Stag & Hen


Make it a day to remember.


Experience you'll never forget

Ocean Escapes operates Corks largest fleet of RIBs. Nobody else comes close. We are experts in Stag & Hen Parties.

Stag & Hen Parties

Why not try something very different from the typical day out. Hire your own skippered RIB and experience the worlds second largest natural harbour packed with some scenic Bars & Restaurants.


With the fastest and largest RIBs in Cork Ocean Escapes can truly create an experience you'll never forget. We make full use of the breathtaking speed and performance of these unique custom built RIBs. When more than one boat is required we blast through Cork Harbour in in close formation creating a truly unique experience.


Ocean Escapes can create a package to suit your needs and budget, We can fit our trips around your schedule from trips of less than an hour to a whole day charter. We keep the day moving and can stop in a number of locations which allow you to make the most of the day, We can include a brewery tour or a number of special additions exclusive to our customers.

Cork Harbour

Our trips are based in and around Cork Harbour. Take in the sights before stopping off for refreshments in one of the many shore side Bars & Restaurants with amazing views over the Harbour.


Most of our clients depart from Cork City Marina which is right in the heart of the City however pick ups can be arranged from Crosshaven, Cobh, Aghada & Monkstown.

Looking for more?

Why not let us know what your looking for. Ocean Escapes is proud to have partnered up with some of Corks biggest and best Bars which give our customers the very best.

Coastal Bar & Restaurants

The Oar Bar - Crosshaven

Cronins - Crosshaven

Buckleys Bar - Crosshaven

Fitzgibbons - Crosshaven

The Pepperstack - Aghada

The Quays Bar - Cobh

The Rising Sons Brewery - Cork City

Tequilla Jacks - Cork City


Cork City Marina

Pairc Ui Caoimh

Tivoli Docks

Blackrock Castle

Lough Mahon

Martello Towers

Passage West


Verolme Dockyard





Spike Island


Camden Fort

Roches Point Lighthouse

 Plus so much more...



We operate during daylight hours. Each boat carries up to 12 passengers and we price per boat.

We do have some dates available for public sailings. Please contact us to talk through the latest offers.

Great Value

Ocean Escapes owns Cork's largest fleet of RIBs which makes is competitively priced and have significant experience at putting together and amazing day - Our customers come back year after year.


Most groups aim to arrive sometime between 10.00 - 12.00. The day is yours, the boats are your and the departure time is yours.


Once the whole party has assembled, The skippers will give a safety briefing and hand out the required equipment and talk through conditions.


We are happy to recommend lunch locations for during or after the trip and to suit every budget.

Our Boats

Ocean Escapes has the largest, fastest and the best equipped RIBs in Cork. All our RIBs and state of the art sound systems and carry all necessary safety equipment which is well beyond industry standards. All of our boats are fully licenced with the department of marine and are fully insured.


Ocean Escapes runs all year. Only heavy rain slows us down but rest easy, All our prices include high quality breathable wet weather gear which protects against the elements, During the summer we even carry bottles of water, sun cream, hair bobbins and clips. We do everything to keep you as dry and comfortable as possible.


Participants will need to be in good health. Unfortunately it is not advised that if you have knee, hip, back, neck or any conditions that may restrict your movement that you avail of our service. We also advise that if you are pregnant to seek advise from a doctor or medical professional before going out on the boat. Please contact us to discuss any issues of concern.

Here are some of your questions answered...

Where do we depart from?

Generally Stag & Hen Parties depart from the Cork City Marina which is located in the City jsut a few minutes walk from Patricks Street.

Can we drink onboard?

Yes! Ocean Escapes has allowed for a 20min stop during our 2.5hr trip from Cork City but during your trip there will be time for a drink onboard so if you would like to bring your own you are more than welcome to.

How much is the trip?

€50pp based on a min of 10ppl per boat. Our RIBs have a capacity of 12ppl per boat and with a number of boats available the sky is the limit with group sizes. Tip: most groups add an additional stop for just €50 per boat for an additioanl 30min.

Will we get wet?

Well the short answer is No but this does of course depend on the conditions on the day of your trip. Ocean Escapes does offer full Gortex gear to all its customers and we do recommend tht you dress for the weather...but it is Ireland...and your going on a boat...

Can I go on the boat if im Pregnant?

We advise that if you are pregnant to seek advise from a doctor or medical professional before going out on the boat. Ocean Escapes generally wouldnt recommend anyone who is pregnant to avail of our service as sea conditions can be unpredictable.

Ocean Escapes

Cork City





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