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Oxford River Trips - Regardless

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Quay Street | Orford Quay, Orford IP12 2NU, England
+44 7900 230579
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Pleasant

Good value for a couple of hours on the river. The boat is in good order, and safety was high on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marten B
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Gillingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
A nice outing

This boat seats 29 people on wooden bench type seating around the boat. You can't book, so you just... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nadia17051070
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
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“boat trip” (7 reviews)
“lobster pot” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Quay Street | Orford Quay, Orford IP12 2NU, England
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+44 7900 230579
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good value for a couple of hours on the river. The boat is in good order, and safety was high on the crew’s agenda so great for smaller children and the less mobile. There is plenty to see on the outward and inward legs but...More

Thank Marten B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This boat seats 29 people on wooden bench type seating around the boat. You can't book, so you just arrive and wait in line, hoping to board. It's not cheap, £10 adult and £5 child. Depending on where you sit, you don't see a great...More

Thank nadia17051070
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’d hired the boat as a private tour for several families (capacity is 29) and so we got more time and spent lots of time exploring the lobster pots and handling the crabs and lobsters. Entertained the kids who were largely 10-14 years old. It’s...More

1  Thank Fred B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The small boat took us down river and around Havergate island. The boatman gave an entertaining and interesting commentary he also provided bird books for the less informed passengers. His commentary was on local and natural history, wildlife flora and fauna together with tales of...More

Thank Gillian S
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Good views of Havergate Island and interesting historical documentary from the Captain. Good value for money at a tenner per person. Nice change to see Orford from the river.

Thank lynne j
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

A great hour on the water. The friendly, helpful skipper explains the unexpected secret history of the area and points out the amazing wildlife. And all for a very reasonable price.

Thank NorthantsNige
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Lovely trip. The food was very good. It was nice sharing the lunch table with others on the trip. Staffordshire eere very good and helpful. It is a very nice thing to do on a summers afternoon.

Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This small boat gets you close to the muddy river banks around Orford. You get good views of the mud, and some of the few sights around. But you must love it for what it is, or want to watch birds: don't come expecting thrills,...More

1  Thank Piran M
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

A good trip organised by the RSPB on the regardless, around Havergate Island (about an hour) with a longer 90min stop to visit two of the hides. It was wet and cold and there’s no cover on the boat, so a good warm waterproof jacket...More

Thank John4One
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We booked by telephone with RSPB at Minsmere £12 per adult. A 15 minute boat trip in relatively sheltered waters on a sunny August day got us to Havergate Island. Here the boat driver offered binoculars to anyone needing them, and chatted with us until...More

Thank pollylou
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Response from sheilallan | Reviewed this property |
Exactly. I posted this as Orford but it came up in one place as Oxford. This is slack practice on the part of Tripadvisor and not worthy of its otherwise high standards. Does no one check?
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