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Ardnamurchan Charters

Laga Bay, Acharacle PH36 4JW, Scotland
+44 1972 500208
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A very relaxed and informative trip

We were originally booked on the two hour trip, however another group pulled out and this trip was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carlisle, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great trip, no frills

We went on the sea eagles trip to Bloody Bay. This was a refreshingly no frills trip: you, a boat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Caroline S
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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Ardnamurchan Charters is a small family business providing accommodation and a variety of wildlife,fishing and island hoping trips since the mid 90’s. With our self drive boats, charter boat excursions and accommodation (with self drive boats included) we provide safe and varied access to marine activities from and around the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Charter Boat Excursions, Laurenca II is a MSA code 2, 38ft Aqua Star. Experienced and qualified crew with an abundance of local knowledge. Departing from our base in Laga Bay we can pick up from the Island of Carna, Rahoy and Drimnin by arrangement (depending on excursion). Excursions vary from 2hr trips in the local lochs to full day trips in and around the Inner Hebrides. Exclusive private charters available. ·Marine toilet on board. ·Disabled access. ·All trips are passenger number and weather dependant. ·Booking is essential to ensure the trip runs and to secure your place in advance. ·Fishing equipment sponsored by PENN. ·Teas, coffee and home made soup available. Self Drive Boats provide an opportunity to see local wildlife at your own leisure, with half day and daily hires available. All instruction and safety equipment required is provided. Please visit our website for further reading, information and booking instructions. Hope to see you soon, from all at Ardnamurchan Charters.
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Laga Bay, Acharacle PH36 4JW, Scotland
+44 1972 500208
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were originally booked on the two hour trip, however another group pulled out and this trip was cancelled, however we were offered a free upgrade to the 4 hour trip the following day. Excellent customer service! The trip was relaxed and informative and the...More

Thank 8,684,976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the sea eagles trip to Bloody Bay. This was a refreshingly no frills trip: you, a boat, a friendly guide and all the wildlife you can spot. We saw seals, an otter, about 6 sea eagles including one perched on the rocks...More

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a really great trip out to Bloody Bay via Canna to see the white tailed or sea eagle. Andy was really knowledgeable and we had the most amazing views of the male sea eagle coming across from Ardnamurchan to Mull carrying his prey...More

Thank Muzzlepatch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent time on the splendid Loch Sunart watching a Sea Eagle perched guarding it's nest plus porpoise and seals en rout. Expert, patient and informative guidance.

Thank Teresa D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here in August 2012 and were given a boat trip which was re-scheduled to Mull. Since we were last at Mull, things are very different in Tobermory. However, my granddaughter loved her boat trip so today we took a trip up to the...More

Thank diarykeeper
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a great trip for anyone visiting the Highlands. Captain Andy is a very knowledgeable and personable guy who has a great depth and breadth of knowledge about all aspects of Highland history, from History to Geology. We saw a variety of wildlife on...More

Thank Si J
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We booked a Tobermory Wildlife Boat Trip (months before we actually came to the area). Initially we struggled booking through the website, and also trying to actually speak to someone, but finally managed to pay a deposit and confirm the booking. A week before we...More

1  Thank MaunConsulting
Reviewed 25 August 2016

In August we stayed at Laga Lodge, Ardnamurchan Charters' chalet, and hired one of their Pioneer boats for some fishing. The briefing by Barnaby was exemplary and the safety equipment just as it should be. However, as we were about to leave the dock, we...More

Thank Pjdb
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We saw Golden and Sea eagles, as well as seals and many nesting birds and chicks. A wonderful experience with a very knowledgeable guide. We were given plenty of time to see and photograph wildlife.

Thank juneb59
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We took the wildlife trip. This gave us an interesting perspective of loch sunart. We saw seals, porpoises, an otter and nesting terns. Andy, the skipper, is a great advocate for the attractions of this location and his passion for the area shines through. Note...More

Thank Anna O
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