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Address: Silver Sands Beach, Arisaig PH39 4NH, Scotland
Phone Number: (01687) 450224
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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We chanced a trip to Eigg in very poor weather - heavy rain and wind. The sailing was absolutely fine, a little bouncy at times but nothing too serious. I would recommend in these... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We chanced a trip to Eigg in very poor weather - heavy rain and wind. The sailing was absolutely fine, a little bouncy at times but nothing too serious. I would recommend in these conditions that you sit inside or under the tarp as people outside at the back got very wet when the waves came over! It was not... More 

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We had a really really good day out with this trip. We started in the shop / cafe which has good food and drink and greate views before setting off in poor weather. But the sun came out and the trip to EIgg was exciting. 30 minutes in the characterful cafe then onto Muck with seals and puffins on the... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My wife and I took a day trip on the MV Sheerwater in June to the island of Rum. The boat leaves from Arisaig harbour and takes about 1 ½ hours to get to Rum. You can buy your tickets in the harbour shop and we paid £25 each for the return trip. The boat is medium size and takes... More 

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Inverness
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Our main reason for travelling was to get to Eigg...but in any kind of reasonable weather for watching the world go by, the Sheerwater is an unbeatable way to get to the Small Isles. Wildlife can't be guaranteed, but you would be unlucky not to see seals and a decent selection of seabirds in the summer. We got a distant... More 

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Bayfield, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I would certainly do this again, we see seals, dolphins and many sea birds. The views are outstanding and the weather was perfect in July. We were very lucky it was clear and sunny on our outing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We took this trip last week while on holiday and really enjoyed it. Although the boat is a ferry to Eigg and Muck, if it spots something it will stop or even change direction to let you get a better view. We were lucky enough to see Minke Whales quite close to us, porpoise, seals and lots of sea birds.... More 

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Midhurst, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Perhaps we were fooled by the website, or the words "Wildlife Island Cruises" on the front of the boat, but this is primarily a ferry service. We saw seals basking on rocks, but there were no detours, and no announcement either for them or for the Great Skua that flew low over the boat. Having said that, it was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

It was supposed to be a bike trip to Arisaig, but it turns out to be a nice cruise to Isle of Rum, with great skipper who was trying to find as much wild life as possible during our two hour ferry crossing from Arisaig. Isle of Rum was amazing, but sailing was exciting as well, as we can see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was going to see an Isle of Rum, but the ferry wasn't just ferry, but cruise to look for wild life. It was so amazing. We saw only some dolphins and lot of seals, but it was very close look, because skipper made it sure we can see them from as close as it was possible to not disturb... More 

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inverness
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

What an experience! I set of from my home in Inverness at 7.30am when the weather was fine, travelled for over 3 hours only to be told the boat was not sail that day due bad weather. I can understand for safety reason for the boat not sailing but to have taken someone's mobile phone number when bookings months in... More 

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Address: Address: Silver Sands Beach, Arisaig PH39 4NH, Scotland
Phone Number: (01687) 450224
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Arisaig
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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