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The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat

Dromahaire Rd, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 4266
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Beautiful views,great for kids.

Thank you Captain.George and first lady Tina for making Oisins Easter dreams come true. He had a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Patricia T
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Rose of Innisfree

Myself and the 2 kids had a lovely afternoon on the boat. It was quiet so the captain took the... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
542malone
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Dublin, Ireland
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The Rose of Innisfree Tourboat operates on the picturesque Lough Gill, in counties Sligo & Leitrim, Ireland. Experience some of the most spectacular scenery, spoken so fondly of by the poet W.B.Yeats, all from the comfort of this 72 seating magnificent vessel. Commentary on board. Full bar facilities available. Tea, Coffee & home baking a speciality.Embarking point is from Parke's Castle. Approximately 7 miles from Sligo town on the R286 Dromahair road. Shuttle service available on request.Also available for private hire. Cruise & Dine... Enjoy a delicious three course meal whilst enjoying the breathtaking surroundings. Full menus available on request.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (10 reviews)
“parkes castle” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
Dromahaire Rd, Sligo, Ireland
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+353 71 916 4266

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you Captain.George and first lady Tina for making Oisins Easter dreams come true. He had a ball.

1  Thank Patricia T
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

So glad to hear you had a lovely time and it made your Easter. Thanks for taking the time to share.

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Myself and the 2 kids had a lovely afternoon on the boat. It was quiet so the captain took the kids onto the bridge, let them wear his hat and he even sent for my phone so he could take pictures. It was a miserable...More

1  Thank 542malone
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your positive experience of our tour. It is greatly appreciated. We hope to see you again one day, on the Lough.

Reviewed 8 October 2016

I was looking forward to bringing my group of Seniors on the cruise on Wednesday last, I knew they'd love George with his charming and easy account of places of interest bordering Lough Gill. Sure enough, it was a most enjoyable experience. He told jokes,...More

2  Thank bellacross
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and for sharing your experience of our tour. Very eloquently put.

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A quiet,overcast morning at Parke castle, my husband and I were hoping the boat would go out(they need a minimum of 4) and thankfully a group of 4 showed up as well. So just a small group but George was a fantastic skipper. It was...More

1  Thank Kellie W
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation. Glad to hear you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Took the 1 hour cruise from Parke's Castle with the family (hubby, myself, 13, 11 and 7 yo). There were a group of noisy youngsters on boards so it was hard to hear the skipper initially. He was really interesting and full of knowledge. He...More

2  Thank Oonagh M
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your positive experience of our tour. Sorry we didn't have your favourite tipple on board, we do keep a limited range of stock just due to the nature of the business. Glad you got to hear the commentary...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

A great morning trip on Lough Gill led by the wonderful George who read some exerts from Yeats' work. It was a lovely way to view the lake!

1  Thank mulfaula
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your positive experience of our tour. It is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 8 August 2016

6-8-2016 Both my brother and i took a boat trip on Lough Gill on The Rose of Innisfree it was a two hour round trip which took in Park's castle. the trip started at Dooley park. now i have to say we both enjoyed the...More

1  Thank John C
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you John for taking the time to post up a few words about your trip. The trip really is a suitable activity for all. You do get to see more of the lake & the river garavogue on the longer trips.

Reviewed 7 August 2016

A lovely way to spent two hours - listening to George ( skipper ) reciting WB Yeats as you meander across Lough Gill - if you're in the Sligo area it's a must do. Ps thanks George for letting me take the wheel 😉

1  Thank belfast-jj
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thanks JJ. The pleasure was all ours. Glad you enjoyed your trip and thanks for your help being captain.

Reviewed 6 August 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip on Lough Gill. Beautiful scenery, a great guide and a lovely cup of coffee

1  Thank TopCatTC5
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Glad to hear you thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thanks for sharing.

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We took the boat trip in late July. Due to rainy weather, we had to sit downstairs for most of the tour. The commentary was difficult to hear at times, with the sound being patchy on occasion - it was much better up on deck...More

1  Thank Jacqueline K
Annette N, Public Relations Manager at The Rose of Innisfree Tour Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Sorry to hear you didn't have the best experience on your trip. Unfortunately we cannot control the weather but we would like our passengers to have the best time they can on board. The weather can put a dampener on things, but being fully enclosed...More

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Sagene
4 September 2016|
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Response from Annette N | Property representative |
Hi. Did you get some information on this?
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Ken L
7 August 2015|
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Response from Alan G | Property representative |
Hi. 12.30 and 3.30 from parkes castle. 15e for adults half fare for children. no charge for under fours. Maximum family price of 45 euro. Regards Alan
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AnnetteO321
22 June 2015|
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Response from Alan G | Property representative |
Daily at 12.30 and 3.30 on demand. Advisable to book with larger groups
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