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Beans Boat Trips

69 Morston Road, Blakeney NR25 7BD, England
+44 1263 740505
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Super Trip to Blakeney Point

We pre booked our trip as we had been told it gets very busy and it was, but everything was handled... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
donnison44
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Grantham, United Kingdom
Great fun!

Second time for us. Seals are just so adorable!! Loved every minute of it. Friendly staff make all... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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A family run business for over 50 years, taking boat trips to see the seals and birds in their natural environment on and around Blakeney Point nature reserve!See the seals or your money back!!
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (66 reviews)
“great trip” (38 reviews)
“morston quay” (31 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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69 Morston Road, Blakeney NR25 7BD, England
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+44 1263 740505
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We pre booked our trip as we had been told it gets very busy and it was, but everything was handled very efficiently and with a smile. We had an excellent crew member who helped everyone on board and then we had the safety drill....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Second time for us. Seals are just so adorable!! Loved every minute of it. Friendly staff make all the difference! A must do when In Norfolk!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely guide on board our boat,very funny and informative about the seals etc.It was lovely to see the seals in their natural surroundings and we managed to get a good few pics of them. Thanks again to all at Beans seal trips...well worth the money

Thank marilyn w
Reviewed 1 week ago

A 50th birthday treat for my husband. Well worth the money and time. The gentlemen running our boat were funny and informative and encouraged questions. The views of the seals were amazing. Very good overall - even our teenager was impressed. Many thanks to John...More

Thank _ronniegarrod
Reviewed 1 week ago

Efficient pre booked trip, all handled very nicely on arrival at the quay ( very busy so glad we booked ) windy day but all OK to leave on time, in the company of about 6 other boats but this was not an issue. Excellent...More

Thank Irregulartraveller53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You cannot come to N.Norfolk on holiday and not "do" the seal trip to Blakeney Point. Beans are the biggest of the boat companies that offer trips, and they are really worth the £12. Best to book and pay at the Beans house in Morsten...More

Thank Snowweasel
jason b, skipper / partner at Beans Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thanks for your comments and great to hear you still enjoy the trips despite having been several times before, just so you know we are working on some new gags and jokes for next season!! hope you got a few 'sealfies' with you phone !!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are quite keen naturalists so with some trepidation on my wife's part as she is not a good sailor but no problem there, the crew were very helpful and informative, and we saw lot's of seals. A very enjoyable trip.

Thank Basil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought the tickets for the 4 of us from an elderly man wearing the Beans tea shirt, and then wandered around the quey side. When the rest of my party arrived they got the most grumpy 😡 reception from the old man you could...More

Thank JoeOmar2014
jason b, skipper /partner at Beans Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

really sorry, this is obviously Not what we want to hear, i can only apoligise and can only put it down to having a bad end to a long day with perhaps crossed wires regarding booking and collecting tickets, (and a touch of old age)...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beans boat trip was fantastic! Our skipper knew so much about the area and all about the seals. Even the rain didn't dampen his spirits or ours. The seals were out in the masses both on the beach and in the water and we were...More

Thank Katie B
jason b, skipper / partner at Beans Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

really please you enjoyed the trip and thanks for the kind words, the seals are on good form at the moment and lots about as you saw, hope you got some good pictures ! pity we had some rain but glad to hear you still...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Saw lots if seals. Lots of information on the trip about the area and the wildlife. Good value for money.

Thank janetgoldsworthy
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5 February 2016|
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Response from Andiymac777 | Reviewed this property |
Ten quid per Adult. Cash only Phone and book as it is very popular Trip is about 1.5 hours and works strictly around the tides.
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Mollypollywiggle
22 July 2015|
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Response from jason b | Property representative |
Yes well behaved dogs on leads are fine (no charge)thanks
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welcome2Snettisham
19 January 2015|
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Response from jason b | Property representative |
thanks for getting in touch, sorry bit late now but No! no trips now until saturday at 10.30am as its too dark until then when the tide is in. (its the first time ive had a question via trip advisor and only just got it when... More
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