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Kartmania - Indoor Karting

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Address: GB Business Park | Little Island, Cork 0000, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 21 240 8000
10:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00

Kartmania, provides you with the only opportunity in Co. Cork to experience...

Kartmania, provides you with the only opportunity in Co. Cork to experience first hand the thrills and spills of adrenaline filled real head to head indoor kart racing. Conveniently located at GB Business Park, Little Island just 5 minutes from the Jack Lynch Tunnel, at Kartmania we welcome the public, private groups both small and large, corporate events, team building programs, birthdays, new product launches, training seminars, meetings and other special occasions. With a 350m indoor track that will challenge any driver. Our Karts are not your ordinary karts. They are actual racing karts that reach top speeds of 40mph at 1” off of the ground. Doesn’t sound fast? Come experience it for yourself! After arriving at our racing facility you will get suited up, watch our driver briefing video and get ready to race. All of our karts are identical, so you can be sure that the racer’s only advantage is skill. Every lap is timed and you receive a printout of your lap times and finishing position for bragging rights. See you at the races!

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Fun Indoor Activity with Kids

Kartmania has been a staple FUN day out for the kid and I over the past few years. The one significant observation is that the mandatory equipment that is supplied by the venue to... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Gavin W
County Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We had bday party today for my son and his friends. We was waiting for over 15 min to start the party. Not much interest from the staff. We need to clean up after the kids finished the food and ask them to bring the cake and drink because no one cares. The party is going for 2,5 hours but... More 

Thank Agata B
County Cork, Ireland
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133 reviews
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Kartmania has been a staple FUN day out for the kid and I over the past few years. The one significant observation is that the mandatory equipment that is supplied by the venue to be worn has progressively deteriorated over the years. This includes jackets with broken zips/no sizes appropriate for the person/dirty, gloves worn/mismatched/dirty and helmet clips broken. This... More 

Thank Gavin W
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been here twice in the past 2 months. I love karting. This track is quite small and there are not many opportunities to overtake, however it is still good fun. Before you go on the track, you have to watch a safety video. I have been here so many times so I do not know why we have... More 

1 Thank Andrew H
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

It felt like we were bothering the staff ... the receptionist barely spoke to us or looked at us . Felt like we weren't welcome . We were then told to go get changed with no help or guidance to what we should wear (balaclava,helmet, jacket and gloves) then had to find the track ourselves again when we asked for... More 

Thank Shannen N
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great trip planned for the family only to be dissapointed by the service we received here. 5 of us were out with a competitive edge to be left with one member left with a go kart that was broken. He was waiting for many laps to be assisted and wasnt. He was switched to a second kart... More 

Thank firewire14
County Cork, Ireland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

My Son now 8 loves Kartmania. From age 6 he used the junior karts which are great for smallies to have a karting experience, this uses small hand controlled karts set at one speed on a smaller track. He is now tall enough to use a cadet kart and had his first big track experience recently and absolutely loved it.... More 

Thank CelticRose22
Cork, Ireland
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42 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I got a voucher to spend from my wife. I was excited so much because I never had carting experience before. When we arrived there were a girl at the desk with a big smile welcoming us. When i present my voucher she offered me free and my wife could use my voucher because it was fathers day and daddies... More 

Thank Arthur M
Cork, Ireland
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75 reviews
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

We booked 30 minutes and after 15 minutes we finished our race without any explanation.. I won´t go here again.

Thank Darren N
Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

From start to finish, it was a great experience. Safety is very important and they delivered on that. Staff are very friendly and very professional. Karts were great fun. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank Rory O
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Nice track and have a good moment with my friends but very poor staff, unfriendly and big misunderstanding who cost me 5 minutes stop.

Thank Jordan B

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