thank sewinggals
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I had heard of the pollocks while researching the area and explored while waiting for others to eat at Diamond. Families come here to swim and explore when the tide is low. Every age is in the cold water (with or without wetsuits) and all...More

1  Thank Charla L
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Great for paddling in all of the pollock holes. Much warmer and safer than the open sea itself...will do it again tomorrow.

Thank Kilkennyhurler
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