There are many ways to experience The Fermanagh Lakelands for yourself; take a taxi journey like never before aboard Erne Water Taxi; Hire a self-drive Boat Day boats with Erne Boat Hire Ltd or hire a cruiser for some island-hopping on the Lakelands and you will never regret it.
Experience Fermanagh’s newest service Erne Water Taxi. Sit back, relax and see Lough Erne your way with our chauffeur driven boats. With seating for up to 8 people, our boats are specifically designed for comfort, with individual coach seating and unrestricted views of the Lough. The closed cabin design protects you from the elements allows you to get closer to the water in complete safety. The boats can travel slowly, but also at speed allowing us to get to you faster and allowing you to see more of Lough Erne.
We are a husband and wife team, Barry & Helen Flanagan. Having worked in tourism and the outdoors in Fermanagh we wanted to give visitors the chance to see, learn, taste and touch more of Lough Erne and become immersed in the spectacular lakeland landscape. Our water taxi service will provide you with a pick up and drop-off service from any accessible jetty on the Lough and we also offer a range of tours of Lough Erne including a new Food Trail.
Erne Boat Hire is a family run business which is involved in the rental of small pleasure craft. The boats are purpose built for the rental market and can comfortably hold six adults.The boats are powered by a 6hp four stroke petrol engine and all are self drive.
Buoyancy aids, maps and fuel provided and if required tuition can be given to inexperience boaters.
Devenish Island is approximately 30 minutes travel time. Ardowen Theatre and Killyhelvin Hotel are approximately 20 minutes travel time.
The boats are an ideal way to view the wildlife of beautiful Lough Erne or to take in the historical sites of Enniskillen and the surrounding area.
Enniskillen is Ireland’s only island town and a circumnavigation of the town can easily be included in your trip.
The boats have two large storage lockers which are perfect for holding all your picnic items. We are a dog friendly hire company.