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Trent River Cruises

River Road | The Information Hub, Colwick Country Park, Nottingham NG4 2EW, England
+44 115 910 0507
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Really good day out, excellent value, great service

The cruise boat was hired for a family birthday. It included a three-course meal, plus welcome... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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It's worthwhile, rain or shine

Went on the Sunday afternoon cruise with family just to get a different view of Nottingham. They do... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
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Quality river cruises all year round for Corporate, Social, Public and Private functions onboard either our totally disabled friendly boat The Nottingham Crusader or our highly acclaimed boat The Trent Lady. Both of our boats offer a wide range of cruise packages and have disabled access. Both also have fully Licensed bars and are centrally heated. Private hire is available and custom menus can be provided Large Enough To Cater Small Enough To Care
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  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hour cruise” (10 reviews)
“top deck” (4 reviews)
“carvery meal” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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River Road | The Information Hub, Colwick Country Park, Nottingham NG4 2EW, England
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+44 115 910 0507
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cruise boat was hired for a family birthday. It included a three-course meal, plus welcome drinks and tea/coffee. The cruise itself was delightful. And the quality of the food and service was excellent. Very friendly staff who worked incredibly hard to make sure everything...More

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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our services and for your kind words. We are honoured that you chose to entrust us with your requirements on our Trent Lady Riverboat and that everything was to your liking. We are exceedingly proud of our...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went on the Sunday afternoon cruise with family just to get a different view of Nottingham. They do different length cruises, and the Sunday afternoon is a more leisurely, longer 3-hour cruise. It was great food was lovely and the staff were excellent. We had...More

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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased hear that you enjoyed your time with us and you are certainly right to say that you get a different perspective from the river which until you actually see it is hard...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

I took a group of 35 people for the 3 hour afternoon cruise with lunch. A perfect day, super staff -- nothing was too much trouble for them all. The meal was delicious - far beyond our expectations . Very informative commentary from the captain....More

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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Jenny, thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased to hear that everything was to you and your parties liking. It is very rewarding for us when we receive comments such as yours acknowledging our efforts to make your...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely lunch and afternoon on the Trent yesterday - the gorgeous weather of course helped. The Boat was really quaint - the staff were really pleasant and helpful and the food ( traditional Sunday carvery ) was good - exceeding my expectations. Nothing...More

Thank Padcock
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

We have just returned from a lovely 2 hour afternoon tea and cruise on the River Trent - all 12 of us, plus our driver for the afternoon, thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Thank you to all the staff onboard - we hope to return - again,...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Excellent trip with very friendly staff and lovely food - more than we could manage. Boat is a little tired but that didn't diminish our enjoyment.More

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Paul D, Owner at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We will pass your comments onto our crew who are always delighted to hear that their hard work is appreciated. We’re pleased that you enjoyed your meal – we certainly never like to send anyone home...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful trip on the Nottingham Crusader, a very enjoyable afternoon, cruising along the Trent partaking of afternoon tea and listening to expert commentary from the captain as we were travelling. All the staff extremely helpful and accommodating, right from the initial...More

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Paul D, Owner at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we love to receive feedback from our customers, especially when they've had such a wonderful time. I believe you were even lucky enough to get some nice weather! We're really pleased that you and your mum...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Very well organised and well set out. An excellent trip with very friendly and helpful staff. The 🍷 drink was varied and the 🥘 food exceeded expectations. Both my wife and myself had a throughly enjoyable afternoon and wouldn’t hesitate to return or recommend to...More

Thank Malcolm M
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Malcolm Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us on our Sunday Carvery. It is always particularly pleasing to receive feedback relating to the carveries as there is a lot...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

It was my first time organizing a social for a university society and it was an absolute success. They were very helpful in answering any questions I had which made planning the trip for 33 people much easier. The staff were very welcoming when we...More

Thank Ben F
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Ben. Thank you for your kind words, we are pleased that we were able to assist in making your party exactly what you were looking for and look forward to the pleasure of seeing you again. TRC

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had lunch on the Trent Lady with Father Christmas. The kids thoroughly enjoyed meeting a very lovely Santa. All the staff were very friendly and attentive. Food was nice and the kids presents from Santa were pretty decent too. A fun afternoon.More

Thank Carly L
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Hi Carly, thank you for your kind words, I must admit there's a kind of magic about the Santa Special cruises that brings out the very best from all concerned. From searching the skies looking for some sign of Santa, shouting so he knows where...More

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Thank you for contacting Trent River Cruises, we offer a diverse range of cruises at various prices. At this time of year the availabilty tends to change virtually hourly. May I suggest that you contact our office on 0115... More
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Thank you for contacting Trent River Cruises, we offer a diverse range of cruises at various prices. At this time of year the availabilty tends to change virtually hourly. May I suggest that you contact our office on 0115... More
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