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Ride aboard our ferry "Harbour Queen II" and explore the wonderful Garden of Ilnacullin on Garnish Island. The Harbour Queen II is a custom designed waterbus that will whisk you to Ilnacullin Island (Garnish) from the main pier in Glengarriff. We are very proud of the design of this ferry as it is the culmination of the wisdom of generations of skippers and is tailored specifically to the requirements of the trip to Garinish. Fully licensed by the Department of Transport, this ferry is over 24 tons so you can be sure of a comfortable passage on the short trip to the gardens of Ilnacullin on Garinish Island. The ferry can carry 50 passengers and has a crew of 2 experienced ferrymen. Naturally this ferry is equipped with all standard safety features. Our trip rate starts at €16 per person. If you have any questions, we can answer them through the GetMyBoat messaging platform before paying. Simply press "Request to reserve" and send us an inquiry for a personalized offer.
Harbour Queen Ferry Services was established in 1970. It is owned and operated by Glengarriff and Garnish Island Boat Services Ltd and is the longest operating ferry company in Glengarriff. Our fleet of ferries includes 3 purpose built enclosed water buses which are licensed to carry 45, 50 and 56 passengers. The vessels are fully licensed and inspected annually by the Department of the Marine. Our skippers and crew are all experienced professionals who have had comprehensive safety training courses. The largest vessel in the Fleet “Harbour Queen III” is fully wheelchair accessible.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.