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This trip incorporates two adrenaline-filled blasts around the Bay as well as a short slow cruise along the River Ely, taking in the sights and sounds of Cardiff’s multi-million pound marina and White Water Rafting Centre. This trip is perfect for children’s parties and adults alike with guaranteed smiles all round! We can accommodate up to a maximum of 11 passengers per boat and this trip is offered as a Private Whole Boat Charter exclusively for you and your friends.

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This trip is a 1 hour Coastal Shock departing from Mermaid Quay in Cardiff Bay and venturing through the Cardiff Barrage multi-million pound lock system into the Bristol Channel. We aim to provide you with a fast blast along the Welsh Coastline and into the wilds of the Bristol Channel, thrills and spills a plenty as we negotiate any waves we may encounter. Each trip is tailored to the group on board so you can be assured of a truly individual experience which is rounded off with a free bottle of bubbly to celebrate your safe return to shore. We can accommodate up to a maximum of 10 passengers per boat allowing for groups of up to 20 passengers over two separate trips if necessary and this experience is offered as a Private Whole Boat Charter Only, so it will be only you and your friends onboard.


If you’re looking for more fun and excitement than your average boat trip then this is the trip for you!  Starting at Mermaid Quay in Cardiff Bay we warm you up with a tiny taster of what’s to come crossing the bay to exit through the £220 million Barrage into the Bristol Channel.  Experience the amazing capabilities of our fast and versatile boats handled by the most experienced fast boat coxswains in the area as we provide a thrilling ride over, around and through any waves that we find. This ride is all about fun, probably wet fun and adrenaline kicks, dress for the worst but always expect the best.  We can accommodate up to a maximum of 10 passengers per boat allowing for groups of up to 24 passengers and this trip is offered as a Private Whole Boat Charter and not for other members of the public to join.

cardiff barrage speedboat


This is the ultimate trip for all those little adrenaline junkies to come and join in the high speed fun as we embark on an hour’s coastal trip full of speed and excitement. Guaranteeing a birthday your child will never forget for up to eleven children with one accompanying adult.   We recommend this trip for children aged between 9 and 14 years.


The 25min Bay Waves is a full on rush of speed and thrills across the Bay with an intermission exploring the secrets and wildlife of the River Ely in between.

This has become one of our most popular trips at only £12 per person, come and try this fast and thrilling trip for yourself, always under the direct control of our experienced and fully qualified expert drivers. More fun than a human deserves!


This is one of our most popular trips. After boarding the vessel our expert skippers will head towards Cardiff Barrage for a look out to sea, heading through this multi-million pound structure is an experience itself and you can see it at its best from within. Once into the Bristol Channel you will cruise along the Welsh coastline taking in the sights of Penarth, Lavernock Point and Sully before powering off around Flat Holm Island. We will conclude with a fast trip back to Cardiff Barrage Locks before returning you safely back to Mermaid Quay.