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“My 1st time kayak” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Ardmore Adventures

Ardmore Adventures
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
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“My 1st time kayak”
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 inside old mines tunnels ..a a zone for drop off kayak and jump water from a rock..a old ship wrekage ..sharks (the ones that only like plancton and no meat no problem lol).. getting back was a bit hard due to distance..and given im 46yo ina group of twenties so kinda proud of myself lol :) <3

Visited June 2016
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Dublin, Ireland
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“Unforgettable experience ”
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 ship. We also got the opportunity to do some cliff jumping. I'd recommend Ardmore adventures to everybody. Thanks guys.

Visited May 2016
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Kasota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Castles and caves by water”
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 used.

Visited March 2016
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ArdmoreAdventures, Manager at Ardmore Adventures, responded to this review, 18 April 2016
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 in excellent condition for our customers.

We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Ronan & Killian
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“Relaxing day on the Blackwater. ”
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.

Visited February 2016
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Dingle, Ireland
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“Great morning on the water!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

My boyfriend originally booked us in for sea kayaking, the weather wasn't super cooperative (massive waves!) so the guys changed the plan for a kayak down the Blackwater River. Both Ronan and Cillian were great, and very entertaining. I would highly recommend Ardmore Adventures for any outdoor pursuits, hands down!

Visited February 2016
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