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Rib Ride

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“menai straits”(110 reviews)
“high speed”(32 reviews)
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RibRide, the original and best! A multi award winning Adventure Boat Tour company, one of only 12 operators worldwide to have been awarded the prestigious BlueFlag. Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits, its stately homes, ferocious tides...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Porth Daniel Boat Yard Water Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5DE, Wales
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Arbenig!! Buom yn ffodus gyda tywydd perffaith. Y Fenai fel gwydr. Tywyswr/Capten y RIB yn wybodus iawn am yr ardal a'r natur/bywyd gwyllt. Fantastic!! Fortunately, the weather was perfect. Flat calm! RIB Skipper/Guide was brilliant providing an expert perspective on the area and it's wildlife....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was given the Rib ride adventure of the Menai Straits and Llandwyn island. It was AMAZING. Great speed everybody was soaked apart from me. So wear waterproofs the speed we hit the waves was thrilling. I have never enjoyed a birthday gift so much....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorraine R
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So glad you enjoyed your birth day pressie and had loads of fun and big smiles. We❤️the Strait and Llandwyn. Thanks for your review Lorraine, diolch.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience! From the ofset the experience was perfect customer service was second to none and the skipper was great! He took his time to get to no us and was a great laugh! It helps that the boat was also phoanominal highly recommend. Thanks...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank j199121
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We do❤️our RIBs and our team who make all the boat tour experiences fab. Thank you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip with Sion over the Menai Straits Bridges and Swellies with plenty of doughnuts to get the adrenaline flowing. Thoroughly recommended - wrap up warm!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Littlebigh
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you had a great trip. We❤️Skipper Sion. Thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I smiled so much my face ached!! Sion was a wonderful skipper/guide!! We had so much fun! Thank you x

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RuthPresdee
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad we put a smile on your face. Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on the Bridges and Swellies trip this afternoon. Lots of local information combined with an adrenaline hit of speed! Thank you Sion for being such a great skipper! Wholeheartedly recommend !

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank I6896YTjanew
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We❤️Bridges and Swellies and we❤️Skipper Sion. So glad you had a fantastic time. Thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very wet rainy day we were going to cancel, but The crew were so happy to take us out specially even though we ended up the only people on it, They insisted that it was not too much trouble, so we went and had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mikepT9053CZ
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your fab review. It is nice that we could sort you a VELOCITY trip with the added bonus of a brief fine weather window. Our team try hard to give great customer service, it is all part of the adventure....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very lucky to be in Menai when Velocity was going out for the first time this year. What a brilliant experience, from the staff in the booking office, down to Skipper Christian. Extremely professional and very safety conscious - this is a trip...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kiadog
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We ❤️Skipper Christian and will pass your comments onto the team. The VELOCITY RIB has exceeded our expectations, she is an amazing boat. We look forward to welcoming you back in the summer, warmer then, but we still guarantee...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the Volocity - what a boat ! We were looked after excellently from start to finish. The trip itself is a must for speed freaks ! It’s just amazing what this craft can do ! Speeds of 70mph plus, bouncing over waves...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank moiral887
Sam S, Front Office Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Moira, so glad you enjoyed Velocity. We love her too! Hope to welcome you back again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did bridges & swellies and it was a great hour long trip & skipper Ed gave us lots of info about the bridges & the area.i am frightened of the water so was a bit apprehensive but i thouroughly enjoyed and it and it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chrissytea
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is lovely that Skipper Ed made you feel comfortable and safe on our 'Bridges and Swellies' trip and you could enjoy yourself. A very Happy Birthday to you husband. Thank you for your review it is much appreciated.

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Mary G
6 July 2018|
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Response from Jo Q | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, the 'hive mind' has done a great job in supporting us and providing answers. Due to summer sunshine we are very busy getting folk on to the water, please do book early to avoid disappointment and so... More
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John H
15 May 2018|
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Response from Jo Q | Property representative |
Prices for our trips stay the same in August (the new Velocity RIB will be different when it arrives). An adult ticket is £24 ad Child 4-16 years is £18 for our 1 hour 'Bridges and Swellies' classic adventure trip. I hope... More
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GaryW3103
25 August 2016|
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Response from silkroader | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am a reviewer not a member not a member of rib ride staff! However my husband has a motorbike and I enjoy pillion rides with him. The rib ride gives a similar experience and is very enjoyable so. Would recommend... More
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