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The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat

Dromahaire Rd, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 4266
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Let me say that during our trip to Ireland we were blown away with how hospitable the Irish people... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Connie H
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Edmonton, Canada
Beautiful trip on Lough Gill

Went on the Rose of Innisfree boat trip on Lough Gill. Stunning scenery and weather also made the... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Eithne F
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Dublin, Ireland
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The Rose of Innisfree Tourboat operates on the picturesque Lough Gill, in counties Sligo & Leitrim, Ireland. Experience some of the most spectacular scenery, spoken so fondly of by the poet W.B.Yeats, all from the comfort of this 72 seating magnificent vessel. Commentary on board. Full bar facilities available. Tea, Coffee & home baking a speciality.Embarking point is from Parke's Castle. Approximately 7 miles from Sligo town on the R286 Dromahair road. Shuttle service available on request.Also available for private hire. Cruise & Dine... Enjoy a delicious three course meal whilst enjoying the breathtaking surroundings. Full menus available on request.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“scones” (10 reviews)
“parkes castle” (10 reviews)
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Dromahaire Rd, Sligo, Ireland
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+353 71 916 4266

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Let me say that during our trip to Ireland we were blown away with how hospitable the Irish people were till we took this boat tour!We were so impressed upon boarding to see all the place settings with cups and scones and jams.There was a...More

Thank Connie H
Annette N, Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

We appreciate your comments. So sorry to hear you took away any negative thoughts from your time on board. The group aforementioned had preordered their Tea and Scones which makes it easier for everyone.i have taken your comments on board,Sorry again Tina.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went on the Rose of Innisfree boat trip on Lough Gill. Stunning scenery and weather also made the trip so enjoyable. The poetry reading by the Skipper who got people to join in and the tea/coffee and scrumptious scones and jam made the trip perfect.

1  Thank Eithne F
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Glad to read you had a good time.Thanks very much for your review, it is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you are ever in Sligo, treat yourself to a cruise on the Rose of Innisfree. It was just beautiful and the history and poetry of the lake brought to life by the wonderful Captain George. He as an absolute joy and it was one...More

1  Thank Deise1944
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thanks very much for your review, it is greatly appreciated & glad you had a good time.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Beautiful day on this boat trip.Our 3 children got to have a turn at steering the boat.A fabulous sunny day & great information given about the area.

1  Thank reginakearney
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

So glad you enjoyed your trip. Our three little captains did a great job. You had a great day for it. Maybe see you again in the future.

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Thanks you to captain George who was absolutely amazing. The tour is fantastic with lots to learn and the views are beautiful.

1  Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you Captain.George and first lady Tina for making Oisins Easter dreams come true. He had a ball.

1  Thank Patricia T
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

So glad to hear you had a lovely time and it made your Easter. Thanks for taking the time to share.

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Myself and the 2 kids had a lovely afternoon on the boat. It was quiet so the captain took the kids onto the bridge, let them wear his hat and he even sent for my phone so he could take pictures. It was a miserable...More

1  Thank 542malone
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your positive experience of our tour. It is greatly appreciated. We hope to see you again one day, on the Lough.

Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was looking forward to bringing my group of Seniors on the cruise on Wednesday last, I knew they'd love George with his charming and easy account of places of interest bordering Lough Gill. Sure enough, it was a most enjoyable experience. He told jokes,...More

2  Thank bellacross
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and for sharing your experience of our tour. Very eloquently put.

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A quiet,overcast morning at Parke castle, my husband and I were hoping the boat would go out(they need a minimum of 4) and thankfully a group of 4 showed up as well. So just a small group but George was a fantastic skipper. It was...More

1  Thank Kellie W
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation. Glad to hear you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Took the 1 hour cruise from Parke's Castle with the family (hubby, myself, 13, 11 and 7 yo). There were a group of noisy youngsters on boards so it was hard to hear the skipper initially. He was really interesting and full of knowledge. He...More

2  Thank Oonagh M
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your positive experience of our tour. Sorry we didn't have your favourite tipple on board, we do keep a limited range of stock just due to the nature of the business. Glad you got to hear the commentary...More

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Sagene
4 September 2016|
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Response from Annette N | Property representative |
Hi. Did you get some information on this?
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Ken L
8 August 2015|
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Response from Alan G | Property representative |
Hi. 12.30 and 3.30 from parkes castle. 15e for adults half fare for children. no charge for under fours. Maximum family price of 45 euro. Regards Alan
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AnnetteO321
22 June 2015|
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Response from Alan G | Property representative |
Daily at 12.30 and 3.30 on demand. Advisable to book with larger groups
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