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What a laugh

Can't rate this enough. A short sailing trip, swim, and bar. Family run small boat and more... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
karenannescott
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Hilarious

Been coming to cyprus for 8 years, only just done this trip and cannot understand why we never been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kimikimono
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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| Pernera Harbour, Protaras, Paralimni, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Can't rate this enough. A short sailing trip, swim, and bar. Family run small boat and more personal as a result. There were 5 of us and we enjoyed it a lot, so happy we made the short walk. Bring swimwear and towel.

Thank karenannescott
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming to cyprus for 8 years, only just done this trip and cannot understand why we never been before. It’s the best 10 euros we have spent! It is a small boat, limited people so everyone gets to know each other, the captain is...More

Thank kimikimono
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time on the Shirley valentine. Best 10 euros spent all holiday. Great little boat. Great host. We would reccomended it.

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a superb boat trip!! This family run trip is amazing!! I took my 7 year old daughter on and she throughly enjoyed it!! Lovely little stop for a swim and a distant view of Famagusta!! Next time we r back in protaras we will...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This boat trip is one of our favorites. It’s a couple of hours on the med passing a few local landmarks then stopping for a swim in clear blue waters and all for only €5 each, amazing value. The team looked after us all so...More

1  Thank Lenw1999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went 3 times while we were here and the captain and his grandson were a fantastic crew and made our trips really enjoyable, hence the 3 trips. For $5 it’s a bargain and unlike some other boats not packed like sardines. Drink prices onboard were...More

Thank beeCornwall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most fantastic afternoon on this boat, fantastically relaxing and such fun, then to top it off with some time to snorkelling, so make sure you take you mask with you.

Thank Jimmurphy666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the morning trip to famagusta 1 day then the afternoon trip to cape gecko the 2nd day. Fantastic on both occasions. Small intimate boat with friendly crew. Short stop off on both trips for a swim and snorkel if you wish. Slight confusion...More

Thank Angie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After finally finding the boats mooring we called the mobile number displayed at 16.00 to arrange a place on the trip for the next day. When we arrived the next morning in good time (about 9.45) for the agreed departure of 10am, the "Captain" accused...More

Thank Jay37P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've lost count of the number of times we've been on the Shirley Valentine boat trip. At 5 euros for approximately 2 hours, including a half hour swim stop, it is excellent value for money and worth doing more than once during a holiday. The...More

1  Thank Deena O
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Aljanon
9 September 2018|
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Response from Nicole B | Reviewed this property |
Yes at the back there are seats under a canopy
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DRAMAQUEEN68
3 August 2018|
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Response from chivs123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Boat leaves at 2.30pm but they like you to be at the Jetty at 2.00pm. Hope this helps.
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Lucy W
31 July 2018|
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Response from Franmaz | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, We booked the boat directly on the beach near Pernera. I don’t think they do online bookings? We went on Tuesday 23rd but it was fully booked and we had to book for the next day instead. You can either sail to... More
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