Frequently Asked Questions
Where can we depart from?
Cork City Marina is we most of our corporate trips depart from, This location is ideally suited for meeting because of its central location and it also allows for food and drinks to be organised for afterwards.
How much does it cost?
There are a number of options available. If you are looking for trips from the Lower Harbour you can book a boat from just €160.00 for up to 6ppl for 1hr. You can always extend your trips from €25pp for each hour.
How long is the trip?
Trips from Cork City are 2.5hr long. There is a speed limit between Blackrock Castle and Cork City Centre so this give you approx 20min of cruising either way to take in the views of the River Lee.
What should I bring?
Ocean Escapes provides Lifejackets for all our customers. We also have full Gortex waterproofs* for everyone onboard should the be required.
Do we stop for a drink?
-Yes. We have allowed a 20min stop for refreshments in either Crosshaven, Cobh or Aghada during the 2.5hr trip. If you would like more stops they can be added from as little as *€50.00 per 30min stop.