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“coquet island”(36 reviews)
“grey seals”(8 reviews)
“sea birds”(16 reviews)
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21 Broomhill Street, Amble, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful trip around the island with so much to see. There was plenty of room on the boat with help on and off. The staff were very friendly and very funny during the trip. The guide given was great fun, interesting and very welesh...More

Thank Zone H
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your 5 star review as we are only a small run family business, that appreciates all reviews to help our customers. Sail Again Soon with us. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 13 August 2018

This was a lot of fun! After a quick boat ride out to Coquet Island we saw loads of puffins, terns, cormorants, seals and other wildlife. The journey felt safe and professional, and the tour guide Dave was very knowledgeable about the island, including its...More

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Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for recommending us and your review, we all wish you well for your future. Congratulations from Dave and the rest of the crew at Puffin Cruises. Cheers!!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Happened to phone up in the morning and book trip for the same evening. Was warned at time that there may only be a few stragglers left so we were delighted to see so many puffins on the trip. The skipper and mate were friendly...More

Thank Columbus1492
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hi Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed the experience, hop you sail again with us. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent, definitely recommend, lovely boat trip, can’t say we are really interested in sea birds but it was nice to see puffins and also sea lions (which our kids loved) , also the skipper gave a lovely talk on the area etc and let our...More

Thank illoyduk
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Mr L Thank you for your recommending our boat trips, we all appreciate your review. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Brilliant!!! They’re that busy we had to wait for 3 days to get a booking, the crew where great, very knowledgable about the bird colony. The whole cruise was a calm laid back affair and can wholeheartedly recommend Puffin Cruises

Thank Ash6girl
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi, Thank you for your review and we at Puffin Cruses are glad you managed to book a sailing with us at this busy time of year. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went on this 1 hour long boat ride with my granddaughter who absolutely loved it, we got to see seals and all kinds of birds which obviously included Puffins. We went quite a distance out and also close to one part of the island where...More

Thank antmoss44
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hi Thank you for your review we at Puffin Cruises love your description (Galapagos Island) and pleased you and your Grand daughter enjoyed your time on board. Hope to see you again. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We have lived in Amble for 5 years and never even thought to take a trip out to Coquet Island in a boat. This summer we decided to book a trip with Puffin Cruises, what a great experience it was, to see hundreds of seals,...More

Thank VikingRaider_10
Carol G, Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi Thank you for review and sailing with us , hope you decide to take a trip again soon. Puffin Cruises

Reviewed 8 July 2018

This trip was magical and we are so glad that we did it. Greeted by seals poking their heads above the water as we approached the island, we then marvelled at the bird life that we saw up close, both on land and on the...More

Thank Martine101
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Thank you for your review, we appreciate all reviews and for recommending Puffin Cruises as we are a small family business.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent trip today. Puffins, seals, terms, lighthouses! Great crew who are obviously highly experienced seafarers but relaxed and laid back yet knowledgeable about the coastal wildlife. Thoroughly enjoyed the trip. You should charge more!

Thank Mikehammer2013
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Thank you from Puffin Cruise team and glad you enjoyed your trip on board with us.

Reviewed 8 July 2018

A fantastic experience. We were surrounded by seals and flocks of nesting birds and given lots of fascinating information about the wildlife and history of the island. Don't miss this if you are in the area but make sure you book in advance as there...More

Thank Alison H
Carol G, General Manager at Puffin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

H Thank you for your review and we are pleased that you had a fantastic time on board. Puffin Cruises

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Ian R
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yes only well behaved dogs and no more than 2
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Ian A
6 May 2018|
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Hi Yes Telephone to book your seats. Sailings are posted weekly on our Face Book page.
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Joy M
14 January 2018|
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Hi Puffin Cruises start operating around April when all the puffins and all the sea birds return. Hope to see you then and keep checking our Face book page for all our updates on sailings.
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