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Phoenix Dolphin Trips

Harbour St | Nairn Harbour, Nairn IV12 4PH, Scotland
+44 7703 168097
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We saw dolphins!

I took a family of 4 on this trip in mid July. We wrapped up warm because it was a damp day, you... read more

Reviewed today
localfarmwoman
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Two hour boat trip

Went on the two hour trip in late May, on a warm day. We spent all the time under power, looking... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
robert d
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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“great trip” (7 reviews)
“hour trip” (5 reviews)
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Harbour St | Nairn Harbour, Nairn IV12 4PH, Scotland
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+44 7703 168097
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Reviewed today via mobile

I took a family of 4 on this trip in mid July. We wrapped up warm because it was a damp day, you can sit inside the cabin if you're cold but it's definitely a better view outside so bring a coat just incase. After...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Went on the two hour trip in late May, on a warm day. We spent all the time under power, looking for dolphins, porpoise, seals and seabirds along the coastline. Good trip, but we were unlucky with the dolphins and porpoise. Also, it is surprisingly...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Thrilling. Fantastic trip . Saw so many dolphins. Eric fantastic skipper. Bucket list tick. Ann,Nina & Cath

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

2 hour boat trip from Nairn. Was looking forward due to previous good reviews about Eric being knowledgeable and it being a great trip even if you don’t see marine life. Eric didn’t speak apart from telling us the direction we were going. 2 hrs...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Eric was very knowledgeable, very welcoming and above all a good captain. We went on a 2 hour trip, he had stated from the beginning that people on the 1 hour trip were a lot less likely to see dolphins. We spent approx 20 minutes...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

We booked a boat trip with Phoenix on the strength that the boat owner was knowledgeable and in full understanding that we may not see dolphins. However when at the start of the trip he said that it was unlikely we would see dolphins as...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Went is this trip with Wife and children (11 and 13) and enjoyed it very much. The weather was fantastic, which, I guess helps a lot. Unfortunately we didn't spot any dolphins, but we did see a few seals popping their heads up from the...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Had a great time on board with Eric and others. Had the great privilege of seeing several Dolphins leaping and diving on Wednesday evening's trip, what a fantastic sight. Eric certainly knows his stuff and was so friendly and helpful. Thank you for the memorable...More

1  Thank 251mish
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! Eric made us feel really welcome from the start. Lovely man! We didn't see any dolphins but what an experience. He let the children be captain and steer the boat. Delighted! You have to treat this as a boat ride with the possibility...More

Thank Nae-fear
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the trip despite the rain and wind! We were fortunate to see the dolphins, which swam alongside the boat and were nearby jumping out the water for a good while. The kids had the opportunity to steer the boat as well, just...More

Thank Jenni S
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Shirley F
31 October 2016|
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Response from phoenix-boat-trips | Property representative |
Hi Boat has been lifted out of the water for the winter. Had to use a crane hired by the local sailing club to keep costs down and the date was a little earlier than I would have liked--sorry about that! The prices are 2... More
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