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Seafari Cruises

The Pier, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 2059
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I had a confirmed reservation, but no one showed up at the boat!!

I submitted a reservation request through their website a month in advance and received a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
New Mexico
Great fun!

Loads of fun and learning from the singing Captain and his crew! A great 3+ hours family activity... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Laurent B
Portlaw, Ireland
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Seafari cruises invite you to explore the prolific wildlife of Kenmare Bay on Ireland's premier seal-watching and eco-nature cruise. In our comfortable and sheltered passenger vessel, we will transport you from the picturesque Kenmare Pier in County Kerry into the magical and tranquil waters of Kenmare Bay.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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The Pier, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 2059
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I submitted a reservation request through their website a month in advance and received a personalized email from Seafari confirming my date, time, and party size. My family planned our day accordingly and waited at the dock near the boat for almost an hour. Once...More

Thank cmbrood
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Loads of fun and learning from the singing Captain and his crew! A great 3+ hours family activity. Stories, songs and fun facts for all. Kept kids and adults entertained. Recommended...

Thank Laurent B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great day out with friends and family and had many close encounters with the seals. Raymond was a knowledgeable and entertaining host recounting many tales both factual and some which may have been fanciful, or maybe they are going to import miniature...More

1  Thank Sumbis
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

There's other trips around ... but they don't have Ray -owner/captain- and his lovely crew. The sailing is enriched by Ray's extensive commentary - insightful, witty and full of passion for his trade, Kenmare and Kerry at large. Whether you're into botany, sea mammals, or...More

Thank jaimelosantos
Reviewed 5 December 2016

To spend a day in the company of a captain who was so passionate about nature and conservation, along with a crew who were enjoying their "training" in conservation and protection. Will always remember what cormorant poo can do to a tree!! When i feel...More

2  Thank bernarddoran
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We did the Spooky Seafari cruise while we were in Kenmare on holiday. Great price and lovely morning out on the boat. Kids loved spotting the seals!! Our skipper... Ray was great!

2  Thank Felicity R
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Myself and my family enjoyed this afternoon with Seafari. At first, we did wonder if there was anything more to it than a pleasant cruise along Kenmare Bay, but we did get up close to a seal colony and it was a great experience. Captain...More

1  Thank Dearbhla C
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Went on the family pirate cruise with the kids. really well priced and wonderful staff felt so comfortable in the environment. Can't recommend this enough especially the seal spotting experience

Thank firestationstrip
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Travelled from cork with family after booking in advance to be told "your not on the list" then turned away.completely ridiculous thing to say to someone who was booked in and told at booking "will See you on the pier"! Which i can only take...More

Thank Paul O
Ray Ross S, Owner at Seafari Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

I am very sorry for the fact that You travelled all the way from Cork and then dissapointed that You and your family did not get on the Halloween cruise. We take great care in recording all telephone reservations for our cruises and always ask...More

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Can highly recommend the SeaFari trip, it is a lovely way to spend a couple of hrs relaxing in the company of Skipper Ray and his merry men. The highlight was of course observing the seal colony up close and personal for 30mins or so...More

Thank Karen S
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How many people does the boat take?
15 July 2015|
Response from Ray Ross S | Property representative |
Hi, The boat takes 99 people. You can find additional information on our facilities on our website. Many thanks. Captain Ray