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Burnside Cottage, Scotland
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We thought it was a nice change from camping, the Pod was so small my husband had to sleep in the... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
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Fantastic experience - great team!

We stayed on Tiree for a week in Aug 2017 and signed up for multiple activities. The Wild Diamond... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Jill S
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Watersports coaching & hire, camping & Watersports retail on the Isle of Tiree. Watersports shop and centre based in Cornaig in the north west corner of the island. Campsite based in Balinoe in the south of the island. Established in 1998
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We thought it was a nice change from camping, the Pod was so small my husband had to sleep in the car as The 'mattress' was like a rock, we took our own airbeds after thinking we may need more padding..not to be! The airbeds...More

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Wild D, Owner at Wild Diamond, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Hi Guys. Thanks for your feedback. Our pods were bought second hand from a fellow whose business was struggling. We are redesigning the interior layout of these this winter, following feedback, to address the issues you have raised with regard to length of the sleeping...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stayed on Tiree for a week in Aug 2017 and signed up for multiple activities. The Wild Diamond crew are a friendly, professional bunch and very knowledgeable. We enjoyed the 2 hr wind surfing taster so much because it was on a shallow loch...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Knowledgeable, friendly staff; very safe location; suitable for pretty much any age; they'll get anyone windsurfing. Lovely.

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

After a brilliant week in 2016, we returned for an even better week this year. Tuition and supervision were great, particularly for children. We will be back for more!

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Had just one day on the island, came across from Coll where we are staying for the day bringing our bikes to get around. Booked the 2 hour afternoon surfing lesson. despite not the best weather conditions still had a fantastic time. Our instructed was...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Yet again Wild Diamond delivers, this time some real action packed adventure for our daughter and 3 friends. From paddle boarding (great trip along the coast from Crossapol to Hynish) to some windsurfing on the sea at Gott Bay to more extreme stuff at the...More

Thank Jen C
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Another great trip to Tiree, with excellent support from the guys at Wild Diamond. We had a 7yo and a "more mature" beginner, for 4 days windsurfing. Instruction and support from Gavin and Chris was excellent. Very patient and got both of us up and...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I visited Wild Diamond in order to level up my windsurfing and acquire new skills. Mission accomplished! After 3 days I had completely relearnt how to rig my sail (it's now 100% more responsive and easier to control), mastered the beach start and am comfortable...More

Thank Gordon M
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I dropped in to the Wild Diamond shop unannounced asking for some sea kayaks and we also needed wetsuits and the boats delivering to Balphetrish beach. No problem. John was most helpful putting the boats and us in their van, getting some...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Today Callum and Stuart enjoyed great taster sessions of both windsurfing and then surfing thank you so much to the instructor who the guys can't recall your name but you are cool 🌊

Thank Marie D
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