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Corrib Cruises

Ashford Castle, Cong, Ireland
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Wonderful springtime cruise on Lough Corrib

Patrick Luskin, boat captain, brought us on a very nice, interesting cruise on the lovely Lough... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gerry M
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Limerick, Ireland
One hour cruise

Was an excellent cruise. Very informative and friendly staff. Very comfortable and reasonably... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
108rita
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London, United Kingdom
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Corrib Cruises was founded in 1976 by the Luskin family and today,brothers Patrick and David Luskin still run the business.Patrick and David run two passenger boats on scenic Lough Corrib,using Ashford Castle as their base.Those who take a cruise will enjoy spectacular views of Ashford Castle,the Connemara mountains and some of the 365 islands on the lake.One particular cruise,includes a visit to Inchagoill island,where visitors are taken on a guided tour of St.Patrick's 5th century monastic site,often described as one of Ireland's hidden treasures.
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Ashford Castle, Cong, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Patrick Luskin, boat captain, brought us on a very nice, interesting cruise on the lovely Lough Corrib, largest lake in the Republic. He was full of information on the history of the lake and of the beautiful Ashford Estate from where the cruise commenced. The...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Was an excellent cruise. Very informative and friendly staff. Very comfortable and reasonably priced. Really enjoyed the whole experience

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth boarding at the Castle for the hour cruise around Lough Corrib. The welcome we received was lovely and views from the boat including Ashford Castle made it a special trip.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We cannot review this company any higher! A perfect two hour cruise around stunning scenery and interesting history. Patrick and his team made us feel very welcome, personalising our trip and letting my nephew drive the boat. We enjoyed drinking at the on board bar...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No trip to Ireland is complete without a ride aboard the Isle of Inisfree with Corrib Cruises! I love several of the activities offered at Ashford Castle, but the boat ride is my favorite. Captain David and Captain Patrick are both excellent. They are intelligent,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous trip on Lough Corrib with Captain s David & Peter...most welcoming, knowledgeable and friendly. Cold but sunny and some stunning views of the countryside and Ashford castle...thoroughly recommend it!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cruise was the highlight of our trip to The Lodge at Ashford Castle. The two brothers who run the family business are steeped in the local history & geography of the area & they provide an informative and entertaining commentary throughout the cruise. The...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of traveling with Corrib Cruises today 18/03/18, great experience,Patrick and his able assistant John, were excellent hosts, and made it a memorable experience, very informative trip and wonderful views of Ashford Castle and Lough Corrib and their surroundings, if anyone is in...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Decided to take this tour while the ladies were in the SPA. It was so good I went again the next day with all the family. The commentary was excellent. The views from the lough stunning. Worth every cent of the €20. A family business...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Lovely boat ride. Two brothers ran the cruise and they were very friendly and very informative. Nice way to spend an hour.

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Dogs are allowed on board,for the safety of passengers and the dog they must be kept on a lead.
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Response from lady-McBeth | Reviewed this property |
You can board at Ashford pier or Lisloughry pier ...both in Cong...both well signposted. Also... You can take the boat trip across the lake at Oughterard and sail into Cong. Whichever direction you come from try and take the... More
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