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Broads Tours River Trips

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Address: Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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We went on a 90 minute boat tour today around the Broads and loved it. The kids (2&5) were entertained with the wildlife spotting and colouring, all supplied on board. We had a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Jeonju, South Korea
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice 1.5 hour boat trip on the Norfolk Broads with The Belle of the Broads. Good boat with little bar, toilets, and reserved seats for the disabled. Skipper gave an excellent running commentary on the local history and wildlife (mainly birds). Beautiful thatched houses as you leave the harbour. Paid car park and cafes near quay. Colouring sheet for kids.... More 

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Thank Mark F
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Mark F Thank you for joining us for a Broads Tours river trip during our 'Children go Free for February Half Term' special event, and for posting such a positive review about it. I will pass on your very kind comments to the skipper and crew. With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a 90 minute boat tour today around the Broads and loved it. The kids (2&5) were entertained with the wildlife spotting and colouring, all supplied on board. We had a beautiful sunny day, which helped us to see lots. The adults had a lot of fun dreaming about living in the gorgeous big houses along the route.... More 

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Thank Lindsey D
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Lindsey D What a lovely review, thank you so much. We are delighted that you all enjoyed the trip! Great to hear that you would definitely join us again, we look forward to welcoming you back. With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

Pontypool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely trip. Staff were helpful. Lovely scenery and wild life. Prompt departure and return time

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Thank chrisderby2341
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear chrisderby2341 Thank you very much for joining us for a Broads Tours river trip and for posting such a lovely review about it. We are delighted to hear that you had a lovely time. With kind regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

Boston, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

All Trip Advisors be advised as we have always booked our boating holidays through Hoseasons during for the past two years they have advertised an age restriction for not accepting over 55 year olds! Not wanting to be prejudice against, we decided to contact the boat hire companies direct, in this case - the Faircraft Loynes boatyard who do not... More 

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Thank Raymond S
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Raymond S Thank you very much for posting such a fantastic review! I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Norfolk Broads Direct boating holiday on board Fair Senator. Thank you also for the fantastic advice that you have given. I'm sure anybody considering a Broads boating holiday will find this very useful, especially the bit about boating being... More 

Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

This was the first day trip on our Christmas in Norfolk holiday and was most enjoyable. It was a cold but bright day and the boat was clean with all required facilities and very friendly and helpful staff. Our guide was amusing, very professional and had an expert knowledge, and love, of the wildlife and the flora/fauna of this extraordinary... More 

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Thank Sheila A
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Sheila A What a lovely review, thank you very much! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your festive cruise with us. I will pass on your kind comments to the Team. with kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This was one of many days out my family and I went on when we were on holiday over Christmas. We were a party of 10 with a 10, 8 year old and 18mth old. Once we were on the boat we were shown to a table with our name on (we had to pre book the cruise). We were... More 

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear lisalouauger Thank you very much for joining us on a Broads Tours Santa Cruise! I'm delighted that you all enjoyed the trip and found it to be 'worth every penny'. We had a lot of fun doing the Santa Cruises too! Thank you once again. From the Pixies and all at Broads Tours More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A choice of one hour, 90 mins or 2hr tours. Toilets on board and a bar. Tour guide and books to buy on board with no pressure selling

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Sharon S Thank you for posting this lovely review about a Broads Tours river trip that you took with us. Great to hear that you enjoyed the trip and our 'lovely surroundings'. We hope that you choose to visit the area again soon! With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

On a coach trip recently we visited wroxham, an old favourite place of ours!! We have been on the broads many times over the years and thought we "knew it all" but after our river trip on the Belle Of The Broads we didn't know half of it!!! Our skipper was Ollie and what he didn't know wasn't worth knowing!!!... More 

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Thank Kissy W
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Kissy W What a fantastic review, thank you very much! I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed the trip that you recently took with Broads Tours. I will pass on your lovely comments to Ollie and Marilyn. Thank you once more for joining us and hopefully you will visit us at your 'old favourite place' again soon! With kindest... More 

Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Awesome afternoon spent chugging along the river. Self drive really easy, anyone can do it and nice to be able to stop and sightsee whenever you wish. Take your own picnic and drinks or stop at one of the hotels along the way for lunch. Definately recommend

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Thank Elaine B
Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear Elaine B Thank you very much for posting this 'awesome' review! Great to hear that you enjoyed your time on board a Broads Tours self drive day boat! Thanks very much for the recommendation! With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours More 

Brighton
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49 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We did the last 2 hour trip of the seaon on 16th October - our wedding anniversary. Hubby is a wheelchair user. It wasn't a problem. Hydraulic lift got him on to the boat and there was a dedicated area for wheelchairs and carers. We had it to ourselves although the rest of the boats upper deck was full. There... More 

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this review

Dear PeeJay51 Thank you very much for posting this lovely review. I'm delighted that you chose to celebrate your wedding anniversary on the Broads! Wheelchair users are very welcome on board, the Queen of the Broads has a dedicated area on the back deck for wheelchair users and their parties. On colder days wheelchair users can go into the enclosed... More 

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