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Hornblower Cruises

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We offer two tours. Both tours depart from the Bugibba Jetty Monday to Saturday at 10.30am to 5.30pm. Option A - Comino + Blue Lagoon + Caves: 20euro. This cruise is attractive for all you beach lovers and island explorers. We stop on Comino island...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Dawret Il-Gzejjer | Office: Triq Il-Maskli QAWRA, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2508, Malta
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All reviewsdeck chairstop deckblue lagoonminibus tourday triphorn blowerazure windowvalue for moneyplenty of spaceextra eurospeed boat tripfamily runfood and drinksgreat tripwell worth the moneypersonal touchfrom start to finish
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A night before this trip I searched for Blue lagoon, Crystal lagoon and some caves trips on google and tripadvisor. Because there are so many of them. If you are doing the same right now, just trust me, take this one. I am 100% sure...More

Thank VentsV2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My girlfriend and I were looking for a company to go to Blue Lagoon, and finally decided for Hornblower Cruises because of the brilliant reviews it has. To begin with, the boat is really comfortable. If you are able to arrive there with enough time...More

Thank Juan F
Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed our cruise with Hornblower. We were staying in Sliema and took advantage of the transfers for 5 euros each for a return trip to the port which was great. When we got on the boat the sundeck was pretty packed and we...More

Thank LauratheExplorer1992
Reviewed yesterday

A great day out, I will do this trip again for sure. Gozo not much to see but worth a visit. Blue lagoon beautiful. Comino beach very busy but plenty of space on the boat to sunbathe and slide on the boat into the sea...More

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I would recommend this trip to those looking to visit the Blue Lagoon. We did the Gozo, Comino, Blue Lagoon and Caves tour. There are optional extras on board such as a speedboat through the caves or a tour bus round Gozo. We opted for...More

Thank Fantomex87
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the most fantastic trip with Hornblower Cruises to the Blue Lagoon. The staff were very friendly and always happy to help with any issues. The boat itself was great, and its position in the Blue Lagoon was even better! The other companies boats...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 2 days ago

This had great reviews on Trip Advisor so we made a point of going - however, the day was fine lthough a bit hurried as we did the spped baot trip and the bus tour. The following week we took the ferry to Gozo and...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked with horn blowers as the reviews were very encouraging. Paid for Gozo minibus, don’t bother with cave speed boats. If you are not already on the top deck very unlikely to get deck chair when in lagoon. Overall a great day out and I...More

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HornblowerCruises, Owner at Hornblower Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy you enjoyed your day with us. We note your comments regarding the top deck and we are making some changes to hopefully change this for next season. Your comments really help us to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Me and my friend were spoiled for choice when it came to choosing a boat tour, we were approached by a friendly woman along the road towards Bugibba square who told us about the Hornblower so we booked it for the following day. It was...More

Thank Laurie1993
HornblowerCruises, Owner at Hornblower Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Laurie, Happy to hear you enjoyed our boat tour and the facilities on-board. September was really good to us this year weather wise so great that you got to enjoy the sunshine. We look forward to having you again on the Hornblower! Best wishes, Kevin,...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The customer service from the staff is amazing! Traveling with a toddler can be stressful but they went above and beyond to help in any way. Something as small as turning the tv to cartoons to help a cranky toddler relax a bit really made...More

Thank Roxanne M
HornblowerCruises, Owner at Hornblower Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Roxanne, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We try our very best to give continuous good service. We are happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your day with us. Would love to have you aboard in the future! Best wishes,...More

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Ayesha L
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Maya Y | Reviewed this property |
We left Buggibba at 1030, reaching Blue Lagoon at 1155. We had one hour in the Blue Lagoon. Then the boat left for Gozo at 1300, arriving at 1315 to Mgarr Harbour. It left Gozo at 1615. Three hours in Gozo.
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Jacqui e
July 29, 2018|
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Response from HornblowerCruises | Property representative |
Hi Jacqui, There are parking spaces near the boat but I would suggest always to come down at least an hour before departure time. Monday to Saturday the boat departs at 10.30am and on a Sunday departure is at 9.30. See... More
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gaz_england
July 28, 2018|
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Response from HornblowerCruises | Property representative |
Hi gaz_england, Your 5 year old is as endearing as mine :-) for sure she can go down. She can go down with a parent but it is quite safe for her to go down alone. If she needs swimming aids like arm bands she can go down... More
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