We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Best 1 1/2 hour in Wales

We did one of the boat trips out to tour Ramsey Island. The weather was foggy and it was hard to... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Kurt_in_CLE
,
Cleveland, Ohio
Excellent trip and we were well cared for

We visited at a time when the wind was slowly building up.Although dogs are allowed we took advice... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
AB25112
,
Surrey, United Kingdom
Read all 38 reviews
46
All photos (46)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“little owl”(3 reviews)
“sunny day”(4 reviews)
About
Ramsey Island and Grassholm Island National Nature Reserves are owned and managed by conservation charity the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (rspb). Ramsey's cliffs are perfect for breeding seabirds in spring and summer. Choughs...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
Ramsey Island, St Davids, Wales
Website
+44 7836 535733
Call
Reviews (38)
Filter reviews
36 results
Traveller rating
35
1
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
35
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews little owl beautiful island sunny day thousand island explore the island boat trip a special place ramsey island grey seals all ages seal pups stunning views saw seals heather deer merlin circuit
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 36 reviews
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We did one of the boat trips out to tour Ramsey Island. The weather was foggy and it was hard to see the mainland from the island, but we still had a great water tour all around the island in into some of the caves...More

3  Thank Kurt_in_CLE
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We visited at a time when the wind was slowly building up.Although dogs are allowed we took advice from the skipper not to bring ours as the weather could be a bit rough.This turned out to be sound advice.The trip was fantastic -with good information...More

Thank AB25112
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Great value day out. booked through RSPB office in the square. Max number of people possible on island 40 so never crowded Bus service available from the square at a very reasonable rate. A must in good weather.

Thank Mick641
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The Boat trips around the Island are exciting enough; they take you into remote coves and sea caves where you can view the seals and get up close to the Birdlife, though to land on the Island really requires another trip. A solitary and remote...More

1  Thank PadraigOCruinneacht
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Six of us did the RSPB Ramsey Island boat trip, and what a wonderful experience it was. The weather was really kind to us but the scenery from sea-level is spectacular. Our pilot, and our host were excellent, feeding us really informative information about the...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great crew on the boat, great staff on the Island, all as excited as we were about this amazing habitat and really generous with their knowledge. It was basically charismatic fauna bingo, on an island with amazing scenery, that we had virtually to ourselves in...More

Thank Gladys C
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took the Thousand Island boat trip based in St David's. That was the best decision we made on choosing to spend the day on Ramsey instead of using the fast boat options. We watched as they sped past the island as we were looking...More

3  Thank BilltheCatDL
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ramsey Island is the most beautiful and tranquil place I have ever been. You are free to explore the island and take time to sit and watch the amazing wildlife such as new-born seal pups.

1  Thank boatgirl1422
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Wonderful 4 hrs doing the nth circuit on Ramsey Is. Saw deer, seals, many birds and spectacular views. We were lucky to have a sunny day. Pack your lunch and water. Asy ambling and a few climbs uphill. Make surevyou pay the extra to do...More

1  Thank Janet B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My wife and I took the Thousand Island boat trips tour to Ramsey Island. We were lucky with the weather and we both felt that the entire trip was absolutely worth it. The wardens and the volunteers at the Island are working hard to preserve...More

Thank Hammad K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 nearby hotels
Warpool Court Hotel
263 reviews
.36 km away
St. Davids Cross Hotel
416 reviews
.50 km away
Glan Y Mor Guest House
10 reviews
.72 km away
Grove Hotel
409 reviews
.74 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 29 nearby restaurants
Gianni's Ice Cream
573 reviews
.55 km away
St Davids Kitchen
455 reviews
.50 km away
Cwtch*
948 reviews
.58 km away
Oriel Y Parc Cafe
217 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 41 nearby attractions
St. Davids Cathedral
2 117 reviews
.38 km away
St Davids Bishop's Palace
455 reviews
.66 km away
St Non's Chapel and Holy Well
186 reviews
.10 km away
Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre
293 reviews
.77 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Maggie2489
30 July 2018|
Answer
Response from Mick641 | Reviewed this property |
there are 3;boats per day
0
Votes
Natkwak23
19 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ynysdewi | Property representative |
Thanks for your enquiry about visiting Ramsey. Unfortunately, we only allow registered assistance dogs to land on the island. This is because of the large number of ground and burrow nesting birds and the fact that we are a... More
1
Vote