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City Cruises

Address: Westminster Pier | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England (Westminster / Belgravia)
Phone Number: 020 77 400 400
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Ranked #281 of 1,160 Activities in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central...
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central London from and to Westminster, London Eye, Tower of London and Greenwich piers on modern, wheelchair-friendly boats. Commentary provided, refreshments and toilets available. One-way, return and all-day, hop-on/hop-off tickets available for adults and children, with special value family tickets for two adults and up to 3 children travelling together. Cruises operate every day of the year (except Christmas Day 25th December) from about 10am until 5-6pm with evening cruises in summer.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

It was a great way to see the famous landmarks, and the best part in this weather is that it's really cozy inside. Me and my friend took on an impulsive decision to do the cruise because of the chill outside.And it turned out to be a great decision, it was comfy and at night, it was awesome to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Booked for six of us on a deal this was excellent value for £79 for 2 people you get a 3 hour trip up and down the thames, with half a bottle of wine a glass of bubbly when you enter an excellent 4 course meal and good entertainment on board. I will definately be returning. There are disabled facilities... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

They are currently selling tickets for London's top attractions at face value and only charging £1 extra to include an all day River Roamer ticket (usually £18). As a Londoner and seasoned traveller I must tell you this is a really excellent price and you should definitely take advantage if you are in London in January. You will receive a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed our 2 1/2 hour cruise with these folks. Quite informative, comfortable, and very friendly staff. We had a chance to visit with the boat captain, Harry Wilson, and he was a very friendly and helpful chap. A lot of history can be seen from the waterside of London, and I'd recommend these folks without hesitation.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I absolutely loved this boat tour. The guides were friendly, knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. You could get on and off as you pleased, and therefore had the opportunity to explore what you wanted to see in more detail. 100% recommend!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Wanted to make this years new years eve special for my love one and my son, tickets were pricey at around £330 each same price for adult or child but many dinner cruises i checked didn't allow teens under 16 so i went ahead and hope for a magical night on the Thames. The staff at the pier was nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Enjoyed another trip on the Thames from Westminster to Geenwich. The Thames boatmen keep you informed with a comentary on all the sights on the way down the river. We had 2 for 1 tickets on this trip so we travelled for £18 per couple what great value for money. This is a great way to see London.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This was lovely. From the supremely organised staff at Tower Pier who were friendly and informative to the bar staff on board who kept smiling despite having to work really hard while everyone else was having a good time and the crew who did a great commentary and were on hand at all times. The view for the fireworks was... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

My daughter bought me this lunch cruise for Christmas. We went yesterday (7.1.15). We were greeted on board & shown to our table. The staff were very friendly & made us feel welcome, the boat was clean & nice & cosy on a cold day. The food was excellent, my daughter had the vegetarian option which she thoroughly enjoyed. The... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went for afternoon tea on the river on Sunday 4th Jan 2015. It was a really nice trip. The journey started at the pier by the Tower of London and went all the way upto The houses of parliament. Although it was a dark day the boat was very nicely fitted out and clean. The tea was very good... More 

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