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Rib Ride

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Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits, its stately homes, ferocious tides and whirlpools or travel seaward to Llandwyn Island, a rocky peninsula of outstanding beauty surrounded by white sandy beaches.Our vessels are state of the art RIBs...more
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Porth Daniel Boat Yard Water Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5DE, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A thrilling experience, the guide was amazing. Provided information in a fun way. We live locally and it was great to ride the swellies withe the accomplished captain. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NTM58100
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded today

So glad you enjoyed your birthday treat. We❤️our Skippers. Thanks for the recommendation.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A stop start (waohh were off again) rib boat ride mixing a guided tour of the many historical features, buildings and wildlife along the Strait under the bridges, out toward Bangor pier and the posh houses and then back again for an hour. Adrenaline, history,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thenextchapter
TomAshwell, General Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks. Just Thanks! Great review, please come back and try our other trips!

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

I wish to thank Charlie and the team at Rib Ride..for a fantastic experience of speed and adrenaline and they kept every body safe...can't wait to go again A must do trip..👍🍻

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Allmjj
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. So glad the Slate Museum team had a great time with us. We❤️Skipper Charles. Thanks again.

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Folks,You wont be disappointed ! Highly recommended,value for Money,high speed thrills that had even the 'less adventurous' in our group planning another trip with the fantastically friendly staff at Rib Ride ! Regardless of the weather,just go for it,just do it !!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dimfi
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad your group had a great Christmas party with us. Thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Booked at silly hour on Friday evening after arriving for family weekend for 15 not too far away! Plus the odd glass of vino! Saturday lunchtime was suddenly here!!! Argh! Weather not wonderful! It was a fantastic and despite my fears the trip was amazing....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank julieswindell
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

So glad your Friday night enthusiasm was fulfilled. We❤️our Skippers and are very please you were put at ease and you could enjoy your last minute trip. Thank you for taking the time to write such an entertaining review.

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

WAWSA ! Yet again another fab experience at RibRide. Everyone so friendly and welcoming , made it easy to turn up by oneself . One of the best experiences of my life . Exhilarating! Everyone should give it a go ! It’s a must

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gloggs
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

So glad you had an exhilarating experience. We think jumping on RibRide VELOCITY is a bit like joining a welcoming, wild and fun party. It is suitable for one or 12! Thank you for your review, the RR team.

Reviewed 14 November 2018

we were a bit worried about the weather, but in the end just a little bit of drizzle and we had an amazing time. great skipper, lots to see and we learned a lot about the water and the area. great fun and thoroughly recommend....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GerrardFamily
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

So glad you had an amazing hour with us. We❤️our Skippers. Thank you for the recommendation and we look forward to welcoming you on board VELOCITY from Feb 2019.

Reviewed 5 November 2018

My husband and daughter did this activity on holiday and thoroughly enjoyed it. The guy on the boat was friendly and welcoming and had a good sense of humour and made the tour interesting. He even let my daughter sit on the very front of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tanyaa825
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you for the review even though you were shoreside with the woofer. We are glad our Skipper was entertaining. We look forward to welcoming you on board when you next come to visit Anglesey.

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

A really great morning activity for our family visitors. The weather conditions were awful but it made it even more adventurous. Our boat man Sam was personable, knowledgeable and funny. Would recommend this to anyone. Were warned we would get wet, didn’t care and did....More

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Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

We think rainy trips are quite elemental and exciting. We agree it is more of an adventure in the wet. So glad you had fun. We❤️Skipper Sam. Thank you so much for the review.

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful trip today..a tad rainy but all wrapped up in Ribride gear anyway. Sam our Captain was fun and capable. Thanks so much... Velocity next.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karenmccconnell
Jo Q, Public Relations Manager at Rib Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

So glad you had a wonderful trip despite the Welsh liquid sunshine! We❤️Skipper Sam and we look forward to welcoming you onboard RibRide VELOCITY very soon. Thank you for the review.

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Mary G
7 July 2018|
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Response from Jo Q | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, the 'hive mind' has done a great job in supporting us and providing answers. Due to summer sunshine we are very busy getting folk on to the water, please do book early to avoid disappointment and so... More
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John H
16 May 2018|
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Response from Jo Q | Property representative |
Prices for our trips stay the same in August (the new Velocity RIB will be different when it arrives). An adult ticket is £24 ad Child 4-16 years is £18 for our 1 hour 'Bridges and Swellies' classic adventure trip. I hope... More
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GaryW3103
25 August 2016|
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Response from silkroader | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am a reviewer not a member not a member of rib ride staff! However my husband has a motorbike and I enjoy pillion rides with him. The rib ride gives a similar experience and is very enjoyable so. Would recommend... More
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