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Atlantic Sea Kayaking

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Atlantic Sea Kayaking
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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. We also hire sit on top...more
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Cork T12 R8Y4, Ireland
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We rocked up to Lough Hyne as the sun set to be met by the lovely Declan and Guido on St Patrick's night for a nightime paddle on Lough Hyne, Baltimore, Co Cork. This unique Salt Water Lake was glass still on this moonlit, starry,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 15 December 2018

Probably doing this during the summer is a bit more enjoyable than during mid November. We drove from Cork which was quite a drive. It was an enjoyable drive since we left early to take our time since we were not sure where we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Hi Guys , Thank you for your review , Delighted to see you did enjoy it . We are about 55Km form Cork City . Sometimes people GPS can take the a longer route .? The adventure begins with the journey here in Ireland ....More

Reviewed 8 December 2018

My husband and I had heard of Jim and his team via YouTube and had to check it out for something different for our honeymoon. We opted for the night time kayak and was lucky to see the bio-luminescence which was the most stunning thing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leah D
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Guides at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

it is a joy to respond to this review. We were honoured to be part of your honeymoon . Hope to see you back sometime for our family trip ? Thanks again all at ASK

Reviewed 7 December 2018

My wife and I took the tour of Lough Hynne. The guides were fantastic, friendly, knowledgable and we got to see the beautiful glow in the water. We arrived early and watched some swimmers and a seal playing around in the lake. The only critiques...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ethan C
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thank you Ethan for taking the time to comment . I love that you say it was an awesome trip , We do try and make it such for all of our clients. All of our guides really take it personally and love to her...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

While researching things to do in Ireland, the Moonlight / Starlight Experience was one of the top attractions, if not the #1 attraction on the TripAdvisor site. It sounded very compelling, offering a unique experience that is hard to find elsewhere in Ireland. The website...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Desp76
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Reviews and feed back are essential to us, as in any business so thank you for taking the time to do so. Firstly it seem we are in a stale mate situation where communication is concerned as we tried to phone you next day after...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018

When people ask us what we loved about Ireland, this is one of several things that I mention loving the most. I forget exactly how I stumbled upon this place but I think it was on someone's blog. I started to see it pop up...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Hi Red Head , Must be an Irish Gene here somewhere, Really delighted you enjoyed the trip . Sorry about the photography. We have no problem with people taking pictures in the day light on the earlier part of the trip . But when it...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

My wife and I spent ten days on a road trip vacation in Ireland in September, flying from the U.S. to Shannon, and traveling from Dingle to Cork/ Cobh. While planning the trip, I searched for attractions in the Cork/ West Cork area on TripAdvisor,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you Rich for taking the time to comment and let TA and its followers know about us , Hope the rest of your adventure went well . It is really rewarding for our staff to hear the feed back good and bad. Hope too...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

A great weekend with Jim and his team learning the basics of kayaking in beautiful Union Hall - We are delighted with all we learned on this course and will certainly sign up for the next level course with Atlantic Sea Kayaking.

Date of experience: June 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Great you enjoyed the experience and thank you for letting us know . Hope to see you again . Jim Kennedy

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We did the daytime kayaking in Reen Pier as well as night kayaking on Lough Hyne and I must say we were amazed! Reen Pier is a beautiful location and you get some amazing views during the trip. Night kayaking at Lough Hyne is even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you indeed for the kind words . We do try and make it a great experience. Glad you enjoyed the glowing guides and the amazing plankton. Welcome any time . Thanks again from all of us Jim Kennedy

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

After reading all of the reviews for the night kayaking, my husband and I rearranged our travel plans so that we could do this while we were in Ireland. We are so glad we did. We have kayaked before, but to kayak in this setting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

It means so much to us that we get feed back . Our guides pride themselves on our visitors having the best possible experience in safety and fun . I will pass this on to them . Thank you again Jim Kennedy

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You may want to consider emailing the company directly for details related to temperature and whether October may change something. A clear night and darkness is what is required, but I can’t speak to if the air/water... More
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