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Good ship models

We skipped the factory tour as we heard that its not worth the time. However, we spent time at the... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2017
Hyderabad, India
Beautiful model ships

The factory visit is not inspiring but there were some fantastic model ships for sale in the... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2016
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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May 21, 2018
“its a shop”
Apr 1, 2018
“Model Ship Builders Paradise”
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

We could have skipped it. Theres no detailed tour of the model making. The 2 min tour is a sales pitch. The place is expensive. Not worth a visit unless you are really into collecting them.

Thank vskam
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We were on a cruise tour when we stopped at this business for a restroom break. Much to our surprise the business was focused on sale of their very fine model caravels, galleons, frigates, sloops and ordinary brigs which are constructed by five model builders...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

This was part of our excursion with Coquille Bonheur and was the only part of the tour that we felt was disappointing. We were there for approximately one hour. A female member of staff was allocated to show my wife and I around the shop...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is a ship factory where they make ship model by hand. we saw Black Pearl model. Really liked all the models and we bought one Mauritian boat for some 800 MUR.

Thank Soumiyamr
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Thursday 28th September and we visited here as part of our Colourful South Tour, booked through the Thomson Rep at our hotel, RIU Le Morne. Our guide introduced us to a guy in the shop and he was going to show us around the factory...More

Thank David D
Reviewed March 8, 2017

I have purchased several items from Voilers in October of last year and to-date, I still cannot use what I have purchased because the damaged pieces are not fixed. This is a clear case where once they get your hard-earned money, very little is then...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

We skipped the factory tour as we heard that its not worth the time. However, we spent time at the store for the ship models. These hand made ship models are fabulous piece of art work. I want to buy one but they seem to...More

Thank anuagar06
Reviewed November 12, 2016

The factory visit is not inspiring but there were some fantastic model ships for sale in the showroom. However it provided a welcome loo stop!

Thank gillkaribu
Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

On a town street is this slightly bizarre setup making and selling model boats. All terribly clever but not the first thing you think of as a holiday souvenir. The workshop is a most uncomfortable place to visit that could not pass muster under the...More

Thank PMQuestions
Reviewed December 8, 2015

Why Thomsons put this on as part of the island tour I don't know. Seeing the finished boat is amazing but the conditions these people seem to work under is appalling by some standards. Boring, repetitive tasks. Oh dear, oh dear.

Thank PaulBYorkshire
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