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Corrib Princess River Cruise

Corrib Castle Woodquay 1 Waterside, Galway H91 DK58, Ireland
+353 91 563 846
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Enjoyable river cruise on beautiful Lough Corrib

In Galway, a 90-minute cruise on the Corrib Princess is a fun and relaxing way to learn more about... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
antioch, ca
A relaxing way to spend 90 minutes....

Although we lived in Galway for a few years we never got around to doing this cruise so last Sunday... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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Scenic 90 minute cruises daily May to September 12.30pm and 2.30pm, extra sailing July & August 4.30pm. Available for groups and private charters April to end of October. Live commentary on all the points of interest along the way. Full bar service, serving Award winning Irish Coffee. Upper deck and fully heated saloon area suitable for all weather cruising. Commentary in most European languages for groups on request. Toilets Ideal for Corporate events, Sports & Social events, Hen Parties, Big O Birthday celebrations etc.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“irish coffee” (51 reviews)
“irish dancing” (15 reviews)
“top deck” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Corrib Castle Woodquay 1 Waterside, Galway H91 DK58, Ireland
+353 91 563 846

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

In Galway, a 90-minute cruise on the Corrib Princess is a fun and relaxing way to learn more about the area and enjoy beautiful scenery. Our large group was all on the top deck enjoying the views of the river with a running commentary from...More

Thank rockys_friend
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Although we lived in Galway for a few years we never got around to doing this cruise so last Sunday (& three daughters later!) we finally got on board! It was so relaxing and enjoyable, fairly informative and all in all well worth the wait!...More

Thank kayla9
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Fairly interesting, pleasant trip. Licenced & Refreshments available. Had some difficulty finding the quay

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were a pretty nice size group on the boat. Cocktails were served up top as we headed out to cruise. Dinner was down below with linen set tables! We saw the most beautiful sunset over Galway Bay. There's something magical about Irish sunsets! The...More

1  Thank mkehoe123
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Stunning views, excellent commentary and great bar. It is worth every penny. It is stunning. So relaxed.

Thank neadweeney
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The captain was very nice he pointed out the landmarks of galway and told us about them. The seats are very warm upstairs (deck). downstairs is air con. can be breezy upstairs . I would recommend this trip to anyone well worth it. August 2017

Thank claireA8013KY
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Boat comfy and a decent bar but otherwise it's really overpriced and there's not much to see. Views of the uni? Views of reeds where people fish? Was very disappointed for €17.50 each and felt it was nothing more than a boat trip to a...More

Thank Jaylo13
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited Galway today and took a trip out on the Corrib princess once again the staff were excellent in keeping people fully informed on the 90mins cruise up the Corrib also included was a Irish coffee demonstration and one of the staff also performed...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

An ideal trip for a family. We had a flat calm day, bit of sun and sat out upstairs all day. Irish coffees to die for. Superb service and the tour from the captain was extremely interesting and enjoyable. Highly recommended.

Thank JimmyTheBullet
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Six of us took this cruise as part of a bus tour inclusion while in Galway area. This tour was very well organized and service was great. Captain gave great narration of river history and local information. You have the option of being inside with...More

Thank RamboNWAlberta
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Roisin1965 | Property representative |
The ruins of the 1st Castle which is immediately after the Quinncential Bridge on the right is Terryland Castle. The one further up river is Menlo Castle.