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Atlantic Sea Kayaking

The Abbey | Skibbereen, Cork 0000, Ireland
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A pleasant trip back out on the water

My friend & I had a trip booked with Atlantic Sea Kayaking for Saturday, starting at 2pm on their 3... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Tess_Milton
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London, United Kingdom
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Atlantic sea kayaking Cork

We booked kayaking for myself and my wife as part of a group. We had a single kayak each. At the... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
stephenduffy2012
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Navan, Ireland
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Based in the South West of Ireland along the Wild Atlantic Way and established in 1995. We are Ireland's premier sea kayaking company. We believe in providing a safe, enjoyable and memorable experience for all who join us. You can paddle along the tranquil River Lee in Cork City (rated #3 Top City to visit in the Lonely Planet)or explore the shores of West Cork by sea kayak.
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The Abbey | Skibbereen, Cork 0000, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My friend & I had a trip booked with Atlantic Sea Kayaking for Saturday, starting at 2pm on their 3 hour paddle trip. The guides and organisers are super friendly - they couldn't do enough for you, and they really make you feel welcome and...More

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hello Tess, Thank you for taking the time to give us the feed back . We are glad you enjoyed the trip at some level. We take huge pride here in giving all of our visitors an amazing and full experience. So we are are...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We booked kayaking for myself and my wife as part of a group. We had a single kayak each. At the start of the session the instructor provided the necessary waterproofs and went through the basics in paddling. He then assigned kayaks to each of...More

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us feed back . Glad you enjoyed it . We do our best so this is the reward for us.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The whole experience was excellent! The activity was very well organised. You learn about the history of the lake and look at some interesting features when it is still bright. The when it gets dark you get to see the bio-luminescence in the water which...More

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for taking time to give the feed back , Really glad you enjoyed the Easter Bunny ,

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's seldom I am lost for words, but last night left me speechless. My sister, 3 cousins and myself went night kayaking with Jim Kennedy Atlantic Sea Kayaking and my word it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life, it was breathtakingly...More

1  Thank Gina634
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Instructor at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you Gina for taking the time to share your the kind words, It really was a spectacular night and we look forward to seeing you again. Caroline

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful serenity on Lough oighinn. Worth the 50euro to kayak on Europe's only seawater lake and experience the bioluminescent plankton. Even though the weather was windy and wet the lake was thankfully very sheltered. Staff lovely. The bioluminescence may be more dramatic in summer however.More

2  Thank Eimear O
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Hi Emer , Thank you for taking the time out to let us and others know what you thought of your kayaking experience. If you give into the weather in Ireland you would never stray far from home. I suppose one of the reasons people...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went moonlight kayaking in Lough Ine. We were welcomed with open arms, we got a great h&s demo and straight out on to the water. Jim and Declan (instructors) brought us around the lake and told us stories about the lake...More

2  Thank CiaraDwyer
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Hi Ciara , Enjoyed meeting up with you all , Thank you for the kind words , It is important to us that people enjoy the experience . We take it personally . Jim / Maria and all at Atlantic Sea Kayaking

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Myself and my partner joined a guide and 2 others to do sea kayaking on Lough Hyne in December 2016. It was an absolutely amazing experience despite it being winter! The company is well prepared for the cold weather and you stay completely dry and...More

2  Thank Niamh D
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Thank you guys for taking the time to join us and then to take the time to pass on a comment , We love to hear from our friends , All comments are taking very seriously. Really glad you enjoyed the experience, as it really...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2016

My dad died on June 30 so each year on that day I do something he would have loved. Night kayaking with this group was something he would have loved. We were two guides and six people setting out at 10 pm on a cloudy...More

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Hi Wendy , I am sure your dad was with you that night , A special memory I am sure, Thank you for including us in the memory . JIm

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Jim made the amazing scenery even more enjoyable with his vast knowledge of all things naturist. This was my 4th trip and enjoyed it as much as the first time. Magical!

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you so much for the words We are flattered when we get return visitors.

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Out kayaking last night on Lough Hyne. Beautiful night, beautiful place. The peace and tranquility were truly amazing. Jim our guide set the tone, with just enough history and information to enrich the experience. Plenty of time to embrace the experience. The bio luminescence was...More

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mwitkins
15 May 2018|
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Response from Sarah L | Reviewed this property |
You should ring or email them to book - Their email is on their website if you google Atlantic sea kayaking Their telephone number is +353 (0) 28 21058 I think they are getting online booking soon as well.
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bratsmom
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Hi Guys , What is Senior? My father in law took up kayaking at 90. Retired from it when he was 100 . Ill leave the decision with you Happy New Year and welcome to the best years of your life . Jim
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