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Bembridge Lifeboat Station

Closed Now: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Great way to spend an hour

Nice walk along a pier. Lifeboat station very accessible. Lift available.Volunteers on hand to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PipeyMorden
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Sutton, United Kingdom
Incredible Facility and Launch

We visited the facility after seeing Saving Lives at Sea on TV. It is an amazing facility for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Barb R
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Calgary, Alberta
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Bembridge RNLI Lifeboat Station is situated at the eastern end of the Isle of Wight. There is a IWC Car Park adjacent. Except over Christmas, the Offshore Boathouse & Shop are open to visitors every day from 2pm - 4pm and from 11am to 4pm during...more
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Reviewed 22 April 2014

From the lovely view walking out the lifeboat station to the information given inside this was well worth a visit. The girls enjoyed the talk and information given to them by the volunteer guide especially as they had just been learning about Grace Darling at...More

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Bembridge-RNLI, Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2014

Thank you very much for your very positive report. We are delighted that you all enjoyed your visit and hope that you will come back and see us again should the opportunity arise. You can keep an eye on what we are doing through our...More

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All reviews well worth a visit interesting visit tuesday evening boat house purpose built rock pools long pier interesting talk worthy cause guided tour low tide answer questions great visit save lives worth a trip lovely walk car park
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice walk along a pier. Lifeboat station very accessible. Lift available.Volunteers on hand to explain equipment. Nice shop run by RNLI. Lovely restaurant by the shopMore

Thank PipeyMorden
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted that you found your visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us an...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the facility after seeing Saving Lives at Sea on TV. It is an amazing facility for search and rescue efforts out of Bembridge. And then we returned to see the practice launch and were amazed, stunned, thrilled - words can't explain it. Impressed...More

Thank Barb R
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile and good to hear that you were able to watch a training launch. Thank you very much for your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit to view lifeboat housed in building at end of a pier. Box for donations. Very informative volunteer and a wall covered in photos, information and statistics.More

Thank philip88232018
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support and for recommending us to others; however we are obviously a bit...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at 6.30pm to see the practice launch at 7.00pm Great photos. Interesting chat by the crew members and had a great timeMore

Thank Colin S
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to watch our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) launch for training so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support and for recommending us to others; however we are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a happy hour visiting this important attraction . Lots of information for all ages and plenty of informative colour sheets and TV screens to entertain and inform young children. The volunteers were very informative. The shop sold excellent gifts and we stocked up for...More

Thank Mandy92
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Impressive structure, free admission and a surprising free informative presentation by one of the volunteers.More

Thank lu705
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Visited here on a Saturday morning just as they were opening. We got talking to one of the staff members who I believe was the launch and retrieve member he was very friendly and told us lots about the boat and the RNLI please remember...More

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Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

We stayed for a week on the IOW and this was probably the best attraction we visited. Virtually all of the other places we went were run down or had staff that were quite disinterested. Not so here. Bembridge Lifeboat station is at the end...More

Thank Tigger1987
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Came here from Bembridge Windmill. Beware you need to pay to park but this is not immediately obvious. The Lifeboat Station is accessed along a walkway and then a set of steps. The gentleman present was very knowledgeable and made our visit very interesting, telling...More

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Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station with our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so informative and interesting. Thank you very much for your support and for recommending us to others; however we are obviously a...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Great overview of the work and history of the RNLI at this lifeboat station. Staff very helpful . Pay and display car park next to the RNLI shop.More

Thank Visitor2012-12
Bembridge-RNLI, Public Relations Manager at Bembridge Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

We are delighted that you found your recent visit to Bembridge Lifeboat Station to see our Tamar Class All-Weather Lifeboat (RNLB Alfred Albert Williams) so worthwhile. Thank you very much for your support to the RNLI and for recommending us to others by giving us...More

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