We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Puffin Cruises
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
62
All photos (62)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“coquet island”(39 reviews)
“sea birds”(17 reviews)
“great trip”(8 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Jan
Feb
Mar
Contact
21 Broomhill Street, Amble, England
Website
+44 7752 861914
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (113)
Filter reviews
113 results
Traveller rating
94
10
3
2
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
94
10
3
2
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews coquet island sea birds great trip boat trip value for money book in advance eider ducks some great photos friendly crew per adult small boat excellent value bird life laid back amble harbour roseate puffins
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 113 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Our 4th annual trip with Puffin Cruises and always worth while. Crew are great and very informative about the wild life; seals, porpoises. puffins, rare roseate terns, kittiwakes and many others in the breeding season (May to September). Inexpensive for a memorable trip too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Derek H
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A beautiful trip around the island with so much to see. There was plenty of room on the boat with help on and off. The staff were very friendly and very funny during the trip. The guide given was great fun, interesting and very welesh...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zone H
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Hi Thank you for your 5 star review as we are only a small run family business, that appreciates all reviews to help our customers. Sail Again Soon with us. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 13 August 2018

This was a lot of fun! After a quick boat ride out to Coquet Island we saw loads of puffins, terns, cormorants, seals and other wildlife. The journey felt safe and professional, and the tour guide Dave was very knowledgeable about the island, including its...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Alex A
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for recommending us and your review, we all wish you well for your future. Congratulations from Dave and the rest of the crew at Puffin Cruises. Cheers!!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Happened to phone up in the morning and book trip for the same evening. Was warned at time that there may only be a few stragglers left so we were delighted to see so many puffins on the trip. The skipper and mate were friendly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Columbus1492
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hi Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed the experience, hop you sail again with us. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent, definitely recommend, lovely boat trip, can’t say we are really interested in sea birds but it was nice to see puffins and also sea lions (which our kids loved) , also the skipper gave a lovely talk on the area etc and let our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank illoyduk
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Mr L Thank you for your recommending our boat trips, we all appreciate your review. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Brilliant!!! They’re that busy we had to wait for 3 days to get a booking, the crew where great, very knowledgable about the bird colony. The whole cruise was a calm laid back affair and can wholeheartedly recommend Puffin Cruises

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ash6girl
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi, Thank you for your review and we at Puffin Cruses are glad you managed to book a sailing with us at this busy time of year. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went on this 1 hour long boat ride with my granddaughter who absolutely loved it, we got to see seals and all kinds of birds which obviously included Puffins. We went quite a distance out and also close to one part of the island where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank antmoss44
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hi Thank you for your review we at Puffin Cruises love your description (Galapagos Island) and pleased you and your Grand daughter enjoyed your time on board. Hope to see you again. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We have lived in Amble for 5 years and never even thought to take a trip out to Coquet Island in a boat. This summer we decided to book a trip with Puffin Cruises, what a great experience it was, to see hundreds of seals,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank VikingRaider_10
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi Thank you for review and sailing with us , hope you decide to take a trip again soon. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 8 July 2018

This trip was magical and we are so glad that we did it. Greeted by seals poking their heads above the water as we approached the island, we then marvelled at the bird life that we saw up close, both on land and on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martine101
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Thank you for your review, we appreciate all reviews and for recommending Puffin Cruises as we are a small family business.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent trip today. Puffins, seals, terms, lighthouses! Great crew who are obviously highly experienced seafarers but relaxed and laid back yet knowledgeable about the coastal wildlife. Thoroughly enjoyed the trip. You should charge more!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mikehammer2013
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Thank you from Puffin Cruise team and glad you enjoyed your trip on board with us.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Warkworth House Hotel
461 reviews
1.58 miles away
Eshott Hall
527 reviews
5.94 miles away
The Hog's Head Inn
607 reviews
6.27 miles away
The White Swan Hotel
1,216 reviews
7.30 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 40 nearby restaurants
The Sand Bar
110 reviews
.07 miles away
Jaspers Bistro
444 reviews
.22 miles away
Sea&Soil Amble
534 reviews
.18 miles away
Spurreli
716 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 24 nearby attractions
Amble Harbour Village
157 reviews
.10 miles away
Castle Mania Indoor Adventure Play
66 reviews
.65 miles away
Pedal Power Cycling
114 reviews
.47 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Ian R
25 May 2018|
Answer
Response from Carol G | Property representative |
yes only well behaved dogs and no more than 2
0
Votes
Ian A
6 May 2018|
Answer
Response from Carol G | Property representative |
Hi Yes Telephone to book your seats. Sailings are posted weekly on our Face Book page.
1
Vote
Joy M
13 January 2018|
Answer
Response from Carol G | Property representative |
Hi Puffin Cruises start operating around April when all the puffins and all the sea birds return. Hope to see you then and keep checking our Face book page for all our updates on sailings.
0
Votes