Cú Lir

Life on board

Life on board

Cú Lir has been designed to be a pleasant and involving place to work. We will run a safe boat and use the best safety procedures and equipment to ensure your security. Scientific passengers will be regarded as part of the crew for the trip and, if scientific work allows, can be involved in every aspect of the running of the boat. And she is a capable sailing vessel – you will be encouraged to sail and navigate during your trip. The pilot house has been specifically designed to be a place to watch the ocean and wildlife in comfort during meals while the cockpit allows you to have some quiet time on deck but still sheltered from the elements while at anchor.

Each berth is designed for comfort (you can sit up comfortably) and for privacy too. Apart from providing warm and comfortable accommodation, we will also focus on the quality of the food and drink onboard. We will try to ensure that local and fresh food and drink is provided where ever possible. A very safe aluminium tender which you may sail or row will be available to you and you may use the vessels robust inflatable tender for shore trips. The crew will actively foster an interesting, friendly and social time onboard.

Cú Lir has been designed to be a pleasant and involving place to work. We will run a safe boat and use the best safety procedures and equipment to ensure your security. Scientific passengers will be regarded as part of the crew for the trip and, if scientific work allows, can be involved in every aspect of the running of the boat. And she is a capable sailing vessel – you will be encouraged to sail and navigate during your trip. The pilot house has been specifically designed to be a place to watch the ocean and wildlife in comfort during meals while the cockpit allows you to have some quiet time on deck but still sheltered from the elements while at anchor.

Each berth is designed for comfort (you can sit up comfortably) and for privacy too. Apart from providing warm and comfortable accommodation, we will also focus on the quality of the food and drink onboard. We will try to ensure that local and fresh food and drink is provided where ever possible. A very safe aluminium tender which you may sail or row will be available to you and you may use the vessels robust inflatable tender for shore trips. The crew will actively foster an interesting, friendly and social time onboard.