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Ilfracombe Princess
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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...more
Ilfracombe Harbour | Kiosk 2, Ilfracombe Pier, Ilfracombe, England
+44 1271 879727
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All reviews boat trip enjoyable trip interesting commentary lovely trip top deck wildlife cruise grey seals hour cruise on the rocks the north devon coast full refund value for money beautiful coastline short break local history local area lundy island
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

What can I say, it was lovely, we took the short 30 minute trip which was great value for money, the skipper was very informative, and also had a great personality. My daughter really enjoyed it too. Must mention lady in ticket booth she was...More

Thank zahrah
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I'm blown away by the staff at illfracombe princess they were amazing. My sister has walking difficulties and we were very nervous about taking this tour due to there being steps onto the boat. We rang the day before, the lady on the phone was...More

1  Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

On a gorgeous, warm and sunny afternoon I booked the afternoon trip along the coast as a surprise birthday present! We enjoyed the commentary as we stopped along the coastline to see lots of secret coves and beaches that we will visit again. There are...More

Thank Jerseylilly17
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Although a nice trip out. I think too long and could easily of been done in 90 minutes at a reduced cost. Good boat and they did manage elderly customers well. Saw just 3 seals however that is the risk you take.

Thank hat1
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We originally planned to go on Westbound seal cruise, but was informed it would be the Eastbound bird watching cruise on the day we were planning to book. When we arrived at the harbour we were informed that the cruise as cancelled due to lack...More

Thank JagDeeAb
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Almost on a whim we took the two hour trip to see the coastline and waterfall, and are so glad we did. The weather was fantastic, the boat spacious and comfortable and the commentary informative but not intrusive. The skipper went out of his way...More

Thank garybons
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

On our honeymoon and wanting to take the 2 hour wildlife safari cruise we rang at 9am to book. The lady took my name and as I had used my mobile, had my number. They asked us to arrive at 1.30pm and having paid nearly...More

5  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We booked into the seals and lighthouse trip 14th April. Although we didn’t see any seals the trip was delightful and in the wonderful sunshine. The skipper was full of information and gave us a full commentary throughout the trip. We all had assistance in...More

Thank MissMogii
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A great and interesting trip along the North Devon coast from Ilfracombe to see Atlantic Grey Seals. Not disappointed. Informative dialogue from navigator. North Devon/Exmoor in autumn. Wonderful.

Thank rod w
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We have just returned from a short break in Ilfracombe. During our time there we did a few walks and thoroughly enjoyed them. On our last day we decided to go on the retired Life Boat trip as it was only 30 minutes and a...More

2  Thank angelajjames
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Claire T
29 August 2018|
Response from wanda073 | Reviewed this property |
Think it was about £18 think you would be ok
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.