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So good we did it twice!

We thoroughly enjoyed our time on the old Whitby lifeboat. Great crew, great experience! We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah F
bristol, england
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I go on every time I go to Whitby and have done since I was a young child! The owners are lovely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jodi G
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14-15 Sandgate | Whitby Harbour, Whitby YO22 4DB, England
+44 7779 318948
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time on the old Whitby lifeboat. Great crew, great experience! We enjoyed it so much that my ten year old wanted to do it again. Which we did a few days later. At the price we paid it was good value....More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go on every time I go to Whitby and have done since I was a young child! The owners are lovely and always look out for people on board. 100% recommend

2  Thank Jodi G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what can I say, this is a fabulous little boat trip, beautiful lifeboat, restored for pleasure trips out to sea in Whitby. Crew were great, super friendly and welcoming. My daughter (Welly) and I thoroughly enjoyed our trip. 5 Stars all the way. Absolute...More

1  Thank zenawelly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a Treat ! To be aboard this Original Whitby Lifeboat, lovingly restored to original colours, and to actually experience authentic history. Barry is a born entertainer and storyteller, being very knowledgeable about RNLI, Boats, and Whitby without churning out the same automated spiel for...More

1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely trip on the old lifeboat yesterday 15th July 2018 the sea was calm the skipper charming the views stunning . We ride this trip every time we are in Whitby without disappointment and will be returning a lot more this season...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great value for your money and a experience to remember lovely trip out of the harbour and the staff are very friendly well worth the money and the veiws are great too will definitely go again next time we visit

Thank allhyxuk
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Every time I visit Whitby I just have to take a trip out to sea on the old lifeboat , £ 3.00 for a 20 min boat trip whilst been entertained by the skipper is a must.

1  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Brilliant laugh Barry is so funny and loves his job! Lovely trip out through the harbour extensions around the bouy then off towards sandsend before turning back from where we stayed We thoroughly enjoyed our trip out x

Thank kev c
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Not your usual pleasure cruise boat, but a converted lifeboat. As we hit a few small waves, the boat bucked a bit, and one really appreciated what it must have been like to be a lifeboatman on this vessel in stormy conditions. Only disappointment was...More

Thank Roland T
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It was too rough to go out of the harbour so we enjoyed a trip up the river and then back to the harbour entrance. It was great fun and the skipper was very entertaining. The trip lasted about 30 minutes and at £3 each...More

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Beverley N
11 May 2018|
Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
£3.00 for adults - not sure about the pricing for children
Sarah W
10 February 2018|
Response from Louise J | Reviewed this property |
Absoluteely no idea as im not the one doing the tripa
priyanka t
27 August 2017|
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Response from boo59Leicester | Reviewed this property |
You could take your luggage if not too big. The company i'm sure would look after it while you do the trip.