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Star Outdoors Adventure Centre

Dirreenacallaugh | Dauros, Kenmare, Ireland
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Superb fun

We visited on a Saturday in May and had an absolute blast. Staff were friendly and accommodating... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
NatKC
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Dublin
so close yet a world away

Around the corner from our rental house and a short lane away lies this untouched haven from... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
CMBernadette
,
Doolin, Ireland
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Hop aboard the 'Star of Kenmare Wildlife Cruise' and enjoy spectacular views of Kenmare Bay, it's rugged coastline, castles, bird life and our popular seal colony which has 300-400 in population. Public scheduled cruises and private hire available...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Dirreenacallaugh | Dauros, Kenmare, Ireland
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"water trampoline"
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"hen party"
in 14 reviews
"crazy golf"
in 9 reviews
"boat trip"
in 18 reviews
"great fun"
in 17 reviews
"banana boat"
in 7 reviews
"kenmare bay"
in 15 reviews
"peddle boats"
in 4 reviews
"wet suits"
in 6 reviews
"murder mystery"
in 3 reviews
"girl guides"
in 2 reviews
"great range of activities"
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"speed boat"
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"cruise operator"
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"age range"
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"older children"
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"lovely staff"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited on a Saturday in May and had an absolute blast. Staff were friendly and accommodating, patiently kitting us out in wetsuits/lifejackets/helmets. From there we - 6 kids aged between 10-14 and 3 adults - hit the water mostly in 2-person kayaks, and made...More

Thank NatKC
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StarOutdoors, Manager at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi NatKc, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review our business. So glad you all enjoyed ye're time here. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Around the corner from our rental house and a short lane away lies this untouched haven from ancient times, It is remarkable to find a stone circle so very close to a town. The main feeling is one of peace. There is a "fairy" tree...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

kids love the mini golf and the peddle boats. resonable price plus lovely view, good place to hangout with kids.More

1  Thank tyler291
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi tyler291, Thank you for taking the time out to review our business. We are glad you enjoyed your day. We are excited to tell you we are welcoming Splat ball to Star Outdoors for the new season and also a few new inflatables for...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We done the lough boat trip first with close up views of the seals ,and relaxing vistas of the lough then we went on the kayak , a lot tougher than I thought for myself but still good crack. the staff were all warm and...More

Thank Desmond D
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Desmond, Thank you for taking the time out to review our business. I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed our 'Star of Kenmare' Cruise. We are welcoming a few new inflatables this year for our Water Park which will be extra fun and be included...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visit Star Outdoors every year,and hire kayaks and peddle boats,and use the slide and trampoline. Our group consisted from 50 to 3 yrs and everyone enjoys the fun. We got a peddle boat for 2 adults and 2 children under 5,but i would suggest...More

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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi glengarriff13, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review our business. We are delighted to hear you all enjoyed ye're day out at Star Outdoors. We are also delighted to be welcoming Splat ball for the new season. It is like...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Star outdoors on a holiday to Kenmare to do some kayaking. The facilities are great and the staff are very helpful. A special thanks to the lovely Aoife who took some photos of us and emailed them on. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Eila000
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Eila000, Thank you for taking the time out to review our business. I am delighted to hear you had a great day out and that you received the friendly service we pride ourselves on. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

As always a superb day. We had booked the water sports and arrived in the pouring rain, got changed in out wet gear and off out on our kayaks to the trampoline. Our group of 9 consisted of the youngest being 5yrs and the oldest...More

Thank MM1Kenmare
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi MM1Kenmare, Thank you for taking the time out to review out business and for your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that the rain didn't bother ye and we always try to get across - you are still going to get wet in...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great day out! Thanks to Patsy for a lovely trip! We got to see lots of wildlife on Kenmare Bay. Beautiful scenery!More

1  Thank Máiréad N
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Mairead M, Thank you for taking the time out to review our business. We are delighted you enjoyed a great trip out on our 'Star of Kenmare' Wildlife Cruise. It's great you got to know our captain Patsy so has over 40 years experience...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

The whole family loved this place. Cruise: Having been let down by another cruise operator in Kenmare we were delighted to find the Star Cruise. Lovely staff took our booking, made sure the kids were looked after and when we got on-board there were only...More

2  Thank slumped
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi slumped, Thank you for taking the time out to review our business. We are happy to hear you had a great time on our 'Star of Kenmare Wildlife Cruise'. We pride ourselves on being punctual, informative and creating an enjoyable experience for everyone. I...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We went on the boat trip which was quite relaxing. The highlight was definitely the many seals which we managed to get a close view of. The history of the surrounding buildings was also quite interesting. However, it would have been made even better with...More

Thank Lucy K
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StarOutdoors, Owner at Star Outdoors Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Lucy K, Thank you for taking the time out to review Star Outdoors. From this season on, we will be providing live commentary on the cruise which will rectify the above issue. We have also had a word with out captain who has 40...More

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Barry1176
30 January 2015|
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Response from StarOutdoors | Property representative |
Hi Andy, Thanks for your enquiry on activities at Star Outdoors Kenmare. For 5 years of age upwards we have the following suitable options; crazy golf, archery, obstacle course, kayaking, pedalboats and watertrampoline. For... More
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