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Scudamore's Punting Company

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Founded in the early 1900s, we are Cambridge's oldest and friendliest punting company. We founded pleasure punting in Cambridge and have hired boats along the famous College Backs and on the scenic route towards Grantchester village for over 100...more
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Scudamore Granta Place | Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RS, England
+44 1223 359750
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All reviews the river hot water bottles highly recommend this trip blankets provided interesting trip knowledgeable tour guide minute trip happy to answer any questions busy saturday mill lane great fun lovely trip information given sunny day college backs historical information punting company
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good with a lot of information on Cambridge and the Colleges. if you are in the city it is one of the things to do

Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great experience, friendly knowledgeable crew. Lovely experience. Blankets provided for chilly weather. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank millie009
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were fortunate to stumble on the beauty of Cambridge on our way back to London. A friend took us around the quaint streets, where we enjoyed a coffee and had a quick lunch. Then we had the pleasure of taking a punting tour down...More

Thank Teaforthought
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A peaceful 45 minute trip so beautiful so relaxing and so much good information about everything that is seen All the guides seem so knowledgeable

Thank JSN2014A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We perbooked the trip, as advised on here, so felt obliged to use it despite the adverse weather. We were glad we did. The experience was lovely and we had the added advantage of being the only two on board. The guys make the experience...More

Thank AndyandCheryl2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very nice punting tour with a knowledgeable punter. it was very important for is that this tour is dog friendly

Thank Dia G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely one hour punt . A little tutorial would have helped us as we found it had to punt And on way back we collided with others that held us up . When I went to pay they wanted an extra £6 . ( this...More

Thank CosmicAngela
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to wait in a queue for quite a while but I suppose it was nice weather on a Saturday evening so this is only to be expected! The trip was about 45 mins and the guide was very knowledgable about the area and it’s...More

Thank georgiawade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A 45 minute punt on the pretty river Cam on a sunny October day. Great experience. Tom was our punter - really knowledgeable & friendly. A relaxed and informal way to see some of the renowned buildings & bridges making up Cambridge University.

Thank Isabelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic trip down the River Cam with Scudamores. Our guide was very informative and pitched the talk about the history of the Colleges just right for our group of adults, teens and younger children. Really relaxing, enjoyable ride. We didn’t feel at...More

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23 July 2018|
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Response from SophieT2485 | Property representative |
Hello Sallylpswich, Thank you for your question. If you turned up on the day our station prices are £20 per adult and £18.50 per concession. However, if you pre-pay for e-tickets online, they are available at a discounted... More
Nicki C
22 September 2016|
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Response from SophieT2485 | Property representative |
Hello Nicki C, Thank you for your question. We are open every day apart from Christmas day, weather permitting. If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Sophie (Bookings Team)
Sze T
1 July 2016|
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Response from SophieT2485 | Property representative |
Hello Sze T, Thank you for your question. We have two departure points for our Shared Chauffeured Tours; Mill Lane and Quayside Station. The full address can be found on our website. If you have any other questions... More