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Cork Harbour Boat Hire
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“self drive”(16 reviews)
“great fun”(17 reviews)
“life jackets”(6 reviews)
Cork Harbour Boat Hire allows you to explore the vast depths of Cork Harbour on a fantastic boating adventure. This is an ideal day out in Cork for groups of all ages and sizes, with the easy to drive boats making it very easy to navigate the waters...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
17 Westbourn Place | The Quays Bar & Restaurant Pontoon, Cobh, Ireland
+353 86 074 7926
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been out on these boats a couple of times this summer and we had a great time. My 3 yr son had the best time. I would highy recommend hiring one of these, its great fun, safe and simple to drive. All the staff...More

Thank MurphyCork_Ireland
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is a definite must do in Cobh! It was great craic & the lads working there were friendly & brilliant at their job! Would definitely do it again!

Thank Jennie G
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Deborah and team where fantastic in putting together a treasure hunt on the River lee for a group of 18 people. The weather wasn't great but as wet as we where we all had a great time and would recommend for a fun day out.

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

3 boat loads of us headed off today for a one hour self drive trip around Cork Harbour and it was BRILLIANT!!!! The staff were super- so friendly and helpful kitting is out with life jackets and safety instructions. The kids (and adults!) had a...More

2  Thank Shoare
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We took the harbour boat tour at 6 pm on a Friday for two hours. It was 95 euros from Cobh. The other boat followed us out but kept its distance. We went out nearly as far as Roche's point. We went down through Crosshaven...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic hour in cork harbour. Boats easy to drive (our 9 year old did most of it). Great views of the harbour. A very friendly guide in the safety boat looked after us very well. As others have said in their reviews:...More

Thank Joe_MDC_D14
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great experience!! Had a lovely time seeing cove and crosshaven from another angle... cobh has lots to offer.

Thank Sinead G
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Today we did the 2 hour boat tour from Cobh with our 2 small children and we had the best time. The guide was really friendly and knowledgeable and we really enjoyed the autonomy of driving our own boat.

Thank miss_kelly_2007
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. We had a really great time, kids (7, 10 & 13) loved every minute of it. Our 7 year old even got to drive boat! He was thrilled! Staff v. friendly and helpful. A MUST when in Cobh with the kids !!

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Went out to spike island and cork naval base watched the seals this the best trip I’ve done in a long time go for it

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14 July 2018|
Response from Danielle M | Reviewed this property |
I believe it’s €49 for an hour trip! They run Monday to Sunday. You would be better off calling them on 0860747926 to make a booking as they can book out. I would definitely recommend the tour!
26 June 2017|
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Response from RichardM2627 | Property representative |
Sorry only came across your question today, yes you can leave the buggy in or by the booking hut, there are no straps on the boat but this is normal on all boats, he or she will be very safe on your lap or sitting beside... More
Penny B
7 March 2017|
Response from Richard M |
Hi you can contact us on 00353 860474926 and we have a base in Cobh and another in Cork City