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Ardnamurchan Charters

Laga Bay, Acharacle PH36 4JW , Scotland
0044 (0) 1972 500 208
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Ranked #2 of 2 attractions in Acharacle
Type: Boat Tours
Owner description: Ardnamurchan Charters is a small family business providing accommodation and a variety of wildlife,fishing and island hoping trips since the mid 90’s.... more » Owner description: Ardnamurchan Charters is a small family business providing accommodation and a variety of wildlife,fishing and island hoping trips since the mid 90’s. With our self drive boats, charter boat excursions and accommodation (with self drive boats included) we provide safe and varied access to marine activities from and around the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Charter Boat Excursions, Laurenca II is a MSA code 2, 38ft Aqua Star. Experienced and qualified crew with an abundance of local knowledge. Departing from our base in Laga Bay we can pick up from the Island of Carna, Rahoy and Drimnin by arrangement (depending on excursion). Excursions vary from 2hr trips in the local lochs to full day trips in and around the Inner Hebrides. Exclusive private charters available. ·Marine toilet on board. ·Disabled access. ·All trips are passenger number and weather dependant. ·Booking is essential to ensure the trip runs and to secure your place in advance. ·Fishing equipment sponsored by PENN. ·Teas, coffee and home made soup available. Self Drive Boats provide an opportunity to see local wildlife at your own leisure, with half day and daily hires available. All instruction and safety equipment required is provided. Please visit our website for further reading, information and booking instructions. Hope to see you soon, from all at Ardnamurchan Charters. « less
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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

We set off into Loch Sunart after very clear and helpful intructions on how to drive the boat and safety intructions to look at the wild life and fish. The 3 of us had an amazing day, saw lots of birds and caught a mackeral. The most amazing thing, which is often the case in Scotland was the light. We... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We took the 2 hour trip to the Treshnish Islands to see puffins. It was a long journey there but the crew pointed out porpoises and basking shark on the way. The island we stopped at was incredible. Hundreds of beautiful puffins within feet of us. It was great. Andy then took us further up the island to see other... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We booked a 2 hour trip for later the same day. We were then a little disappointed when we were told that there had been a mix up and our trip was cancelled. However, the company kindly offered us a 4 hour trip as a replacement with no extra charge, and we had a fantastic time. The owner was very... More

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Southminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We have just returned from a memorable and magical stay for a week on the isle of Carna. This is an amazing location and we and our three dogs had a fantastic week. The views from the cottage kitchen and conservatory are spectacular. Basically these rooms are the best wildlife hide imaginable with the bonus of food and drink to... More

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

we have just had a amazing week in the cottage we didnt go out on the boat trip ,maybe next time remember all your food supply's for your trip and you never need to go anywhere it is so peaceful with amazing views you feel like you are the only people there.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We stayed for a week 3rd to 10th August 2013 at Laga Bay. Apart from staying at a fabulous cottage overlooking Loch Sunart, we had a fantastic boat trip with Tom (and Dexter his black lab) from Ardnamurchan Charters. Starting at Laga Bay we went out to Cairns of Coll to see harbour porpoises, many seals, followed by 8 basking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

We stayed for 4 nights on the Island of Carna. Although accommodation is quite basic, the views, wildlife, and boat trips make this a magical place to relax and unwind. The boat trip to the Treshnish Isles was amazing, puffins galore on Lunga. Andy and family are great. Dogs lovely too.

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Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

We all had a really fantastic time staying for the week in Laga Lodge. It was truly superb. This holiday had to be our best family fishing holiday ever. We have to give a very special thank you to Andy, Allison, Tom, Graeme et al and to Tag, Spider and Hendrix (the dogs) for making our stay so pleasurable. Lucy... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

On Friday 19th August, towards the end of our holiday, we booked a boat trip to Tobermory, Mull with Ardnamurchan Charters. We spent about 3 hours exploring Tobermory and on the return journey we sought out any wildlife that was around. We saw porpoises and many seals. Sue and Tom were very friendly and accommodating. The trip was well worth... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

We took the all day trip from Laga Bay out to the Cairns of Coll then on to Muck. It was brilliant. Tom and Sue were friendly, hospitable and knowledgeable guides who were at pains to ensure everyone had a good time. We saw loads of wildlife at close quarters including minke whales, basking sharks, thousands of manx shearwaters, great... More

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