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Lundy Island

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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
+44 1271 863636
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A gem of an island

This island is a true gem. The wildlife is amazing. Stunning to walk around. A must see especially... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
amandabraddick
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Bideford, United Kingdom
An excellent day!

A long day out but well worth the effort. The boat ride over was a bit rough so make sure its calm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martin L
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Located off the coast of Devon, this granite outcrop lies between England and America and is famed for its marine reserve.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“marisco tavern” (64 reviews)
“boat trip” (38 reviews)
“landmark trust” (28 reviews)
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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
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+44 1271 863636
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"marisco tavern"
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"boat trip"
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"landmark trust"
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"the pub"
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"land rover"
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"beautiful island"
in 14 reviews
"bird life"
in 12 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 11 reviews
"government house"
in 9 reviews
"sea sickness"
in 9 reviews
"radio room"
in 8 reviews
"sea birds"
in 15 reviews
"booking office"
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"highland cattle"
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"sika deer"
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"castle cottage"
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"ms oldenburg"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This island is a true gem. The wildlife is amazing. Stunning to walk around. A must see especially in the summer months.

Thank amandabraddick
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A long day out but well worth the effort. The boat ride over was a bit rough so make sure its calm weather if you are prone to bing travel sick! Once on the island the scenery and wildlife was fantastic, in a quiet and...More

3  Thank Martin L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a family and friends group of twelve ,we stayed for four nights together in the Barn .We had beautiful weather and enjoyed being outdoors all day .We spent a full day letter boxing which took us all over the island .Some of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Lundy twice and each time thoroughly enjoyed it. I love the fact that the only place to eat and drink tells you not to use your phone, iPad, laptop etc.. The island has limited accommodation and an absolute must for anyone seeking...More

1  Thank Jacvoe
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

£70.00 as national trust members , I have no issue paying but when your told to arrive 45 minutes before departure and your stood in a mile long queue only to then board the ship to be then stood up for another 2 hours !!!...More

2  Thank Zoe D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a lovely crossing on an historic ferry, you are greeted by loads of seals at the base of the island. A steep climb up the hill brings you to the village, where you can get a pub lunch, or pick up a picnic from...More

1  Thank Zanjervis
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a three day stay on this lovely island! It was great to get free of the rat race of mainland life for a while. No TV, no radio, no phone and no internet, although it was possible to get a mobile reception in...More

1  Thank paulinewatling1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We benefited from mill pond flat seas and all day sunshine for our visit. Nevertheless, the staff from start to finish were brilliant; the MS Oldenburg had a well appointed bar, shop and buffet (all of which were good value in spite of the opportunity...More

2  Thank squeakymarsh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful ride across from Ilfracombe harbour around 2 hours. On the way some beautiful views of the coastline and especially with the sun beaming down (definitely remember suntan lotion) Along the way we saw dolphins, once we arrived at the dive site it...More

1  Thank Kennedy T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked in advance for a 2 night camping trip. A good idea as as the boat MS Oldenburg was full that day. Use the Landmark Trust site, Lundy for all the information you need and the Lundy Shore Office were really helpful for extra...More

2  Thank Nikky P
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Pat C
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Mooke1972 | Reviewed this property |
That depends on what you mean by a land rover service? There is the possibility of lift to the top of the island on arrival. We haven't used it, because we prefer to explorer on foot and I actually quite like the climb up... More
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Cheewie
July 12, 2018|
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Response from Mooke1972 | Reviewed this property |
Your options are either a day tripper ticket, or a stayers ticket. If you are a stayer, they will need to know which your accommodation is or if you are camping. They will need to know your outward journey date and your... More
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Linziallwood
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
Hi, I'm afraid not. You may not be aware that Lundy is a nature reserve, working farm and has many wild animals. As such unfortunately dogs are not permitted on the Island, sorry.
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