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Brayford Belle Lincoln

Brayford Pool | Lucy Tower Street Lincoln, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
+44 1522 881200
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Really disappointed... I've had more picturesque views from a canal walk in Dudley. We had a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Simon B
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Enjoyable and informative.

You certainly get your monies worth on The Brayford Belle canal tour. Being of a certain age it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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This pleasureboat goes up the old fossdyke canal from Brayford Pool Lincoln (where there are several pub restaurants, There is a commentary on Lincoln history as it goes past house boats and into the country. It is an one hour trip.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lovely trip” (12 reviews)
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Brayford Pool | Lucy Tower Street Lincoln, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really disappointed... I've had more picturesque views from a canal walk in Dudley. We had a disabled person in our party so had to sit at the back, which also happened to be the smoking area. Why not just make the whole boat non-smoking, its...More

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You certainly get your monies worth on The Brayford Belle canal tour. Being of a certain age it only cost us £6 each for a thoroughly enjoyable cruise. We didn't book in advance as there are several tours each day, we did the first one...More

Thank exercet
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always say ‘we should do the boat’ every time we come to Lincoln and we finally got around to it. Lovely way to spend an hour or so, even though we know the area very well, it was good to see it from a...More

Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided that we should take a trip on the boat as being near the water is our thing!. Sat at the front, served drinks as we cruised down the wharf a Fossdike canal. Good audible commentary provided along the way. Great way to spend...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a bit of a tradition for us to have a trip on the water if we can when away! This was just outside our hotel so we turned up and a very nice man gave us all the info - so we got on....More

Thank Phil T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Groupon are currently running tickets for 2 for £9 until end of August. Great value. Very welcoming, friendly staff. Bar on board. Recorded commentary. A relaxing way to enjoy 50 minutes though not a great deal to see en route.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really helpful staff who returned my phone call after I made an enquiry . The same lady greeted me in the boat and both crew members couldn’t be more polite or helpful . Totally child friendly and didn’t charge for under two year olds. Lovely...More

Thank Kev S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We bought our family ticket online and was welcomed by a chap who informed us the best time to come before the next trip. So we had a walk around and got there 15mins before the next trip and managed to be the first ones...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Waited 40 mins in the scorching heat with a testing but very excited 3 year old, the boat was supposed to leave at 11am, we got right to the point of boarding when we were told that due to technical issues we would have to...More

Thank Rob T
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Brayford Belle is a Lincoln institution, combining a great view with a fun ride and dash of history. Perfect for a day trip or private events.

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