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Loch Ness Cruises

Loch Ness Centre Nessieland | At the junction of the A82 and A831 at the junction by the bridge, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
+44 1456 450395
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Enjoyable short cruise

We enjoyed our Loch Ness Cruise - it was only 50 minutes and cruises the lower part of the Loch... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Thomas D
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Tranquility Nj
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Great nearly private cruise on Loch ness

The boat only takes about 10 people, so there is enough privacy and enough place to take that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tatiana I
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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LOCH NESS CRUISES aboard "NESSIE HUNTER" You will find our LOCH NESS CRUISES booking office in CELTIC CRAFTS GIFT SHOP at the Junction of A82/A831 in DRUMNADROCHIT. Free Parking in NESSIELAND and you will find us at the bottom of the steps on street level,left of the pharmacy. Please note JUNE,JULY and AUGUST are busy and we do recommend you book early. Loch Ness Cruises on the Nessie Hunter can only be booked at Celtic Crafts, online or at participating Scottish Tourist Board Visitor Information Centres(VIC's)! CELTIC CRAFTS We invite you to visit this stunning shop offering a unique collection of Scottish quality jewelry, ceramics, textiles and mixed media art. Visit this little shop where made in Scotland is important and quality is at its best.
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Loch Ness Centre Nessieland | At the junction of the A82 and A831 at the junction by the bridge, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
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"george edwards"
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"loch ness cruise"
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"urquhart castle"
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"live commentary"
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"great cruise"
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"his knowledge"
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"underwater camera"
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"boat trip"
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"sat upstairs"
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"small boat"
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"excellent trip"
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"great commentary"
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"small group"
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"hour long cruise"
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"ask questions"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed our Loch Ness Cruise - it was only 50 minutes and cruises the lower part of the Loch given the short time. The boat is new and has sonar / GPS displays to track your cruise and spot “Nessie”. There is a talk...More

Thank Thomas D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The boat only takes about 10 people, so there is enough privacy and enough place to take that ultimate photograph of Loch Ness, castle and may be nessie. Very leasury cruise. Skipper was knowlegble, very friendly, allowed children to drive a boat for a bit!...More

Thank Tatiana I
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent trip. One hour cruise into the loch with views of Urquhart castle. The best part was the excellent and knowledgeable commentary by the skipper (and to the delight of my wife, he sounds just like Sean Connery). Very knowledgeable about the history of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the evening cruise, was very good, service was excellent and great value for money. The crew were very funny and accommendating.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...not that we didn't see Nessie, but that a bit of detective work shows the cruise is run by a guy who openly admits he faked pictures to drive tourists to visit the loch! We were give lots of stats about how deep and big...More

Thank Karen S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we chose Loch Ness cruises. There were 12 of us plus George, the Captain. George is extremely knowledgeable on the lake and shares many details. And it is the best way to see Urquhart Castle. It is a one -hour tour. His lovely...More

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highlandgeordie, Owner at Loch Ness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t compliment the booking service enough since they accommodated us so heartwarmingly. I made a mistaking with the booking but Lenora was so helpful. Kudos to her! However, our experience was ruined by the helmsman since he didn’t stop talking for 40 minutes (out...More

Thank Vy L
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highlandgeordie, Owner at Loch Ness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Vy I am sorry that you have deemed it necessary to right such a negative review! However, I am glad that you found my wife accommodating despite the fact that you were almost 30 minutes late. Although you were late I still gave you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our 'Nessie Hunter' cruise with George this afternoon. He is happy to share a wealth of knowledge, acquired in his 55 years sailing and diving Loch Ness. This small group cruise offers plenty of opportunity to ask questions and find out...More

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highlandgeordie, Owner at Loch Ness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great way to experience the beauty of Loch Ness. Highly recommended. It would be great if boats coyld go with a bit less people on board as ot makes it difficult to move around and take photos but I guess its understandable. All in...More

Thank Petar M
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highlandgeordie, Owner at Loch Ness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review! We only carry 12 passengers on Nessie Hunter but you can move around between the cabin, aft deck and flying bridge!

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Beautiful loch - excellent boat ride and good information from the driver/guide. A lovely one hour trip.

Thank Cindy B
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highlandgeordie, Owner at Loch Ness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review!

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Nelli271
28 July 2017|
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Response from thitsar | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they allow dogs on the cruises. Please try contacting cruise company directly. Sorry and good luck.
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Christopher H
12 July 2017|
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Response from highlandgeordie | Property representative |
To avoid disappointment advance booking is recommended!
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spritexx
7 June 2017|
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Response from highlandgeordie | Property representative |
Most people can get on and off easily but our skipper will always help you and and off if required!
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