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Rib Ride

Porth Daniel Boat Yard Water Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5DE, Wales
+44 333 123 4303
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Fantastic experience

Sion our guide was friendly, funny and had lots of interesting facts about the bridges, pier and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
Thrilling Good Family Fun

Really Good! had lots of fun on this thrilling experience and we enjoyed the history guide talk... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits, its stately homes, ferocious tides and whirlpools or travel seaward to Llandwyn Island, a rocky peninsula of outstanding beauty surrounded by white sandy beaches.Our vessels are state of the art RIBs with quiet but powerful 250hp engines capable of carrying up to 11 people at 50 mph, in comfort.
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Porth Daniel Boat Yard Water Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5DE, Wales
+44 333 123 4303
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sion our guide was friendly, funny and had lots of interesting facts about the bridges, pier and everything we saw; we thought it would just be a boat trip under the bridges but in fact we learnt loads and thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon out!

Thank Lucygringo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really Good! had lots of fun on this thrilling experience and we enjoyed the history guide talk from the knowledgeable captain. Thank you for a great afternoon

Thank natnatali
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best part of our four day mini holiday to Menai Straits. This is a 'must do' trip not only because its great fun but also for the interesting facts and local information given by our skipper, Sean. We spent the next two days visiting the...More

1  Thank Joanna J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the shorter trip which was a shame as I would have enjoyed longer. Really good knowledgeable skipper called Sean and you get a great view of the local sights. Would go back.

Thank Jowillduff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Castle and Islands from Menai Bridge tour on 5th September. I think it was with Matt. It was a 2 hour tour and we had a brilliant time. Matt was an excellent coxswain. He had an easy-going style, but was very...More

Thank sue190747
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stately homes!Whirlpools!Magnificent bridges.Wildlife! All seen from the excitement of the Rib ride on the Menai straits. A truly exciting and educational experience. Matt our driver very informative making the trip extra special.

Thank anntanygraig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our rib ride (the Swellies) was great fun and our guide, Sam, was brilliant - informative, interesting and amusing. This is a brilliant way to see the Menai Strait. Highly recommended!!

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I treated the other half and I to a trip out to Puffin Island in the hope of seeing Porpoise and Dolphins and we weren't disappointed. We went on the 9.30 sailing from Menai Bridge on an absolutely rapid Rib piloted by Sion/Sean I think...More

2  Thank Marc T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend & her family has visited Bangor for a long weekends of fun. What great way to spend their last day was to do the rib ride 2 hours journey starting in Menai bridge down to Beaumaris & Penmon Island to see rare species...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 10 (6 adults & 4 children) on our first rib-ride. What an amazing experience, our skipper Mike made us feel at ease immediately and was so informative on our 1 & half hour long trip. We visited Puffin island and...More

Thank clairosborne
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Gary W
August 25, 2016|
Response from silkroader | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am a reviewer not a member not a member of rib ride staff! However my husband has a motorbike and I enjoy pillion rides with him. The rib ride gives a similar experience and is very enjoyable so. Would recommend... More
Jayne G
February 15, 2016|
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Response from Jon C | Reviewed this property |
I only reviewed the attraction, contact them direct - you'll love the experience on the boat.
November 12, 2015|
Response from TomAshwell | Property representative |
Hi Darren, We will be closed for general trips however will be available for groups on private charter. Unfortunately this might be too much to ask of a group of three unless you can put together a larger group? Prices are... More