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Kinsale Boat Hire

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Address: Marina Office | The Trident Hotel, Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 87 174 7585
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Description: We operate a fleet of motor boats from our base at the Trident Hotel...
We operate a fleet of motor boats from our base at the Trident Hotel Marina, Kinsale, Co. Cork. You need no pervious experience as full training is provided as well as lifejackets, safety equipment, GPS & much more. Choose from our fleet of Harbour Runabouts or Fishing boats and take family & friends to explore the amazing harbour, coastline & wildlife at your leisure, from sunrise to sunset, seven days per week.
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fantastic value

professional service and the utmost care and attention to water safety. I would highly recommend kinsale boat hire.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Kinsale, Ireland
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Kinsale, Ireland
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112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

professional service and the utmost care and attention to water safety. I would highly recommend kinsale boat hire.

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Southborough, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

The boats are fully equipted with every safety measure accounted for. The owner is a coast guardsman and makes sure you know what to do to have an enjoyable time touring the harbor. Seeing the shoeline and castle from the boat adds a whole differnt dimention to your vacation

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Clonmel, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Enjoyable but boat is slow there are rules that don't allow it over 17miles a hour so speed freaks avoid owner is ok could be a bit more understanding for first time users

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I took my 10-year old daughter out on one of the hard plastic dinghies with an outboard motor and we had an amazing time. I had never before piloted a motorboat but, thanks to Dara's safety instructions, felt perfectly at ease once we were out on the water. We only spent 90 minutes on the water due to our scheduling... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Darra took great care of us. Rented us a fine little skiff, provided great local knowledge and noted we were under-dressed, providing some heavier oily's to keep us warm and dry. Boat worked like a champ, navigation he provided was perfect, time and money well spent... Go see the harbor, even if you walked to the fort!!!

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Hired a boat with my two children (their mother was seasick just standing on the dockside) for a 1 1/2 hour spin around Kinsale harbour. As well as being very friendly and welcoming, this is also a highly professional organisation and certainly rates at the top of all the boat hires I've done over the years. Comprehensive safety talk with... More 

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Southampton, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We rented zodiacs and went out in the harbor. Beautiful!! We were a large group in several boats and they were patient and accommodating.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Had such a brilliant time out on the Suzie boat on Monday. He advised us to come in the morning so would be less windy, explained how to use the boat and made us aware of everything we needed to know. It was just fabulous and great value for money! Thank you again :)

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Kinsale, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The gentleman who who took care of us was very friendly and helpful. Our Ninety minute trip was fantastic. We're looking forward to our next trip.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

lovely leisurely cruise around the bay, safe and fun. Easy to drive the boat, got to see a different side to kinsale, brought the grandkids and they loved it. so peaceful out on the water. Very safe, got life jackets and training. Highly recommend it. Nice owner too, Dara gave us lots of tips and had some great stories.

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Additional Information about Kinsale Boat Hire

Address: Address: Marina Office | The Trident Hotel, Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 87 174 7585
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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