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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“wildlife tour”(54 reviews)
“great fun”(43 reviews)
“sea birds”(64 reviews)
About
Seafari Adventures are Oban's 5* Visit Scotland marine wildlife tour operator. Based in Easdale, 16 miles south of Oban they have a fleet of powerful RIBs which are purpose designed and built to ensure you maximum viewing opportunities. Tours depart...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
B844 | Southwest of Oban, Seil Island, Ellenabeich PA34 4RF, Scotland
Website
+44 1852 300003
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 March 2013

My last trip out with Seafari was in Sept 2012. Brilliant time we saw a small pod of Dolphins, grey and common seals and a family of of sea otters as well as Shags, Guillimots,Kittiwakes and a Golden Eagle.Never disappointed going up there again soon...More

4  Thank Therese F
SeafariAdventures, Owner at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2013

Therese Thanks so much for the review, and the repeat visits!! Glad you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to seeing you next time. Best wishes Jess Hill

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Due to the poor customer service we were presented with we never managed to get on a trip. On Tuesday we rang to check availability for the following day and were told there were two places available. As we were on route to the office,...More

3  Thank Gary L
SeafariAdventures, Front Office Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

Gary – Thank you for your feedback. Firstly, please accept our apologies that you had a poor experience with us. We take great pride in our customer service and are upset when things go wrong. We have investigated the situation last Tuesday (when you contacted...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning Autumn sunshine didn't do any harm but the whole trip was just great. From the relaxed welcome, careful preparation to ensure safety and then we were off. Alternatively skimming over the surface sweeping between islands then quietly drifting in to see the birds, wildlife...More

Thank Sightsee779328
SeafariAdventures, office staff at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us, I am glad you enjoyed the tour it. Hope to see you again, but can't guarantee the Hercules!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So much fun for both adults & kids. Steve & Catherine were great. And the sun shone too so we saw Scotland in all its glory! Highly recommend 👍🏻

Thank parkinsonmrsclau2016
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - so pleased you had a brilliant time out with Steve and Catherine ..... and sunshine too ! Many thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The day I went on my tour it was extremely windy but it made the experience even more of an adventure! Lots of waves and splashing! I’m so happy that they didn’t end up cancelling it (which was definitely a possibility considering the weather). We...More

Thank Jessica K
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jessica - Thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review - we are all so pleased that you had a great time out with us in "interesting" conditions ! Many thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the highlight of our week. Steve and Katherine were fantastic, knowledgable, enthusiastic and patient. Thank you all for making our week. I would recommend this trip to everyone who loves the water, superb scenery and wildlife. The White tailed Eagles 🦅 where an...More

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SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Steve and Alli - thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - we are so pleased you had an amazing trip with Steve and Catherine and, we agree, the Sea Eagles are a joy to see - many thanks for...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Fabulous. Because of all the care taken with safety, because of the stunning wildlife we saw and the dramatic land and seascapes and because of how caring and knowledgeable the staff are. The ladies who took our booking were so helpful and accommodating, captain was...More

Thank Patricia B B
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Patricia - thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - we are so pleased you had a fantastic experience with us and we really appreciate your kind words - many thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

My partner and I booked a last minute Corryvreckan trip on our final day on holiday and had the most amazing time! Such incredible views! Brilliant fun with amazing hosts who knew a wealth of information from animals to island myths and plenty of history!...More

Thank Helen-94-Ro
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much Helen for taking the time to write a review - we are so pleased you managed to fit us in during your holiday and that you had an "amazing" time with us - we look forward to welcoming you back in...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Great experience fun exciting and full safety taken into consideration, can be cold but you are suited and booted for the time you are there the views are great and staff really really helpful, all ages and abilities can go.

Thank turnerlouise614
SeafariAdventures, office staff at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it was kind of you to take the time. Hope you have a lovely holiday.

Reviewed 30 September 2018

We set off on the early morning tide with an amazing welcome from a big pod of beautiful, inquisitive dolphins! What a start. Steve and Killian were friendly, fun and full of knowledge the lay-man like ourselves could understand making the trip fun and informative....More

Thank Alba94
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and we are so pleased it sounds like you are already planning a return visit ! Many thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Booked this tour last minute on a complete whim and my gosh we were not disappointed! We had Steve the skipper and Killian commentate our tour and they are both so knowledgeable - the tour had an awesome mix of true scientific information about the...More

Thank Janice C
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Janice - thank you so much for this great review - we are so pleased you had an "incredible" time with Steve and Kilian - great that your Mum (nervous Nellie !) had a great time as well - many thanks for recommending us and...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

This was one of the highlights of our holiday .Myself, my wife and my daughter had an amazing 2 hour adventure on a open topped RIB Boat. We saw a lot of wildlife, visited the whirlpool area, and had fantastic scenery throughout. The guides were...More

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SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Hello Dalton family and many thanks for taking the time to write a review for us and we are so pleased you had a great time with us. Many thanks for recommending us.

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gpiperiga
28 June 2018|
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Response from GCBPendle | Reviewed this property |
If you look at Seafari Oban website, it shows you the days and times that their trips are available. It cost us £45 each, it does seem expensive but in my opinion worth it. We stayed in Oban and travelled to where The... More
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JacquieFletcher
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Response from Sarahlaver | Reviewed this property |
It is a one hour and 45 mins.
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antcoundon
4 August 2017|
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Response from SeafariAdventures | Property representative |
Hi there - the number 418 bus goes from outside the Bank of Scotland which is opposite the railway station - the bus comes to the harbour square in Ellenabeich where we are based. The bus does not run on a Sunday.
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