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About Croisieres Saumur Loire
The best way to discover Loire Valley landscapes around Saumur. An outdoor activity.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent river cruise on the Loire with wine tasting by Robert et Marcel. In French and English the history of Saumur and the relationship with the wild Loire River unfolded. The wines were eloquently described and tasted manifiques!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank EnglishinSaumur
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Very kind of you. We fill obliged by your commentary. Thanks also tou our excellent partner supplier, Robert et Marcel for these special 'croisières oenologiques".

Reviewed July 23, 2019

we were the only passengers on the last cruise of the day and as such, we were worried that the trip would be cancelled but they were please to take us out. Our guide's English was superb and she was very knowledgeable. All 3 crew...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank racheltravels37
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2019

Hi, this is the kind of services we are proud to deliver, with a very dedicated crew. Your appreciation is our best reward. Many thanks. Enjoy your journey in Anjou !

Reviewed July 7, 2019

We took the 1 hour boat trip up and down the Loire. It was a very hot day and the crew greeted us with a glass of nice cold water and friendly smiles. The trip was a gentle cruise with informative commentary in French and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Alan_Wilkinson
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

We are deeply honored by your appreciation. Thank you, and enjoy Anjou !

Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

We did the 3 pm cruise today and there were only 4 of us on the boat . 2 French 2 English . Our guide was so good her English excellent and she offered us lots of tips

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Droopydrawrs52
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2019

Very kind of you. Enjoy your stay..

Reviewed October 8, 2018

We were lucky, the previous trip was crammed with A tourist group. Our trip consisted of just 2 couples and we got one 2 one attention. Just about an hour with lots of information about the Loire and the surrounding area was very informative. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phillip O
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Thank you Philipp for your comment. Yes, when a cruise is planned, we never hesitate to sail for four people only, an opportunity to deliver you a high quality attention. So is our policy, to let you at best enjoy the Loire rive in any...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018

Decided on this activity and what a good choice. It was peaceful and the commentaries although in French were translated in English. I believe that they can provide some info leaflet in other languages. We were offered a glass of Cremant de Loire with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Franck-Tobias
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

I've been told by the crew the ring was wonderfull. Please notice that 100% of girls asked to be married on our boat (for a total of two until now) answered "Yes" . Thank you Franck for your historic testimony of this lovely event.

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We had been on this trip before a few years ago with friends. Decided to finish our week’s holiday this year with another trip. Very nice views of Saumur and river banks. Commentary in French only this time -I think they also do English commentaries...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SusieeQ
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Hi SusieeQ When passengers show fluent in French during payment, the crew may imagine they are all French native speakers or people eager to use French linguage. In such occasion, and without any other request, the crew may keep on a one linguage commentary. A...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We took the only available option for a Thursday which was the 5.30 'wine-tasting'. It turned out that this cruise is sort of sponsored by a local winery which offers 3 different wines to taste, rose, blanc and rouge. The wine was good, especially the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maria A
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Among hundreds of yearly departures, we organised during summer 2018 six wine tasting cruises, with a slow sailing to fully enjoy tasting in the middle of the city and in the middle of the river. All three others previous departures the same Thursday at 2:00,...More

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We went with two young children and all enjoyed it very much. We all got binoculars which the kids loved. The guide was great giving the history in both French and English. Was very interesting. Got to taste some local wine and biscuts. Would definatley...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kirstym833
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you Kirsty for your so kind comment. We all love to please and help families. Enjoy your stay in Anjou !

Reviewed August 22, 2017

We thought this would be a fun (perhaps somewhat "touristy") way of spending 50 minutes in Saumur but weren't really expecting anything too special. However, by the end of the (generous) 50 minutes we felt we had seen Saumur from a different angle, while having...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank James_C_S_H
Bernard H, Propriétaire at Croisieres Saumur Loire, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Hi James. We are greatly honored by this apreciation writen from your own experience. Let us wish you the best stay in Anjou.

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