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Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours

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Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours offers a wide range of boat trip to the Farne islands in Northumberland. Our boats have toilets on board and our catamaran has disabled access when the tides are right. All ages are welcome as well as dogs. Our...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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17 North Lane, Seahouses NE68 7UQ, England
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+44 1665 720760
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys fill our cylinders every time we visit on dive trips either with them Billy's Shields or if we're on our owe club boat. You can call or email them and a range a time to meet at their compressor location or they can...More

Thank chrisp8449
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

No worries at all and thank you for your review. Cheers Andrew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So very lucky to get a break in poor weather to go and see the seals, a long time ambition. Great skipper, wonderful trip, super commentary. Thank you so, so much!!!!

Thank hampshirelillibet
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write your review and I'm so pleased you enjoyed the trip. Hopefully we will see you again sometime. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

£15 per adult. Trip took 1 1/2 hours round all the Farne Islands. So many seals - thought we might see one or two, but there were full groups and with babies too. Also enjoyed the light houses - especially Longstone. Good commentary from the...More

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TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write your review and I am really pleased you enjoyed the trip. Hopefully we will see you again sometime. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We signed up for the 11am boat trip and were not disappointed. The views were amazing, the staff were great and we saw lots of seals and seal pups. We were able to get fairly close and many of the seals seemed to be observing...More

Thank Juliette B
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to join Serenity and I am really pleased you enjoyed the trip. I will pass on your kind comments to Tony and Jimmy. Once again thank you Regards Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic views of so many seals at this time of year . Heads bobbing in the water, staring at the boat . Lying in comfort on the beach waitng to give birth. Very informative commentary. Seabirds too though obviously not the hordes that grace the...More

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TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write your review and I'm really pleased you enjoyed the seals and the trip as a whole. I will pass on your kind comments to the staff and once again thank you. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable and very informative. £15 is good value will have to come back in the summer to see the bird life.

1  Thank Paul H
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and the best time to see the seabirds is April to early August. Thank you once again and hopefully we will see you in the summer. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great way to see the Farne Islands. The Catamaran is very stable and there was no-one on board who was seasick - despite it being quite choppy. We did the 1 1/2hour non-landing tour as we had our dog with us (not allowed on...More

Thank Tracy B
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write your review and I am really pleased you enjoyed the trip despite the choppy seas. Hopefully we will see you again sometime and hopefully the weather might be a bit better for you. Once again thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I were holidaying in Northumberland this year and we decided to make a trip out to the Farne Islands. I'm a keen photographer and although I knew it was too late in the year to photograph puffins (in August they're back at...More

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TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review and I'm really please you and your family enjoyed Northumberland as well as the boat trip to the Inner Farne. Hopefully we will see you again sometime when the Puffins are here. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Got very close to seals. Knowledgeable and friendly guides. Beautiful islands. Saw 3 species of bird I had never seen before. Trip made me feel happy

Thank robwed
TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and I'm glad you enjoyed the trip on board Serenity. Hopefully we will see you again sometime. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 13 October 2018

We did the 1 1/2hr trip round the Inner Farnes. Earlier in the year it is bird season, this time of year it's seals! Lots and lots of seals! There was a Captain and one member of crew onboard. The Captain gave a commentary on...More

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TheFarnes, Owner at Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review and thank you for choosing to join Serenity for your trip to the Farne Islands. I'm really pleased you enjoyed it and hopefully e will see you again sometime. Regards Andrew

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Catherine R
13 November 2018|
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Response from TheFarnes | Property representative |
Hi Catherine, We will be sailing just until about the 6th of January then after that i think nearly everyone is grabbing a holiday. If you mail me direct with your dates i can let you know. Regards Andrew
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marhom99
20 July 2018|
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They are more than welcome on board
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Julian C
6 June 2018|
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Response from TheFarnes | Property representative |
Not very often really. It was very swelly and the waves were breaking at the harbour entrance so we have to be careful picking up and dropping off. Your safety is more important.
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Mishell C
15 May 2018|
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Response from TheFarnes | Property representative |
Hi Guys, If you contact me direct with the dates you are coming then I can check the tides for you and let you know which is the best trip and times. You might be a little late for the puffins but they are a little late... More
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Heidi W
8 February 2018|
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Response from TheFarnes | Property representative |
hi.. sorry for the late reply. Most kids dont bother with life jackets as the boat has high sides but your more than welcome to have them when on board.
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