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Padstow Boat Trips

Harbourside, Padstow, England
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Speedboat was exhilarating

Took our grandchildren on the speedboat ride and it was a smashing experience. The kids loved every... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosemary H
you don't know till you try, but i loved it!

last time I went on the speedboats I was 6 or 7 years old. I have a photo of me with my sister on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin V
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“great fun” (23 reviews)
“bumpy ride” (3 reviews)
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Harbourside, Padstow, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our grandchildren on the speedboat ride and it was a smashing experience. The kids loved every minute

Thank Rosemary H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

last time I went on the speedboats I was 6 or 7 years old. I have a photo of me with my sister on "Apollo" about 1970, though I don't remember ever doing this trip. however I've been visiting padstow for the past 28 years...More

1  Thank Martin V
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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

I always seem to find a spare £14 to take another quick trip on the speedboat with my son. We usually wait for Jaws because Pete once told us how to use get bait for catching crabs in the harbour, but really all the boats...More

Thank James C
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

You'll know where they launch from because you'll hear the holla of "Speed boat trip around the bay". I've rarely seen this trip empty and clearly is very popular with all ages [it must be they've been running it for decades]. At around £7 per...More

1  Thank johnidapp
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 7, with three kids 9, 10 and 12. Both adults and kids had to best time, we screamed, we cheered, we laughed. Would definitely do this again, such great fun.

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Reviewed August 18, 2017

You really must go on a speed boat when you visit Padstow. It's great fun for adults and kids. Our son is 8 and he's not the most daring of kids, but he absolutely loved it! Staff are lovely too. No need to pre book,...More

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Padstow is beautiful and having wondered around we decided to have a first go on a speed boat ride - 2 adults and a 12 year old. The boat chugged out of the harbour and then we sped around from side to side! Sit at...More

1  Thank SSN2005
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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Amazing adventure. Pete & Dave were very friendly, made our trip so much fun we came back for more later in the afternoon. Very exciting boat trip and well worth the £7 we paid for 15 minutes out to sea. It made our holiday. So...More

1  Thank Jillian P
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

Speedboat trip was fantastic , a bit wet but great. Worth a trip as you go along the coast quite far

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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic trip in glorious weather yesterday! Great fun; fabulous views - beautiful estuary. Excellent value for the experience - and we will go again today! Can't do this at home...

1  Thank Pat S
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ChrissyAbs
June 12, 2018|
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Response from Martin V | Reviewed this property |
Hi there , no need to book just look out where they are operating from in the harbour and wait your turn. tide depending though. You will enjoy it i guarantee . Sit at the front for bumpy ride or sit at the back for smoother... More
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aquadaisy
April 17, 2018|
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Response from sid2121 | Property representative |
Yes you are we carry lots dogs on these trips
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LauKern
January 20, 2017|
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Response from sid2121 | Property representative |
No there no min age or height good news ehhhh 👍 but on down side big small short or tall everyone same price £7 we like to think adults go for children's price but they never seem to think that haha
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