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Granta Boat & Punt Company

Granta Moorings (next to Granta Riverside Pub) | Newnham Road, Cambridge CB3 9EX, England
+44 1223 301845
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Punting In Cambridge

Living in Cambridge gives one the ideal opportunity to know the best place to take a punt, or... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2015
Pierre S
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Have a punt!

There's an awful lot of competition for punting on the River Cam in Cambridge. Frankly, they are... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2015
seagullrob
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Brisbane, Queensland
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  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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Granta Moorings (next to Granta Riverside Pub) | Newnham Road, Cambridge CB3 9EX, England
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Reviewed May 29, 2015

Living in Cambridge gives one the ideal opportunity to know the best place to take a punt, or rather be taken on a punt, we have done both and each experience to view this beautiful city from the river Cam is a must. The guided...More

1  Thank Pierre S
Reviewed April 8, 2015

There's an awful lot of competition for punting on the River Cam in Cambridge. Frankly, they are probably all pretty good. We chose the Granta Punt Company for a self-guided punt because they were "out of the way" (ie, not in the main tourist stream)...More

1  Thank seagullrob
Reviewed January 7, 2015

Excellent and great History. It show how much history and architecture, If you really into universities and collages, their history and origins then you will love it. I recommend everyone to take trip in the boat to enjoy the human creation of knowledge.

Thank Hariss2015
Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

We hired a single punt for 6 of us to punt upriver and had a lovely 2 hours on the Cam watching kingfishers, dragonflies, geese and swans as well as having a great picnic lunch on the side of the river. All pretty good VFM...More

Thank AShaw567
Reviewed August 22, 2014

As we were on a parking meter, the sales crew said they would hold the boat so we could get on an earlier trip. but when we arrived at the set off point, it had gone. The boys who greeted us were apologetic and charming...More

Thank Heather N
Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

These guys - Alex, Miles and Millie (hope I've got that right) - were awesome. I turned up on my road bike with a peculiar request for a photo of me and my bike in a punt. Not only did they agree, but they did...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed July 25, 2014

We absolutely loved our punting trip on the Cam, and Olly our guide was amazing. So much history and friendly banter - the conversation went everywhere, and the views are stunning. We looked at the punts from other companies as we travelled and Granta's are...More

Thank GRANT AND LISA S
Reviewed July 22, 2014

We had a group of 24 people in 2 boats on the busiest day of the year, this company looked after all of them, ages ranging from 10 to 74, and gave them a memorable experience. The two guides were very knowledgeable and were unflappable...More

Thank Susiefage
Lily-Crew, Manager at Granta Boat & Punt Company, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it was so nice to meet you all. Our crew take their roles very seriously and try, every day, to provide a quality experience that visitors expect. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

My friend Balpreet and I had a lovely time punting today. We were guided very well by one if the Granta tour guides today (19/6/14). (Apologies I forget the name, was trying my level best to hide the migraine that so inconveniently ensued itself at...More

Thank Dr-Aryan
Reviewed June 3, 2014

Had such a great time on the boat. We had Olly as our 'captain' and he had such good banter! My 4 friends and I took a picnic and some prosecco- of course!! Was such a fun trip down the River Cam. We met a...More

Thank AnnabelBowden
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