Looking to give your event something a little different, and create a special day to remember? Ocean Escapes can tailor a day to your needs. These trips are perfect for Sports & Social clubs.
Suitable for all, whether you are searching for adrenaline and speed or beautiful scenery.
Turn your summer office party into one to remember
Experience you'll never forget
Ocean Escapes operates Corks largest fleet of RIBs. Nobody else comes close.
The City Seafari is by for our most popular option when going out on the water. Departing from Cork City we route down river before opening up the boats at Blackrock Castle where there is free speed. Due to the departure point we recommend at least 2.5hrs to make the most of this trip.
If your looking for the best chance of spotting wildlife we suggest you depart from the many Lower Harbour departure points. On the Harbour Discovery we venture offshore where we often spot Dolphins, Seals, Basking Sharks & Whales.
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. Our trips are ideal for team building or a "breakout" for a meeting or conference.
Our trips are perfect for Team Building. Take in the sights of Cork Harbour before stopping off for refreshments in one of the many shore side Bars & Restaurants with amazing views over the Harbour.
With the fastest and largest commercial 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.
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.
There are a wide variety of Bars & Restaurants that we use before, during or after our trips. Talk to us about BBQ's and other options available exclusively to Ocean Escapes customers.
Ocean Escapes can cater for groups of 100+
You can extend your trip as long as you like.
All of our charters are fully customizable
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.
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.
For a truly professional look why not brand our Boats with flags and vinyls. Please contact us to talk through how we can make this happen.
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.
Let us answer some questions for you.
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?
This can largely depend on numbers but generally its €50pp based on a min of 10ppl per boat. Our boats can hold 12ppl each.
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.