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Address: Porth Daniel Boat Yard Water Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5DE, Wales
Phone Number:
+44 333 123 4303
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits, its stately homes,...

Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits, its stately homes, ferocious tides and whirlpools or travel seaward to Llandwyn Island, a rocky peninsula of outstanding beauty surrounded by white sandy beaches.Our vessels are state of the art RIBs with quiet but powerful 250hp engines capable of carrying up to 11 people at 50 mph, in comfort.

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We were picked up from the gardens of our Hotel by Charles a charming guide who clearly had a passion for his work. From the History of the area to the excitement of the ride... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We were picked up from the gardens of our Hotel by Charles a charming guide who clearly had a passion for his work. From the History of the area to the excitement of the ride itself Charles was always engaging, interesting and fun! To see the some of the amazing sights not visible from the roads, the havens for wildlife... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a private trip for the family (2 adults and 3 children) for 1.5hr which was great value for money. Excellent communication from first enquiring over Facebook, to discussing over the phone. Really impressed with the flexibility too, as a few days before the weather changed and so we got to go a day earlier. Also with the weather... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous trip! As everybody has already said, this really is fun! Our skipper was Charles, a very experienced and qualified guide and sailor, who worked hard to ensure everyone enjoyed and got the most out of their ride. We had full confidence in him and the boat. It is essential to wrap up warm, even on mild days, as the... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great trip with a fantastic captain. He got the right changes between speed and pauses. We saw lots of seals around puffin island.

Thank Peter L
Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little unsure about going on this, but soo glad i did! Absolutely amazing. The guys were all fantastic. The kids loved it. Definitely go again (once I've saved up a bit!)

Thank Jen_W_77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great time Great guide Happy days Highly recommended Great Birthday treat Beautiful coastline Wrap up warm!! Thank you

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

What a brilliant and beautiful ride we had. We went to llanddwyn along the menai straight's. The best experience I've had on a "speed boat"! Well worth a go.

Thank Dylan J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Charles the tour guide was great and is absolutely passionate about what he does. He's an incredible pilot also! Did the rib ride with my girlfriend in November even if it was a little bit cold( dress warm) the experience was great!

Thank Francois L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Tom took us out on a cold and miserable day but it was still the most fun I've had in ages! There was the obvious high speed fun but also history, wildlife and general information about the area. I'm already planning to return for one of the longer tours in May when we return to Anglesey.

Thank Spamette
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a chilly, miserable November day but this did not detract at all from the enjoyment. An hour of a mixture of high speed thrills and sightseeing with information given by skipper Tom. Had a great time and would recommend it to anyone visiting the area. We'll certainly be back on our next visit.

Thank Robert R

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