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Scilly Seal Snorkelling

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Fantastic - again!

Snorkelled with the seals a couple of years ago and was so enthralled, I decided to do it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KimM750
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Exeter, United Kingdom
And even when they're not so playful.....

it is still worth it.We went on a day that an easterly wind was blowing and for reasons unknown,the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Craignethercott
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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We offer the amazing, award wining, experience of snorkelling with seals from St Martin's in the Isles of Scilly. Seeing these beautiful creatures swimming gracefully below you is a wildlife experience not to be missed! We provide all your equipment...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
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+44 1720 422848
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Snorkelled with the seals a couple of years ago and was so enthralled, I decided to do it again. The seals are more used to humans now and get up really close - one big bull seal even gave me a cuddle and another swam...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

it is still worth it.We went on a day that an easterly wind was blowing and for reasons unknown,the seals don't seem to be so playful with these conditions.However,they are wild and so there are never any guarantees.But Anna,with her profound knowledge of these creatures,warned...More

Thank Craignethercott
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Craig Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. It was quite fresh from the East that day wasn't it although nice and calm by Ganilly. You're right, we can never guarantee the level of interaction. It's lovely to be able to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic day, truly enchanting and life enhancing that had a great impact on us all - Adam and Anna were superb and looked after us all very well creating another lifelong memory of Scilly and its uniqueness.

Thank JDD201664
Anna C, Owner at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JDD201664 Thanks for such a lovely review. It's always great to be able to help create such special memories and I'm glad you enjoyed the experience as much as you did. All the best Anna

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well organised, they gave a really good briefing before we all went in so everyone felt comfortable, even those who were a bit nervous. The seals were great, swimming very close to have a look at us and showing off for the cameras! One...More

Thank Catriona H
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Catriona H Thank you so much for giving us a review we're glad we were able to make everyone feel comfortable. It's great when the seals come for a little fin nibble! Some people do find that the movement of the kelp in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the best activity to do when going to the Scilly Islands. The owner are nice persons and give you all information needed to spend a good time. I recommend it 100%. Fred

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Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear America L Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review. We're glad you enjoyed your trips out with us and thank you for recommending us so highly. All the best Anna

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Literally the best thing we did in the Isles of Scilly hands down! Equipment was high quality and comfortable, we had taken our own go pro but had forgotten a strap so the team kindly lent us one and also lent us a better handle...More

Thank Annie W
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Annie W Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review we're so glad you had a great time and that we made you feel safe and well looked after. Thanks for recommending us and we shall look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience this was! I was initially a little concerned about how cold the water would be, but these concerns proved to be unnecessary as we were provided with really good quality wet suits, hoods, gloves etc that kept the cold at bay....More

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Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review, we're so pleased that you had a great time. The seals are wonderful but it's great to be able to see the other marine life to. I'm glad you felt well...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided that whilst in Isles of Scilly this was on my must list! I was not disappointed. Izzy and Lewis suited and booted us, necessary as water is very cold, and took us out on a great rib ride to one of the far Eastern...More

Thank Sarah B
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi sarah B Thanks so much for taking the time to give us a review, I'm glad we were on your must do list! Staying still in the water is a great way of encouraging the seals to come close. Our camera hires are really...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent expérience ! Very professional and friendly staff. Very good equipment. The water was about 10 degrees but we didn't feel the cold at all with our wetsuits and even though the seals were not very playful on that day we enjoyed very much the...More

Thank CAWED
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review, the suits do keep you warm even though the water is always chilly! The seals are wild animals and the level of interaction will vary. I'm glad you enjoyed your experience as much as...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a booking that was cancelled due to the weather because the staff were conscious of our safety and they did everything they could to re-book us. Fortunately the next day was fine and it was a never-to-forget experience. Just do it.More

Thank Nick S
Anna C, Manager at Scilly Seal Snorkelling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Nick S We have to cancel trips sometimes as the experience is always weather dependent Thank you for understanding that it was done with safety in mind.. I'm glad we were able to book you in again and that you enjoyed the experience as...More

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Johan_Benthuizen
21 June 2018|
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Hi Johan I'm afraid there isn't any one who hires out dive kit on the Islands. Kind regards Anna
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evenstar34
22 May 2018|
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Hi the only spaces for 4 we have is Friday morning will that work for you? Thanks Anna
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Kiikkii
7 March 2018|
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Hi our seal snorkelling trips last approx three hours and it costs £49 per person which includes wetsuits snorkelling equipment and a hot drink and snack when you get back on the boat. If you let me have the dates you will... More
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