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Based in Lough Key Forest Park we are are a family owned and run business a offering boat hire and boat tours on the scenic lake of Lough Key. Enjoy the beauty, tranquillity and history of Lough Key, on board our 40-seater boat "The Trinity" a fully...more
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Boyle, Ireland
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+353 86 084 6849
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All reviews teddy bear boat trip great trip lough key recommend this trip local history beautiful lake great fun friendly crew slide show worth a trip knew his stuff castle island family visit great afternoon last saturday amazing experience
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were home for a trip and had gone to Leitrim with my parents. We took the boat trip around the lake. The views were fantastic, I loved the history of the place. The 2 guys were very entertaining. I apologise that...More

Thank nouse4aname
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely way to spend a sunday. Relaxing strolling around the grounds of lough key. Taking in the sight and fresh air all in one. We went especially to take the boat trip around the islands with our toddler and 7 month old. We...More

Thank Diggs-mul
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Diggs-mul, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. Your guide and helmsman ;) were so delighted to read your lovely review. So happy you and your family had a great time, laughing and learning, love it ! Thank...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely trip and a really fair price for the effort put in! Well worth a trip! The whole of lough key park is brilliant, loads to do

Thank miji123
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Miji123, Thanks so much for taking the time to write us review. Delighted you found it to be a lovely trip :) Thanks Catriona & all the Boat Crew Lough Key Boats

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great afternoon on board the Trinity last Saturday. Would highly recommend if you wish to be educated and entertained at the same time. Lough Key is so beautiful and what better way to explore than by boat. We noticed the children on board were loving...More

Thank Foley7
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Foley7, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. That was a special day where we go into Pirate Theme and give all proceeds of the day to local charities close to our hearts. (some of the staff would...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Delighted with the service we received. 3 people and 3 dogs, delighted that we could bring them onboard so one of us did not have to miss out. Very funny crew members made us laugh if anything the trip could be longer!!!!More

Thank shonaella
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi shonaella, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. Really appreciate your lovely review. Dogs are part of the family in our opinion and so long as there are no passengers that take issue or have a fear of...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I am in Lough Kea Forest park today looking at the boats and contemplating a boat trip. Unfortunately the music blaring from what it appears to be the commercial boat offering yrips is offputting. When most people come to a rural lakeside setting they appreciate...More

Thank Geraldineconnolly
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Geraldine, Thank you for your feedback and sorry I am only getting a chance to respond now. The music is not usually played loud, we have spoken to all the crew about your complaint and we will ensure that this does not happen again....More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

We loved this trip , was very enjoyable and not expensive . nice comfortable clean boat . Very informative guide who clearly enjoys his job which is refreshing to see.More

Thank 125rosie
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi 125rosie, Thanks a million for taking the time to write us a review. We pride ourselves on the comfort and cleanliness of the boat, so delighted to get your feedback. We are all very fortunate to do what we love and are passionate about....More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Did a tour while in Lough Key with my partner and 2 young children (1 and 3). Tour was great I loved the history and local knowledge side. Pre-schooler story bout teddy bears. Well worth a trip staff are friendly and very knowledgeable, good with...More

Thank Scampi1982
Catriona W, Owner at Lough Key Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Scampi1982, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a lovely review. Delighted you and your family loved the history, local knowledge and what can we say the wild teddy bears are amazing :) (All from a local charity shop, they...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Very interesting and enjoyable experience. Great value and very informative guide. Will definitely go back in the future.

Thank JamesH5034
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Did the Lough Key cruise while visiting the park with 5 children. Was very informative and got some local tips from the crew. Great way to spend an hour .As we had used the row boats earlier in the day we were given a discount...More

Thank Tippman72
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