North Devon's Only PADI Training Facility 
info@easydiversnorthdevon.co.uk 
07833 020424 

 Seal Dive Trips to Lundy Island  

For a bucket-list wildlife adventure, jump on-board a seal encounter dive trip to Lundy Island off the North Devon coast. Shallow and sheltered dive sites are suitable for novice and experienced divers. We offer full equipment hire if required and if you book more than one trip this season, equipment is free of charge on your second trip.  
 
Our Lundy boat dive trips are perfect for a close encounter with the Grey Seals and the chance to spot Dolphins and Porpoise on the journey to and from. You may even see Sunfish and Basking Sharks during the summer months. We are the only operator to offer dive guides for your peace of mind and safety in the water, plus the option of full or partial equipment hire if required. 
 
Resident year-round the Grey Seals are inquisitive and playful and often choose to interact with divers. Whilst an encounter can never be guaranteed, we are yet to be disappointed! Pups are born between September and November, so later season trips can be a great time to go. Our Skippers are Lundy experts and know the best places to dive with the Seals and the seal sites are shallow (max depth 8-9m) and sheltered so suitable for all experience levels. If you are a diver and this isn’t on your bucket-list, it should be! 
 
New for 2019 for PADI AOW/Experienced Open Water Divers,  
Spider Crab Migration & Seals!  
Witness the spider crab migration and dive with Seals at Lundy Island.  
Between July and end of August, Spider Crabs can be seen in large numbers moving across the ocean floor, as they visit the waters of North Devon to moult and mate. On this trip you get to do a drift dive to see the Crabs and then a dive closer to shore to see the Seals. As is always the case with the natural world, there are no guarantees, but it is highly likely that you will see plenty of Crabs! See Dates section below for trip dates. 
 
Lundy is a Marine Conservation Zone and ‘No Take’ zone so is a protected area and home to an aquarium’s worth of other stunning marine life. Have fun spotting the residents as you swim through atmospheric kelp forests and canyons. Depending on the time of year, you are likely to see Spider Crabs (July & August), Ballan Wrasse, Blennies, Gobies, plus Comb Jellies with their distinctive light display and Moon, Compass and Purple Jellyfish. Lundy is also the most northerly home of cold water coral including the Pink Sea Fan and 5 species of Cup Coral. 
 
To find out more about wildlife you may see diving at Lundy Island click here 

Qualified Diver Package  

The trip includes 2 guided boat dives. Experienced divers can choose to dive independently in buddy pairs or groups. Discounts are offered if you have your own equipment. If you book more than one trip in the 2019 season, equipment hire is free on your second booking. 
Lundy trip, 2 guided dives and full equipment hire: £170 per person 
Lundy trip, 2 guided dives plus weights and tanks: £130 per person 
Lundy trip, 2 guided dives and all own equipment: £120 per person 
Boat passenger/snorkeller: £120 per person 
 
Trip pre requisites: 
Must be 12yrs+ subject to all clear on PADI medical form 
Diver must be qualified to PADI Open Water or equivalent, proof is required at time of booking, minimum of PADI AOW or experienced Open Water for Spider Crabs & Seal Dive trips 
Please read our terms & conditions below 
 
 
Click on this text to edit it. 

Dates  departing from Ilfracombe, North Devon.  

2019 Dates 
Time 
Availability 
21st June  
8am-5pm 
FULL 
28th June 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
5th July 
8am-5pm 
NOT AVAILABLE 
12th July 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
19th July (Spider Crabs & Seals, AOW/Experienced OW only) 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
26th July (Spider Crabs & Seals, AOW/Experienced OW only) 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
28th August 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
30th August  
8am-5pm 
FULL 
6th September 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
13th September (Seal pup season) 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
20th September (Seal pup season) 
8am-5pm 
FULL 
27th September (Seal pup season) 
8am-5pm 
4 spaces 
4th October (Seal pup season) 
8am-5pm 
2 spaces 
11th October (Seal pup season) 
8am-5pm 
10 spaces 

Safety is Key  

Our trips take place on board Lundy Diving’s Obsession or Hi Ho Charter’s Shelly N. Both boats offer a passage to Lundy in around an hour and a quarter and are designed with divers in mind. Tanks can be tied down securely during the crossing and there’s space to stow kit directly under. A side door offers the perfect spot for a giant stride entry, and there’s a purpose built lift at the Stern to help you out of the water at the end of the dive. The Skipper and dive staff are first aid trained and there is O² and trained administrator on-board. 

