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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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Great morning fun

My wife and I went for a very nice trip this morning an a little boat with everything we could need. Great explanations of how to drive by Dara, gps and depth gauge very helpful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

My wife and I went for a very nice trip this morning an a little boat with everything we could need. Great explanations of how to drive by Dara, gps and depth gauge very helpful. Sun sparkled and we got to see Charles Fort and other attractions from new view points. Wrap up well because there is a strong breeze... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We rented the boat for 1.5 hours today. Dara was very professional and very good at explaining all the safety features of the boat. We felt safe all along the way. I would go back in a heart beat. We were 4 on the boat and it was really comfortable. A bit more speed could be nice but I do... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

only 60 Euros to become a sea capatain. Most impressed that we got depth measurers and gps on such a little boat. Made us much more confident with heading down river to the sea.

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Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We hired a boat for 2 hours with my girlfriend and we spent a delightful moment, we saw a seal, the weather was nice and not much windy. The guy renting the boat was very nice, professional and explained everything before going aboard. We will definitely return at the same place next time we want to have a break and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Great trip. Kids loved it (kids aged 5, 7 & 9) and the adults loved it too. It's easy and a great way to get out and see Kinsale from the water. Highly recommended as an activity to do in Kinsale.

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Marbella
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

What a find kinsale has everything. Dara was very welcoming, professional and all round good stick. Had a wonderful hour and a half in the beautiful harbour which must not be missed. Would definitely do it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Awesome time. Highly recommend. Easy quick and the guy was really laid back about the return time. A+ experience

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Southampton, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We rented a skiff from Dara and had a fabulous self guided trip around the beautiful harbor. We felt safe and very comfortable as Dara explained all facets of the boat and harbor.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Discovered by accident, totally made the highlight of the trip to Kinsale for the kids! Boat was safe to drive and all the kids had a turn at skippering!

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Kilcullen, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I thought this was a great way to explore the harbour of kinsale on a nice afternoon. At €60 for 90mins it represents good value in my opinion and no experience is necessary. The views from the harbour are truly beautiful, particularly Charles Fort. I much preferred this to the organised boat trip I had been on in the past... More 

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