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Seabirds-and-Seals

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Shetland's Seabirds-and-Seals Tours - offer excursions around the incredible bird cliffs of Noss in the Shetland Islands. Tours take place twice daily at 10:15am & 2:15pm, departing from the small boat harbour in Shetland's main town of Lerwick. We...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Victoria Pier | Victoria Pier Slipway, Lerwick ZE1 0EL, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so, so lucky. We booked the afternoon sailing on our first day in Lerwick, and it appeared to be the only one for several days that the North Sea and the weather allowed. Even so, our tour guide did let slip that the...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marie and Brian were rally super hosts. There were only six of on the boat (four from the NCL Jade and two from a ferry). Our hosts fully anticipated our reaction to the very choppy seas. Brain was top notch at the help and Marie...More

Thank Paul S
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With our experienced Captain, Brian, and knowledgeable naturalist Marie, enjoyed breathtaking views of the Noss cliffs, seabird colonies, the coastline, and seals with the bonus of learning some local history and snagging some very special underwater views. On a cool and windy day on the...More

Thank Diane W
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

So I was visiting my friends in Lerwick and I had a few hours to spend so inspotted the seabird and seals boat, I approached Brian (owner) and asked if there was room for 1 more and there was. I was told to be at...More

Thank bendywendy3
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

A small boat carrying 10 - 12 passengers of a voyage of around 3 hours from Lerwick Victoria Pier to Noss island. A must see place in the Shetland Island and worth spending 45 pounds per person.More

Thank Love_Trvlng
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

A truly wonderful day with Marie and Brian on a boat tour to Ness via the Seals in Lerwick harbour. Everything about the trip was excellent, the boat was stable, the views and bid life exceptional and the hosts looked after us really well. Can't...More

Thank Cogans1
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

Having found the tourist office at Lerwick they informed us of this tour costing £45 each for three hours. That might sound a bit expensive but it was truly worth it. It departs from Victoria harbour which is opposite the tourist board ( where we...More

Thank Ian H
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018

This is a good tour, but we were a little underwhelmed. Maybe the poor weather had something to do with it. The sea became very rough and the boat was tossed around. Our hosts, Marie and Brian, did a great job. Marie handed around ginger...More

Thank julietheoracle
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Many thanks for your review. Sorry you found that the weather was a little bit rough for your yourselves that day, we've been off in a lot worse weather and so many people seem to be really happy that we will make the effort. We...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

One of the many highlights in our week in Shetland was our boat trip with Seabirds and Seals. The operators are very helpful and chatty about what you are seeing and do their best to find and pointout the animals and points of interest. We...More

Thank Butlerfamilytravel
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed another fantastic trip around Noss with th brilliant crew of Seabirds and Seals! I absolutely loved seeing the gannets and watching them and the Bonxies being fed! Even though the weather wasn't perfect, it didn't spoil the trip at all. Thank you so...More

Thank ChilledOotTravels
Marie F, Manager at Seabirds-and-Seals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies in our delay replying to your review, but we have been extremely busy running the business, but now settling down as the season comes to an end. Many thanks for the 5-star review and we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed our...More

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Response from Seabirds-and-Seals | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, Only just received email confirmation to say I have a question on TripAdvisor. Many thsnks for your interest. Yes we have one space remaining, do you wish to book? Kind Regards Marie
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