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Henrietta III

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Address: Water & Dock Streets, Wilmington, NC
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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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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It was a little boring since there wasn't much to see. We opted for the daytime sightseeing tour. We did not have the lunch. It's over an hour and I guess a good "filler" for... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2014
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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74 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2014

Dinner and a cruise with and very monotone verbal walk down the rivers history from the captain. Weather was lovely and so was the company but the food was very average. I still would love to try the murder mystery cruise :).

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Thank KSoltis
SC
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52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2014

I took my kids on a murder mystery cruise when we were on vacation in June 2014. They had a great time and thought everything about the event was fantastic. I have mixed reviews. My kids loved the "show" and the food - they even went back for seconds on a couple things on the buffet line. I thought the... More 

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1 Thank TripTheLightSC
West Chester, Ohio
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

We did the Wednesday night dinner cruise. Cruise was nice but food was very average buffet style. Better off going to dinner afterward on the river walk.

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2 Thank Erinday13
Greenville, South Carolina
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69 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2014

It was a little boring since there wasn't much to see. We opted for the daytime sightseeing tour. We did not have the lunch. It's over an hour and I guess a good "filler" for time. Go to the front of the boat, 3rd deck, on the return trip. There was a good breeze. The back of the boat has... More 

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3 Thank LoveLabs2014
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2014

We looked at the pictures posted on the web about the Henrietta 111 in the dining area people were dressed nice, men in shirts and ties and women in nice dresses. We dressed and when we got there the people looked like they were dressed to go to a picnic in a park or walk on the beach.

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7 Thank Casper700
Christiansburg, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had a wonderful experience on the Fourth of July dinner cruise with our children ages 10 and 13. We enjoyed the dinner buffet, banjo player, tour of the river and fireworks! I gave 4 stars because it was difficult to hear the announcements on the second level of the ship before and during dinner. The pulled pork, chicken, and... More 

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Thank Amy K
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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59 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was our first experience on a dinner cruise and we were pleasantly surprised at how organized the trip down the river was. The meal was buffet style and there was more than enough to serve all on board. The cruise director was very friendly and informed us of all the points of interest while the banjo player kept us... More 

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1 Thank ken and cindy p
Brighton, Illinois
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18 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 4, 2014

The boat itself is a very pretty, nicely maintained vessel. My husband and I had never done this and we found it to be so relaxing and enjoyable. The Bango player was amazing and enhanced the trip so much. We did a Friday night cruise. I would highly suggest that you go and enjoy a quiet, relaxing evening on the... More 

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2 Thank Sue62012
North Carolina
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158 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed July 3, 2014

We went on the Wednesday night dinner and sightseeing cruise. Our buffet was very good, BBQ ribs and baked chicken which both just fell off the bone. Great banana pudding for dessert was the perfect ending. Our pilot/cruise director was very knowledgeable and gave us an interesting tour. The staff was friendly and the ship was very clean. We will... More 

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1 Thank honeygene
Snow Hill, North Carolina
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39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

This was our first time in the cruise. We did the Saturday night dinner cruise. The dinner was nice, the environment was nice. Ship was clean & well kept. We had a beautiful evening to enjoy the deck &the gorgeous sunset. We will do it again!

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