Bay View Hotel Kilkee


Award winning family run hotel on the Wild Atlantic Way

With breathtaking views of the Atlantic and set against the backdrop of the Wild Atlantic Way in Co. Clare, The Bay View hotel has been run by the Hickie Family since 1883. Whether you are here to explore the Wild Atlantic Way, Loop Head or just look to unwind with a few days away a genuinely warm and friendly Irish welcome awaits you on arrival.  

The Hickie’s have lovingly blended their generations of Irish hospitality with stunningly refurbished bedrooms, the fabulous Pierhouse Restaurant serving the best of locally sourced ingredients and Hickie’s bar. 

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Why Our Guests Love Us


Great Food, Amazing Walks and Trails, Breathtaking Scenery, Adventure on our Door Step

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A Consistent Standard of Excellence


We pride ourselves on our commitment to a consistent standard of excellence in customer service.
We are delighted to be a member of the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame.
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Hickie's Bar

The real life and soul of our business is Hickie's Bar. A blend of traditional and contemporary design, you can't come to Kilkee and not stop by Hickie's for one!

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The Pier Restaurant

Opened in 2013, our in-house dining experience, the Pier Restaurant, has gone from strength to strength under the watchful eye of our Head Chef, Aidan Feeney.

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Explore Loop Head

The Loop Head Peninsula is both the Heart of the Wild Atlantic Way, and its best kept secret! There are many things to do and see, all nearby the Bay View Hotel.

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