We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great view, well worth to visit

Well worth to take a walk to see this lake, it' around 15-20 min walk and is OK even if you are... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Borys Z
,
Limerick, Ireland
Beautiful

Easy approx. 1 mile walk downhill the rocky path to the lake. Lovely quiet spot and fantastic to... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
HappiCamperz
,
Limerick, Ireland
Read all 17 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 May 2017
“Great view, well worth to visit”
26 Jul 2016
“Beautiful”
LOCATION
The Vee, Clogheen, Ireland
Write a Review
Reviews (17)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Well worth to take a walk to see this lake, it' around 15-20 min walk and is OK even if you are with kids (5 year old with no problem). Fantastic views, highly recommend to visit

Thank Borys Z
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Easy approx. 1 mile walk downhill the rocky path to the lake. Lovely quiet spot and fantastic to swim (but not really safe for small kids or anyone who is not a reasonably strong swimmer. Very rocky and drops off to very deep after after...More

Thank HappiCamperz
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stunning views in the whole area. The Lough is particularly pretty. Well worth a visit either by car, cycle or on foot via one of the walking trails.

1  Thank ArdaghMark
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

I visited this lake recently as I hadn't been since I was a child. As an adult, I now appreciate its beauty. It is a tranquil, picturesque place that has an energy unusual to its surroundings. I have rediscovered a place that I will visit...More

Thank Emmalizi
Reviewed 30 October 2015

We spent a morning driving out to this natural site. The peace and beauty of this place is everything you would imagine Ireland to be. We also went to visit the abbey while there. So very peaceful it makes you feel like you are the...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The lake has several hiking trails surrounding it and we were lucky enough to catch the Rhododendrons in full bloom.

Thank DFC-DCHC
Reviewed 9 March 2015

You can get to Bay Lough by Car or even on foot. To get there by car, follow signs to 'The Vee' You will eventually arrive at a very large public car park. The car park is unpaved but is perfectly safe and a great...More

2  Thank Bryno
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Fabulous views on drive up the vee. From the car park its a mile of a downhill walk on a rough terrain track to the lake. Have been here numerous times and may/june my favourite when the rhododendrons are in bloom. If you're feeling a...More

Thank fishtank5
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Just a short walk down from the car park. Not a whole lot to see but worth it for the views especially when the Rhododendrons are in flower.

Thank Paulyg123
Reviewed 15 June 2014

The Vee Pass & Bay Lough is the most beautiful place to visit any time of year but May/June to see the wonderful displays of Rhododendrons. There are lay-bys along the way and paths to the lake/mountains. Known locally as Petticoat Loose the history of...More

1  Thank clonmeltwo
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Hermitage House
20 reviews
.59 km away
Lava Rock Restaurant
190 reviews
11.85 km away
Foley's on the Mall
162 reviews
16.07 km away
Barron's Bakery and Coffee House
41 reviews
17.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mitchelstown Cave
205 reviews
8.37 km away
Swiss Cottage
281 reviews
10.16 km away
Mount Melleray Abbey
60 reviews
13.62 km away
Lismore Castle Gardens & Gallery
198 reviews
15.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bay Lough staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit