Couples & Families

A Relaxing Getaway

Where you want to be

Sherkin North Shore is the perfect destination for a family and couple getaway’s. Safe sandy beaches, abundant wildlife, quiet roads and a relaxed island atmosphere. Design your own visit to spend time together, or invite a group to join you in celebrating events or family occasions. Located on Roaringwater bays Special Area of Conservation you will not be disappointed as you are surrounded by the wonder of nature, from Dolphins and Seals to Diving Sea Birds and to the Unique and awestriking flora and fauna of Sherkin Island.


Why people love coming to Sherkin Island

  • Surfing
  • Beach Walking
  • Exploring
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Bird Watching
  • Marine Life Watching
  • Scuba Diving
  • Deep Sea Fishing

In the summertime you will always find Live Music in the Jolly Roger Tavern or you can bring the family to Sherkin Farmer’s Market each Sunday!

Catch the Ferry back to Baltimore to go on a Days Whalewatching, Scuba Diving, Deep Sea Fishing or take a sailing lesson at Baltimore Sailing School.

Bring your surfboards and catch some waves at one of Sherkin’s 4 surf beaches

Quiet walks, reading and swimming on the beautiful beaches, music in the pub or at North Shore, fishing off the rocks, you will not run out of options during your stay


En-suite rooms

We have comfortable ensuite rooms for singles couples and families all of which open to spectacular sea views

Family Suite

Our family suite has two bedrooms and comfortably sleeps 5 people plus a cot.


“Incredible. Home far away from home. Did not know what I was in for when I took the ferry and could not believe my eyes and ears and taste buds. I really do not want to leave and will be back for sure. Kathy, Mike, Trish, thank you for the warm welcome.” (little heart) Arita 2018.