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Cambridge Chauffeur Punts

Cambridge Chauffeur Punts
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Enjoy the picturesque River Cam by lying back in a punt (small boat) and letting a driver or “chauffeur” negotiate the meandering waterway while giving a commentary on the passing scenery.
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Silver Street, Cambridge CB3 9EL, England
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+44 1223 354164
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

It might seem chaotic when they are busy but staff are very helpful and nice. We hired out punt privately for an hour and it was such a great experience. You do need to put deposit (bank card, licence,...) but their prices are really competitive.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RohamKarimi
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Pete was a top knowledgeable tour guide. Really enjoyable. Great opportunities for photos. Kept us entertained for the hour voyage...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RobD2952
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very unpleasant experience on 3 Sep 2018. While passengers were having private conversation which was totally unrelevant to our chauffeur, our chauffeur misunderstood some words and took it as disrespectful to him. He got upset, and wrong words came out of the chauffeur’s mouth. Our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cy20172017
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We are a group of eight people. We found this company just by chance. We couldn’t decide whether we should punt ourselves or hire a private boat. In the end we wanted a relaxing one, so we hired one private tour. Our guide was Noah....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ODS3
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I had arranged a private chauffeured pubtbtrip with my girlfriends and this company was great to deal with, they was prompt at replying to my emails and the chauffeur Keir was lovely and friendly, he was helpful aswell as a couple of the girls wanted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mechelle B
Reviewed 26 August 2018

If you are in Cambridge you should try taking a boat excursion down the river Cam especially if you are tired after shopping at local shops, or you are full after having a meal at local restaurants. Just buy a ticket, sit and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank KseniaLoveUBritain
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Coming here on a beautiful sunny July day and being toured with a very informative guide, who even had info on Kim Philby and the Cambridge spies of Trinity College. Very informative (I've read about 10 books on the subject). The less can be said...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been there twice now, once in April and once in July. Therefore I’d suggest to visit the town and do a punt outside of the busy summer months, e.g. during the first warm weekend of a year as we did. Why? With all the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mike_tours
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Wow wow wow! It has always been on my to do list to have a punt down the river Cam. (I was not disappointed) Me and my husband were celebrating our wedding anniversary in Cambridge and took the tour. It is a great way to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lauradora2014
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We had my 82 year old mother in law with us who was very unsure about getting in and out of the punt. She had no need to worry Cambridge Chauffeur Punts took over completely helping her into and out of the punt. The punt...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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hmmatillano
16 May 2018|
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Response from lauradora2014 | Reviewed this property |
You can just show up on the day and the team will happily see you onto a punt. We just showed up and was on a punt within less than 10 mins
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hmmatillano
16 May 2018|
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Response from lauradora2014 | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up on the day :)
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