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Oxwich Bay Car park | Gower, Oxwich SA3 1LS, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Three Cliffs Bay has been nominated as one of the UK's most magical sights. Sorry there are no loos, shops etc. It is not that type of place. I was fortunate enough to have spent many holidays there as a child. Collecting golf balls, making...More

3  Thank Jackiejames
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 July 2012

Very good value for money. Book in advance if possible to avoid queues. Be warned this is very weather dependant!

2  Thank Ria L
David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2013

Thanks for your comments. The weather does effect our schedule sometimes we have to make sure it is safe to go out

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Fantastic morning boat trip along South Gower coast. Comfy boat and all safety equipment. Dave very knowledgeable about area and wildlife. Exhilerating fast ride back. Would thoroughly recommend and hope to go again next year!

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This trip from Oxwich bay to Worms Head was amazing. Well worth the effort of wading to the boat through cold sea water. The rock formations and caves are breathtaking. Got a little chilly on way back to Oxwich so heed the recommendation of taking...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Two hour trip departing from Oxwich at 9am, to Worms head. The trip is awesome! My kids loved it so did the adults. Superb scenery. The skipper knows his stuff as does his colleague. Very safe and great fun. Tip for everyone- heed the advice...More

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us! We try our best to give you expert knowledge on the marine wildlife and local history of Gower, and make the trip enjoyable for everyone, of all ages. Oxwich is a very sheltered...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my 9 year old son went on a 2 hour tour and absolutely loved it. We had a great time riding over the tops of the wave and we saw seals and a lot of sea birds. I would highly recommend it.More

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! Our boat trips are a fantastic way to see the wildlife around Gower’s coastline, and they are great fun for both adults and children! Thanks for coming, we hope to...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We all really enjoyed this trip, even our 13 year old admitted to enjoying it! Learnt some interesting facts about the Gower coast and felt in safe hands at all times. Lots of birdlife and plenty of seals to see, sadly no dolphins today but...More

Thank Lisa D
David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. We are so happy that you had a fantastic trip! Safety of our passengers and spectacular wildlife is our number one priority on our trips, and our boat was purpose...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Fantastic trip. Well organized informative interesting exciting few hours. Incredible views of an amazing coast linee which is breathtakingly beautiful. We were very lucky and saw a Sun fish which is very rare in British waters - they had come to Wales to munch on...More

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you so much for coming! The marine wildlife around Gower is fantastic, there really is no better way to experience it than on a boat trip. We do our best to give expert knowledge on all of the animals we see on our trip...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

I've been going down the Gower since I was a child but have never seen it like this before. We were lucky and saw dolphins, seals, porpoises, tons of jellyfish and masses of seabirds. Obviously not everybody gets as lucky as us but if you...More

Thank Ronaldinhollew
David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thanks so much for coming and for giving such great feedback! We’re glad you enjoyed, it’s great to see Gower from a different perspective, it really is a beautiful part of the country. Yes we do board the boat from the beach and we wade...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Our boat trip today was amazing. Great guides Dave and Lizzy and we saw everything we wanted to see and more including dolphins,which really made our trip. Would recommend to everyone,you will not be disappointed as the boat trip itself without the wildlife was great

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for coming and for taking the time to leave a review for us! We’re really pleased you enjoyed your trip and that you saw everything you came for. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 July 2018

After going on this trip for the past 13 years, this years trip was out of expectation, the crew of Dave and Lizzy are so informative of the Gower coast, every question is answered. You never know what wildlife you will see, every effort is...More

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thanks so much for coming on a trip with us once again, we love welcoming you back every year. We’re so pleased that there was so much wildlife around for your trip this year and that the weather was so kind to us! June really...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience from start to finish....safety of passengers and every consideration for the wildlife is paramount. From the time of booking, throughout the tour, to disembarking from the boat, we felt safe and were fully immersed in the 'Gower Coast Adventure'....a truly unique experience...More

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David T, Owner at Gower Coast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. We are so happy that you had a fantastic trip! Safety of our passengers and spectacular wildlife is our number one priority on our trips, and our boat was purpose...More

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julie f
19 September 2017|
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boat trip for Monday if possible staying at kings head ,is it nearby?
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Barbara H
5 January 2017|
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HI We will be starting boat trips on the 1st April 2017 The trips will very much depend on the weather conditions and customer demand at the time. It is not a busy time for us so the will be plenty avaibility. It is... More
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Monika K
27 July 2016|
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On calm days our trips are suitable for all ages, and we can provide waterproof coats and life jackets for all ages. On windier and bumpier days we cannot take children under 3. It is best to check with us over the phone... More
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sheilaosb
9 July 2016|
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Response from jean p | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I use a walking stick and am able to move around. There are quite a few benches along the front, where you can take a breather. Flat along the front, Newton Road is quite steep but can be done in easy stages, maybe... More
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lisa w
3 August 2015|
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Hi there, the departure point for mumbles trips is Knab Rock, SA3 4EN, the trips from this location are fairly limited during the summer season as our most popular trip is the 2 hour trip from Oxwich bay to Worms head. For... More
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