A day at the Lake Kilrea

A very special way to spend time with friends and family

The Lake Kilrea is the perfect place for you and your family to visit, whether you want to splash around on the largest waterpark in Ireland, relax with a coffee and watch the world go by, or take in some land or paddle activities, the Lake Kilrea is your destination. 

There is so much to see and do, so take your time. Why not start with the waterpark in the morning and then have a bite of lunch on-site? In the afternoon, why not try our climbing wall or 120m zip line, or simply enjoy our beautiful lake surroundings and have a walk?  

At The Lake, we offer fun experiences for the whole family in a clean, safe environment. Pay us a visit and have a day you’ll all remember. 


Perfect for everyone aged 6 and upwards

Find us easily in the heart of Northern Ireland

  • 30 mins from Portrush
  • Less than an hour from Belfast & Derry/Londonderry
  • 1 Hour from Omagh and under 2 hours from Enniskillen

Just spent two separate days at The Lake Kilrea and words cannot describe our experience. FIRST CLASS from entry to exit.
Pete - Coleraine

Planning your day

The Lake is situated in the heart of Northern Ireland in Kilrea. Just 30 minutes from Portrush and less than an hour from Derry/Londonderry and Belfast. Treat yourselves to a great day out at the Lake.

  • Toilets

  • Hot food and drinks vans

  • First aid station

  • Changing facilities

  • Rental lockers for smaller items

Shop on site
  • Refreshments

  • Sunscreen

  • Aqua socks

  • Towels & flipflops


The lake Kilrea boasts free, ample parking, including parking for disabled access.

Picnic Tables

We have a large selection of picnic tables situated around the Lake Kilrea so you can enjoy refreshments whilst taking in the sites.

Not sure what to expect?

Take a closer look at the Lake Kilrea

More than just a waterpark

If waterparks aren’t your thing, or if you’re just not ready to go home yet, why not check out our other activities that you can do at the Lake?


Choose from highropes, our climbing wall & an over the Lake zip line


Stand up Paddleboarding, Big SUP, Canoeing, Pedalos, Kayaking & open water swimming

Ready to visit the Lake?