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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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So much easier than I thought!

A group of 4 all in our late 20s went kayaking with Josh. We had a ball. The water was fabulous and we saw the biggest barrel Jellyfish I've ever seen. Brilliant sights and great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 July 2014
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

I had a great time kayaking with the Ardmore adventure team, myself and my daughter booked a 2 hour session along with some friends, they supplied all the gear we needed double kayak. We played games in the sea (some times falling out of the boat) but the fun was getting back in. Great instructors, friendly and professional. Will definitely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

A group of 4 all in our late 20s went kayaking with Josh. We had a ball. The water was fabulous and we saw the biggest barrel Jellyfish I've ever seen. Brilliant sights and great fun. I was worried sea-kayaking would be tough on the arms since I'd never done it before but it was really easy. I can't wait... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

Our group went out paddle boarding on a fantastic trip with the guys. Brilliant morning, excellent equipment, tuition and local knowledge. All with the added bonuses of great weather and good price. We will all be back next time we are over in Ardmore. Cheers again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

Had a lovely morning kayaking last Friday. The staff are all very friendly. Our instructor Cillian was fun and knowledgeable. We really felt like we were in good hands. He was patient and instructions were very clear. The views and cliffs look wonderful from the water. We were also lucky enough to see seals, huge jellyfish, starfish and lots of... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

Two hour kayak trip in Ardmore harbour. Very good with an 8yr old who had not kayaked before. Enjoyable and entertaining. Changing facilities immaculate.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

We booked a kayak lesson ( our first ) with Ardmore adventures . Niall took us out for 2 hours and it was magic , he took the time to get to know us and explain all the safety aspects then brought us from cove to cave etc ... we will certainly be back. Many thanks

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Hopefully this magical experience will be the foundation stone for you to keep up the kayaking. We are always very conscious that we are often the first point of contact with outdoor sports for people and we strive to make it a positive experience. We look forward to seeing you again in the future More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

We took the Kayaks out with Pat on a glorious sunny evening - May 26th and promised to tell everyone else about it ! Great staff, well organised office, clear safety information and overall a very good experience.

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and it's great to hear that our activities where enhanced by the level of service you received. We'll never comprise our standards as we fell it adds to the experience and distinguishes us from other providers. We look forward to meeting you again and showing more of what we and Ardmore have to offer. (Don't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

Did the sea kayak with Ronan and the walk too. Great knowledgeable instructors, top class scenery, safety was top class. Am planning another trip back there this Summer. Getting all the local history was an added bonus, 11 out of ten to Ronan and the team. Hopefully see you guys this summer!

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the local history that we give during our trips and activities. We strongly believe that outdoor activities should be a 360 degree experience and we also just love sharing our passion of what Ardmore has to offer. We look forward to seeing you this summer. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

We visited here at the weekend and we went rock climbing, absailing and we also did some archery! Very well organised with the best if everything! Pat was our instructor and was a good laugh and great at his job! Ronan was very friendly and helpful. Never felt rushed or stressed. You get plenty of time at all activities! Overall... More 

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

I'm delighted that you enjoyed your experience and that it was a relaxed and fun one. We don't do stress here in Ardmore Adventures and feel that all activities should be an enjoyable experience. Thank you for booking your activities and we look forward to seeing you again. Ronan More 

Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

I recently did the half day sea kayak while on a family trip in Ardmore. After a thorough brief we headed out on a flat calm day. Pat was extremely friendly, interesting and informative throughout giving great titbits of info on the coastline and cliffs. The scenery was stunning, made even better by the gorgeous weather. I will definitely be... More 

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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Daire, Thank you for your kind words and we're delighted that the extra bits of local history and info added to the experience for you. We feel that kayaking is more than just about paddling and we look forward to seeing you again in the future and showing you more of our great coastline More 

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