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Address: Strand Cottage, Main St | Ardmore, Waterford, Ireland
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+353 83 374 3889
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Kids had a great time kayaking

Great fun and super instructor. Lots of games and laughing. Beautiful location. Would definitely go again.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 August 2016
Stephen J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great fun and super instructor. Lots of games and laughing. Beautiful location. Would definitely go again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Took my son & niece (9 & 14) out this morning. Danny our instructor was simply OUTSTANDING in every way possible. He guided, cajoled, bantered, encouraged and praised the kids the whole time - he really gave us all a great adventure and was always happy - even when towing 2 tired kids behind him at times!! Thank you Danny!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Fantastic 3 hours kayaking around Ardmore Bay. Cilllian, our guide, was friendly and really interesting!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Had a fab time with myself and 3 sons kayaking. Didn't get to jump in off pier as water was too low but we did topple the kayaks.. Had a great laugh and thoroughly enjoyed the experience

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Lakewood, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Tucked away in the quiet town is a lovely cliff walk, great bay to launch sea kayaking. Had a great 3 hours paddling around the coast to see the cliffs from the ocean. Great staff, very helpful checking in with how I was doing with the paddle, my experience, if I had any questions.... equipment was good (kayak and wet... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Just spent a beautiful, sunny evening Kayaking. I was well overdue a visit to Ardmore Adventures. Ronan was very welcoming and our instructor Killian was great, full of chat and had interesting information on the local sites. The bay is just gorgeous, very calm and clear. The choppy sea outside the bay was more than manageable. First time out and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed, and was a bit surprised with the length of it.. which means i started as a complete absolute beginner including a drop of the kayak and all..but finished fully confident with how to manage kayak.. Danny was also friendly aware of all group and told us some stories at each spot we went.. drop off boat and went... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Killian & Danny led a stand-up paddle boarding session around the foot of the cliffs. The instructors were very professional, knowledgeable and fun. During the trip we meet numerous basking sharks. Meeting these gentle giants in the wild was a truly unforgettable experience. We also got the opportunity to explore the sea caves and saw the wreck of an old... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Killian did a nice job of showing us a few castles from the Blackwater river, and after lunch, we saw a small part of the shoreline from the ocean. The copper mine was a treat! For so early in the season, we were provided excellent equipment, and were quite comfortable. Thank you as well to Ronan, for the quality gear... More 

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

J & B thank you for your review and for booking your Kayaking trip with us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the sights and history along the Beautiful River Blackwater and Ardmore Coastline. Thank you for the words of praise for our equipment, we pride ourselves on only using the best equipment on the market and keeping it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time cruising down the Blackwater with Cillian. It was a great way to kick-start our morning. It was a great experience and I'm looking forward to going back in a few months to try the sea kayaking. Ronan and Cillian couldn't have been more helpful and I couldn't recommend them highly enough.

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