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Best way to see the Loch

Absolutely brilliant. Could not fault this experience. The skipper Robert was great, loved the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Higgins-Clan
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Beast of a ride

We visited Loch Ness and booked onto the beastie boats through Jacobite cruises. It was something a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Whether it be the mystery, the stunning scenery, or the history, we want to get you up close and personal with it all. Climb aboard our brand new 12 Seater RIB Speedboat at the Clansman Harbour, and launch yourself onto the water for a 1 hour long...more
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1 Clansman Harbour, Inverness IV3 8AU, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Could not fault this experience. The skipper Robert was great, loved the tunes he selected too. He gave us great details of the local area, bits of history but not too much. He was good with safety making us relax but fun with...More

Thank Higgins-Clan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Loch Ness and booked onto the beastie boats through Jacobite cruises. It was something a little different to the slow cruises that were on offer and looked like fun. The boat ride itself was really fun, and there was some information given by...More

Thank b33tlejuice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended by a friend who's local and we were not disappointed. A fun way to see Loch Ness but you also get a closeness you wouldn't get with a larger boat. Robbie was entertaining and knowledgeable and definitely added value. My 8 year...More

Thank craig m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative tour with a perfect balance of showing you boat's capabilities whilst also being suitable for children. The beastie boat is very striking all in black and certainly provides a modern take on a loch tour. All clothing is provided so you stay dry....More

Thank sian l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ride today, hotel car park gets VERY full and seems a surprise to them. Cafe ok but expensive. Boat ride very good, well worth the money and far better than the slow cruises

Thank GrahamL-S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab way to see Loch Ness,was the highlight of our trip. Robbie was both fun and knowledgeable. Music on the boat was great .

Thank spence38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I hopped on to the 'Wee Beastie,' a high speed power boat steered by a friendly and knowledgeable captain, for an exciting jaunt around Loch Ness. We had ventured down to the pier area, eyed the larger vessel, and immediately knew that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent fun for all the family, visitors and locals alike. An hour speed tour of the highlights of Loch Ness (without the endless road traffic). No tartan, stuffed nessie toys or giftshop. Top sights, need to know commentary, speed, good humour, free doughnuts and a...More

Thank Maurice O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birthday treat for my 10 year old Grandson and also great Beastie ride for his Nana 73 years old (complete with her two new hips and two new knees) We all absolutely loved the hour long fling around Loch Ness Older grandson and his Mum...More

Thank Seniorparty5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a brilliant way to see the lake if you like fast rides and scenery combined don't worry about the weather you will probably get a bit wet anyway just enjoy the ride

Thank Alan M
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Brian P
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
The Beastie Boat is part of the Jacobite Experience which also has buses running between Inverness and Urquhart Castle. It may be worth contacting Jacobite to find out if they have any link-up deals to get you to The... More
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