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Henrietta III

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Address: Water & Dock Streets, Wilmington, NC
Phone Number: 910 343 1611
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Cruise the Cape Fear River in style on this elegant riverboat that offers...

Cruise the Cape Fear River in style on this elegant riverboat that offers narrated sightseeing tours, lunch and dinner cruises and romantic moonlight trips.

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To late, it's gone.

Did it a few times but they have sold the boat and it is going. Nice while it lasted. There are other river tour boats but not like the one.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2016
Steve S
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Southport, North Carolina
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time on board and learned so much about the Wilmington area. The folks were friendly and funny. It was very enjoyable.

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Thank Zeemie
Wilmington, North Carolina
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

no longer in Wilmington. was average anyway and probably not missed. food was often bad and atmosphere was cheesy

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Thank bladelives
Wilmington, North Carolina
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We are sad to see the landmark Henrietta go but gone she is. The owner promises to replace Henrietta with a smaller river boat. Stay tuned. Henrietta left in April 2016.

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1 Thank Donna C
Wilmington, North Carolina
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The Henrietta has sailed on to a new port and no longer calling Wilmington home. There are other water tours available.

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1 Thank Jill_WilmNC
Detroit, Michigan
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The cruise was nice, the dinner was decent, but the mystery show was horrible. Just go for the cruise or a dinner cruise - skip the corny mystery show.

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Thank Kelly K
Brevard County, Florida
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687 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Docked along the boardwalk along South Front Street on the Cape Fear River. Nice background for photo's. Nicely maintained.

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Thank Rita S
Southport, North Carolina
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Did it a few times but they have sold the boat and it is going. Nice while it lasted. There are other river tour boats but not like the one.

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Thank Steve S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 397 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

It was typical and looked as if it could get a refurbishment. From the outside it was not as impressive as some of the much larger riverboats seen on the Mississippi around St Louis.

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Thank Oldjack
Raleigh, North Carolina
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

My husband and I loved the dinner cruise so much that it became a tradition to spend our anniversary on it every year. We are really going to miss the ship now that it has been sold. This was one of the main tourist attractions that brought us to Wilmington every year.

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Thank GwenShepp
Surf City, North Carolina
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334 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

The old boat will be missed as a Landmark- hurry to see it before its too late. For those who started in this area with the trips with Santa Claus down the old river and the delightful warm hot chocolate it will indeed be a memory only. Food was available on certain trips and some trips were totally free with... More 

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