Skerries offers an exceptional environment for family life, with a wonderful array of local amenities, activities and clubs on offer. There are outstanding beaches and public parks at both Ardgillan Castle which overlooks Hamilton Hill and the Public Parklands and Mills Complex in the town. There are all-weather playing fields, local rugby, GAA, hockey, soccer, lawn bowling and tennis clubs situated in the town centre and Skerries Sailing Club at the harbour which caters for all ages. “The Captains” and “The Springers” bathing areas are situated on “Red Island” together with a public playground, just outside the town there are splendid facilities at both The Hills Cricket Club and Skerries Golf Club. The beach is also just a short walk from Hamilton Hills.