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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What's not to like? Boat ride excellent. Windy, cold, but not rough on way out and back. Clear weather which allowed us to see Staffa as we approached it. The Isle was just awesome! Cave of Melodies and walk to there is memorable to say...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank crissycraft1
Reviewed 26 January 2019

Beautiful and mystical island, the view from the sea and on the land is breathtaking. The weather was nice when I was there and was able to hike into Fingal's Cave. To top off the excursion, was able to see puffin in the area!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alexander A
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Staffa Island is full of history and well worth a visit! Full of wildlife and a chance to get close to the puffins! Took lots of photos and photographer's paradise!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Debslock
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Be lucky with the weather and then you can walk to the cave! If fit get up onto the plateau. Quite extra ordinary the force of nature revealed in the columns...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank albert l
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Wonderful day out to Staffa Island as part of the Three Island Tour with West Coast Tour company. Lousy start to the day with bad weather, but the experience more than made up for it with stunning views and outlooks. Will definitely make a return...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hi_coo
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Although the short boat ride was rather bumpy, my wife is always seasick, it was great to see Staffa and Fingal's cave after 34 years since I was a student and visited it. With three episodes of lava extrusion from a volcano; forming quite different...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

the island is a wonderful place small but very interesting and during the boat trip you can see sharks. beware the rough sea.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sara P
Reviewed 28 September 2018

A bucket list place to see that is akin to the Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland. A little more difficult to get to. We went on a boat from StaffaTours for a 3 hour cruise. (sound familiar) Due to the time of year we didn't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Several weeks ago, I was fortunate to be able to book the last trip of the season from Tobermory to Staffa. Outstanding staff, great boat... I have wanted to go to Fingal's Cave for years, and not only did we go, we were able to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 2thehighlands
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Rock formations and steps very well set out for visitors. Ferry very helpful, on reaching Fingals cave played Mendelssohns overture, very moving!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Marvine H
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Joann S
10 January 2019|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Look on the Caledonian MacBrayne (CalMac) website
Lisa H
30 August 2018|
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Response from KennyMonaghan | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, sorry for the delay in responding, we done a trip organised by West Coast Motors which is a 10 hour trip, which included the ferry to the Isle of Mull, bus trip through Mull, boat trip to Staffa, boat trip to... More