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  • Karen M
    Kirkwall, UK663 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Booked ahead to save on booking (would advise to do this - but wasn't busy in January, but saved a third of the price) Picked up at Westminster pier - was great, as got to view the Houses of Parliament before left.
    We were booked to get off at Greenwich - cruise takes about 40 mins (could do this much quicker, but it does give you chance to see things along the bank)
    There is a commentary running about certain points of interest. The return commentary was better by a member of staff.
    Boat had indoor & outdoor seating. Lots of seats. Bar/cafe available & toilets
    Written January 29, 2024
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  • WonderingWanderer19
    Ghent, Belgium81 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is one of the best and most unique things there is to do in London! The water was warm, the drinks were tasty, the people were super nice and the river was calm and easy to navigate. Definitely recommend this! Can’t wait to try the BBQ boat later this year!
    Written January 9, 2024
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  • Katy
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is the best thing I have ever done in London. It was exciting and perfect for teenagers and their parents. A great adventure.
    Written October 24, 2023
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  • KarenBMelb
    Gold Coast, Australia110 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    If you haven’t seen London from the Thames this is worth the time. It does take most people to the Tower but it’s worth staying on to see the cute little village of Greenwhich.

    The commentary gives you a different side of London and was humorous.

    It was worth the time.
    Written October 18, 2023
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  • Davyd
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    What a way to see London , starts off a slow ride then high speed lots of twists and turns was great fun , the guys onboard Chris and Alex pointed out so much about London and we thought we thought we knew it all .My friend was nervous to start with but they reassured her , we felt very safe in their hands. We will be back.
    Written February 23, 2024
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  • Anna
    London, UK4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The fact that we could bring the dog along on the boat was amazing! Had a great time on the boat as well as on land, chatting to the lovely staff. 10 out of 10!
    Written September 26, 2023
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  • diana k
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    5* service

    Had a gorgeous day out and a must try experience for anyone looking to spend a day out touring london’s canals
    Written September 20, 2023
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  • joyce h
    Colchester, UK36 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Five of us went on the Alan Gardiner River cruise on the river Orwell, Ipswich, Essex. lovely boat with a very friendly crew. It takes up to 12passengers. A good commentary on what was of interest, too. The lunch was extremely good, with choices of starters, mains, and desserts. This was provided by one chef in a small galley, and all the meals were served at the same time. Amazing. A high standard of food. Would certainly go again.
    Written October 2, 2022
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  • Helen H
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We went from Westminster to Tower Bridge and back. We had been let down by Uber Thames Clippers due to delays and cancellations and Michael at Viscount cruises was fantastic offering an immediate solution. The commentary was great and the bar was well stocked. Fantastic. Thank you very much to everyone on board.
    Written November 13, 2022
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  • Abundantli365
    Waltham Forest, UK18 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had the best time, pictures by die water with the Canary Wharf backdrop, a hall to dance in, super helpful event coordinator (Amy) and team of awesome people to help us. Everyone came to ask us who the food suppliers were as the BBQ (yes in winter!) was excellent quality. It was a very affordable wedding for 60 people. They even cut our three layered cake up for us, cook and everyone so professional and a dream to liaise with. Well stocked bar and variety of menus to choose from. It was such a stressless venue for us and lovely as we had a date here early on in our relationship and I used to live around the corner many years ago. They even arranged the DJ. Thank you for making our Special day so enjoyable and God bless you for all your help!
    Written January 11, 2023
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  • Claire K
    London, UK5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Last night was our second time of asking King Cruises to host an 18th Birthday party for one of our daughters and they did not disappoint on either occasion. From the point of initial contact, the team communicates quickly and effectively ensuring that no small detail is overlooked. They were right on time at the pier, making sure that we got the most of our cruise slot. The choice of food is very wide and, because it is prepared during the cruise, it is absolutely fresh. Last night’s dishes smelled incredible as they were cooking and they tasted delicious. The crew go out of their way to make sure that everything happens as it should during the party, and all our guests commented on what a wonderful party it had been. Thank you so much to everyone at King Cruises. The birthday girl was over the moon!!!
    Written June 23, 2019
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  • s p
    smokie06168 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Had a fabulous afternoon on the gorgeous yacht taking in the sights down to Tower Bridge. We were well looked after by Paul and Lee and enjoyed their commentary about particular places of interest and buildings along the way. The weather wasn't great but we were protected by the canopy and it didn't compromise our enjoyment at all. Lots of fun and a great experience.
    Written July 31, 2021
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  • Simon P
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We held a very memorable Uni reunion for 40 on board and had a wonderful evening cruising the Regent Canal system. The barge is so different and makes a fab venue with a really helpful and friendly team. Thoroughly recommended.
    Written October 17, 2022
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  • Eduard G
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Wonderful! Great company. I was given everything for a quality holiday! I am very grateful! Thank :)
    Written May 26, 2019
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  • Meander11561037563
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We stayed for a week, an experience to be repeated! Breathtaking view of the ocean, courteous and helpful staff, villa equipped with every comfort, clean and welcoming! Thanks Ciro and Antonella
    Written February 6, 2024
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