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Describe here the berthing options of this port. Are there moorings or you have to anchor? Do most boats moor side-to, stern-to, or bow-to? Etc.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

  • Kinsale Yacht Club
    Telephone: +353 21 477 3433 | Fax: +353 21 477 4455 | Email. Kinsale Yacht Club is a very welcoming Yacht Club in a very accessible port.Club house has showers and a bar. There is also dining on racing evenings
  • There is a well sheltered marina, visitors use the outside pontoon. (Details ?)


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Yacht Repairs and Services

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Marine Stores

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Fuel, Water, & Electricity

Kinsale Yacht Club Marina has Water and Electricity on the pontoons. There is a fuel dock at the Castlepark Marina nearby. Fuel can also be ordered from local fuel companies and one can fill up at the Pier.

Things to do Ashore


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Grocery & Supply Stores

Supermarket and lots of other shops in town.


  • Kinsale is the Gourmet capital of Ireland.

Too many to mention.




Motorbike & Car Rentals

Garbage Disposal



Transportation (local and/or international)

  • Bus service to Cork city and Cork International Airport
  • Good connections to the UK by air
  • Taxis easily available


Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.

  • Michael Mc Laughlin will try to help
    Contact at Email
    Phone +353 86 8331326


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References & Publications

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