Top things to do in Miltown Malbay

Music in Miltown Malbay

Willie Clancy Summer School

Miltown Malbay's tribute to native son Willie Clancy, one of Ireland's greatest pipers, is one of the best traditional music festivals in the country. During the nine-day festival, which usually begins in the first …
Beach in Miltown Malbay

Spanish Point

With dazzling views of the setting sun, this lovely beach also offers excellent walks north of the point amid the low cliffs, vast ledges of stone, rock pools, coves and isolated beaches.
Pub in Miltown Malbay


Opened in 1891, Miltown Malbay's oldest pub has stained-glass windows and framed photos on the walls. Live trad sessions take place every weekend year-round and most nights in summer.
Pub in Miltown Malbay

Friel's Bar

This old-style charmer has regular trad sessions most nights in summer and up to four nights a week the rest of the year.
Cafe in Miltown Malbay

Old Bake House

Blackboard menus line the walls at the Old Bake House, which serves light dishes like open sandwiches at lunch and dinner mains including salmon with creamed leek and chicken Kiev. Live music plays on Fridays and Sa…