Smugglers Cove FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about the Smugglers Cove attractions.

Do I need to pre-book the activities?

It is essential to book the Tubing Park online which you can do here.

You do not need to prebook the adventure golf and mazes. You can just arrive, pay and play. Walk-ins are always welcome. However there is an option to book a limited number of fast track ticket which reduced both check in and waiting time.

What is the minimum age allowed on the tubing park?

The minimum age allowed in The Tubing Park is 8 years old. Children between 8-11 (inclusive) must be accompanied by a paying adult who is 17 years or older.

Can my 8-year-old go on a tube on their own?

Yes! Children over 8 years old can go on tubes on their own but there has to be a participating adult in The Tubing Park with them.


NO! each child does not have to be accompanied by an individual adult. An adult per small group of children is sufficient.

Does The Tubing Park still open on wet days?

Yes! The Tubing Park is opened every day. The rare occasion where there is excessively strong winds, The Tubing Park may have to be closed.

How long does the tubing last?

The tubing slots are 50 minutes long.

Do you take walk ins?

Walk ins are welcome when there is availability on the tubing which is rare. Therefore, it is recommend booking online beforehand to secure your place.

Walk ins for the Adventure Golf and mazes are always welcome. There may be a small wait for clubs at times for the golf.

Is Smugglers Cove buggy / wheelchair friendly?

The Adventure Golf is buggy friendly but is not fully wheelchair friendly. Smugglers Maze and The Tubing Park are not buggy/wheelchair friendly.


No! Each activity is priced separate. There is a combo deal which includes the Adventure Golf and Smugglers Maze which is €10 for a child and €12.50 for an adult.

Can children under 8 go on a tube with an adult?

No! The minimum age allowed in The Tubing Park is 8 years old.

Can I change my booking day or time?

Yes! All bookings can be change from your confirmation email. You can do this up to 24hrs before your booking. There are no refunds for cancelled bookings or no-shows.

Do you do a family ticket?

No! Each person is priced separate.

If I arrive late to the tubing, do I still get my full 50 minutes?

No! Your time slot starts on the hour and will finish 50 minutes past the hour. If you arrive late, your time slot will still finishes at 50 minutes past the hour as the next slot will be due to start. To prevent late arrival, we recommend that you arrive 20 minutes before your booking time.


A fast-track ticket for the Golf and Mazes allows visitors to reduce their check in time and club waiting time. Fast Track tickets reduce but does not eliminate waiting times.

What age is the golf and maze suitable for?

The golf and maze are suitable for all ages.

When does the Maize Maze open?

The Maize Maze usually opens in Mid-July.

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