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Portpatrick life boat station.

I visited the lifeboat station and was made very welcome by the station coxain chief and he explained in great detail how the station and his staff functioned, very brave men and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
james l
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brighton
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brighton
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the lifeboat station and was made very welcome by the station coxain chief and he explained in great detail how the station and his staff functioned, very brave men and most of them unpaid volunteers, in all a very pleasant visit, thank you to Mr. Robert McQeen for his time and attention.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place.good walks.fishing. restaurants. pubs. guest houses. Caravan sites. People. A lace not to be missed

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Thank Richard M
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I visited Portpatrick on the hottest day in Britain in July 19 I stayed there from the 18-22 of July and toured around the different coastal regions there whilst staying at The Portpatrick hotel on the cliff overlooking the port. I thoroughly enjoyed my visit there with its lovely sands and lighthouse, rocks and quaint village. There were beautiful sunsets... More 

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Kilbirnie, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Lovely little village with fantastic harbour and interesting history. Food from fish and chips to fine dining available, some nice pubs and hotels. Great for a relaxing break.

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Middlesbrough
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Love portpatrick we have been lots of times and different times of the year the local people are very nice nod friendly. Great little pubs and the life boat shop is a great place to visit

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Rothesay, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Beautiful small port . Would highly recommend it . The local shop keepers were very freiendly and helpful and were very welcoming to the children in our group . The RNLI. was great for buying gifts in. There is children plat park ,and a fabulous new one being built . We sampled the local chips and ice cream both delicious.... More 

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Thank Pat D
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Great wee sea side town a must see for all ages, a mixed bag of stuff to do from scrambling on the rocks to crazy golf or relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery.

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Kilsyth, Stirlingshire
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit back to Portpatrick in over thirty years and it was even more picturesque than I remembered. This must be what what Cornwall was like in the nineteen fifties. There is a busy, working harbour, a lifeboat station, plenty of shops and tea rooms, and lots of space to sit down and have a picnic.

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Ayr, Scotland
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

Been going to Portpatrick on and off for nearly 40 years, my parents had a caravan at Castle Bay when I was in my teens, and we were back for a night camping there. The place hasn't really changed much, but thats a good thing in my book. Its just great to walk around the harbour and take in the... More 

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

I recently went with my friend to portpatrick. It was my first visit to the place and I was pleasantly surprised. It has a lovely harbour you can walk from one end of the village to the other car parking is free and there are several eating establishments. We had lunch in the Castle Hotel very nice meal and reasonably... More 

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