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Amazing tour to Ailsa Craig

Thank you so much for the amazing tour to Ailsa Craig. Last year we enjoyed the 2 hour trip to Holy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katie H
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Booked the 2hr tour of Pladda, Holy isle, whiting Bay. Full survival suit, life jackets and whistle... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
andrew l
Durham, United Kingdom
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Informative sightseeing tours of 1 hour upwards departing from Lamlash on the amazing Isle of Arran! We also provide private charter services as well as commercial transport operations, and educational tours for youth organisations. If you'd like to...more
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Lamlash Pier, Lamlash KA27 8JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you so much for the amazing tour to Ailsa Craig. Last year we enjoyed the 2 hour trip to Holy Island and Pladda but this year the trip to Ailsa Craig was even better! Russ and Elspeth ensured everyone was kitted appropriately with their...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Booked the 2hr tour of Pladda, Holy isle, whiting Bay. Full survival suit, life jackets and whistle provided before boarding. Russell and Elspeth are very welcoming and knowledgeable of the area and their lovely dog all life jacketed up too for the ride. Few stops...More

Thank andrew l
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Excellent from start to finish. Russell & Elspeth were thoroughly accommodating and good fun! Having a wee dog passenger was also a nice treat. Passenger safety is a priority and no-one on our tour felt uncomfortable at any time, we were well looked after and...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed May 24, 2018

We had a phenomenal time in Arran which was topped by the fantastic boat trip that Ocean Breeze delivered. We were so fortunate to have sunny weather and taking a boat cruise around the island was an absolute delight. Russel and Elspeth looked after us...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Absolutely fantastic, Elspeth was an excellent tour guide for our trip around Pladda and after also learning about the Holy Isle and seeing it from a distance it made us think that we would like to visit there on our next trip. As a tour...More

Thank Clare L
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Fantastic trip! Would certainly do it again. We were lucky to have a lovely sunny day. Russell and Elspeth were super friendly - and their dog Ailsa hopped on board as well! The kids loved it when the speedboat did figures of eights and Elspeth's...More

Thank BenandShell
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Ocean Breeze Rib Tours operate from the pier at Lamlash. They offer scenic, exiting and informative tours and the fun starts as soon as the massive rib sets off. Elspeth and the skipper Russ know loads of facts about the sea and the wildlife and...More

Thank arranphotography
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

We happened to notice a leaflet for OBRT in our accommodation. After contacting them by email found out they were running a Holy Isle tour the next day and with a few emails it was all sorted. Concerned if it would be suitable for 5...More

Thank mikehse
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Really lovely couple, make you feel at ease and give you lots of local knowledge very interesting and also a lot of fun.

Thank David M
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Russel and Elspeth are both engaging and knowledgeable about the marine and bird life on and around Ailsa Craig, which is a 3-hour tour from Lamlash. We had a spectacular tour with them. They pointed out the birds, talked to us about each specie and...More

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skipperOBRT, Owner at Ocean Breeze Rib Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thank you Susie - so glad you enjoyed your tour to Ailsa Craig with us! We hope to see you again one day!

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robert p
July 11, 2018|
Response from skipperOBRT | Property representative |
Hi Robert, we can take well-behaved dogs on our tours (we have a small selection of lifejackets for dogs!) but they must be kept on a leash at all times, especially on trips where we expect to land on a remote island. I hope... More
robert p
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Elspeth C | Property representative |
Hi prices start from £30 for adults for a one hour tour to £70 for adults for the three hour tour. All prices and details of the tours are on the website. If you Google Rib Tours Arran you should find the website. Cheers.
Betty W
August 3, 2016|
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Response from Fiona A | Reviewed this property |
They have different tours to different places and they last different times. I've been on the trip from Lamlash round Holy Isle down to the island of Plada, past Whiting Bay, in the south end of Arran, and we came back... More