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“day cruise”(17 reviews)
| Throught the states of New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from hiring Unforgettable 12 for a week from their base at Mannum. For 2 couples this vessel is perfect, 2 gorgeous cabins with ensuites, excellent kitchen, amazing refrigerator space, plenty of ice for our drinks plus the back deck wine fridge...More

Thank Leigh B
DiscoverMurrayRiver, Director at Murray River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear Leigh. The river is a beautiful experience and houseboating is magic. Nice one :-)

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a sealed road, up to the very end, then it’s 10 km of dirt road. Take caution when travelling through the forest, due to kangaroos, it’s not fenced. A tranquil caravan park, with peaceful surroundings. We stayed two nights. The owner is very welcoming...More

Thank moonshinelady43
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Have a great experience to see Murray river especially the scenic beauty at the time of sunset. It was the greatest moments in my life.

1  Thank SunseekerHouseboats
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We have just come back from a family cruise down the Murray River. I must say that the staff at Unforgettable Boats were extremely helpful. I couldn't fault them at all and we did have a lovely time spent with family cruising at our leisure...More

1  Thank Dartan28
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Technically the location is incorrect. These pics are of the Murray River but on Victoria side not NSW. This side is very beautiful and it’s so nice to walk along to this view. Gorgeous location Mildura bridge.

1  Thank Krystelzcwne
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a fabulous way to spend time with friends. This Houseboat holiday with All Seasons Holiday Park and Houseboats. The houseboats have EVERYTHING. On our "Pure Pleasure" houseboat every bedroom has an ensuite and TV with comfortable queen bed (oh there was a ridge down...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

4 couples in our early 60s have had a wonderful 4 days aboard the Unforgettable 11. The boat is in serious need of a refurbishment. what we read on the website and what we got was not quite correct. Carpets have holes in places sheets...More

Thank Sunshine742766
DiscoverMurrayRiver, Tourism Manager at Murray River, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi, we're sorry to hear about the experience you had with Unforgettable. Can we suggest you contact the company directly as it seems they don't have a Trip Advisor page and let them know your feedback as well. Glad you loved the Murray River though....More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

"Unforgettable", says it all Here is a fleet of houseboats operated by professional people. We stayed 3 nights on a comfortable, well maintained, and clean boat with everything, (except food and drink(but that could have been provided as well) Most pleasant and helpful staff, a...More

Thank John M
DiscoverMurrayRiver, Public Relations Manager at Murray River, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hey John, fantastic you had a great time on the Murray River. Thanks for the great review :-)

Reviewed 31 March 2018

We were very much looking forward to this 3 night trip on the Murray River until we arrived on the boat. We were put into a cabin right next to the generator which went all night. No change of getting any sleep. To be charged...More

4  Thank Kimberley W
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Hired houseboat New Horizons for 6 nights, once on boat 4 of us were all very pleased just the right size for the 4 of us, with 3 bedrooms, one ensuite and 1 bathroom good size kitchen, meals and lounge room. Such a relaxing cruise...More

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Noella R
29 June 2018|
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Response from DiscoverMurrayRiver | Property representative |
Weather in March is great. Tail end of summer. May is starting to cool down however there's generally little wind, the river is more quiet and great time to have small campfires if permitted. Both times are great we think... More
24 June 2018|
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Response from DiscoverMurrayRiver | Property representative |
Hi, perhaps the best thing is if you're on Facebook that you find the Murray River Paddlesteamers group and contact them. There's plenty of advice regarding paddlesteamers. Sorry not our expertise. Hope that helps.