RNLI Castletownbere Lifeboat Station

Castletownbere Lifeboat Station

Established in 1997, Castletownbere lifeboat now operates from a newly-constructed boathouse and provides 24 hour search and rescue between Mizen Head and Kenmare Bay.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Castletownbere Lifeboat Station

12.47pm 5 December 2022
5.50pm 7 September 2022
9.16am 18 August 2022
10.01pm 13 August 2022
5.39pm 19 July 2022
2.36pm 2 July 2022
5.44pm 24 June 2022
1.31pm 23 May 2022
10.02pm 9 March 2022
5.32pm 31 August 2021
8.13pm 13 August 2021
2.06am 5 August 2021
10.45pm 25 July 2021
8.42am 14 July 2021
7.14pm 10 July 2021
7.14pm 10 July 2021
1.43pm 5 June 2021
9.05pm 10 May 2021
8.31am 27 March 2021
12.22pm 26 March 2021

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 11°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Castletownbere Lifeboat Station
Co. Cork

Station phone number

027 70999


Parking, Disabled parking, Disabled access

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Visitor contact

Our opening hours are dependent on the availability of our volunteers, so please call ahead to avoid disappointment.

Visitor contact phone number

027 70999

Shop hours

Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

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