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Castle Cruises Loch Ness

Drumnadrochit IV63 6TX, Scotland
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Fabulous trip

We boarded the van in the car park and headed to the pier. We were a small group of 4 and the last... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
ctrailriders1
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Jackson, Ohio
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Fun with Nessie

We had a very nice cruise of Loch Ness, which has beautiful scenery along the way to Urquhart... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
ntflady
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San Marcos, California
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Drumnadrochit IV63 6TX, Scotland
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"informative cruise"
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We boarded the van in the car park and headed to the pier. We were a small group of 4 and the last trip of the day, but that didn't dampen our trip a bit. Gordon was the perfect captain. Extremely knowledgeable about the Loch...More

Thank ctrailriders1
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had a very nice cruise of Loch Ness, which has beautiful scenery along the way to Urquhart castle where we were dropped off. The lake was very serene and calm that day and I was able to take some stunning photos of the changing...More

Thank ntflady
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely trip skippered by Gordon. As well as getting onto the loch, we learned about the mobster myths, other famous events and the geology of the loch. We were lucky with the weather so had a good view of the castle and...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely tour. Small group so easy to listen and ask questions. Saw the castle from far away and up close. Learned all about the history of Loch Ness and Nessie, with lots of detail preparing us for our stop to the exhibition centre.

Thank JEH87
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Such a great boat trip! My husband and I bought our tickets at the Loch Ness Gifts shop opposite the Information Centre. A minibus collects you from outside the Information Centre and takes you to where the boat is moored, which took around 5 minutes...More

1  Thank Amber M
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A superb boat trip , and a educational history lesson . Pick you up in a mini bus by the information centre and delivers you back after the trip . Tickets purchased from the shop in Drumnadrachit shop .

1  Thank Vampire123
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Good boat trip, dogs allowed and friendly staff onboard. Make sure you ask a lot of questions as the staff are very knowledgable about the loch.

1  Thank TimC250
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Good value for an hours family entertainment. The skipper was very friendly and knowledgeable and answered all questions fielded to him even in Spanish for foreign visitors! Would recommend this cruise very highly.

1  Thank Monkeytennis1974
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Looked into the cruises before we left home. This one came up and booked the day we arrived for the following day. Small cruiser which was better than the larger ones. Gentleman was both bus driver and sailor. Very informative enjoyed it immensely. Recommend it...More

1  Thank annearundale
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I cruised with Deepscan, not one of the other companies, and it was excellent. The leader of our trip was one of the actual scientists who had been studying the lake since the 1960s when he was in his 20s, Dick Raynor. The boat only...More

1  Thank lizardtiff
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Dana C
8 November 2016|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
Good Evening Dana, Castle Cruises Loch Ness operates its own vessel. For more information visit our website Thank you Gordon J.R.G. Menzies Skipper & Proprietor
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Kidtoon
29 July 2015|
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Response from MrsHaugs | Reviewed this property |
You may want to reach out to them directly at their website. You can easily find their site by googling "Castle Cruises Loch Ness". They have a "Contact Us" page with an enquiry form.
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tishjeffery
5 July 2015|
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Response from CC3Nassau | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are very popular here in Scotland and seem to go everywhere with people, but you should call to ask. We had a duck join our boat ride but no other animals.
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