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About The Beastie Boats
Whether it be the mystery, the stunning scenery, or the history, we want to get you up close and personal with it all. Climb aboard our brand new 12 Seater RIB Speedboat at the Clansman Harbour, and launch yourself onto the water for a 1 hour long tour to discover why we love this place so much! Our tours aim is to get you “As Close As You’ll Get” to capturing everything that Loch Ness is so famous for.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed the Bestie Boat experience. I had friends from Holland staying with there 11 year old son. I took them on the boat for a tour of Loch Ness and they absolutely loved it saying it was the highlight of there holiday. Would...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took 4 young boys (aged 5-10 years) on Beastie Boats and they loved it - as did the grown ups. It was exciting, exhilarating, informative, fun and fast (yet felt very safe). Roddy- our skipper was very personable and particularly good at answering questions...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Hamerboys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had and absolutely fantastic time. We had a tour of some of the out of sight attractions and a beautiful view of Urquart castle. The pilot, Roddy, was a great tour guide and a very friendly face. Would highly recommend to anyone and would also...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank simonlevert
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our trip with The Beastie Boats today. The tour was very entertaining, and our guide Steve was fantastic. He was knowledgeable and very fun. After we watched around 100 people get into a larger boat with a different tour...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank millicentbystander2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This boat ride was awesome! Even on a super windy and rainy day, the waves just added to the fun! Great tour guide, explains everything and let’s you know when it might be a bit bumpy and you might get wet, but full waterproofs were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ellie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve had a very active week in the Highlands and 2 days are top of the family’s days list.. one climbing a mountain (to us at least ) and the other with Roddie and the Beastie Boat . For me and our Daughter it was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank robp495
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our trip on the Wee Beastie, which departs from the Clansman Hotel on Loch Ness. The trip down to Urquhart Castle and up to the start of Loch Dochfour was really fun, especially with a soundtrack of pounding tunes! Thanks to Roddy...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Peter L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only just up the road for me, but wanted to do this for a while, delighted when our visiting nephew agreed to join me. To quote my nephew ‘very, very good, and very fun’ - I completely agree!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank RoseM182
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing time during our speedboat visit yo loch ness. Amazing música, great energy and so much fun. Roddy Is was a super host ! Thank you

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank katiasielecki
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic speed boat experience! We enjoyed very much and my friends even wanted more. First you ar covered in waterproof suits, then the speed ride is ahead. Captain stopped in several placed to briefly share some interesting facts. We visited vast area of the lake....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Graham0072015 | Reviewed this property |
You get even more wet!
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July 13, 2018|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
The Beastie Boat is part of the Jacobite Experience which also has buses running between Inverness and Urquhart Castle. It may be worth contacting Jacobite to find out if they have any link-up deals to get you to The... More
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