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Ardnamurchan Charters

Laga Bay, Acharacle PH36 4JW, Scotland
+44 1972 500208
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Whale Watching Trip

Captain Andy and his first mate Tag the black Lab gave us a really Warm welcome and good safety... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
andrewmtomkinson
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Wildlife trip to Tobermory and back

Captain Andy welcomed our family party of three generations warmly and we thoroughly enjoyed his... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Sonya74N
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Ardnamurchan Charters is a small family business providing accommodation and a variety of wildlife,fishing and island hoping trips since the mid 90’s. With our self drive boats, charter boat excursions and accommodation (with self drive boats included) we provide safe and varied access to marine activities from and around the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Charter Boat Excursions, Laurenca II is a MSA code 2, 38ft Aqua Star. Experienced and qualified crew with an abundance of local knowledge. Departing from our base in Laga Bay we can pick up from the Island of Carna, Rahoy and Drimnin by arrangement (depending on excursion). Excursions vary from 2hr trips in the local lochs to full day trips in and around the Inner Hebrides. Exclusive private charters available. ·Marine toilet on board. ·Disabled access. ·All trips are passenger number and weather dependant. ·Booking is essential to ensure the trip runs and to secure your place in advance. ·Fishing equipment sponsored by PENN. ·Teas, coffee and home made soup available. Self Drive Boats provide an opportunity to see local wildlife at your own leisure, with half day and daily hires available. All instruction and safety equipment required is provided. Please visit our website for further reading, information and booking instructions. Hope to see you soon, from all at Ardnamurchan Charters.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“minke whales” (4 reviews)
“saw seals” (6 reviews)
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Laga Bay, Acharacle PH36 4JW, Scotland
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+44 1972 500208
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Captain Andy and his first mate Tag the black Lab gave us a really Warm welcome and good safety briefing. The boat was well equiped and maintained, felt safe. The trip was great, lovely views of the landscape within Loch Sunart and it's Islands. The...More

Thank andrewmtomkinson
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Andy welcomed our family party of three generations warmly and we thoroughly enjoyed his quiet but deeply knowledgeable approach. He knows and loves the area with a passion and shares his enthusiasm in easy conversation. There were no loud speaker announcements, but instead enough...More

Thank Sonya74N
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Young Barnaby carefully and patiently explained to us how to operate the boat and all the safety aspects. We then spent a wonderful afternoon sailing around the lochs observing the seals and porpoises. Weather was perfect. Would definitely recommend chartering a boat from this company.

Thank gillian w
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Excellent day in the waters off Ardnamurchan. Wonderful views of the islands and caost as well as widlife.

Thank David W
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were guests with Andy last Thursday for the whale watching. We arrived early but had been beaten by some other customers regardless and it was a repeat visit for them! We had to wait for others to arrive but amused ourselves by chatting together...More

Thank Kato29
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We arrived for our "Whale Watching" trip and the omens were immediately good. As we boarded the boat we had a great view of a pair of golden eagles and four ravens above Laga Bay. For the rest of the morning we were treated to...More

Thank dmcd760
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We went on the wildlife cruise to Tobermory which made a full day out and was a day which met all expectations. The skipper, Andy, was a source of detailed and interesting facts on all aspects of life in Loch Sunart with a particular interest...More

1  Thank RichGale1
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Our original booking had to rescheduled to the following day by the company, which meant two of our intended party could not make it. Their deposits were refunded with no problems, excellent customer service. We decided to go for the 2hr wildlife trip round the...More

1  Thank Clive H
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Located at salen they offer various trips. I booked a 2 hour wildlife one taking you around the isle of carna. Andy is very knowledgable has loads of books and his dog on board. Lovely way to enjoy the stunning scenery. The bloody bay eagle...More

Thank Cora B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were originally booked on the two hour trip, however another group pulled out and this trip was cancelled, however we were offered a free upgrade to the 4 hour trip the following day. Excellent customer service! The trip was relaxed and informative and the...More

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