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Western Lady Ferry Service

6 Vaughan Road, Torquay TQ2 5EQ, England
+44 1803 293797
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great fun

Always a pleasure to travel to Torquay from Brixham and back. Comfortable and funny commentary. I... read more

Reviewed today
jackiejwatkins
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Worcester, United Kingdom
Lovely afternoon out

Very pleasant trip taking the Western lady ferry from Brixham over to Torquay and back. Amusing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Natalie D
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“visit brixham” (25 reviews)
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6 Vaughan Road, Torquay TQ2 5EQ, England
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+44 1803 293797
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Reviewed today

Always a pleasure to travel to Torquay from Brixham and back. Comfortable and funny commentary. I have been going on this ferry since 1975

Thank jackiejwatkins
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very pleasant trip taking the Western lady ferry from Brixham over to Torquay and back. Amusing jokes throughout commentary onboard. Dogs welcome. Service prompt and reliable. We caught the last ferry back to our original destination - had we not have been already stood in...More

Thank Natalie D
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Reviewed yesterday

We always try to do this, and are never disappointed - great value at just £2 as well !! The crew announcements always amuse me and do add to the trip.....

Thank Peter C
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On a nice day, the only way to go.... at popular times expect to queue. Very cheap way to get there are back from Brixham.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very safe and swift journey, like being wrapped in cotton wool nestled inside a warm blanket. The staff are well organised and knowledgeable. The on board commentary was like dripping little knowledge tears into my brain, consequently filling my cranium with excellent facts of...More

Thank restaurantninja
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the second time we’ve used Western Lady, they have been operating for over 70 years. They have regular runs across Torbay, especially during the peak season. We went from Brixham to Torquay and back and the price for the return for a family...More

Thank Tammy H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had friends visiting who wanted to visit Brixham, and this is a great way to make the journey. The bus or car would take a lot longer, and the bus would be more expensive. The staff are all very friendly and although busy, it's...More

Thank Graydon W
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ferrys run fairly frequently so no problem getting a ticket. Boat has toilets and a bar with snacks. Fairly easy access with helpful staff. Queue can get long at peak times but you will only have 15 to 30 minutes till the next one. Outside...More

Thank akpLondon
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a very pleasant trip especially as the weather was pleasant. It only takes around 30 minutes. They give a commentary with details of the area. Enjoyed our short stay in Brixham. Would advise not to leave it till the last minute to return as there...More

Thank GS2013_13
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had family visit us and went on the ferry to Brixham to have lunch on the quay. The cost of the trip was very reasonable, comfortable and fast. We will be making this trip more often as it is a great way to get...More

Thank PaulTorquay2014
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Ceri R
26 June 2018|
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Response from Tigerabi12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we took our Labrador on yesterday
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gillett469
1 April 2018|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
They were running yesterday, so, I should think so.
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Andrew D
26 October 2017|
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Response from Berdeen1 | Reviewed this property |
Goes from Torquay to Brixham and back to Torquay
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