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Greenway Ferry & Pleasure Cruises

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Address: 13 The Quay, Brixham TQ5 0ES, England
Phone Number: 01803 882 811
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Greenway Ferry & Pleasure Cruises is the home of WW2 Heritage Ship...

Greenway Ferry & Pleasure Cruises is the home of WW2 Heritage Ship Fairmile and nine other sea and river boats offering a fantastic array of boat trips, excursions and ferry services in the English Riviera and beautiful River Dart.With offices based at Princess Pier Torquay, the Quay Brixham, the boat float Dartmouth and at Greenway Quay on the edge of the serene River Dart, we offer the largest variety of award winning green marine transportation links in the South West. In 2010 Greenway Ferry where awarded Visit Britain’s Quality Visitor Attraction award.

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Torquay to Brixham and back

When you visit Torquay make sure you go on the ferry to Brixham, only £3 return and on a sunny day the views and experience are amazing. A little tip on a busy day get in the que... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When you visit Torquay make sure you go on the ferry to Brixham, only £3 return and on a sunny day the views and experience are amazing. A little tip on a busy day get in the que about 20 mins before your planned departure time to avoid having to wait for the next one. The trip lasts about 30... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided on spur of the moment to do the ferry cruise down the river dart from Dartmouth 1.5 hours cruise return with interesting historical commentary from the Naval college to Agatha Christies accommodation. With 1.5 hours to spend in Dartmouth it was a lovely day and highly recommend to anyone to do the cruise,, Thoroughly enjoyable.

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Thank JOHN G
Brixham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommend the Round Robin trip : boat/bus/steam train. This company is very professional and experienced. I have enjoyed cruising with them both as a paying passenger and a cruise ship tour guide.

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Thank Janet C
Blackwood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the boat ride today £3 return bargain!! Took about 30 mins to torqay and boat rides were every 15min. Staff were friendly. Boat was very clean and the staff on boat also told you what you could see with some history as well. Well worth a visit

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Thank Natalie L
Exeter, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Took the ferry to Greenway quay. Staff very helpful and pleasant. Boat ideal for all weather as there is seating inside.

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Thank Judith G
Brussels
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

3 of us Adults paid £10 each for a 2 hour wildlife cruise expected just that we were told they couldn't guarantee Dolphins which we understood What we actually got was the Torquay ferry which costs £3 return!!!! We set of along the coast to stop first at Paignton to drop passengers then Torquay then back to Paignton then back... More 

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Thank junktion
UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This is a charming trip to take down the estuary from Dartmouth to Greenway. It only takes 30 mins so its a good one to do with small children. We had a lovely time and its certainly the best way to arrive at Greenway, avoiding the challenges of driving around here!

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Thank Dismal
Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Although we were staying in Brixham which we did not enjoy we went out every day and particularly enjoyed our ferry trip and browse around Dartmouth. Lovely little shops,restaurants and a park , easy to park car , a lovely clean hospitable town.

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Temple Cloud, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

A nice river trip with appropriate commentary it appeared to us the most sensible way to travel from Dartmouth to Agatha Christies former residence & we were proved right. Very pleasant & highly recommended

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We bought tickets for the 1 hour cruise just £5 each from the ticket stand opposite lloyds bank in Dartmouth. It was great, clean and comfortable boat, good commentary. The competitors were quite keen to sell the same trip at £8.50 per head and their trip looked pretty chaotic so glad we chose this one. Would recommend!

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