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Oliver Boat Trips
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  • Average2%
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Hello welcome to Oliver boat trips my web site is oliverboattrips.uk. Lincoln postode is LN5 7AY there is a car park just at the back of me.we operate three wonderful trips the first on 30 minute pop into town to it and starts from £2.50 four...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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| The Brayford Pool, Brayford Wharf East, Lincoln, England
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+44 7551 876758
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All reviews pyewipe inn scones pudding cake great trip brayford pool pot of tea glory hole hour trip enjoyable trip the pub treasure hunt fish chips historic lincoln great fun captain moonraker
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We was looking for something to do on Easter Sunday and we came across Oliver boat trips the signs was in the town and the pick-up points was easy to find and we had a 30 minute Easter egg hunt trip the boat was on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely cruise. Lasted for an hour had cakes and drinks included. Saw some really interesting areas of the city. Brilliant value for money.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Robnash73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely idea the children came up with a trip on Oliver the tug boat, we thoroughly enjoyed it from beginning to end, captain Chris must be the happiest friendliest mariner on water perfect from greeting us through refreshments and information along our tour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Roger P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a warm and friendly welcome from captain Chris. We were offered tea and cream scones and flowers 💐. Had a lovely time. Oliver is warm and cosy, such a lovely treat. Thank you Oliver x

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent mothers day boat trip, including cream tea & flowers for mums. We all enjoyed it very much. It was great to see Lincoln from the water. 💐⛵💐⛵💐⛵

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank alliew890
christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was such a lovely day on the River. We are really looking forward to the summer trips x

Reviewed March 9, 2019

I was taken on a trip to the Pyewipe Inn from Lincoln. The small boat was endearingly old-fashioned and somewhat tatty, naively decorated with rather grubby heart-shaped cushions and old teddies, and set with a little tray on which we found piping hot tea, proper...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SJB319
christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

Thank you for your comments.oliver was painted the next day inside so all ready for the summer. If we charged more we would not get any customer on Lincoln has not alot of spare money about As we are off peak season we tend not...More

Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

We visited the market on Sunday and we decided to try out the boat trip with Xmas dinner as a treat. The owners were lovely they couldn't do enough for you this is the only reason I have given 3 star rating. We were very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Hi thank you for your review it all helps to improve , the canal was blocked by a tree else we could had gone to the pyewipe Inn for this I will give you a summer free voucher for four people. We would had done...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a very pleasant short trip around Lincoln canals with Santa at the helm! Hot chocolate, warm mince pies and prezzies too...... great way to spend a Sunday morning...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank davidanthonyk
christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

It was a pleasure to have you both on board. Summer trips to the pyewipe Inn pub is a must when you are in Lincoln again.

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Fab family-friendly boat trip into historic Lincoln. Two adults and a 2.5 year old who thought the boat was wonderful. Friendly and accommodating staff. Lovely way to spend a morning. Thank you!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David M
christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

It was a pleasure to take you out xxx

Reviewed October 24, 2018

Oliver is a fantastic little tug boat,with a cosy atmosphere inside.We were greeted with a warm welcome from Chrissy the captain.She took us out on a 45 min ride where we were greeted by lovely waterside views at Brayford Pool.We had a lovely cup of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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christine e, Owner at Oliver Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Arrh and thank you for the basket. it is because f folk like you t makes it worth while x

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IssyC14
August 16, 2018|
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Response from christine e | Property representative |
Hi can you ring me on 07551876758 as I have two boats if there are to many people and we can do two boat trips with cream teas and sandwiches on my main boat. Both in town centre. X
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Kressie F
July 17, 2018|
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Hi thank you for your question. Yes we do have space on Saturday at 10am or 11 am or then 2.30 and onwards. My telephone number is 07551876758.im based on the Brayford Pool Lincoln. Ln57ay. I'm opposite the lincs echo... More
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Alison H
May 7, 2018|
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Response from christine e | Property representative |
Hi yes we do have space at 12 pm and we are based in the Brayford pool, my number is 07551876758, thanks
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