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Mike M wrote a review Apr 2021
Market Harborough, United Kingdom21 contributions17 helpful votes
The old lifeboat has been sold and is no longer in Whitby. It therefore cannot provide trips. There are plenty of other boats than can though.
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Joseph H wrote a review Apr 2020
Ossett, United Kingdom696 contributions359 helpful votes
Went on here in October with our dog and loved it. Great fun, cheap, good views and a hilarious captain. Would highly recommend.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Catherine R wrote a review Mar 2020
Hartlepool, United Kingdom8 contributions
Had a fantastic experiance on one of the hottest days of the year last year. The sea was flat calm and once out in open water, a cool breeze was most welcomed. What a magical day both my sister and I had. Worth the £3. We're hoping to repeat it again this year. Love Whitby.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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MinnieMinx67 wrote a review Oct 2019
Durham, United Kingdom31 contributions30 helpful votes
This was an impromptu experience as, whilst just walking past, we were enticed both by the pirate on the quayside and the low £3 fare. We were taken up the river as opposed to out on the sea and thoroughly enjoyed every minute. Lots to look at in the way of boats, riverside houses and bridges, and also spotted plenty of wildlife - including a seal! The skipper was chatty and enthusiastically pointed out things to look at, despite our trip probably being the last of the day. Couldn't fault a thing. Delighted with the experience and would certainly go again - wholeheartedly recommend!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Laura O wrote a review Oct 2019
Chesterfield, United Kingdom40 contributions6 helpful votes
Fabulous trip aboard this lovely boat with the Captain dressed as a pirate . A great price of £3 per person and our little dog travelled for free. We sailed out to the bouy after a safety briefing and heard some history about Whitby. The Captain was clear even over the wind and waves and kept the facts fun and interesting. We’ve been to Whitby a few times before but he told us stories we hadn’t heard. As we sailed out of the harbour the Captain told us to look in towards the shore and we could see dolphins ! The great thing about this boat being a little smaller than some others is that the dolphins were so close. Keeping the boat steady enough for us to take photos and pointing out where the dolphins were (and giving us his top tips to spot them) couldn’t have been easy but was managed with great aplomb. We had a fabulous trip and I would definitely recommend if you’re visiting Whitby.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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