Kayak & Canoe Hire Northern Ireland


Recommended DIY Canoe Hire Northern Ireland & Kayak Hire Itineraries

With your camera and picnic on board, paddle from Dickson Island across the sheltered water of Castle Ward Bay keeping an eye out for the friendly Seals as you go! Stop off at far side of bay for a bite to eat, whilst enjoying the stunning views across Strangford Lough and Castle Ward Estate. Canoe hire Northern Ireland.

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Hire Costs @ Castle Ward to reserve your kayak/canoe(s) please email us or call +44 (0)28 4372 3933

Pre Booking is recommended as it includes ‘estate entry day pass’ on to Castle Ward Estate.

Half Day 
(up to 2.5 hrs)

1 person Sit-on-Top Kayak #


Includes buoyancy aid, paddle, full body wet suit, warm shower/changing facilities & estate entry

2/3 person Tandem Sit-on-Top Kayak #


Includes buoyancy aids, paddles, full body wet suits, warm shower/changing facilities & estate entry

x2 Canoes (rafted together as Catamaran so very stable)

4-6 people


Includes buoyancy aids, paddles,  warm shower/changing facilities & estate entry

# = full body wetsuits must be worn when hiring sit-on-top kayaks.

Included in Canoe/Kayak Rental:

Your chosen boat

Buoyancy aids and paddles

Friendly & helpful local advice. A thorough safety + technique briefing

 Warm shower and comfortable changing facilities

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Terra Nova Trisar Tent (2 person)

25.00 per night

North Face VE25 Tent (3/4 person)

40.00 per night

 Mountain Hardwear Expedition Tent (8/9 person)  60.00 per night

Cooking kit and crockery (up to 4 people)

7.00 per night

Sleeping Bag (1 person)

5.00 per night

Head Torch  (1 person)

2.00 per night

Light Gas Barbecue (3 burner plus hotplate & utensils)

60.00 per night

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