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Ilfracombe Princess

Ilfracombe Harbour | Kiosk 2, Ilfracombe Pier, Ilfracombe, England
+44 1271 879727
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A very informative boat trip

We went on the Ilfracombe Princess and was very impressed with the boat and the information that we... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Loads of Seals

We picked a hot clear day and we were so glad we did, the views from the boat were spectacular, we... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Spectacular wildlife and coastal cruises aboard "Ilfracombe Princess" one of the most technologically advanced passenger vessels in the U.K.Based in Ilfracombe harbour the Ilfracombe Princess cruises frequently sight seals, porpoises and dolphins.New in 2005 and licensed for 100 passengers. Come and enjoy one of the most dramatic coastal landscapes in England aboard our safe comfortable vessel the 'Ilfracombe Princess'For more information, sailing times and to book visit us at the Pier Kiosk.
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Ilfracombe Harbour | Kiosk 2, Ilfracombe Pier, Ilfracombe, England
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

We went on the Ilfracombe Princess and was very impressed with the boat and the information that we were given whilst going to different places. Would definitely recommend this trip. Good value for money.

1  Thank jillym7
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We picked a hot clear day and we were so glad we did, the views from the boat were spectacular, we didn't see Dolphin but loads of Grey Seals and several different types of birds . The sea on the way back turned a little...More

Thank tornadio
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with our children 6&3 on the 1 hour cruise. Booking was efficient and the kids loved the top deck. Nice to see hele bay where we were staying.

Thank Jen.Hicks
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We did the hour long cave tours which went all along the coast, the driver is very good and recommends lots of places in the local area which may otherwise been unknown to holiday makers, would recommend going at the beginning of your holiday, kids...More

Thank Jadeab1990
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I was very frustrated trying to book before we arrived in Ilfracombe and was told to call back a week before then a day before and then on the morning. Tides weren't right for the seal trip but we went along the coast and the...More

1  Thank ShariWestSussex
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We were in Ilfracombe for a short break and fancied the boat trip on the large Princess cruiser. Unfortunately, the day we choose was very wet! Rather than cancel completely, we had a trip out on a smaller vessel, seating about 15 people. The girl...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Went on trip with family,lovely calm sea and blue skies.Very good info off captain,views and sites were wicked.Even showed you little beach coves you could get to .Very good.

Thank waz e
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We did the 2 1/2 hour trip due to the tides, fantastic coast, didn't really see any animals, had great weather so it made the trip but 1 1/2 would have been better.

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I went with mu husband on a coastal sea trip for an hour and a half with a commentary. We weren't lucky enough to see porpoises but we spotted Oyster catchers, Gannets and Fulmars and the scenery was really beautiful. Visibility was limited so we...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately on this trip to Devon I have had to use a wheelchair and crutches, the lady at the kiosk ensured my chair was looked after and was waiting for me on our return, the men on the boat were very patient as we slowly...More

Thank nina t
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Rachael B
17 May 2017|
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Response from David_Barbeary | Property representative |
Yes, children are welcome, under 5's are free of charge.
Raymond J
22 March 2017|
Response from nina t | Reviewed this property |
Yes I took my puppy on yesterday 😊
14 February 2017|
Response from Diane L | Reviewed this property |