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Woodlands Waterway Trolley

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Address: 1100 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77380
Phone Number: 281-367-1151

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Took our 3 year old grandsons. Remember there is no bathroom onboard and the roundtrip is 40 minutes. Bring a snack if you have small children. Enjoyed the lake and seeing the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2016

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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm confused at the title "Trolley" paired with the picture of the Water Taxi. The Trolley is a BUS, a cute, old-time looking bus. The boats are Water Taxis. It isn't the most exciting attraction in the world, but if you don't have a car and would like to get around to the local attractions, shopping, library, HEB grocery store,... More 

Thank Laure H
Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

The service has changed. Management has clearly changed. No longer can a person purchase a ticket for the day. It is a trip fee. If one gets off at one of the stops along the way, they have to pay full fare again. In addition, the signage is wrong. The boats don't start to run until 4 on Fridays, not... More 

2 Thank Nnnbeagle
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252 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Took our 3 year old grandsons. Remember there is no bathroom onboard and the roundtrip is 40 minutes. Bring a snack if you have small children. Enjoyed the lake and seeing the hotels, restaurants and buildings

1 Thank LBHouston11
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

The ride is not worth the $5 per person (no charge if under 4 yrs), especially during July/August. Better off getting the free trolley.

Thank Tony201089
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

The Woodlands Waterway Trolley is a lot of fun and something to enjoy with both friends and family while out and about.

Thank Robert G
st. louis, missouri
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21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The waterway trolley conveniently links the areas of the downtown Woodlands area-mall. market Square, Cinemas, Cynthia Zmitchell Pavillion.

Thank janvern
Foley, Alabama
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We took kids and grand kids as we thought it was something really cool. Not. The kids were bored till they saw a few turtles. The water had trash floating in it where the stop for the mall is. Use the trolley if you want to get around, it is free.

1 Thank SantaClausHouston_TX
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We have taken the Waterway taxi/cruise twice with friends. There are several boats, it's a relaxing ride, plenty of seating. Ask where passengers can get off and back on at different points. Kid friendly but they have to stay in their seats. Idea: Get off with the kids at the wall of water and patio fountains where they can run... More 

Thank P A
The Woodlands, Texas
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211 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Nice little tour around the Waterway, with information given about the various buildings and area as you go round. Worth while if you have a trip here just to see The Woodlands from a different perspective. Only costs a few bucks as well

Thank St_matty
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

I went to the Woodlands Mall for the first time with my fiance and her son just to get 2 hours worth of disappointment. We decided to catch the cruise near Landry's but was passed up by two boats. (The Puffy and The George). Unsure of the boarding areas, and after waiting a little over an hour, we took a... More 

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