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Monty Halls Great Escapes

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4 Market Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9QE, England
+44 1803 431858
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Fantastic fast boat trip

We enjoyed a fantastic afternoon fast boat trip with our 7year old grandson. The weather and sea... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Wendy F
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Paignton, United Kingdom
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Went on a 90 min rib trip with kai this week! It was abpsolutley amazing it was "slightly choppy... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Ben R
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Our main aim is to get you into the heart of the action, whether that be a boat trip, a shore walk, a longer excursion or a mini expedition - we create opportunities for once in a lifetime encounters in the countryside and coastline surrounding Dartmouth. With our marine biologist skipper or Monty Halls himself, your guaranteed a fantastic time!
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4 Market Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9QE, England
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic afternoon fast boat trip with our 7year old grandson. The weather and sea were was perfect and we went out to the Mew Stone to see the seals and their pups before heading off to Scabbacombe to see the fulmars and...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Went on a 90 min rib trip with kai this week! It was abpsolutley amazing it was "slightly choppy" in Kai's words which meant we got bashed about a bit as we were sat near the front. Saw amazing wildlife including seals! Multiple people were...More

Thank Ben R
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Myself and my 10 year old son went on the nature escape today. It was great fun. We out to sea. Saw lots of seals. My son said he was having the time off his life. It was well worth the money.

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Me and a group of 6 others went on a hen do down in Dartmouth and had an amazing time with this company. We took a boat ride looking at wildlife (seals and a variety of sea birds), had a private yoga session on a...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Booked this for my daughter as it seemed to be the only wildlife specific tour out of Dartmouth. The guide was friendly and informative. The ride was more appropriate for those that want a white knuckle ride on a rib and have little or no...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Booked last minute, a private charter for my wife and 14 year daughter. It's absolutely the best way to see Dartmouth and surrounding waters, and Kye an absolutely fascinating host, full of natural history knowledge, local gossip and good stories. The best two hours in...More

1  Thank Rob N
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I was after a surprise trip for my wife's birthday and Kye and the team couldn't be more accommodating. A simple phonecall and a memorable trip the result. A fun trip the kids will remember for a long time, filled with knowledgeable local information. It...More

1  Thank Jon L
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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We wanted something different to do on our 25th wedding anniversary weekend. With 8 family and friends we booked a four hour trip with Kye at great escapes. We had a tour down the river Dart to the Mulsters Pub where we had a splendid...More

1  Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Our son payed for this trip for my birthday and what a good buy it was right from the off the lad in the shop (sorry forgot name) was very pleasant and Kai who took us on the boat was excellent explaining all about the...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2015

We had a couple of hours to fill, so booked a last minute rock pool adventure with Emily. As a family who live by the sea and often explore the coast on our own, I was unsure how it would turn out....but we were not...More

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