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DOLPHIN SPOTTING BOAT TRIPS , New Quay, Ceredigion now closed until April 2019. April to October we operate 7 days a week (weather permitting) and offer both ONE and TWO hour dolphin spotting boat trips from the historic pier in New Quay along our...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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South John Street | Harbour Masters Building, The Pier, New Quay SA45 9NW, Wales
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+44 1545 560800
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All reviews hour trip dolphin spotting saw dolphins great trip sea birds pot luck interesting commentary value for money booking office two hours on the rocks cardigan bay spot dolphins mother and calf well worth the money local history local area
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

The boat trip is not to be missed, it is very well run and the anticipation off seeing or not seeing Dolphins, enjoy being off the coast of New Quay.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our recent boat trip. We were lucky enough to spot some dolphins very close to us. Knowledgeable and interesting with stunning views of New Quay from sea.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GoPlaces29937162628
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Just returned from the 1 hour boat trip with my wife and 8 & 4 year old kids. Amazing scenery along the coastline. We seen a seal pup on the rocks and on the way back a female seal popped up out of the water....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leigh T
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Cannot recommend this trip highly enough! We took the 1 hour tour and saw all sorts of beautiful wildlife including seals and dolphins within 5 minutes of setting off. The crew were knowledgeable and shared information with other boats to ge the best viewing opportunities...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank estokoe14
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve taken my family on this trip a few times now, and it’s really pot luck as to what you’ll see whilst out on the boat. Sometimes you will be lucky and see lots of dolphins playing quite nearby, on out last visit, unfortunately, we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank coledd76
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Quite interesting one and two hour trips. Boats are largely open and safe but with no facilities. Can be choppy. Useful commentary.More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Nigel M
Jonathan E, Owner at Dolphin Spotting Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we hope you enjoyed your dolphin spotting boat trip with us. With regards to facilities, I assume you sailed on our one hour boat trip as we do have a toilet on board our two hour boat the...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Only 7 people on the boat so plenty of room for our 2 hour trip. Jonathon and crew were very good and knowledgeable and related the relevant facts of the area. The coastline seen from the sea was amazing No dolphins seen but a white...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank crackersgb
Reviewed 22 September 2018

As a child I’d been on the boat many times. This was the first time my husband had been on it. We went on the hour trip and even though we saw no dolphins the trip was amazing. We learnt so much about Newquay and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank sarahjaycy1981
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Arrived late PM in New Quay and fancied a trip but feared we were too late. Nice lady in a booth said we could make the last trip at 5pm and as a bonus gave us some good tips on where to eat later too....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Fonbolo
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

If for a second your hung up on seeing dolphins then as you will be told prior to your trip seeing dolphins cannot be guaranteed however there is far more to the boat trip than just seeing dolphins. 3 of us went on a 2...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ryan D
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Carole S
6 August 2018|
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Response from jevLondon | Property representative |
Children are half price at £8 on the two hour and £5 on the one hr.
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monikauk3
25 June 2018|
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Response from jevLondon | Property representative |
Hi is always better to book your seats just in case is busy. You can always call the office from 9am on 01545560800 to make sure we have available spaces.
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monikauk3
25 June 2018|
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Response from Alison H | Reviewed this property |
Hi I rang and reserved as I wanted to be sure we got on the 10.30am on a Saturday. Have a great time 😊
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