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“super value trip”

Dolphin Spotting Boat Trips
Ranked #2 of 10 things to do in New Quay
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: DOLPHIN SPOTTING BOAT TRIPS by New Quay Boat Trips, open April to October, weather permitting we offer 1 and 2 Hour dolphin spotting trips every day (with occaisional 30 and 90 minute trips) along the beautiful Ceredigion coastline. Your experience begins boarding from the historic pier at the picturesque fishing village of New-Quay, our large stable, purpose built passenger boats are skippered by experienced boat masters who will be keeping a look-out for the many bottlense dolphins who reside in Cardigan Bay in season. Your experienced skipper and guide will carry you saefly along the Heritage Coast to Cwmtydu on the 1hr trip while providing an informative talk on the wildlife and local history, while those choosing the 2 hour trip will venture to Ynys Lochtyn allowing you more chance to spot dolphins. On both you will observe seal haul-out areas and bird nesting sights, all the time you will be in a Special Area of Conservation and will be observing a voluntry code of conduct to avid distubance to the willife. Upon encountering dolphins your skipper will slow down or stop and position the boat to give all passenger the best view without causing any disturbance to them. Bring your camera and you can even get involved with the important work of the Marine Conservation charity The Sea Watch Foundation. Don't miss a fascinating experience, we look forward to welcoming all ages aboard. For an alterantive experience we also offer 2 & 4 Hour fishing trips, suitable for all ages we include rod tackle, bait amd tuition. Group bookings are welcome on all our trips we are the only company locally who can accomodate parties larger than 12 persons. Therfore we are well equiped to cater for groups and school parties by arrangemment preferably. Dolphins are wild so we obvioosuly cannot guarantee spotting them every trip. Book at our office on the main pier or call us, we have an out of hours telephone number too. For more information, read about sightings and view more photo's, please Visit our website or find us on facebook (DolphinSpottingBoatTripsNewQuay). We accept cash, debit and credit cards. Babies under 2 years are free of charge and Dogs are welcome too.Thank-you for reading about our trips.
Useful Information: Baby buggy parking, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Very good value boat trip run by friendly and informative crew. We didn't see any dolphins but the sea was very choppy so no surprise there. Our girls loved it and their highlight was being boarded by the RNLI during a training exercise.

1  Thank BleasbyChris
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Reviewed 3 August 2014

We went on this a couple of weeks ago apart from the fact that we actually saw Dolphins which was great the staff both before, during, and after the trip were awesome, my husband is disabled so they moved cars in oder for us to get closer to the boat and helped him onto it nothing was to much trouble and actually they were great with all the passengers Well done to you all

1  Thank rigmor w
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Reviewed 21 July 2014

Lovely boat trip around the coast , well worth doing .
Saw dolphins and local point of interest . Lots of information off the skipper whilst on the boat.

1  Thank ktlane
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Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

Went out on a beautifully sunny day. Boat was a little crowded but still great fun. Captin did a great job with commentary and we spotted some dolphins! Very reasonably priced. Would go again.

3  Thank tomthewhip
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Reviewed 14 July 2014

£15 buys you two amazing hours of dolphin watching with a brilliant commentary on all the wildlife on the way. This two hour trip is a must for all wildlife, scenery and nature lovers. You can do one hour but I'd recommend two as you go further out and see some amazing scenery.

We did the 1030 trip and it onlyhash 9 people on it which was great for all of us as we could move around the boat easily.....the 1230 trip was packed so get up early and beat the crowds.

The guide was very knowledgeable and so friendly ....she said she was the older model to one of the other tourists but we loved her and we took up her recommendation to visit a nearby town which was also great

We also saw James Bond.............

4  Thank Martina W
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