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Kinsale Quay | (between Actons Hotel and Trident Hotel), Kinsale, Ireland
+353 86 250 5456
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not really one for informative trips, but I sold my boat beginning of the year and had itchy feet!!! A great Harbout cruise , and the harbour is bigger than what you see with eye! Very informative with a very good timed informative stream...More

Thank Dick R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect way to just sit and view the area from the water side. A pre-recorded audio gives you some detail to the surrounding area as you take a leisurely 1 hour cruise through the harbour. Not too cold in September to sit up top,...More

Thank Nikki J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the boat trip around the harbour, which as well as providing gorgeous views also provides some insight into the history of Kinsale. Very easily accessible in a central location and a nice way to spend an hour

Thank Rachael M
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Had a nice ride around the harbor. Enjoyed the views from the boat and learning about some history. Learned about the forts and Lusitania. Nice trip.

Thank maryaling
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Went for trip round the harbour, really enjoyed, lots of history told on boat, bit cooler day we went, but they had plenty of blankets. Worth the trip.

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This was a beautiful today with calm waters. Would highly recommend anyone visiting Kinsale to take an hour out to do this trip.

Thank Eithne M
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time and recommend this highly. The team are amazing so friendly so helpful and attentive. We will definitely be back and recommend to our friends

Thank walterjohas
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely boat cruise around Kinsale. Nice views of the town and the fort. They served complimentary tea/coffee.

Thank Sulli47
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This was a great cruise to sit down and relax. We enjoyed the beautiful views and information that we received.

Thank Abby M
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We arrived too late in Kinsale for one of the highly recommended walking tour. After walking on our own through this beautiful village, we had the opportunity to cruise on the Spirit if Kinsale. A great experience providing fantastic views, sightings of historical landmarks, and...More

Thank Richard L
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Magsamae w
4 August 2018|
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Response from Dovanna | Property representative |
Everyday 12,2,3,4 & 5pm, July & August.
7 February 2017|
Response from autnagrag |
November 26, 2017. Their web site says closed November through "first week in March." It's only a guess, but they might not pay much attention to the website until sailing resumel.
14 May 2016|
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Response from mcnewsue | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous post. The cruise is an hour long. It stays light late that time of year so you should be able to catch a late afternoon cruise