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Britannia Royal Naval College

College Way, Dartmouth TQ6 0HJ, England
+44 1803 677565
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South Devon Coast and Country luxury private guided tour from Devon
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“photo id”(12 reviews)
“parade ground”(11 reviews)
About
BRNC should be a key ingredient to any visit to the West Country. Tours of this iconic building will offer an informative narrative allowing you to appreciate the rich history, role and relevance of this building and the naval training conducted...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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College Way, Dartmouth TQ6 0HJ, England
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+44 1803 677565
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"photo id"
in 12 reviews
"parade ground"
in 11 reviews
"interesting tour"
in 9 reviews
"hour tour"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 12 reviews
"passing out parade"
in 7 reviews
"military precision"
in 4 reviews
"main hall"
in 3 reviews
"entertaining guide"
in 3 reviews
"two hours"
in 10 reviews
"dining room"
in 8 reviews
"the tourist information centre"
in 4 reviews
"steeped in history"
in 5 reviews
"visiting dartmouth"
in 6 reviews
"an absolute"
in 3 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 6 reviews
"the river"
in 13 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a fabulous tour from a guide with huge knowledge, great humour and beautifully spoken English,, clear diction and lovely tone. A fabulous building and great history and views. You must pre-book and provide photo ID which will be checked at the meeting point, before...More

Thank Lesley L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Back in Devon again and had to make our way to Dartmouth, The college was very impressive from a far ,but even more to when we got into the grounds. A great place full of our naval history, The stewards were polite and helpful and...More

Thank morgandavis43
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful & historical building with stunning veiws well worth the effort to go,full of intresting facts and the actual building although abit tired in places is amazing.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour around Britannia Royal Naval College was a memorable event and excellent in all respects. It was efficiently organised, extremely informative and very enjoyable. Our sincere thanks (and 3 cheers!) to our tour guide who is a retired naval officer. He was extremely competent,...More

Thank 187059John_D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took this two and a quarter hour tour last week and really enjoyed it. The time went by very quickly and our guide was both knowledgable and entertaining. There are some fascinating things to see which would interest both the naval and non naval...More

1  Thank Col-N-15
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The tour of the Royal Naval College was most enjoyable. Our tour guide, Peter While, was a former student and spent 31 years in the service. He was knowledgeable and enthusiastic, filling us with facts about the architecture, history, and lots of trivia which I...More

Thank Susan L
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

What a treat! We went on a 2!/2 hour tour of this interesting naval college with an excellent guide who had lots of anecdotes to appeal to military buffs and those of us with no prior knowledge at all. I went to accompany my husband...More

Thank KateOD_10
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We visited as part of a pre-booked group but if you’re visiting the area, it’s worth booking a visit well in advance as the tours are very popular and it could be difficult to find a place on one at short notice. Firstly, and a...More

Thank Bon444
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I am reviewing the Navel college even though i never managed to get there. My wife and i had booked and paid for a tour last week. Due to the bad snow and icy conditions our weeks holiday was cancelled due to us unable to...More

Thank MelvinNewportGwent
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

I have many happy memories of exploring the grounds of BRNC growing up as an officers child. I'd ride bareback on my friends horse past the paradeground and play in the corridors while looking at the models and a former King's Naval Attire. You know...More

1  Thank smee4u
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399Dalys
February 8, 2017|
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Response from BRNC Tour s | Property representative |
Good Morning TIA, Thank you for your question. Please be assured that Dartmouth has a large car park in the centre which will assist you with parking out of season. I trust this will help. Kind regards, BRNC - Tours
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