Lundy Diver Testimonial  

 
“ I had an amazing day with Easy Divers- a smooth and fast ride over to Lundy, great kit, amazing to be in with the seals, in with these huge wild animals in their own home. They were as fascinated with us as we were with them. Beautiful black, grey, and white seals with huge black eyes, very playful, swimming up to us. Can't recommend this trip enough, a bucket list item! Great company, luxury boat, even got a beer on the boat home. Thanks Simon and Cath for a mind blowing day”. Lotte Lindenbaum, 19th July 2017 
For more information or to book: 
 
Call 07833 020424 | Email info@easydiversnorthdevon.co.uk 
 
Don't forget to read our terms & conditions down the page and complete our PADI medical form before booking.  
Please note: If you need to answer yes to any of the medical questions, you need to print out the whole form and take it to a doctor to sign you off as fit to dive. Please do this before booking with us. 
 
Lundy Seals On Rocks North Devon
Easy Divers Lundy Seal Dive Trip
Easy Divers Group On Boat to Lundy

Qualified Diver Package Terms & Conditions For your own safety and enjoyment, the following terms and conditions apply to Lundy Dive Trips:-  

The Lundy crossing can be rough even on a good day, so this trip is not suitable for people who suffer from sea sickness. We do not recommend taking any anti sickness medication and scuba diving 
 
The trip may be cancelled due to dangerous sea conditions in which case a full refund will be paid, but otherwise the trip will take place in all weathers. We try to give 48 hours notice, so please be aware of this when booking your accommodation 
 
We observe the Lundy Seals Code of Conduct and expect our customers to do the same or they will need to return to the boat (this will be covered in the dive briefing) 
 
If you have not dived in the last 12 months, a minimum of a pool refresher session is compulsory and we recommend an open water dive if possible 
 
If you have dived in the last 12 months and have less than 5 logged Open Water Dives, a minimum of a pool refresher session is compulsory unless your last open water dive was within 3 months of the trip date. We also recommend an open water dive if possible 
 
If you are joining us on a guided trip and wish to dive independently in a buddy pair, then please let us know. We just need to check your dive experience before we agree to your request 
 
If the dive staff are concerned about your safety in the water, we reserve the right to ask you to return to the boat at any time during the dives and you will not receive a refund 
 
If the main guided dive party is delayed by more than 10 minutes due to an issue you are experiencing, the Dive Supervisor will make every effort to help you, but after 10 minutes will surface with you and send you back to the boat. You will not receive a refund 
 
We use DIN tanks, so if you are using your own equipment and purely require tank hire, please check for compatibility or reserve 1 of our 2 DIN to Yoke Adaptors if necessary 
 
Maximum dive time is 1 hour per dive 
 
No diver will be able to take part without bringing a recognised Divers License evidencing a minimum qualification of PADI Open Water or equivalent and Log Book. If you have lost your Log Book, a pool refresher session is compulsory regardless of date of last dive/experience 
 
No diver will be able to take part without signing liability waivers and completing a PADI Medical Form, unless one has been completed with us in the last 12 months and nothing has changed 
 
If you need to answer yes to any of the questions on the PADI Medical Form, a doctor will need to sign you off as fit to dive. If this is the case please do not book yourself a place until you have received your sign-off and you must bring the signed off medical form on the day 
 
If you need to cancel, we can only offer you a refund if we can fill the space. It is very likely that we can fill the space, but just so you are aware! 
 
A 50% deposit is payable at the time of booking and the balance of payment is due one calendar month prior to departure. If we do not receive payment by then we reserve the right to offer your place to another customer 
 
The trip is for over 18s only unless accompanied by a parent/guardian (NB parent/guardian does not have to dive) in which case open to 12yrs + 
 
We offer dive equipment for hire in standard small, medium, large and extra large sizes. If you think you are of a non-standard size it is worth discussing this with us before your trip, so that we can make sure we have equipment that will fit 
 
We offer 5mm full wetsuits with a 5mm shorty over the top, so a core warmth of 10mm, plus hood and gloves which is sufficient for UK waters in the summer season. Dry Suits are not available to hire but you are welcome to use your own if you wish as long as you have recently completed and logged a recognised Dry Suit orientation course or have plenty of logged Dry Suit dives 
 
 
Qualified Diver trips To Lundy Island 
 
Our site uses cookies. For more information, see our cookie policy. Accept cookies and close
Reject cookies Manage settings