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Address: Ilfracombe Pier | Capstone Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
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Ilfracombe Sea Safari is a fantastic way to see the wildlife and vast...

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 voyage to the unique Island of Lundy where you get to encounter the 200 resident grey seals.

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Went to ilfracombe while having a weekend break at woolacombe while strolling the harbour was approached by a pleasent gent promoting the sea safari so we decided to give it a go... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to ilfracombe while having a weekend break at woolacombe while strolling the harbour was approached by a pleasent gent promoting the sea safari so we decided to give it a go the 2 poeple on the boat were lovely a young lad and girl sorry cant remember there names but gave us some health and safety advice then we... More 

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Thank Paulrottymad
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Myself and a group of friends enjoyed a trip on the Sea Safari in Ilfracombe yesterday. We set out from the harbour around 3.45, kitted out by the friendly team who welcomes us on board. We set off from the harbour & headed along the coastline towards Come Martin and then Lynton and Lynmouth. Although I'm a local, It's not... More 

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Thank Kerrie A
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff with this company are so friendly and accomodating, from the person answering the phone, through to the person who met us on the pier and the 2 guys who took us out on the rib. We booked them on Wednesday 19/4/17 and they catered the journey to suit our needs (even our friends dog) and were easy going,... More 

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Thank ade h
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for an activity that myself and my 3 year old daughter could do. We turned up, and the staff were great, I had forgot my jacket, but they had jackets for all sizes. It was a little choppy going out but this added to the experience, my daughter giggled every time we hit a wave. We only... More 

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Thank adamwilliams81
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic way to see the coastline around Ilfracombe. Friendly team and great value for money. I booked online and one of the children with us decided they not want to come at the last minute and the owner happily refunded without any hassle. Great customer service.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

I was expecting this to be more bouncing through the waves and doing turns but all they do is go to different locations in a straight line. The tour guides were good as made you laugh but the boat trip itself was nothing special. Would not recommend.

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3 Thank amynuttall
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

'Warmly suited and booted, given the time of year Only poor eyesight would’ve meant you didn’t see us on the peer. Six excited adults waited with six ecstatic kids And a dog who couldn’t contain himself was giving everyone big licks! Soon the time came and aboard we did hop! Lifejackets securely fastened and with a splash we were off!... More 

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2 Thank Yvonne B
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great trip out at the end of October. Better than all the others as it gets you closer (and faster). Really knowledgeable local guide (RNLI so knew the area like the back of his hand) and more importantly you could tell his passion and respect for the local area. Would highly recommend.

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1 Thank sean m
Watford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

A family trip with different age groups. All loved it. Ask best place to sit if you are inclined to have a bad back as the dips up and over the waves can jolt your back. All loved it and would do again.

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect from this tour but was such a nice way to see the coast and learn a bit of the history about the place to. Staff were very friendly and very informative when covering all safety procedures. Tours are very accommodating. One of the passengers on our tour was disabled (not sure what disability it was),... More 

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