Home | Stag Do | Blog | Ideas | Best Stag Do Locations in Ireland



Best Stag Do Locations in Ireland


Ireland is a very popular stag do location for a number of reasons such as the fantastic nightlife and bar scene, great activities throughout the country and the laid back and fun atmosphere. When people ask what are the best stag do locations in Ireland it is very hard to know as there are so many towns and cities throughout the country that are hugely popular. Here we reveal the best stag do locations in Ireland and some of the activities, accommodation and nightlife that they have to offer.



One of the best Ireland stag do locations is the town of Carrick-on-Shannon in County Leitrim. The town is a beautiful place and with it boasting many lakes throughout, you can be assured that there is many watersports that you can take part in such as kayaking and fishing to name but a few. Outdoors and Dirty is the ideal venue when searching for Carrick-on-Shannon stag do activities as it offers a range of fun activities such as paintball, hovercraft and rage buggies! After the days activities you will be in the mood to get the stag night celebrations underway and in Carrick-on-Shannon you will have a great choice of bars to choose from such as Murtagh’s Bar and Dunnes Bar were you will find great drinks, food and friendly service! When the party is over you can rest your head in a range of hotels or self catering suites like Carrick Plaza Suites!



The capital city of of the Emerald Isle is obviously one of the best stag do locations in Ireland. You will surely find a Dublin stag do activity that suits all tastes in the lively city with it offering activities such as paintball as well as unique stag do ideas like a rockstar experience at Irish Rock ’n’ Roll Museum or whiskey tasting at Irish Whiskey Museum. You can then refuel yourselves at a range of eateries such as The Mercantile or Brasserie 7 before dancing the Dublin stag night away at electric nightclubs such as The Wright Venue or Copper Face Jacks! Stag do accommodation is widely available throughout Dublin and top class hotels like The Morgan offer a luxurious and relaxing nights stay.

For further inspiration, check out Dublin Stag Party Activity!



Although Carlingford is not the biggest of towns in the country, it is still one of the best stag do locations in Ireland as it offers such fantastic nightlife for group of lads! Based in the smallest county in Ireland, Co. Louth, Carlingford is actually a peninsula so there is a range of water activities on offer for your group. Nearby you will also find thrilling motor activities like off road 4x4 driving at North East Adventures. Taaffes Castle is one of the most popular venues in the town for stags and there you can enjoy a bbq, late night music, a fantastic drinks menu and after all the stag night celebrations you can lay down in one of their self catering houses. There are many other dining, nightlife and accommodation options available so you can bet that you will have a great time on your Carlingford stag do.



County Donegal is the most northern county in Ireland and boasts many towns that are very popular for stags and Letterkenny tops the bunch! During the day of your stag do you will be spoilt for choice of stag do activity to take part in such as zip wire, airsoft and archery at Letterkenny Activity Centre. Before you hit the tiles on your Letterkenny stag night you can drop your bags off at a number of comfortable hotels such as The Abbey Hotel or McGettigan’s. Letterkenny nightlife is famous and that is the main reason why it is one of the best stag do locations in Ireland. So when it is time to visit the clubs and bars make sure to get to Voodoo Venue where they have a stylish nightclub, 2 separate bars and a live music venue! Letterkenny really does have everything you could ask for on a stag weekend! What are you waiting for? Get booking a Letterkenny stag do!



Based down the majestic west coast of Ireland, Galway is the 2nd largest county in Ireland and a top class stag do destination! Everyone will enjoy the hustle and bustle of Galway city and the talented buskers playing music throughout. The reason Galway is one of the best stag do locations in Ireland is because of the huge amount of activities, nightlife and accommodation options that it has to offer. Delphi Resort in Connemara offers luxurious stag do accommodation as well as fine dining and action packed activities like tree top adventures and a bog obstacle course! Slieve Aughty Centre offer alternative stag do ideas such as horse riding that is perfect for those groups looking do something a little different. With Galway being a popular city for students, you can imagine that the nightclubs are top quality so you will have a fine choice of venues to visit on the stag night such as Carbon Nightclub. Other hotels such as the Shearwater Hotel can accommodate groups so you will also be spoilt for choice for accommodation when on a Galway stag do!



The medieval city of Kilkenny if rich in history and landmarks that will amaze your stag group. Not only is it full of history but it boasts a bar scene to rival any other town or city in the country and that is why it is one of the best stag do locations in Ireland! Kilkenny also offers exhilarating stag do activities such as paintball, bubble soccer and go karting. Should you want to try an unique activity then get to Kilkenny Activity Centre where your lads can try Foot Darts, Body Bowling or a challenging mission assault course called “Hell’s Kitchen”! Kilkenny stag nights are the stuff of legend as you have so many lively bars to visit with live music such as An Poc Fada. After all the celebrations are over, you and the boys can relax back at great hotel’s such as the Kilford Arms or Hotel Kilkenny or else some of the self catering houses and apartments throughout the county!



Head down to County Kerry and visit the friendly and charming town of Killarney! Kerry is known for it’s friendly people so you lads are guaranteed a warm welcome on a Killarney stag do. As well as offering the usual stag do activities such as paintball, your group can try unique activities such as whiskey tasting and blending at Irish Whiskey Experience. The venue also offers a range of fantastic dining options and you can enjoy a tipple of whiskey to get the stag night celebrations underway! Accommodation options such Scott’s Hotel and Hotel Killarney will guarantee you group a relaxing nights sleep and delicious breakfast to help you refuel for the night before. A Killarney stag weekend will not be forgotten in a hurry!

We hope we have given you the inspiration needed by revealing the best stag do locations in Ireland. Your only problem now will be choosing from this list of fantastic destinations!

We recommend you check out 5 Popular Irish Stag Party Ideas!

Image Credits:
Discover the Shannon | Lonely Planet | Totally Dublin | Do Chara | City of Galway | Geotraveler's Niche | Victoria House Hotel

Be social and follow HenorStag.com

    Fun Place Ireland
    Fun Place has hilarious costumes fr Stag Parties in stock now. We stock Disney themed costumes, Beer themed costumes, Mrs Brown Costumes, Cowboy themed costumes, Gangster Costumes and hilarious novelty costumes. Shop at Fun Place in Dublin City (Next to the Gaiety Theatre) or shop online on funplace.ie today. Delivery takes 48 hours and there is free delivery on every order over 50 Euro.
    19/04/2017 14:34:53