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Salter's Steamers

Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4LA, England
+44 1865 243421
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No show one Father's Day

Having checked that the boat would be sailing during the week, we headed to Marlow on Sunday for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Father's day boat ride

Lovely way to spend Sunday afternoon on the river. We took a boat ride to Iffley lock round trip... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4LA, England
+44 1865 243421

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having checked that the boat would be sailing during the week, we headed to Marlow on Sunday for the first sailing of the day. The boat was there and there were no signs of any issues. 11 o'clock came and went and a kind gentleman...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely way to spend Sunday afternoon on the river. We took a boat ride to Iffley lock round trip took 40 mins. The staff were friendly and the ride was relaxing. Lovely fathers day treat as kids enjoyed too. Very scenic

Thank kaandSam
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hadn't been on the river for a long time, last time we took a boat out was on a break in the midlands years ago. We live in Oxford but decided as it was such a sunny day to do something a bit different and...More

Thank sarahlollipopsa
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Oxford for work I was commuting back and forth to Abingdon via taxi’s and trains, I opted to try the ferry home one night and was so happy I did. It was a 1.5 hour ride (clearly much longer than the other commuting...More

Thank KLynnB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We joined the boat trip at Sonning Lock and continued into Henley. Great commentary during the journey and staff were helpful, amusing and courteous. We then had a good three hours in Henley before jumping back on the boat for the return trip

Thank Drewreadi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife &myself went on this trip on Saturday on the 11.15 service to oxford we had a return ticket for almost £ 20 each of which we thought was good value we got stuck on the mud bank before we left and lost almost...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Luckily we had perfect weather for this trip. We booked for 11am, £8 per person. Our guide was informative. Very comfortable way to view the river Thames and it's interesting surroundings. Journey took about an hour.

Thank Rochris2015
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We did the 40 minute round trip down to Iffley Locks and back. Lucky to get a sunny afternoon, but as someone who rarely bothers with reviews I felt compelled in this case due to the most entertaining commentary by our guide Tom (or maybe...More

1  Thank DebGirl71
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We took a 40 minute boat trip from Oxford on the Constantia and really enjoyed the relaxing ride, beautiful views, friendly helpful staff at Salter's Steamers and interesting history and tour on the journey. Good value too. Members of the group ranged from age 4...More

Thank morg80
Reviewed 11 October 2016

As a party of 12 we recently hired the Constantia for a private river party cruise along the Thames, past Port Media and back past all the university boathouses. The circa 3 hour trip included buffet food and drink (both of good quality), and involved...More

Thank BosworthBattlers130
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Do you allow dogs on any trips
8 August 2016|
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Response from keefb2001 | Reviewed this property |
We had a guide dog so yes, but they of course and nit allowed to be refused Didn't see any other pets, perhaps give them a call