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Ilfracombe Sea Safari

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Ilfracombe Sea Safari
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Ilfracombe Sea Safari is a fantastic way to see the wildlife and vast expanse of beautiful coastline that North Devon has to offer. Come along on and enjoy one of our 4 tailor made rib experiences. From a stunning 1 hour coastal cruise to a 4 hour...more
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Ilfracombe Pier | Capstone Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
+44 7827 679189
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous. The speedy and informative trip was brilliant. We had Ben and Amy as our crew and they were fantastic. We even did our bit for conservation by retrieving two tyres!! We will definitely be back Thank you

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We sailed with Mark and Jack of Bristol Channel charters, hired by sea safari to take us out to swim with Atlantic grey Seals. We were looked after so well, and the skipper was on the money and we swam and paddle boarded amongst a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Pilky13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great trip, fabulous scenery, seal watching, fun rib ride with interesting commentary from the skipper Alex & crew Sophie, thoroughly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank johnwA2900BF
Reviewed 5 days ago

Only able to book the one hour trip but will return for a longer trip soon. Brilliant time. Exciting and informative. Lovely staff. It was cold, windy and misty but was still absolutely great. Next time, hope for better weather, seals and dolphins, but if...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Veronica J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really great hour spent looking for seals. Fortunately we saw several but if we had not we still would have had a great time. The two crew with us helped us enjoy our time here would recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank acecamper
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Throughly enjoyable fun and informative. Will definitely go on some more trips. We were very lucky with the lovely weather on the day as well!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jellybean568
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Was good fun and lots of lovely coast line to see was a sunny day wildlife is a must see lots of fun to be had for all the family or just on your own

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank katrinaday82
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

The kids loved the speed of the boat and really knowledgeable guides. Great to see seals in the wild. Would thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed October 11, 2018

It's a nice activity to pass time. Went on a 1 hour tour but it felt so much quicker because of how fast the boat was. That's a good thing to me, really enjoyed it nice staff too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ben D
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Was unsure at first whether to try this attraction but was persuaded to give it a go, Am so glad I did. A gloriously late summer's day was Ideal for this trip. A blue cloudless sky and a calm sea lulled us into a false...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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February 19, 2019|
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Response from N6110KPpaulh | Property representative |
We are a 15 minute drive away from Woolacombe. Regards Paul
Kimm L
May 27, 2018|
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Response from twoflowers2017 | Reviewed this property |
Varies depending on experience. £19.50 adults. £17.50 child for one hr seal sarfari
February 25, 2018|
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Response from N6110KPpaulh | Property representative |
Hi, All of our Safaris depart and return to Ilfracombe harbour. Regards Paul