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Sea N Shore

25 St. Dunstans Road, Salcombe TQ8 8AL, England
+44 1548 842276
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Had the most amazing experience, ideal for any age group. Such a friendly team, extremely helpful... read more

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Anne M
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Dawlish, United Kingdom
Powerboat course

Excellent course and teaching. We would highly recommend Sea N Shore! Everyone always had a role to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edmund C
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Jump onboard in Salcombe with the specialist Sea-N-Shore team. Water is our thing! RYA Powerboat School Based in Salcombe, Sea-N-Shore is an Advanced RYA Powerboat School and Watersports School. Take the wheel - and learn the skills to qualify as a professional powerboat helm with level 1, 2, intermediate, advanced, day skipper, yachtmaster, VHF, first aid courses. Rib Rides (W.I.S.E accredited centre) FAST Experience the thrill of a 75min adrenalin Rib Ride around the coast with friends and family, seal spotting and wreck hunting, and take in Start Point lighthouse and an old ruined village. SLOW Explore the Salcombe estuary with a 75 min slower tour, trawling for plankton, using field microscopes, aquascopes, and take in the birds, fish, flora and fauna. CRUISE Take a relaxed 3hr RIB cruise from Salcombe to the Crabshell Inn, Kingsbridge. Choose your meal and drinks onboard and we'll do the rest. What could be better? Banana Ride/Wakeboard/Waterski Master the waves and learn to Wakeboard or Waterski with professional tuition, or jump onboard our banana boat and laugh the afternoon away with our unique games. How long can you hold on? Rib Coasteering Get together and scramble the rocks and explore the caves of our incredible coast with qualified instructors, all by boat. Enjoy the pre-determined route, the power of the waves and feel the adrenalin rush of low, medium and high jumps. Have you got what it takes? Groups and families are our thing From family groups, STAG and HEN, Corporate and team, we can cater for a fantastic day afloat, bringing everyone together to build a memorable day. We hope you can join us onboard soon.
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25 St. Dunstans Road, Salcombe TQ8 8AL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Had the most amazing experience, ideal for any age group. Such a friendly team, extremely helpful with any problems. Tip ...... don't bother doing your hair before !!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent course and teaching. We would highly recommend Sea N Shore! Everyone always had a role to play during the lessons and by the end you really feel you’ve got to grips with the course syllabus.

1  Thank Edmund C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A highlight of 2017 holiday that we still talk about. Lots of help around date shuffle because of weather, which paid off with a great day for the trip. Would highly recommend the rib ride to see a beautiful stretch of coast with some informative...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ooh! It was touch and go whether the rain would clear up in time for our family rib ride, but low and behold the sun and heat returned in time for our departure from Whitestrand. Ali made sure we were all kitted out and after...More

1  Thank Judy H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Completed the RYA VHF course with Ali, started the course via the RYA interactive website through Sea n Shore and completed it with written and practical exam with Ali. Ali is a great examiner, putting you at ease and guiding you through the practical, I...More

1  Thank Redpec
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 12 yr old daughter and I did this course over two days last month. Would highly recommend Sea N Shore. They were very competent trainers, and fun to be with.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Great experience,nothing to much trouble.Ali was very informative about area and made rib ride a day to remember.

1  Thank simonshaw321
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We have just finished our Powerboat level 2 with Sea n Shore. Ali and Graham made learning fun we had a great 2 days and now feel confident to take to the seas as well as moor up. Would highly recommend them.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

My 15 and 12 year olds throughly enjoyed this 2 day course. They were both quite nervous on the first day but Ali and Graham soon put them at ease and they learnt the practical and theory side of competently handling a power boat on...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A fantastic three days spent doing First Aid and Powerboat 2. First aid was really enjoyable and Ali made what is quite a fact-based course very interesting with lots of practical bits and great stories. PB2 was fantastic and Ali and Graham were great, always...More

1  Thank SamRicardson
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Henroin
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Response from AliJones2014 | Property representative |
Hi, our main rib takes 11 passengers, have you a date in mind? Thanks Ali 07713745609
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Helen C
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Response from Sonja P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't work there.... I was a visitor☺️
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Response from AliJones2014 | Property representative |
Hi Sian B, I'm sorry, I've only just seen your question. We strongly advise booking ahead, what date would you like to book with us? Could you ring 01548 842276. Thanks Ali x
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