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Afternoon tea for my Mum's birthday was very nice with a trip along the canal and a 15 min stop at... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
lesley k
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Lovely lazy afternoon

Four of us enjoyed the afternoon tea cruise, complete with a glass of pink 'fizz' as well as... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Pat B
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Unit 6,7,8 Osprey Place, | Guys Industrial Estate North, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 8TG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was bought by my daughter, it’s a 90 min boat ride with afternoon tea. The boat was lovely and clean but due to the heat “ too hot” to enjoy the food and leather chairs mean “ sticky “ moments. The “tea” was one...More

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Afternoon tea for my Mum's birthday was very nice with a trip along the canal and a 15 min stop at The Wharf included.Mark the skipper was very informative about the area and the history but felt cruise was bit rushed as there was another...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Peaceful sail for 90 minutes with afternoon tea. Phil and Di made the day with their banter as well as their informative talks. Great value for money ,really enjoyed it.Thank you.

Thank daveandcarolex
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Me and my mum went on this cruise at 12 o'clock on Monday 26th of June,it was a really enjoyable afternoon,Mark our captain was really helpful and very professional,we even stopped of a Burscogh Walf,very nice cruise especially with our request for no tuna or...More

Thank susanelizabeth441
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Seven of, plus baby, hired the whole boat with friendly Skipper John for exclusive use. We brought our own refreshing fruit, drinks and snacks on a perfect, sunny afternoon and hot water was ready in the urn when only tea will do. The boat takes...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Four of us enjoyed the afternoon tea cruise, complete with a glass of pink 'fizz' as well as unlimited tea/coffee and all you would expect in he way of sandwiches, scones and cakes. It was slightly cramped in the cabin and instead of individual tables...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Was a bit apprehensive about boarding but no problems at all. The crew were very informative, and amusing. The afternoon tea was lovely,fresh sandwiches and tasty cakes. I think that a little savoury added to the plate would not have gone amiss. Tea and coffee...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Bought vouchers for canal cruise and afternoon tea for our party of 7 who travelled over from the Isle of Man. The sun was shining and it was a lovely picturesque meander down the canal and back, full of useful facts relayed via the skipper....More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Booked this to celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary. We wee lucky to get brilliant weather Arrived 10 mins before boarding and we were lucky to be first on and were able to choose the front 4 seats Great hospitality from Julie and Tracey. Tracey later...More

Thank BlueMancunian
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this trip. Nuce crew. Lovely sandwiches and cakes plus plenty of tea or coffee. I took my husband as a surprise pre birthday present. We both thoroughly enjoyed the trip and the information provided.

Thank Val T
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700lizh
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Response from Sue F | Reviewed this property |
Yes toilet on board 😊
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Susan H
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Response from Stephen C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, my review covers the fact that we were very happy with the food on offer. The staff were very helpful and copious tea refills were on offer. Regards
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