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Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
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Pleasant trip and charming skipper

Our young daughter wanted to go on a boat and this was just right by the amount of time, views and... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
BrummyMummy101
via mobile
Stunning

Found this trip in the Chesil Visitor centre. We went out with Roger the skipper. Just the 3 of us... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Steve H
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Our young daughter wanted to go on a boat and this was just right by the amount of time, views and wildlife. Our skipper, Roger was very charming and gave us lots of information on the wild life and local history. Reasonably priced too, would...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Found this trip in the Chesil Visitor centre. We went out with Roger the skipper. Just the 3 of us with some furry special guests. What a bloke and skipper. Gave us all binoculars to use and pointed out all the wildlife and points of...More

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

If you are staying in the area, I would definitely recommend this excursion. A very knowledgeable skipper, who kept the kids and adults entertained throughout the journey. A reasonably priced trip and loads to see and learn about. Very enjoyable- thank you

1  Thank zoe r
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Roger our skipper, kept us adults and children entertained for the full hour. So much interesting things to see and hear, from wildlife to World War 2. Highlight for our daughter was to take control of the boat and steer it down the Lagoon. One...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I took my 7&10 year old on this boat trip and it was thoroughly enjoyed. The lagoon is beautiful with so much to see. The boat skipper was fantastic and full of knowledge about the lagoon & local area (he was loved by the kids...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

An excellent trip around the fleet .Our skipper was very knowledgeable about the local area and wildlife .We enjoyed ourselves very much and would recommend this trip

1  Thank amandajane39
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Thank you for a fabulous trip today, we saw some amazing birds and took some wonderful photographs. Great day, amazing value for money and a perfect host.

1  Thank Suzi R
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

What great fun we all had with Roger our skipper. He kept all 6 children and 6 adults engaged for the whole trip. Lots of wildlife was pointed out and talked about from their habitat to where they will travel to and from. We looked...More

1  Thank Hayley S
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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We've been meaning to do this little boat trip for the last few years every time we come down to Portland to visit my Mum and family, and finally got down to visiting the Chesil Beach centre to book our places. .....it's not bad value...we...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

I really enjoyed my trip- the guide was very knowledgeable and had a good sense of humour. We were able to spot lots of different wildlife from the boat, and I liked being able to see into the water through the glass bottom. Would definitely...More

1  Thank sylvia786
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