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Family Surfing Lesson

we booked a private family lesson a week or so before our visit. the communication was easy and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kate B
Must do on Tiree

Went paddle boarding, great experience, staff excellent, very helpful, highly recommend. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beith, United Kingdom
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Watersports coaching & hire, camping & Watersports retail on the Isle of Tiree. Watersports shop and centre based in Cornaig in the north west corner of the island. Campsite based in Balinoe in the south of the island. Established in 1998
Burnside Cottage, Scotland
+44 1879 220399
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked a private family lesson a week or so before our visit. the communication was easy and it was quickly booked via email. we were all total beginners, with two kids (10 & 11) and two grown-ups. Gavin met us at the beach (stunning...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went paddle boarding, great experience, staff excellent, very helpful, highly recommend. Lots of different water activities for all ages and abilities.

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

My 2 sons had a fantastic time completing the beginners course over 3 days. They are already planning their next trip for the Intermediate Course. A big thanks to Josh and Eilidh who looked after them in the water, but also thanks to Jack and...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Wild Diamond offer campsite, windsurfing and surfing lessons on the beautiful island of Tiree! Kit, location and instruction are fantastic. Perfect , safe loch to learn on. Friendly staff and well stocked shop! Have been coming for years and can't recommend highly enough, especially in...More

Thank pamelahca
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We really enjoyed our windsurfing taster lesson. It was the first time we had ever done it and by the end we felt we could happily stand up and do turns. Instructors were friendly and encouraging.

Thank Brit_travellerUK
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Amazing experience. Friendly, helpful people at all levels. Spent 2 hours submarining rather than surfboarding! Give me 6 months and I may find my balance.Wonderful experience. Everyone of all ages should give it a go! Put it top of your list if visiting Tiree.Willie and...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We thought it was a nice change from camping, the Pod was so small my husband had to sleep in the car as The 'mattress' was like a rock, we took our own airbeds after thinking we may need more padding..not to be! The airbeds...More

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Wild D, Owner at Wild Diamond, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Hi Guys. Thanks for your feedback. Our pods were bought second hand from a fellow whose business was struggling. We are redesigning the interior layout of these this winter, following feedback, to address the issues you have raised with regard to length of the sleeping...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stayed on Tiree for a week in Aug 2017 and signed up for multiple activities. The Wild Diamond crew are a friendly, professional bunch and very knowledgeable. We enjoyed the 2 hr wind surfing taster so much because it was on a shallow loch...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Knowledgeable, friendly staff; very safe location; suitable for pretty much any age; they'll get anyone windsurfing. Lovely.

Thank carecao
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

After a brilliant week in 2016, we returned for an even better week this year. Tuition and supervision were great, particularly for children. We will be back for more!

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