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Excellent lifeboat station where you can view the boat close up. Good gift shop too. Can also watch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phil M
Southport, United Kingdom
Supporting a wonderful cause

We always support the local lifeboats when on holiday but we were glad on this occasion to shelter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lon Felin, Criccieth LL52 0DN, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent lifeboat station where you can view the boat close up. Good gift shop too. Can also watch training on Thursday evenings.

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always support the local lifeboats when on holiday but we were glad on this occasion to shelter from the rain. A good choice of goods on sale, easy to find and friendly server.

Thank MarieC4960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By the sea in criccieth just down from the castle stand two small buildings either side of the road they house the two RNLI lifeboats an Atlantic 85 a Arancia IRB, not the biggest boats the RNLI have but big enough to save lives When...More

Thank Raw10stall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It only takes a short while to call in the shop to make a purchase or two or to make a donation to show respect to all the lifeboat crews who put their lives on the line trying to help those in need.

Thank keefidee
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Makes a very interesting visit for a few minutes. Pop in have a look,ask some question buy a gift or please give donation to the service.

Thank clarke455
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Noticed that they now have a new building housing an inshore RIB and its pickup truck. The lifeboat was pushed into the sea by a small tractor a bit like an aircraft tug; it reminded me of Bridlington in Yorkshire.

Thank paulm1002016
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Very interesting and informative. Don't forget to put some change in the collection box!!! Nice selection of gifts including pocket money toys, plus great tea bags!!

Thank William G
Reviewed 20 August 2018

You never know when you might need the services of the RNLI, so we always buy a few items. The kids got a toy each, tea towel for hubby and a magnet for me!

Thank Jacqui L
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Popped in our visit to Criccieth beach - we bought some gifts from the shop, and the lady was very helpful in finding out the tidal timetable for us. We went to look at the lifeboat and when we returned that evening, were lucky enough...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Bought some great gifts and also supported the amazing work of the RNLI - helpful and friendly volunteers and a peep at the lifeboat if its not out on a shout

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11 August 2018|
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Response from Badhamsmc | Reviewed this property |
Yes,we took a dog in but I agree with the other answer, it is such a small building it is easy to tie the dog up outside.