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Cruise Loch Ness

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  • Average6%
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“rib tour”(49 reviews)
“fast boat”(22 reviews)
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Day & Evening Tours - Exhilarating RIB Trips - Scenic Cruises - Loch Ness Transfers - Private Hire & Weddings - On the Worlds most famous Loch
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Emporium Caledonian Canal, Fort Augustus PH32 4BD, Scotland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 February 2014

It was an awesome experience of the cruise. It was fun to know the history of loch ness and its associations and sightings. The weather was chilling but shiny and we enjoyed it as the scenery was just great.

19  Thank Gaurav_Leo
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 20 June 2012

We set out from Inverness and passed several other cruises on the way down Loch Ness, aiming for the 4pm sailing from Fort Augustus. When we got there, in plenty of time, we were told that a minimum of 12 customers were needed for them...More

5  Thank strollingplayer
Management response:Responded 24 June 2012

Thank you for your review. I am very sorry that your Cruise Loch Ness experience was not a good one. Due to high running costs, we have always operated with a 12 minimum passenger requirement and this is made clear on our website, literature and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful trip on Loch Ness Right from the beginning of the trip safety was very important All staff were very friendly and welcoming and very informative You’ll need your woollies if your sit on the top deck (October)

Thank Skevsue
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review! So glad to hear you had fun with us. We hope to see you again in the future, thanks :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will not see Nessie, but you might enjoy a nice boat ride. Very friendly staff onboard, and a nice boat. I thought it was fine, but will not go again.

Thank Lisbet T
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review of Cruise Loch Ness! We are glad to hear you had a fun time with us. Nessie doesn't always show her face but perhaps next time you'll be luckier? :D Thanks!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a boat tour, it was great so so pretty like breath taking! Sean gave us all kinds of info and the Nessie stickers on the window trick was hilarious. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Jess J
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review, Jess! Pleased to hear you had fun on our cruise and were entertained by sean. We hope to see you again in the future, thanks :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This time at least. Definitely prepare for being cold. The wind was whipping and you are outside most of the time (unless you get some premium inside space). We enjoyed the narration and cruise itself but was COLD !!!

Thank 677ScottS
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review, Scott! We are glad to hear you had fun on our cruise. The cold weather adds to the excitement :D Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable inside on a cold October day, very informative crew, who kept us amused throughout the trip. Big thanks to James for the humour. A highly recommended visit when in the area. We really enjoyed it.

Thank TwistedSock
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review. So pleased to hear you enjoyed your cruise and were amused by James! We hope to see you again, thanks :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyable & highly recommended cruise. Had a couple of little dogs so sat up on the top deck outside; boy was it fresh once the boat got out on the open water so be prepared!! Stunning views on a sunny day. We were allowed...More

Thank Dan N
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Dan, thanks for sharing your experience with Cruise Loch Ness! We are so glad to hear you and your little dogs enjoyed the trip. We will be sure to pass on your kind words. Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on the Finding Nessie 1 hr fast boat ride. It was great - so much fun to be the water in a fast boat while taking regular stops to take in the gorgeous views and learn about the lake/history and...More

Thank maddirutter
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review. We're so glad you had such a great time onboard our Finding Nessie RIB ride and enjoyed all the information you received. We'll be sure to pass onto the rest of the team about spending more time "searching' for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice trip out. The views are just stunning, you really get to see the wildlife. The bar on board is well stocked and the staff do their best to entertain and Inform.

Thank dcolenso
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! Glad to hear you enjoyed your trip and saw the stunning views of the Loch. We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice trip around the lower end of Loch Ness. What made it are the guys that guide it and tell a few stories and some great facts. We even got a picture of Nessie.

Thank 211matn
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey, Mat! Thanks for the review of Cruise Loch Ness. Glad to hear you enjoyed your trip and were entertained by our tour guides! We would love to see the picture of Nessie, please send it over via Facebook! Cheers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second year on the bounce we’ve done the rib trip. This year doing the longer urquhart castle experience Marcus the skipper was great, knowledgable and entertaining, looking after our ten year old in style. The survival suits keep you warm and dry, wear a wooly...More

Thank l r
nessyhunter, Owner at Cruise Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review of Cruise Loch Ness! So glad to hear that you enjoyed your second trip of the year, with Marcus. Great advise to wrap up warm.. we agree! We hope to see you again in the future, thanks :)

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MaBear17
21 July 2018|
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Response from tinagiawolff | Reviewed this property |
The rib boat has a limited number of seats (on the order of 10-12). If you can be flexible on day/time, walking up is fine. If you aren’t flexible or just want to make sure you can get on, book ahead. Check website for... More
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DeeH664
4 July 2018|
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Response from matthomas74 | Reviewed this property |
Loads of parking in the area not sure what the latest time is I am afraid
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Helena B
16 June 2018|
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Response from weefrewbs | Reviewed this property |
I'd say so yes. As someone else has anyway said, the crew are more than happy to help you on and off. The boat itself is fine for crutches
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