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St Ives Electric Riverboat- Day Boat Tours

St Ives Electric Riverboat- Day Boat Tours
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London Road, St Ives PE27 5GT, England
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All reviews an hour great trip the river enjoyable trip whole family all ages dolphin hotel great value knowledgeable guide hemingford grey white board sense of humour recommend it to anyone old bridge robin captain riverboat
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Reviewed 5 days ago

st.Ives is a lovely friendly place to visit,nice walkes plenty of places to walk and eat, nice clothes shops to look in.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank metanner
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Spent an hour on this boat trip. Robin the captain is very informative. Lovely boat with good views from all seats. To top it all the weather was perfect. Would recommend to anyone of all ages.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nanribbit
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I was looking for something different do (that didn't involve walking) with my elderly parents. This was just the job! Having lived in and around St Ives for over 20 years I saw a side to the town that I've never seen before. It was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank arich64
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Robin provided a relaxing and informative ride along the Great Ouse for myself and my sister-in-law. He is an absolute mine of information having been born and brought up in St Ives; this means that he has detailed knowledge of individual people and events from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suzanne I
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely trip. Our guide was very knowledgeable and with a great sense of humour. We and our children enjoyed the trip very much. They even got to steer the boat! Great experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kon_0711
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely boat trip with family visiting us last week. So relaxing. Saw herons cormorants and a kingfisher. Great commentary from boatman

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marilyn Z
Reviewed August 7, 2018

What a pleasant thing to do on a Warm British Evening! Went on a charter trip with St. Ives Camera club - relaxing and peaceful and lots of good humour!.... and a lot easier than punting!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Martin D
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very interesting hour on the Gt Ouse with a knowledgeable guide. Looking forward to trying the nighttime cruise

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nusia52
Reviewed August 5, 2018

We chartered this boat to celebrate my mum's 70th birthday and it was just perfect! It was a really hot day but so cool and shady on board with the breeze from the river and the lovely comfortable leather seats. The captain was very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank d0bbly
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Peaceful, informative and enjoyable little trip down the Great Ouse. Takes about 55 minutes. Excellent value, Adults £7.50, Seniors £6.50, Children £4.50. Our guide, Robin, was excellent. There was a five year old boy on the trip and Robin let him steer (under supervision of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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April 17, 2015|
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Response from 254Gordon | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall, but I see one other review mentions £7 per person.
April 17, 2015|
Response from John D |
£85 for the hour - seats 12