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We went here with a very mixed group of relatives, some old, some young, some fit, some fat... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Bob G
Very enjoyable!!!

This was a very enjoyable one hour cruise along the canal connected to the quay itself. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Phillyn17
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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.
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Brayford Pool | Lucy Tower Street Lincoln, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

We went here with a very mixed group of relatives, some old, some young, some fit, some fat. Staff were very accommodating and freindly and went out of their way to make sure we were having a good time. They allowed us to take over...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday trip with th my daughter. Was a bright day but chilly, due to heavy traffic we had parked quickly in the Lucy Tower multi storey and rushed to catch the 1.30pm cruise, I had forgotten to grab my fleece out of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

This was a very enjoyable one hour cruise along the canal connected to the quay itself. Very professional staff, comprehensive commentary throughout, and on board food and drink facilities. Would definitely recommend this trip without hesitation ....

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Phillyn17
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Fortunately was a lovely sunny day so we were able to sit outside but even on a rainy day there is plenty of seating inside and you are able to order hot and cold drinks. The commentary is interesting and nicely presented. The staff are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Booked a boat trip through Groupon. We arrived for the 2.45pm boat trip. Lovely calm and very relaxing throughout. We had coffee and teas which was nice. You do pay for your drinks but it wasn't expensive. All the staff were very friendly and smiley...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

As a first time reviewer, I would like to tell you about my experience on the Brayford belle! As a solo world traveller i have been on boat trips in Asia, Australia, USA, Europe and the Caribbean and I have never had a more wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my birthday treat! Went on Brayford Belle yesterday with my family including young children. Staff were all very professional and lovely. Clear and informative commentary. Saw parts of Lincoln we’d not seen before. Just right for lull ages!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely trip along the canal. Staff so very helpful and kind on every level. Informative tour. Interesting to see canal life and hear about its history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 978shaunh
Reviewed 14 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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paul k
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Response from Phillyn17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe this boat was ... in fact, you can also hire it for private functions.
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