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Padstow Boat Trips

Harbourside, Padstow, England
+44 7811 113380
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Exhilarating power boat ride

My daughter and 3 year old grandson enjoyed this exhilarating ride to the mouth of the estuary... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debbie Q
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Bridgwater, England, United Kingdom
Spin around the bay

Had a fabulous trip around the sandy beaches of the Camel estuary/Padstow bay in a classic wooden... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah H
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Saundersfoot, United Kingdom
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“great fun” (23 reviews)
“bumpy ride” (3 reviews)
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Harbourside, Padstow, England
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+44 7811 113380
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"high speed trip"
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"great fun"
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"bumpy ride"
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"twists and turns"
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"getting wet"
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"camel estuary"
in 7 reviews
"fantastic trip"
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"all ages"
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"jaws"
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"bay"
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"pete"
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"fury"
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"skipper"
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"passengers"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and 3 year old grandson enjoyed this exhilarating ride to the mouth of the estuary. These boats are quite old, but well built. We all enjoyed the twists and turns of the ride. Well worth the 7.50 per passenger. Children are the same...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous trip around the sandy beaches of the Camel estuary/Padstow bay in a classic wooden speed boat and really enjoyed it. Skipper did a few ‘hand brake turns’ to give the tourists a thrill! Just the sort of attraction to allow land lubbers...More

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove down to Cornwall on motorcycles ,just to go on a power boat ride, we were not disappointed, it was brilliant , the twists and turns ,and the power when it takes off, well its just like being on a motorbike, best £7.50 spent...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Took our grandchildren on the speedboat ride and it was a smashing experience. The kids loved every minute

Thank Rosemary H
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

last time I went on the speedboats I was 6 or 7 years old. I have a photo of me with my sister on "Apollo" about 1970, though I don't remember ever doing this trip. however I've been visiting padstow for the past 28 years...More

1  Thank Martin V
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I always seem to find a spare £14 to take another quick trip on the speedboat with my son. We usually wait for Jaws because Pete once told us how to use get bait for catching crabs in the harbour, but really all the boats...More

Thank James C
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

You'll know where they launch from because you'll hear the holla of "Speed boat trip around the bay". I've rarely seen this trip empty and clearly is very popular with all ages [it must be they've been running it for decades]. At around £7 per...More

1  Thank johnidapp
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 7, with three kids 9, 10 and 12. Both adults and kids had to best time, we screamed, we cheered, we laughed. Would definitely do this again, such great fun.

Thank Debs_Parris
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

You really must go on a speed boat when you visit Padstow. It's great fun for adults and kids. Our son is 8 and he's not the most daring of kids, but he absolutely loved it! Staff are lovely too. No need to pre book,...More

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Padstow is beautiful and having wondered around we decided to have a first go on a speed boat ride - 2 adults and a 12 year old. The boat chugged out of the harbour and then we sped around from side to side! Sit at...More

1  Thank SSN2005
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Adelepinkshoes
26 June 2018|
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Response from sid2121 | Property representative |
Oops sorry only just seen this hope you caught us 👍
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ChrissyAbs
12 June 2018|
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Response from Martin V | Reviewed this property |
Hi there , no need to book just look out where they are operating from in the harbour and wait your turn. tide depending though. You will enjoy it i guarantee . Sit at the front for bumpy ride or sit at the back for smoother... More
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aquadaisy
17 April 2018|
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Response from sid2121 | Property representative |
Yes you are we carry lots dogs on these trips
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