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Lancashire Canal Cruises
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“canal cruise”(83 reviews)
“afternoon tea”(197 reviews)
“sandwiches”(66 reviews)
We offer bespoke canal cruises along the Leeds & Liverpool canal that are designed to give our valued customers a fabulous experience. Our canal trips include a Breakfast (Full English) Afternoon Tea Canal Cruise, Evening tapas/curry/Lancashire Hot...more
| Ring o’ Bells Lane, Lathom, Ormskirk L40 5TE, England
+44 7391 904734
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All reviews canal cruise afternoon tea sandwiches lovely afternoon my mum strawberries local area food was lovely birthday treat enjoyable trip cake ring o bells afternoon cruise through groupon crackers local knowledge narrow boat
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Reviewed today via mobile

I decided to book this for my dad, as a birthday treat. Our skipper Mark was fantastic! He was very knowledgeable about the local area, I also got to steer the boat which was a great experience. Apparently - I was a natural! Food was...More

2  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a lovely way to spend a couple of hours on the canal. Something my husband and I have never done before. Food was lovely and the homemade fruity drink was delicious. Thank you Mark for being a great host, sharing lots of interesting history...More

2  Thank Eccleston2015
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a lovely time on-board the narrow boat with our captain Arthur who had interesting and witty facts about the canal we were ambling along plus with his assistance at the helm, I got the chance to steer the boat! a first for me!...More

3  Thank FreckJulz
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I had the afternoon tea for two bought as a gift and we were not sure what to expect. The crew were lovely and I even got a chance to steer the boat, the food was great (all from Booths lol) and...More

2  Thank caytiewightman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our afternoon tea on the Lancashire Canal Cruise was a lovely gift from a friend. Would highly recommend to anyone else, from our wonderful guide, Arthur, who was a real character, entertaining, friendly and informative, to the lovely afternoon tea and lovely views. We wouldn’t...More

1  Thank AngelaMaryTurner
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given this afternoon tea cruise as a gift and couldn't be happier! The food was fresh,tasty and more than enough. Arthur our captain was a little gem of information and humour, he really did entertain us all and we even learned some interesting...More

Thank l0rnap73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely way to spend a couple of hours on a lazy afternoon. We were two older couples sharing a day out. Mark, our skipper, was very knowledgeable about the history of the local area and it’s wildlife. We even managed to get a rare...More

1  Thank Wirralscousers60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mum arranged for us to go on the Lancashire canal cruise for an afternoon tea today for my birthday. We had a lovely time and really enjoyed it. Arthur the skipper was really friendly and gave a good lowdown of the area. We would...More

1  Thank Biscuit40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable 90 minute tour of the Leeds Liverpool canal on a comfortable narrow boat. The afternoon tea was plentiful and varied. Our skipper for the day Arthur, was very engaging and knowledgeable on the stretch of water we navigated. He pointed...More

2  Thank Simon C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was so unorganised, late starting and massively over crowded and everything was so dirty looked like it hadn’t been cleaned in months!

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5 July 2018|
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Response from LANCSCANALCRUISES | Property representative |
Hello, We have 3 cruises that are for 90 minutes as follows Breakfast Cruises on a Saturday/sunday mornings at 10am Afternoon tea go everyday at 12pm, 2pm and 4pm Hotpot cruise 6pm on a Wednesday and sunday evening All... More
6 June 2018|
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Response from LANCSCANALCRUISES | Property representative |
Hello, We do Afternoon tea cruises everyday at 12pm, 2pm and 4pm Breakfast cruises on Saturdays and Sundays at 10am Hotpot Cruises on a Wednesday and Sunday at 6pm. Tapas/Cheese and wine cruises on Fridays and Saturdays... More
27 September 2016|
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Response from 33Annie4343 | Reviewed this property |
Boat far to small as it is