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For over 30 years, Captain Cook Cruises has been offering visitors Perth an unrivalled experience with scenic passenger cruises along the Swan River. Situated in the $440 million Elizabeth Quay precinct, they are conveniently located just a short...more
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Pier No. 3 Barrack St | A quick boat ride to Fremantle for a 4. 5 hour Walking tour, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Toby and his crew looked after my 62 staff from go to whoa. Once counted on Board the tea and coffee came out followed by cheese platters including those that catered for vegetarians and vegans. Also had beautiful mini muffins. Yummo. Then wine tasting- 4...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We totally enjoyed the ambience, unlimited wine and bubbly throughout the trip and the beautiful scenery, plus the lovely weather. Only comment was the misleading information on the website on the lunch menu, which was not exactly what was served, and the staff explained that...More

Thank jcjy77
SeaLinkWA, Front Office Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good afternoon "jcjy7" We are so glad you enjoyed the Upper Swan Lunch Cruise on Perth's beautiful Swan River. Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us, we hope to have you on board again soon! Kind Regards Paula

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun cruise with a very professional and fun staff that took us on a journey down the Swan River with food and wine tasting. Went to Mandoon Winery for lunch and more wine tastings. On way home we were treated to coffee and cake...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GrahamFamily09
SeaLinkWA, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon "GrahamFamily09" Thank you for your review. We really commend our excellent on board staff who make this Swan Valley experience unforgettable! The Mandoon Winery is one of the best in the Swan Valley and alongside our live entertainment on the way home, its...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the trip on line previously and picked the tickets up at the pier when we got to Perth. The staff were friendly and tea and coffee were included in the 45min informative trip to Fremantle. Once there, we boarded a waiting tram and was...More

Thank nickfreke
SeaLinkWA, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon "nickfreke" We're really happy you enjoyed this cruise, tram tour and lunch on board the return cruise. It's one of our most popular choices for tourists visiting Perth/Fremantle and as you say, does represent great value for money! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a lunch cruise from Perth to Fremantle. Well worth the money. Enjoyed the meal and the commentary!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tracy C
SeaLinkWA, Front Office Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Tracey, We are so glad that you enjoyed our lunch cruise and we hope that you will travel with us again soon! Kind Regards Paula

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this trip. The boat is luxurious and the food is scrumptious. Air conditioning is present and makes the trip very comfortable on a hot day. The views are spectacular as the boat cruises along the river. Large ships, exotic beaches and huge...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BLUE-EYED_DUDE
SeaLinkWA, Front Office Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback on our Fremantle Lunch Cruise. This is one of our most popular cruises, and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our boat, as well as the food and the scenery. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice long cruise down the river to Fremantle on a comfortable boat. We caught the morning trip down and sat inside and just watched the scenery go by but even then they were serving alcohol if you wanted it. Coffee was free though. There appears...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank rogerl044
SeaLinkWA, Front Office Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback on our Fremantle Explorer Cruise. We are glad that you enjoyed the cruise with us, and Fremantle is indeed a great place to visit whist in Perth. We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back on board with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trouble booking online (our fault) however quickly sorted by a quick phone call to the office. Picking up the tickets on the day was very efficient as everything in one place. Tea, coffee and mini muffins on the way up followed by a gorgeous cheeseboard...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Triciaalex
SeaLinkWA, Front Office Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We are so happy that you enjoyed your Swan Valley Gourmet Wine Cruise and we will be sure to pass your comments on to our boat crew, as well as to the staff at Sandalford Estate. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was a great trip . the crew were exceptional . there was an abundance of food and the drinks were never ending . this tour was well worth the moneyMore

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank peter j
SeaLinkWA, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Peter, Thank you for taking the time to review our Swan Valley Cruise! We agree it is an amazing way to relax and take in the sights - some not often see other than from the river! We take pride in providing great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time. Lunch was amazing company amazing Toby and staff where excellent. Entertainment by the crew was fantastic and Finnish’s off a spectacular day. Thank you Captain Cook cruising. Everyone should do this.More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Elaine C
SeaLinkWA, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Cook Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ahoy Elaine, Thank you for your fantastic 5 star rating on our Swan Valley Cruise! Its wonderful to hear you had such an enjoyable time on board the vessel and company of the crew. Thank you for cruising with us and we hope to have...More

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Pimjegg
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Response from 363bev | Reviewed this property |
You can email Captain Cook cruises which means you get the answer straight from the horses mouth.
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Ahoy! Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, our vessels for today have air-conditioning on board to keep our passengers cool and relaxed during the cruise. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any further... More
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SAKarimsheikh
3 August 2015|
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Good Morning SAKarimsh, Captain Cook Cruises WA offer three different lunch cruises every day. We offer the Fremantle Lunch Cruise, the Upper Swan Lunch Cruise and the Perth Famous Wine Cruise. All three lunch menu's... More
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