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Corrib Princess River Cruise

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Address: Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 563 846
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Scenic 90 minute cruises daily May to September 12.30pm and 2.30pm, extra...

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.

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Ideal for Corporate events, Sports & Social events, Hen Parties, Big O Birthday celebrations etc.

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A pleasant river cruise

Took the 2pm sailing at cost of 35 euro for 2 adults and a teenager. I enjoyed the commentary and pleasant scenery, although it wasnt anything special. The crew were professional... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2013
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Ballymena, United Kingdom

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 August 2013

Took the 2pm sailing at cost of 35 euro for 2 adults and a teenager. I enjoyed the commentary and pleasant scenery, although it wasnt anything special. The crew were professional and helpful. The on board drinks somewhat expensive but then again the same could be said for Galway as a whole! Overall I would definately recommend if you have... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

We all really enjoyed the cruise. Friendly staff, beautiful scenery and the stories that were being told were very interesting.

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Reviewed 16 August 2013 via mobile

I went on a cruise on the Corrib Princess on Tuesday 13th August with a small family group. The crew were welcoming and accommodating and all in all it was a pleasant experience . The commentary was informative but maybe a bit too detailed. I enjoyed the trip but I have one small gripe I object to paying €2-20 for... More 

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Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

The trip on the boat was organised for my Niece's Hen. As it had been pre-booked there was reserved seating for us. The staff were very friendly and it was a great introduction to Galway and the in-laws to be. We were treated to a demonstration of how to make irish coffee which was great to watch and very informative.... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 August 2013

Had booked a hen for a trip on the Corrib princess. Was not disappointed with entertainment or service. With complimentary glass of champagne for all in hen party and free for the Bride (of grps over 10), it is ideal to start of the party and celebrations. Weather not an issue as a table is reserved for the party. As... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Nice, enjoyable cruise along Clifden and the coast of Galway. They were hosting 2 hen-parties on the day we went for the cruise, so the boat was jam-packed. There was some commentary running in the background I think, couldn't hear it as it was too noisy. Towards the end of the trip, Roisin. a staff member demonstrates how to make... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

I have been on the corrib princess a few times. We went on a lovely sunny day and it was beautiful. Lovely surrounds and the staff on board were very kind and helpful. A woman called Roisin is the female champion of the world for making the best irish coffee and she does a little a demonstration onboard. Everyone enjoyed... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 July 2013

I highly recommend taking this river cruise if you are in the Galway area. The stretch of river that cruise down is really scenic. It's also very good value for money considering that the cruise lasts for 90 minutes. The audio guide points out and explains all the points of interest that you pass on the river and this was... More 

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Boston, MA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2013

As boat cruises go, this was just OK at best. It was a hot day, the boat was slow and allowed for no breeze. The information seemed interesting enough for what is was, but it was difficult to hear because our cruise had to be given in both english and french. Every time the english was playing, it was impossible... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

This was good value and we learned how to make award winning Irish coffee. Recommended. Nice walk along the canal to get there as well.

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