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Grebe Canal Cruises
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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average4%
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Oct 16, 2016
“On the River”
Aug 12, 2016
“Brilliant unusual present!”
Cheddington Road | Pitstone Wharf, Pitstone LU7 9AD, England
+44 1296 661920
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Great day was had in 2015 going up and down the river and seeing the swans on their nests along with hearing the history of the canal.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Joanne C
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We gave a day's canal boat hire to some friends for a present - and they asked us to join them! A terrific day - a great welcome from the staff, helpful tips on how to pilot the boat, brilliant leisurely cruise up the canal,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Patrick L
Reviewed June 5, 2016

Closed up in 2014 according to the lady that operates the cafe at the wharf.Incredibly she still gets loads of work from disappointed people who have pitched up for a ride down the canal.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Tony M
Reviewed May 7, 2016

Excellent narrow boat trip, along the Grand Union Canal, from Pitstone Wharf Marina to to the Aylesbury Arm junction, then returning to Pitstone. Parking, toilets, and refreshments available at Pitstone. but as always, check opening times. If you are lucky, as I was, it's possible...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Les R
Reviewed August 13, 2015

My place off employment arranged a trip for us and our families. It was really enjoyable and the kids loved it especially helping to open the locks. Thoroughly recommend

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Kim C
Reviewed July 9, 2015

were lovely, my daughter enjoys it every time. takes about 90 minutes, tea and coffee is sold on board.

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank SophGrace
Reviewed February 8, 2015

I am informed that this company ceased trading in December 2014. Very sad, as I was looking forward to a canal trip with them this year. In order to get this review accepted by Tripadvisor I have had to answer questions that arenot relevant, such...More

Date of experience: January 2015
24  Thank Alan B
Reviewed December 13, 2014

A lovely experience for our grandchildren and us. They enjoyed the canal trip through the lock and the exciting entrance of Santa landing on the roof of the boat! There were plenty of questions later about Santa's arrival. Good presents too and very friendly Santa....More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Bev E
Reviewed November 8, 2014

I have been fortunate enough to go on two canal trips with this company in the last month. The boats are very well maintained and comfortable, the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable about the canals. The onboard refreshments are very very reasonably priced. Overall...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed September 8, 2014

We won a day-boat hire as second prize in a raffle. As we had been canal cruising in the past, this was a rel piece of luck! Grebe were waiting for us when we arrived at 8:45 and gave us a choice of boats. We...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Peter F
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Alan B
February 6, 2015|
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Response from oneworldlytraveller |
They are CLOSED. For reference see the information on the Canal & River Trust's website at: canalrivertrust. org. uk Perhaps Tripadvisor should delete this listing?